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#NotMyPresident protests fill streets in downtown Grand Rapids

Chanting “Donald Trump has got to go,” and “Love trumps hate,” protesters took to the streets of downtown Grand ...

Photo by Carolyn Muyskens, taken outside the entrance to the DeVos Place before the Monday night rally in Grand Rapids.
Trump wins presidency in historic upset, Michigan turns red for first time in 28 years

In the early morning hours of Wednesday, Nov. 9, Republican nominee Donald Trump surpassed 270 electoral votes to become...

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Trump and Clinton make final fight for West Michigan

West Michigan was a battleground during the final day before the election as both major presidential candidates held eve...

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Lehninger debuts as GR Symphony music director

Marcelo Lehninger was greeted by raucous applause the minute he stepped onto the stage last Friday to lead the Grand Rap...

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Third district House candidates clash in debate

Vying for votes on the coming election day, incumbent Republican Representative Justin Amash and his challengers, Dougla...

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Trump chases Grand Rapids votes with last-minute campaign stop

Donald Trump took the stage at the Deltaplex Arena just outside Grand Rapids around 1:20 p.m. on Oct. 31, nearly an hour...

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Flint water crisis: where are we now?

One year ago, on Oct. 2, 2015, Gov. Rick Snyder publicly acknowledged that high levels of lead had been reported in Flin...

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Film festival features feminist talent, topics

The third annual Feminist Film Festival took place this Sunday at Wealthy Theatre in Eastown, Grand Rapids. The event ho...

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Wolterstorff says “yes” to same-sex marriage

Nicholas Wolterstorff, professor of philosophy at Calvin College from 1959-1989, spoke publicly on homosexuality and sa...

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Poetry comes to life at Motionpoems film festival

“I think poetry is dead,” said Todd Boss, co-founder of Motionpoems, pausing briefly before he added, “just kiddin...