Community Updates: Friday, September 1

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 09-01-2023 under NEWS

State of Emergency for Kent County declared by Kent County Board of Commissioners, Office of the Governor On the evening of August 24, parts of Michigan's lower peninsula experienced severe storms. Around 8:00 p.m., tornado sirens began going off...

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Cleaning up after the storm: an interview with East Hills' Rachel Lee

by (Elizabeth Roger...)

Submitted 08-23-2016 under PLACE-MATTERS

Rachel Lee, Director of the East Hills Council of Neighbors started livestreaming a video on Facebook as soon as the tornado and storms had passed her area on Saturday, August 20, 2016, sharing news and warnings with her community as soon as she...

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Griffins join Oklahoma City tornado relief efforts

by (David V. Urban)

Submitted 05-24-2013 under NEWS

As the Grand Rapids Griffins prepare for tonight's opening game of the AHL Western Conference finals against the Oklahoma City Barons, the Griffins are also supporting relief efforts to aid the victims of Monday's tornado near Oklahoma City...

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