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After two decades on the radio in West Michigan, Robb became a traffic reporter in early 2006 and has been FOX 17’s roads scholar since 2008.

Born and raised in Southern California, he’s a Dodger fan. But he doesn’t surf and has never been in the movies. He did meet a few stars out there.

His first car was a 1966 Barracuda, but it sounds cooler than it was, due to dents provided by the previous owner.

As a driver, he adheres strictly do his ‘five-over’ rule: never drive more than five miles per hour over the speed limit.


Recent Articles
  • 12-17-14 Screen shot Koala fight

    Fighting koalas: Videos featured on FOX 17 Morning News

    Here is the December 16 collection of videos aired on FOX 17 Morning News: Koala fight These koalas seem to be having words, or honks, or whatever. - Best of 2014 Here’s an impressive compilation of YouTube video clips from the year. - “Get this stuff off my cage!” Territorial bunny clears owner’s stuff off its cage. -

  • Top 5 Santa Photo Fails

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    Work off your driving fine with community service

    LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Secretary of State’s office (SOS) has a new way to avoid fines incurred from minor violations: community service. A letter is being sent to some 168,000 drivers who qualify for community service due to a new law, according to an SOS release. But if your violation was anything like speeding or worse, don’t watch for anything in the mail. The Driver Responsibility Fee Community Service program only applies to such violations as “no proof of […]

  • 12-16-14 Screen shot mistletoe contraption

    The Mistletoe Kissing Contraption: Videos featured on FOX 17 Morning News

    Here is the December 16 collection of videos aired on FOX 17 Morning News: Mistletoe kissing contraption It turns out a lot of people are game to kiss a stranger. - Animated musical Christmas card This may be the wildest Christmas card yet created. - Tortoise rescue We love how the crowd got into this moment. - Dog waits for Santa We shared part of this vintage American Greetings commercial. Enjoy. -

  • Here’s Hillary! Pet adoptions are free at the Kent County Animal Shelter

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  • GVSU Annis Water Resources Institute research vessels (GVSU)

    GVSU researchers find more of invasive snail species in Lake Michigan

    MUSKEGON, Mich. — The faucet snail is spreading in Lake Michigan, and that bodes ill for water birds native to Michigan, says Grand Valley State University’s Annis Water Resources Institute. The snail, originally from Europe, carries parasites that kill ducks and coots. When the birds eat the snails, the parasites in the snails can kill the birds. But the snails are small and difficult to kill, said an institute release Tuesday. A map of where in the Great Lakes the […]

  • Little boy combs with electric razor

    4-year-old ‘combs’ his hair with electric razor: Videos featured on FOX 17 Morning News

    Here is the December 15 collection of videos aired on FOX 17 Morning News: “I’m combing my hair” Mom told Canadian television she heard some giggling and “it was pretty much past the point of no return.” - Hockey team conspires to surprise military family Here is a creative twist on the whole soldier-coming-home-surprises-family meme. - Corgis play tetherball And that says it all.

  • 12-12-14 Screen shot confused baby with twins

    Baby reacts to twins: Videos featured on FOX 17 Morning News

    Here is the December 12 collection of videos aired on FOX 17 Morning News: Baby confused by twins Three babies, two of them alike. This little boy has to be wondering how he got in between two versions of the same baby. - Dad has fun with baby’s face The title of the video says it all: “What happens when my wife leaves me alone with our baby.” - Racing Barbie Jeeps Guys will race anything. Here’s proof.

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    Ottawa County homeowner discovers fatal rollover crash in yard

    CROCKERY TOWNSHIP, Mich. — An early morning one-car rollover left a man dead Friday. Caleb John Schmidt, 23, of Spring Lake Village, was alone in the vehicle that rolled in the 10900 block of Leonard Road, said the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office. The crash was discovered by the owner of a home at 10979 Leonard road around  5:38 a.m., just east of 112th Avenue. Schmidt’s Chevrolet S-10 had pickup failed to make a curve, going straight instead. The truck went […]