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Paw Paw Public Schools closed Monday due to threat


Paw Paw Public Schools will be closed Monday, March 19 due to a threat.

Watch party set for Michigan teen appearing on ABC's 'American Idol'

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The 19-year-old Atlas Township resident will appear at 8 p.m. Monday, March 19 on the ABC reboot of the singing competition show featuring judges Lionel Richie, Luke Bryan, and Katy Perry.

Woman drives herself to hospital with gunshot wound to chest

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The woman was hurt about 3 a.m. March 18 in the 6000 block of Outer Drive, on the west side of the city, according to Detroit police.

Michigan will play Texas A&M after Aggies' big upset victory over North Carolina

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Michigan will play Texas A&M in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament after the Aggies big upset victory over North Carolina.

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After stint at Central Michigan, ex-Michigan QB Shane Morris eyes the NFL

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Morris played one season for the Chippewas, throwing for more than 2,900 yards and 26 touchdowns.

City-wide basketball league championships create Flint's own 'March Madness'

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"Kids in Flint need more constructive and fun things to participate in and this basketball league helped fill that void," said Flint Mayor Karen Weaver. "Each weekend the stands have been full with people watching and cheering the kids on,…


2018 Bay City St. Patrick's Day Parade photos, video

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Sunny skies and comfortable temperatures drew tens of thousands of people to Bay City for the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade.

First-year coach Mel Pearson leads Michigan hockey back to NCAA Tournament

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The Wolverines (20-14-3), a No. 2 seed in the Northeast Region, play No. 3 seed Northeastern at 4:30 p.m. Saturday in Worcester, Massachusetts.


Michigan WR Maurice Ways says he's transferring to California

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The wide receiver announced in November plans to pursue a graduate transfer.


Gas station robber to spend at least seven years in prison


He robbed the Shell Station on Apple Avenue on Easter morning.

Ashley Furniture opens 1st Grand Rapids area store


The retailer has moved into the former MC Sports storefront in Kentwood.


Multiple vehicle crash closes lanes of northbound U.S. 131


The crash happened around 2:15 p.m. Sunday, March 18.


2018 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring AWD: What we liked and didn't like

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The CX-9 manages to be suitable for the family with a seating capacity of seven, three-rows, a luxurious feel to the interior and comes loaded with new safety features.


Boil water advisory issued for Kalamazoo Township neighborhood


Kalamazoo's Department of Public Services has scheduled to repair a water main break on Shakespeare Avenue that will result in a temporary loss of pressure Sunday, March 18.

Powerball results for 03/17/18; did anyone win the $457M jackpot?

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In Michigan, eight tickets sold won $200 in the drawing.

Ann Arbor student Ari Mabry recognized for raising $16K for cancer research


The first thing 16-year-old Ari Mabry, of Ann Arbor, did after being named the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Michigan's Student of the Year was give away his prize.

2 people injured in rollover crash, alcohol believed to be a factor


The crash happened Saturday, March 17 on Highway M-60 near Reum Road in Cass County's Howard Township

Company proceeding with Nims School overhaul expects to open this year

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The request made by AvaSure, a Grand Rapids-area patient monitoring company, aims to amend its agreement with the city and clarify their plans


Watch Michigan's buzzer-beater over Houston set to the 'Titanic' theme

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It's the buzzer-beating shot college basketball fans can't stop talking about set to dramatic music. This is Jordan Poole's game-winner with the theme from "Titanic", Celine Dion's "My Heart Will Go On."


Jordan Poole's 28-footer at the buzzer sends Michigan to Sweet 16

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Michigan beat Houston on Saturday night.

Sunday, Mar 18

Live results for $455M Powerball drawing on 03/17/18

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The jackpot is on pace to be the eighth largest in the history of the game and has a cash option of $269.4 million.

Saturday, Mar 17

Detroit Country Day beats Jackson Northwest for program's 13th state title

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It feels like a true David vs. Goliath matchup in the final basketball MHSAA girls basketball game of the 2018 season.

Thanks to UMBC's upset of Virginia, Little Caesars will give away free pizza

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The lunch combo includes a 4-slice deep dish pepperoni pizza and a 20 oz. Pepsi branded drink. It's safe to say that Little Caesars wasn't expecting a No. 16 seed to beat a top-seed, and especially not in the UMBC-Virginia matchup.

Live results for $345M Mega Millions drawing on 03/16/18

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The eighth largest jackpot in the history of Mega Millions game kicks off a weekend of huge jackpots.

Friday, Mar 16

Holland public transit employee at center of embezzlement investigation: police


Police say one MAX employee may be involved with an embezzlement

Donald Trump Jr's wife is seeking an uncontested divorce, what that means

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Trump Jr. met the former model at a party in 2003.

Johnsonville recalls 109K pounds of sausage after plastic found inside product


Wisconsin-based Johnsonville has recalled 109,603 pounds of pork sausage that were shipped to stores nationwide due to the risk it's contaminated with "extraneous materials."

Thursday, Mar 15

Walmart expands grocery delivery services to more than 100 new US cities

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Walmart announced Wednesday, March 14 it would expand its grocery delivery service from six cities to more than 100 "coast to coast" by the end of the year.

Zingerman's Deli nominated for 'Oscars' of culinary awards

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It was 36 years ago, on March 15, that Zingerman's founders Paul Saginaw and Ari Weinzweig opened up a small delicatessen with a short menu of sandwiches.

How to avoid paying full price for Cedar Point tickets after another increase

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Cedar Point has increased ticket admission prices for the 2018 season, but you don't have to actually pay the full price.

Wednesday, Mar 14

Troy Police will soon have a police cat after reaching Twitter goal

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The Troy Police Department will soon have a furry feline cop after reaching a Twitter goal.

Northwest girls basketball tops Hamilton, advances to first state semifinal in program history


One of these teams was going to make history on Tuesday, it was just a matter of which one.

Wayne County to propose new regional transit plan Thursday

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Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans is planning to present a new transit plan to the Regional Transit Authority (RTA) board on Thursday, he announced at his State of the County address on Tuesday night.

Live results for $318M Mega Millions drawing on 03/13/18

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It might be a few days early, but lottery players across the country are hoping to cash in on the luck of the Irish.