Grand Rapids

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No Relief From Snyder For Man Convicted Of Murder As Teen

Saulo Montalvo, who acted as a getaway driver, has spent nearly 20 years in prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2015

(Photo: Kent County Correctional Facility)

Man Pleads Guilty To Sexually Assaulting 10-Year-Old Boy Who ‘Wanted It’

The boy said Jason Michael Spencer was touching him inappropriately while the two were watching A Christmas Story.

CBS Detroit–07/17/2015


Fire Breaks Out At Grand Rapids Salvage Company

The fire is at PITSCH Companies near the intersection of Richmond Street NW and Alpine Avenue.

CBS Detroit–07/01/2015

The original Meijer store. (credit: Meijer Inc.)

Location Of Original Meijer ‘Thrifty Acres’ Gets Michigan Historical Marker

A Michigan historical marker now stands at the original site of the store from Midwest retailer Meijer that pioneered the idea of a shopping supercenter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2015

The ingredients for the preparation of pickled cucumbers. ( iStock Photo)

Farm Loses Appeal Over Status Of Cucumber Pickers

An appeals court agrees with a Grand Rapids federal judge who found that workers on a northern Michigan pickle farm were employees, not independent contractors.

CBS Detroit–06/28/2015

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Open Meetings Look For Input On Passenger Rail Train Routes

A public meeting will be held this Thursday night at the U of M Center on Woodward in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–06/15/2015

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Prosecutor: Man Imprisoned For 17 Years Wrongly Convicted Of Rape

Carter was nearly 17 in 1992 when he was convicted of first-degree criminal sexual conduct against a 10-year-old neighbor girl.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2015

Ken Holland (File photo)

Griffins Ousted From Playoffs, Do The Red Wings Have Their New Head Coach?

Is now the time for Griffins coach Jeff Blashill to be crowned head coach of the Detroit Red Wings?

97.1 The Ticket–06/02/2015

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands wave from the Noordeinde palace balcony on September 16, 2014 in The Hague, Netherlands. The Dutch King officially opens the parliamentary year by reading a speech outlining the government plans for the year ahead. (Photo by Jasper Juinen/Getty Images)

Netherlands King, Queen Visit Michigan As Part Of US Tour

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima landed in Grand Rapids on Tuesday morning, where children from Ada Christian School sang a Dutch-language song to them.

CBS Detroit–06/02/2015

King Willem-Alexander (L) and Queen Maxima (C) of the Netherlands tours a 'Global City Team Challenge' event to launch the 'Global Smart City Coalition' June 1, 2015 in Washington, DC. King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima are visiting the United States for three days, the first time since ascending to the throne. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Netherlands King, Queen Visiting Michigan As Part Of Tour

The king of the Netherlands and his wife are visiting Grand Rapids during a multi-day trip to the U.S.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2015