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Lowell routs Reeths-Puffer

MUSKEGON, Mich. (WZZM) -- Lowell broke open a close game with a 21-point third quarter and defeated Muskegon Reeths-Puffer 42-6 Friday night.

The Red Arrows, who led 21-6 at the half, improves to 4-0.

Max Dean had three touchdown runs and Gabe Stead caught a pair of touchdown passes for Lowell.

Evan McCreary had the Rockets' lone score, an 11-yard touchdown run in he second quarter.

Construction to close stretch of Alden Nash

LOWELL TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WZZM) -- Drivers in the Lowell area will want to know that a stretch of Alden Nash Ave. will be closed Thursday and Friday for construction.

The Lowell Police Department posted on its Facebook page Wednesday information about the closure, which affects Alden Nash from Grand River Drive to Cascade Road.

The posted detour has drivers taking Snow Ave., which is west of Alden Nash, to get between Grand River Drive and Cascade Road.

Workers are going to be putting a thin overlay on top of existing asphalt to extend the road's life.

Lowell RB up for Week #3 MVP

Lowell RB up for Week #3 MVP

The Lowell Red Arrows' Max Dean is up for the 13 On Your Sidelines MVP this week.

Voting is open until Thursday at Noon.

You can vote at this link: http://usatodayhss.com/2014/09/15/vote-for-mvp-of-week-3-13-on-your-sidelines/


WMU-Cooley Professor & Retired Brigadier Gen. McDaniel Participates in W. Mich. Day of Remembrance

WMU-Cooley Professor & Retired Brigadier Gen. McDaniel Participates in W. Mich. Day of Remembrance






GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – To honor all those who sacrificed their lives during the terrorist events of September 11, 2001, the Gerald R. Ford Council of the Boy Scouts of America and the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation and Museum hosted the 13th annual Day of Remembrance and Scout Salute from sunrise to sunset on September 11, 2014. WMU-Cooley Law School Professor and retired Brigadier General Michael C.H.

Schools with Unique and Flexible Learning Models Host Information Sessions

The new school year has arrived and some families may still be undecided on the best education option for their child.

My Town: Meijer to hire thousands ahead of holidays

My Town: Meijer to hire thousands ahead of holidays


WALKER, Mich.—  A Walker-based retail store is hiring thousands more workers ahead of the holiday season.

Meijer recently announced it plans to hire more than 10,000 additional employees for stores in five states. Nearly half of the new hires, approximately 4,800 people, will happen in Michigan. The additional employees are needed to cover duties newly opened stores, as well as the upcoming busy holiday shopping season.  Meijer opened or is opening nine new stores in 2014; the retailer plans to open additional locations in 2015.

The openings will be for a variety of positions, from cashiers to meat cutting.  The majority of positions will be part time and seasonal.  Interested candidates can apply online on Meijer’s website

Meijer currently operates 213 supercenters and grocery stores throughout Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky.

Lowell hammers visitors from Illinois

LOWELL, Mich. (WZZM) -- Lowell cruised to a 45-6 win over Hubbard (Ill.) Friday night in the annual Pink Arrow Game.

The Red Arrows stayed unbeaten at 2-0.