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    East Kentwood senior’s throwback ID photo goes viral

    Tyra Hunt wanted to start her senior year with a throwback picture for her school ID

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    Rockford schools investigating football player illnesses

    The Rockford School District is looking into what made a group of football players sick.

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    Suspect charged in Sand Lake bank robbery, chase

    Edward Ray Lucas is accused of robbing the Independent Bank in Sand Lake Aug. 18

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    Muskegon Heights woman says abandoned home is eyesore, drives down property values

    MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. — A homeowner in Muskegon Heights reached out to the FOX 17 Problem Solvers about a neighborhood eyesore. Jean Lambouths says a nearby abandoned home near her residence on Leahy Street is decaying and falling apart, and the grass hasn’t been cut in years.   She’s lived in her home for 28 years and has watched homes in the area deteriorate. “It makes my property value go down,” Lambouths said.  “I had a realtor out here and he […]

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    Movies with your favorite celebrities you should never see

    Hollywood faces an eternal challenge: perfecting the science of moviemaking. To maximize profit and boost quality, moviemakers often pack their films with all-star casts, hoping to rake in revenue based simply on the power of famous names. Unsurprisingly, the cast is not the only key to a successful movie, and such a strategy often leads to the production of disappointing films, despite their stellar actors and actresses. In order to identify the poorest performing movies with the strongest casts, PrettyFamous […]

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    3 injured in Cannon Township crash

    The two-vehicle crash was reported at about 3:05 p.m.

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    White House disputes Apple’s position on iPhone hack request

    Although the CEO of Apple says an order from a federal magistrate could threaten the security of millions of iPhones, the White House doesn't see it that way

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    Family warns others after ice flies off vehicle, smashes windshield

    BYRON CENTER, Mich. — It’s a sound one West Michigan woman says she’ll never forget: the loud cracking noise as a piece of ice flew off another vehicle and struck the windshield of her car. “It just flew right into my windshield,” Kim Krupiczewicz said. The incident happened after Monday’s ice storms, Krupiczewicz was sitting in the passenger seat, while her husband drove her and her daughter, Macy, to Lansing for a college tour. She says when they pulled over she realized […]

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    Court of Appeals rules against former corrections officers in pot butter case

    KENT COUNTY, Mich. —  The Michigan Court of Appeals has ruled against Michael Frederick and Todd VanDoorne, two of four former Kent County corrections officers accused of illegally having marijuana butter. The court ruled that the original search and “knock and talk” procedures were legal, and threw out the officers’ argument. However, the Michigan State Police Crime Lab report in this case reflects the issue that FOX 17 has been investigating: that the pot butter was labeled “origin unknown,” opening […]