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Athletic conference approves sanctions against college

June 26, 2017
| By AP
An athletic conference has announced sanctions against the athletic programs of a college in the region. Read More

19-year-old wins Meijer LPGA Classic

June 19, 2017
| By AP
Brooke Henderson made it a special Father's Day. Read More

Griffins celebrating Calder Cup championship

June 15, 2017
The Grand Rapids Griffins are champions of the American Hockey League. Read More

Nonprofit buys golf course

June 12, 2017
A nonprofit’s signature event will have a new home in 2020. Read More

Pro soccer impressed by Grand Rapids market

USL officials term on-site visit an ‘awesome’ experience.

June 9, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Grand Rapids “checked all the boxes” as a possible market for a team in the United Soccer League’s new Division III league, according to an official who recently visited the city. Read More

Meijer LPGA Classic teeing off

June 8, 2017
The Meijer LPGA Classic is teeing off with the strongest field in the event’s four-year history. Read More

Golf course completes $2.8M makeover

June 7, 2017
A local golf course has completed its $2.8-million renovation project. Read More

Griffins flying into Calder Cup Finals

May 30, 2017
The Grand Rapids Griffins are back in the Calder Cup Finals. Read More

Retailer hosting gold-medal winner

May 29, 2017
A Grand Rapids retailer will host a four-time gold medalist this week. Read More

Company fosters team building

Board Meetings stand-up paddleboard rental, yoga partnership aims to help businesses provide wellness and fun for employees.

May 26, 2017
Paul Boynton took up surfboarding while living in Florida. His then-co-worker would say, “Let’s leave work early and go have a ‘board meeting.’” The term came back to him years later as a fitting name for a paddleboard rental company. Read More