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Health Minister Supports Water Fluoridation

The use of fluoride in drinking water is debated around the world. Many experts believe it is an essential part of building strong teeth, while others think he side effects are too risky. In the UK, the health minister claims to support the fluoridation of tap water. How do you feel about the issue? Read… Read More »

  • Posted on: Feb 11 2016

Kent County To Test Water For Lead

The Kent County health department will be bringing in some new equipment to test the water for lead. Lead can be dangerous if consumed and many residents are worried that it may be in their drinking water. “Right now there’s a huge backup of testing at the DEQ,” said Allyson Chirio, lab manager at the… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jan 28 2016

Tips For Living In Grand Rapids

The people who live in Grand Rapids love it but they say outsiders my take some time to get used to it. The city is full of fun events, great businesses and different people and cultures from all around the world. Grand Rapids has something for everyone and gets many new residents every year. Those… Read More »

  • Posted on: Nov 18 2015

Grand Rapids Donors Raise Money For Christmas Tree

The Grand Rapids Art Museum was about to end their 9 year run of having a lighted Christmas tree. They said they were simply unable to afford the tree. Luckily, donors were able to raise enough money to save the tree and the event. An estimated $50,000 is needed to fun the lighting of the tree.… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 8 2015

Is Lake Michigan The Most Dangerous Great Lake?

Lake Michigan attracts thousands of visitors every year. Some are residents of Michigan and some travel many miles just to enjoy the fishing, watersports and breathtaking views. Although most people view Lake Michigan as a safe and peaceful place a recent study conducted by federal weather safety experts shows that Lake Michigan may be the most… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jun 22 2015