Cold patch is used to fill a pothole in Grand Rapids. (Feb. 25, 2014)

GR road tax: How to fund repairs?

There’s no debate about the condition of Grand Rapids streets, but there is debate about where repair money should come from.

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Land opposes proposed min. wage hike

A spokeswoman says Republican U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land opposes Democratic legislation to up the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour.

FILE - This Sept. 20, 2010 file photo shows British actor Bob Hoskins arriving for the World Premiere of "Made in Dagenham" in London. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan, file)

British actor Bob Hoskins dies at 71

British actor Bob Hoskins, whose varied career ranged from “Mona Lisa” to “Who Framed Roger Rabbit,” has died aged 71.

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2 swords, BB gun stolen from home

St. Joseph County sheriff’s deputies are investigating a breaking and entering that occurred at a Mendon Township home Tuesday.