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  • K-Wings fight cancer at Lavender Ice game on Wednesday

    The Kalamazoo Wings are showing their support for those fighting cancer with a colorful twist at their next home game on Wednesday. For the first time in team history, the K-Wings will play a game on Lavender Ice in partnership with the NHL’s “Hockey Fights Cancer” campaign. Kalamazoo will host the Cincinnati Cyclones at 7 p.m. and all fans are encouraged to wear lavender. Don’t forget to check out their Lavender Ice Ticket Package. For more information, visit

  • Here’s a sneak peek of “Bodies Revealed” at GRPM

    The Grand Rapids Public Museum has brought back the massive popular Bodies Revealed exhibit featuring actual human bodies preserved and displayed in unique ways to portray how these miraculous machines function. The exhibition features real, whole and partial body specimens that have been preserved through an innovative process, giving visitors the opportunity to view the complexity of their own organs and systems like never before. Todd went over to the museum to get a sneak peek at the unique exhibit, and got […]

  • Stockard is looking for his forever home!

    Say hello to Stockard! He’s a 3-month-old Terrier mix puppy who’s ready to find his forever home! Pietro’s Dining for Dough (Weds 11/20, 5-10pm, Pietro’s Italian Restaurant On Wednesday, join HSWM at Pietro’s Italian Restaurant for a fundraiser! From 5 to 10 p.m. Mention Humane Society of West Michigan with the attached coupon to donate 10% of your bill to the animals! New Home November: Rabbit Adoption Special! HSWM is full of rabbits and they’re looking for new homes this November! […]

  • Spectrum Health prepares for 2020 Irish Jig

    Saint Patrick’s Day is only a few months away, but it’s not too early to start planning for 2020. Registration opens in a couple weeks for Spectrum Health’s Irish Jig 5K, which has been synonymous with St. Patty’s Day for 35 years. Spectrum Health’s Irish Jig will take place on Saturday, March 21 in East Grand Rapids. The race will begin with an 8:30 a.m. staggered start time. All ages and athletic abilities are welcome to participate in the race […]

  • Post a picture of your food to help Meijer’s Simply Give

    A Thanksgiving meal isn’t complete without pie. If you’re busy cooking a huge feast for your family or just really don’t want to spend time in your kitchen, Meijer has you covered. Meijer sells their famous pumpkin pie, caramel apple pie, and other fruit pies which are baked in-store fresh daily. Just for the holidays, Meijer is offering 11-inch pumpkin or apple pies so beautiful you’ll want to post pictures of them on social media. Meijer always works diligently to […]

  • Brighten your smile in less than 5 minutes with Power Swabs

    Did you know the first thing people tend to notice about you is your smile? There’s a way to whiten up those teeth conveniently in your own home. Lifestyle consultant Scott DeFalco talks about Power Swabs, a revolutionary teeth whitening system that can whiten teeth and get rid of stains in less than five minutes. There’s a special deal for Fox 17 Morning Mix viewers. Buy a Power Swabs kit and get 40 percent off your order, plus get free […]

  • Morning Buzz: 5 things to know for November 18

    1. At the age of 92, Stella Royce, a longtime community member and supporter of St. Cecilia Music Center has passed away. Stella Royce died Saturday and is preceded in death by her husband Chuck. They served St. Cecilia for more than 60 years as board members, committee members, campaign chairs and dedicated donors. The couple also helped build the Royce Rolls Ringer company. Stella will be the second recipient of the Helen DeVos Legacy Award in March. This award […]

  • Todd’s Weekend Adventures

    Jurassic Quest is the only dinosaur event that has true to life size dinosaurs. From the very small, to the gigantic, head to DeVos Place starting Friday afternoon at 3 p.m. to see more than 70 different species of dinosaurs. There will also be rides, games, science stations and more. The exhibit runs through Sunday. Buy tickets at   It’s a Mother-Daughter Thanksgiving Tea Party hosted by Children’s Creations Theater in Grand Rapids. Enjoy a morning of tea and treats, plus […]

  • Morning Buzz: 5 things to know for November 15

    1. Thousands of hunters are heading into the woods this morning for the first day of firearms deer season. The DNR’s annual forecast says overall deer numbers are low in the Upper Peninsula and buck sightings have been limited. But buck numbers appear on the upswing in the Northern Lower Peninsula, and they are abundant in many parts of southern Michigan. Remember, baiting and feeding deer remain illegal in the Lower Peninsula and parts of the Upper Peninsula, a policy […]

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