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  1. ALS walk in Grand Rapids brings out large crowd thanks to a Ice Bucket ChallengeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The ALS West Michigan Chapter held their annual walk in Grand Rapids on Sunday, with at least a third more in attendance than previous years. With the Ice Bucket Challenge taking over social media this past month, those affect by ALS said that they're grateful for the awareness.

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  2. Girla s 10th birthday wish to a pay it forwarda to Make-A-Wish MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., - Instead of presents, Aubrey Cohoon's only birthday wish on January 19th was to help sick kids have their wishes come true. The 10-year-old asked for donations to benefit Make-A-Wish Michigan, the state chapter of the national non-profit that grants about a wish a day to kids ages 2-18 that are facing a life-threatening condition.

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  3. Bedbug problem worse than you might thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- After being inundated with dozens of calls a day, a local exterminator says bed bugs are on the rise, but they can be stopped or at least slowed down. They say the problem is mostly because people don't know the correct ways to contain those pests, and its becoming a vicious cycle.

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  4. FOX 17 gains exclusive access inside jewelry store robbery investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The FBI announced they have a suspect in custody caught thanks to DNA evidence left behind at the crime scene. Michigan State Police invited FOX 17 into their rarely seen laboratories for an exclusive inside look at how it's all done.

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  5. Experts say, better corporate password policies neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Grand Rapids, MICH- A local IT company with big name clients like NASA, Lowe's and Rolls Royce says better security practices are needed at the corporate level, to avoid a massive data breach like we've seen at Target and now Home Depot stores. That includes better login and password procedures across the board.

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  6. Brother speaks out after Wyoming woman killed by suspected drunk driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    TYRONE TOWNSHIP, Mich.-The brother of a woman killed by a suspected drunk driver in Tyrone Township Wednesday night says his sister was on a date during the crash. According to the Kent County Sheriff's Department, Ana Escutia-Chavez, 25, and Jose Gavina, were driving West on 20 Mile when the driver of a pick-up truck, who deputies say had been drinking, blew through a stop sign and hit them.

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  7. Attempted Rolex robber captured; Jeweler expresses gratitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Later that day, three of the men are accused of robbing Tappers in West Bloomfield. Police said they got away with 130 Rolex watches.

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  8. Carrie The Musical comes to Grand RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    What was at one time known as the biggest Broadway flop has since been revived. "Carrie The Musical" got a makeover in 2012 and since has been hitting the stage around the U.S. Local director Rob Karel has been a fan of the Stephen King classic Carrie for years.

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  9. 2 Kids run away after stranger offers them a ride to school in Grand RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    It happened shortly after 7 a.m. on 5th Street on September 4. The children told their mother that a man in a red SUV pulled up to them, rolled down his window, and offered them a ride to school.

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  10. CWD Real Estate to host FOX 17 during ArtPrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ArtPrize 2014 is rapidly approaching, and the best way to see it is to wander around and get up close to the installments. We at FOX 17 will be doing that, but we'll also have a great fixed location to broadcast from daily: the PNC Bank building on Monroe Street.

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  11. 2 armed suspects on bicycles rob student of backpack, books, and walletRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Two suspects on BMX-style bicycles robbed a college student at gunpoint early Thursday morning, getting away with a wallet and a backpack filled with school books. The robbery happened at around 2:45 a.m. near the Tim Horton's on West Fulton in Grand Rapids.

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  12. Kalamazoo testing police body cameras, defense attorney supports new devicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Law enforcement in Kalamazoo is testing body cameras on their officers as agencies across the state look at increasing transparency. The Lowell Police Department has been using them since October and the department's chief said that complaints from citizens have gone down in that time.

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  13. ArtPrize 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The countdown is on for opening day of ArtPrize 2014, which begins Sept.

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  14. Salvaged items are considered gold for new Grand Rapids storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Perhaps you see it all of the time, too; a huge dumpster pulled up to a house or large building that's undergoing renovations.

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  15. How popular is a 12:30 P.M. school day start for high schoolers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The American Academy of Pediatrics released a study recommending that secondary schools start later to combat teen sleep deprivation.

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  16. Grand Rapids gas station owner calling upon other businesses to help keep streets safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The owner of a gas station in Grand Rapids is calling upon other business owners to help keep the streets safe.

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  17. Police: Women responsible for at least half of all Grand Rapids murders this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A man in Grand Rapids was stabbed to death by a woman Friday morning - and police say it's the second domestic-violence-related homicide in the city this year.

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  18. Billboard campaign aims to solve 2011 retirement home homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Silent Observer has teamed up with the Kent Metro Cold Case Team on a campaign to solve a 2011 homicide investigation out of Cascade Township.

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  19. Raffle to help GVSU student Chandler McBride lead an independent lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    As students gear up for the school year, Grand Valley State University Student Chandler McBride and family are working around the clock to raise donations for next week's raffle.

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  20. More Americans traveling for Labor Day; seeing lower gas pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    HOPKINS, Mich.- AAA says more Americans are hitting the road for Labor Day this year, the most since the recession in 2008.

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