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  1. Weather advisory: Ice, snow could slick up Thursday morning commute across West MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Absent from the winter weather headlines this week, West Michigan could see a bout of ice and snow early Thursday as a new system presses into the region. About 2 inches of snow is forecast from Big Rapids to Mount Pleasant as an Alberta Clipper system sweeps across the state, but icy conditions might make for a messier commute across the Grand Rapids metro area.

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  2. Southern Rock Racing Demonstrates Why Crawling Is for BabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Car & Driver

    ... of, well, you're only partly correct. Hillbilly Deluxe is owned and driven not by a hillbilly, but by a man from Big Rapids, Michigan, who owns a successful commercial-tire business and re-tread facility. The owner/driver roster is, in fact, ...

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  3. Two men arrested after fleeing deputies in Mecosta CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | UpNorthLive.com

    ... nship. They were both arrested and their names are being withheld till their arraignments in 77th District Court -Big Rapids.

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  4. Breaking the Silence advocacy group addresses mental health issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Central Michigan Life

    ... This included a day spent filling out a "love train" presentation with words of encouragement. Vice President and Big Rapids junior Katie Rae Louise, said the organization plans to travel to more schools and spread their message and to raise ...

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  5. 3 arrested after chase on Northland Drive near MorleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | MLive.com

    Mecosta County deputies said a 20-year-old Morley man, a 19-year-old Stanwood man, and a 62-year-old Morley woman are awaiting arraignment in 77th District Court in Big Rapids following the overnight incident on Jan. 24. According to the sheriff's department, deputies chased a vehicle down Northland Drive in Aetna Township near Morley Stanwood High School after the vehicle fled during a speed-related traffic stop about 10 p.m. The two men fled on foot after pulling into an Aetna Township driveway, deputies said. They were later found and arrested at a residence in Deerfield Township.

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  6. Local gamer creates mental match game that is growing fans, salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Northern Michigan News

    ... counties, sold out in no time. Soon, businesses like Patterson's Flowers, the Old Pioneer Store and Emporium in Big Rapids, Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids, Juneberry Cottage in Evart, Kel's Closet in Reed City and others began requesting more. Just ...

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  7. GFS overnight model runRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | WOODTV.com

    ... .11 inG.R. and .02" for Big Rapidsthe NAM has the most snow with 4.8" for G.R., 4.4" for Kalamazoo and 4.3" for Big Rapids. The GFS (car) has 2.7" for G.R., 4.9" for Kalamazoo and just 0.5" for Big Rapids. Not a big storm, but enough to freshen up ...

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  8. Ferris State claims 15th-straight win to stay atop GLIAC in high-scoring home winRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | MLive.com

    The nationally-ranked Ferris State University men's basketball squad kept its win-streak alive and stayed red hot with an impressive 84-78 victory over the Northwood Timberwolves on Thursday night at FSU's Jim Wink Arena. The Bulldogs remained unbeaten in the GLIAC and stayed undefeated at home with the win before a crowd of 1,150 fans in Big Rapids.

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  9. Man allegedly fires arrow at officers; 12 chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WWLP

    A Big Rapids man is accused of trying to kill two police officers after he allegedly shot an arrow at them. The two Big Rapids Department of Public Safety officers went to Snyder's home at Apple Ridge Apartments on Friday afternoon to get his statement about a Jan. 10 assault at the complex in which Snyder was a suspect.

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  10. Big Rapids man tries to shoot cops with bow and arrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    In Big Rapids 27 year old Wesley Snyder has been arrested and is charged with assaulting police officers. Cops went to his home last Friday to talk to him about an assault he was suspected of committing.

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  11. Dr. Haller's Tip of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... at SVSU has been dismissed from the team after being accused in a stabbing early Sunday morning. A 27-year-old Big Rapids is facing 12 felony counts after authorities say he shot arrows at police officers while they were investigating an earlier ...

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  12. Police: Big Rapids man shot arrows at officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A 27-year-old Big Rapids is facing 12 felony counts after authorities say he shot arrows at police officers while they were investigating an earlier assault. Wesley Snyder was charged Tuesday with two counts of attempted murder, seven counts of felonious assault and three counts of felony assaulting/resisting/obstructing police.

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  13. Man accused of shooting arrows at police, faces life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | NewsCenter 25

    Wesley Snyder, a 27-year-old from Big Rapids, was arraigned on Tuesday on 12 felony charges that included attempted murder, felony assault, and resisting police. Snyder was a suspect in an assault earlier in the week and police came to his apartment in order to take a statement.

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  14. Police looking for pickup after driver runs into gas station building, washer fluid displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | MLive.com

    Police are looking for a pickup truck after the driver ran into a display of washer fluid and then into a Wesco Station in Big Rapids, causing damage. The crash happened about 10:55 p.m. Monday, Jan. 19 and caused damage to the gas station convenience store.

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  15. Man Arrested for Shooting Arrows at OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WILX-TV Lansing

    A 27-year-old Big Rapids is facing 12 felony counts after authorities say he shot arrows at police officers while they were investigating an earlier assault. Wesley Snyder was charged Tuesday with two counts of attempted murder, seven counts of felonious assault and three counts of felony assaulting/resisting/obstructing police.

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  16. Man Behind Bars After Attempt To Kill Two Police OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    A 27-year-old Big Rapids is facing 12 felony counts after authorities say he shot arrows at police officers while they were investigating an earlier assault. Wesley Snyder was charged Tuesday with two counts of attempted murder, seven counts of felonious assault and three counts of felony assaulting/resisting/obstructing police.

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  17. Mid-Point of WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WOODTV.com

    ... in West Michigan has come from lake-effect. Snowcover: 3" Grand Rapids, Lansing, E. Hastings, Saranac, Alpena, 4" Big Rapids, East Gr. Rapids, Walker, Paw Paw, 5" Wayland, Belmont, 6" Reed City, Grandville, Allendale, Kalamazoo, 7" Muskegon, ...

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  18. Assault suspect accused of shooting arrows at Big Rapids police, resisting arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | MLive.com

    A 27-year-old Big Rapids man was arraigned Tuesday on 12 felony counts after allegedly shooting arrows at police who were investigating an assault. Big Rapids Police officers on Friday, Jan. 16, went to Wesley Snyder's apartment to take a statement from him regarding a Jan. 10 assault at the complex for which he is a suspect.

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  19. Authorities: Man shot arrows at Big Rapids officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WOODTV.com

    A Big Rapids man is accused of trying to kill two police officers after he allegedly shot arrows at them. Two Big Rapids Department of Public Safety officers went to Snyder's apartment on Friday afternoon to get his statement about a Jan. 10 assault in his apartment complex in which Snyder was a suspect.

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  20. Man charged with attempting to murder Big Rapids OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A 27-year-old Big Rapids man is facing two charges of attempted murder after an altercation with Big Rapids Police Officers last week. Wesley Snyder allegedly shot arrows at the two officers with a bow Jan. 16 and charged at them, according to a release.

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