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Surfer Helps In Rescue Of 2 Girls From Lake Michigan

A red flag was flying at the beach, warning people of dangerous swimming conditions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2015

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Charges Filed In Crash At Michigan Coast Guard Station

A man has been charged with making a bomb threat and crashing his pickup truck through a gate at a U.S. Coast Guard station in western Michigan.

CBS Detroit–02/09/2015

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Coast Guard Credits Teen With Saving 15 From Pontoon Stuck In Lake

The U.S. Coast Guard is crediting a 13-year-old girl with helping to save a boatload of people.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2014

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Court Decision Reopens Lawsuit Over Sledding Death

A commission that oversees a park in western Michigan isn’t immune to a lawsuit by the family of an 11-year-old boy who died while sledding.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2014

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GR’s Blackford Capital Acquires Transformer Manufacturer

Grand Rapids-based Blackford Capital has announced the acquisition of Grand Haven-based Grand Transformers Inc., a designer and manufacturer of transformers and inductive components for the elevator, power quality, medical, instrumentation and energy industries.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2014

Woman Dies After Experiencing Rare Complication During Childbirth

Officials say the 34-year-old woman experienced what appeared to be an amniotic fluid embolism during the birth of her second child.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2013

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School Zone’s ‘Little Scholar’ Tablet Now Available

A West Michigan educational products provider has rolled out a $199 tablet computer designed for preschool and early elementary students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2013

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Grand Haven Firm Launches Kiddie Tablet

Grand Haven-based School Zone Publishing, a provider of children’s educational workbooks, flash cards and software for more than 35 years, announced the launch of the School Zone Little Scholar — a $199 tablet computer designed expressly for children with exclusive educational and entertainment content.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2013

Awards And Certifications From June 24

The latest industry awards and certifications earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2013

Coast Guard Rescues Toddler Who Fell From Pier

Witness on the scene told officials that the boy fell into the water after losing his balance on the pier.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2013