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  • Food and drink options ahead of ’15 VFW Coast Guard Celebration Bash

    GRAND HAVEN, Mich. — Chef Scott Zaggers of Superior Foods and Jason Papes of Miller Coors showcased some of the refreshments that will be available for those who attend the 2015 VFW Coast Guard Celebration Bash in Grand Haven this weekend. Below is all the information on the upcoming Bash.  Additional credit to Entertainment and Media Consultant, Chris Petras. The Grand Haven VFW, Tempstar Heating and Cooling and Bowen Heating & Cooling are hosting the 2015 Grand Haven VFW Coast […]

  • Video: ‘Raggedy Ann’ serves up acoustic performance

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The band ‘Raggedy Ann’ stopped by our studio for a performance on FOX 17 Morning News.  They will be performing at the upcoming 2015 Grand Haven VFW Coast Guard Celebration Bash this weekend. Check out Raggedy Ann on Facebook Additional credit to Entertainment & Media Consultant, Chris Petras

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    Woman killed in Oshtemo Township traffic crash

    KALAMAZOO COUNTY, Mich. — Police in Kalamazoo County are investigating a traffic accident that left one woman dead. The crash happened Tuesday night at the intersection of VanKal and Almena Dr. in Oshtemo Township.  According to police, a northbound vehicle failed to stop at the intersection, and was then struck by a westbound vehicle.  A passenger in the at-fault vehicle, identified as 37-year-old Cathy Sims, was killed in the crash. Alcohol is not believed to have been a factor in […]

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    Recall Roundup: Catcher masks, Arctic Cat off-road vehicles, and children’s animal sweaters

    BETHESDA, Md. — The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced a handful of new recalls this week, including products that parents of baseball players will want to know about. Below is the information on these particular recalls. Diamond Sports face masks — Stitching on the face mask’s harness can fail causing the mask to loosen or come off, posing a risk of impact injury.  About 10,000 units are impacted.  The firm has received 36 reports of the stitching failing on […]

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    Shots fired at Grand Rapids home, no injuries reported

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Gunshots rang through a Grand Rapids neighborhood for the second time this week, when a home was struck multiple times early Wednesday morning. It happened at around 3:20 a.m. near 800 McReynolds Ave NW.  Police say multiple gunshots were fired at a home there.  Witnesses reported seeing a car driving from the scene, but it’s not clear if this was a drive-by shooting. Nobody in the house was injured, and no suspects are in custody at […]

  • Video: Adorable young fans dance with Davis and help with the forecast

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — After sending us a video of themselves reading the news from a home-made anchor desk (available below), we invited two of our youngest fans to the studio.  Watch out, West Michigan…Olivia and Emily will be in your living rooms in no time!

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    Cigarette thief targeting retailers in Battle Creek area

    BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Police are warning retailers and store owners about an on-going string of cigarette thefts, as they hope to catch up to the person or persons responsible. Officers say a heavy-set woman in her mid-to-late thirties will walk into a retail location, and ask the clerk for multiple cartons of cigarettes.  When the clerk returns with the cartons, the woman will ask for one final carton.  As the clerk goes to retrieve it, the suspect grabs the […]

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    Video: Backstage with ‘Tesla’

    MT. PLEASANT, Mich. — They have some of the most iconic songs from the 80s, and before Tesla hit the stage at Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort with Def Leppard on Tuesday night, we were able to catch up with drummer Troy Luccketta. Tesla on Facebook Tesla official website Whitford St. Holmes official website Additional credit to Entertainment & Media Consultant, Chris Petras

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    Recalled: Children’s night lights sold exclusively at Target

    BETHESDA, Md. — The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the recall of thousands of children’s night lights sold at Target. Below is the information on this particular recall. Circo Night Lights (sold at Target) — The battery can overheat and cause the night light to melt, posing a fire hazard.  About 143,000 units are impacted.  The night light collection includes a pink hedgehog, a blue bird, a yellow rocket, an orange dinosaur egg, a white soccer ball, and a […]