GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - The annual Turkey Drop is back for Thanksgiving, and we could not be happier about it. The frozen turkey drop off for Mel Trotter will be accepting donations at Celebration Cinema north to prepare for the holiday. Autism awareness for affected children and families is a major concern that is being addressed by "Connor's Friends". This is an awareness night including a musical therapist amongst other activities. The event is free, and is taking place at the Grand Rapids Children's Museum tonight. If you're interested in going, call now to RSVP as space is limited for this very well received event, 616-235-4726 ext. 204.
Republican Gov. Rick Snyder has condemned GOP National Committeeman Dave Agema's statement that gay people are seeking health insurance for same-sex partners because they are dying of AIDS and want free medical care.
The Republican-controlled Michigan Legislature has passed a law banning almost all abortion coverage from health insurance plans unless an additional policy is bought.
Thermotron Industries, a business that's been located in Holland for more than 40 years, was raided by the FBI Wednesday morning.