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    Backstage with HELLYEAH

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Ahead of their performance at Kalamazoo State Theatre on Thursday night, HELLYEAH took a moment to talk about their latest album, as well as their passion for aggression. Check out HELLYEAH on Facebook Additional credit to Entertainment & Media Consultant, Chris Petras

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    In Flames: Winning the Battle, as well as the war

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Before they took the stage at Kalamazoo State Theatre, we had a chance to sit down with In Flames to talk about the release of their new album, getting back out on the road, and the power of performing live. Check out In Flames on Facebook Check out the official In Flames website Additional credit to Entertainment & Media Consultant, Chris Petras

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    WMU fans invited out for community send-off as Broncos head to Ford Field

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Bronco fans are invited out on Thursday, to help send their undefeated squad off to the MAC Championship in Detroit. The Western Michigan Broncos are taking their perfect 12-0 record to Ford Field to face the Ohio Bobcats on Friday. There is a community send-off planned for early Thursday afternoon, as the team heads out. They are expected to pass through the central business district between 12:15 p.m. and 12:30 p.m.  Fans are encouraged to line Michigan […]

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    Grandville’s lipdub/mannequin — or ‘Mannedub’ — video will blow your mind

    Drones, lipdubs, mannequins — very impressive, Grandville Public Schools!  Be sure to watch all 9:30 of the video…it is worth it!

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    Dehumidifier recall expands following 450 fires, $19 million in damage

    The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the recall of millions of dehumidifiers sold under a variety of brand names this week. Below is the information on this particular recall. Gree dehumidifiers – The dehumidifiers can overheat, smoke and catch fire, posing serious fire and burn hazards to consumers. 450 fires have been reported, causing an estimated $19 million in property damage. About 2.5 million units across several brand names — including Frigidaire and Kenmore — are impacted. Full refunds […]

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    Pedestrian struck in Grand Rapids; serious injuries reported

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A person who was struck by a vehicle early Tuesday morning suffered serious injuries, police say. It happened at approximately 7:10 a.m. in the area of Fuller Ave NE and Race St NE. Police do not have much information on the victim at this time, only that the individual has been hospitalized with what are described as serious injuries. This is a developing story.

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    Suspect suffers hypothermia hiding from police in lake

    EGELSTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — The passenger of a car stopped by Muskegon County deputies was recovered from Wolf Lake after they say he ran into the water while trying to avoid arrest early Tuesday morning. The sequence of events began when deputies were called to a possible domestic disturbance at 351 N. Michigan Street in Egelston Township, Muskegon County Sheriff Sgt. Eric Ridout told FOX 17.  A vehicle left the address when deputies arrived, but they stopped the car at […]

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    Good Samaritans pull driver away from flaming wreckage after fiery crash

    SOUTH HAVEN, Mich. — Three good Samaritans are being credited with saving a man who was injured during a fiery rollover crash early Monday morning. It happened at approximately 3:15 a.m. on the northbound ramp of exit 26 on I-196 in South Haven. Police say a tanker truck rolled over as the driver exited the highway. The truck was hauling 8,000 gallons and had started fire. The driver was found lying next to the cab. Three drivers who witnessed the crash […]

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    Masked suspect robs Kalamazoo gas station clerk at knife-point

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Police are trying to find a male suspect who robbed a gas station clerk at knife-point early Monday morning. It happened at approximately 2:55 a.m. at the Circle K located at 943 W. Lovell in Kalamazoo. Police say a male suspect wearing a mask walked in, threatened the clerk with a knife, and robbed the store. Officers attempted to track the suspect, but nothing turned up.  Anyone with information is asked to call police at 269-337-8994.