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Mecosta County

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Mecosta County Earns Certification As A Connected Community

Mecosta County will become the latest Michigan county to earn the designation “Connected Community” under the Connect Michigan initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/23/2013

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ORV Crashes, Rollovers Kill 3 In Michigan

At least three people have died in Michigan while riding off-road vehicles during the long holiday weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2012

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Police: Small Child Left Alone For 2 Days

Police say a woman left her 4-year-old son alone in Michigan for about two days to take care of himself.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2012

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3 World War II Era Grenades Found At Michigan Home

The discovery of three World War II-era hand grenades at a Mecosta County home caused a scare this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2012

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Verizon Expands 4G LTE Into Big Rapids

Verizon Wireless Monday was to expand its 4G Long Term Evolution network into parts of Mecosta County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2012

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Deer Hunter Fatally Shot By Brother

Authorities say a deer hunter was fatally shot in mid-Michigan by his brother, who was hunting nearby.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2011

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Two Boys Die In Off-Road Vehicle Crash

Authorities say two 13-year-old boys died when the off-road vehicle they were riding rolled on top of them in a mid-Michigan field.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2011

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Auto Shop Tirade Caught On Tape

The Mecosta County Sheriff is working on an arrest warrant for a woman accused of using a baseball bat to smash up a Grand Rapids area collision shop.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2011