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Weather hazards expected Saturday

3 days ago   |   By Wood TV

GRAND RAPIDs, Mich. - Hot and very humid conditions will build in on Saturday, setting the stage for some hazardous weather conditions across our area including heat difficulties, large waves at Lake Michigan and chances of strong to damaging storms in the afternoon.
LARGE WAVES
Humidity is set to rise this weekend which might draw people to Lake Michigan beaches to cool off! If you head to the lakeshore keep in mind swimming might not be great. Waves are expected to increase late Friday as winds kick in from the southwest at 10-15 mph.
The temptation may be large to head to the lakeshore...
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Perrigo: Downtown Grand Rapids HQ to include café, 'innovation den'

Perrigo: Downtown Grand Rapids HQ to include café, 'innovation den'

3 days ago   |   By Wood TV

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Perrigo is revealing what working for the self-care product manufacturer will look like when it opens is new offices in downtown Grand Rapids.
Perrigo broke ground on its new North American headquarters at the corner of Michigan Street and Monroe Avenue NW in April. The facility is located in Michigan State University's new Innovation Park, which will also include the Secchia Center, MSU Grand Rapids Research Center and Doug Meijer Medical Innovation Building.
( A rendering provided by Rockford Construction shows Perrigo's North American headquarters, which will be...
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New Grand Rapids Home for Veterans set to welcome residents

New Grand Rapids Home for Veterans set to welcome residents

3 days ago   |   By Wood TV

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Six years after a scathing report called into question the care given to veterans and their dependents at the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans, new hope has risen on the site.
Residents will soon move in to the home's new $63 million facility.
If the outside doesn't give it away, you'll notice a change when you walk into the new home, because it feels like one.
"This is the community center. This is where all of the neighborhoods feed into. Think of it as your downtown," Fred Schaible, deputy director of the Michigan Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, said as...
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