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Terry Ray Brooks Jr. (credit: Kent County Jail)

Trailer Park Manager Accused Of Ethnic Intimidation Of Black Teen

The manager of a mobile home park in western Michigan is accused of putting a 14-year-old boy in a choke-hold and using an anti-black slur.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2015

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Small Tornado Touches Down In West Michigan

The tornado hit early Tuesday morning in Bowne Township, about 15 miles southeast of Grand Rapids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2015

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Equipment Failure Knocks Out Power To 3,400 In Kent County

Consumers Energy says a mobile substation is being brought in due to the amount of time expected to make repairs.

CBS Detroit–06/13/2015

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58-Year-Old Bicyclist Dies After Being Hit By Vehicle

Authorities say the bike didn’t have any lights on it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2015

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625-Pound Michigan Man Sentenced To Prison In Fake Bomb Threat Case

Jeffery Klein pleaded guilty to making a 2012 bomb threat to a mobile home park where he lived.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2015

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Girl Dies In Golf Cart Crash Near Grand Rapids

The mother of the victims found the children trapped under the vehicle and contacted police.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2014

Man Convicted Of Killing Elderly Michigan Couple

David and Vivian Bouwman were shot in their Kentwood home in January 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2014

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Four Companies To Invest $35M, Add 285 Jobs In Michigan

The Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced approval of Michigan Business Development and Community Revitalization program incentives to four companies planning expansions in the state. The projects are expected to generate up to $35.4 million in investments and add 285 new jobs in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2013

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2 Face Charges In Sexual Assault Of 1-Year-Old

Authorities were investigating another case when they found a videotape that showed both suspects engaging in sex acts with the 1-year-old.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2013

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

Kent County Makes GIS Available Free To Public

Kent County Tuesday announced newly expanded public access to the county’s Geographic Information System, or GIS.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2013

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