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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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Three Companies To Invest $24M, Add 403 Jobs In Michigan

The Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced approval of Michigan Business Development Program incentives to three companies planning expansions in the state. The projects are expected to generate up to $24 million in investments and add 403 new jobs in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2013

Good Samaritan Killed After Stopping To Help At Crash

Authorities say a good Samaritan who stopped to help after a two-vehicle crash in West Michigan was struck and killed by one of the vehicles involved.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2013

(Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Two $1M Powerball Tickets Sold In Michigan

At least two people in Michigan now have a lot of holiday cash, and some to spare.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2012

From left, Chris Foster, Leah Bauer and Preston Purdue.  (PRNewsFoto/Autocam)

Autocam Provides Three Full-Tuition Engineering Scholarships At GVSU

Autocam Corp., a precision manufacturer for both the automotive and medical industries, announced the three student recipients of the Autocam Engineering Scholarship during an award presentation at Grand Valley State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2012

Police believe these men are responsible for recent motorhome thefts in West Michigan. (Courtesy: Grand Rapids Police Department)

Thieves Target ‘Homes On Wheels’

Three 40-foot motorhomes have been stolen in the past month and a half, and police are seeking two men as part of an organized theft ring they believe is operating in West Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2012

X-Rite technology at work. Photo: X-Rite

X-Rite To Be Acquired By Danaher For $5.55 A Share

Michigan is losing another corporate headquarters, as Kentwood-based X-Rite Inc. announced Tuesday it would be acquired for $5.55 a share, or $525 million, by Washington, D.C.-based Danaher.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2012

X-Rite technology at work. Photo: X-Rite

X-Rite Reports Strong 2011 Fourth Quarter Earnings

The color technology provider X-Rite Inc. (Nasdaq:XRIT) announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2011.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2012

An earlier year's Pantone color palette rendered on a smartphone.

X-Rite’s Pantone Announces 2013 Colors For Home Furnishings and Interior Design

Pantone LLC, a subsidiary of Kentwood-based X-Rite Inc. (Nasdaq: XRIT) announced Pantone View Home and Interiors 2013, a trend forecast containing the nine key color and design themes for home furnishings and interior design in 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2012

X-Rite technology at work. Photo: X-Rite

X-Rite Launches NetProfiler 3.0 Software

X-Rite Inc. is helping customers to streamline their workflows with the next generation of its popular NetProfiler software that can verify, optimize, and certify handheld and benchtop spectrophotometers used at locations worldwide on a regular basis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2011

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