Category Archives: Ken Evans’ Blog Posts

Interview with Laughfest comedian Jo Koy

Sam interviewed Jo Koy who is Currently on his Break The Mold world tour and will be performing during the LaughFest festival at  DeVo’s Performance Hall Sunday, March 10th @ 8pm. For tickets go to: or Jokoy.comMORE

Breaking: House Fire In Grand Rapids

Firefighters in Grand Rapids are working to put out a house fire. The fire started on the porch of the home early Wednesday morning near the intersection of McReynolds Avenue NW and 7th Street Northwest in Grand Rapids. Much of that intersection is being blocked by firefighters and police officers while crews work to put…MORE

Round 2 of Snow and Strong Winds

We aren’t going to see a break anytime soon from this horrible winter weather! Another round of snow, blowing snow, and strong winds is expected tonight. Downed tree limbs and sporadic power outages are possible especially where accumulating ice fell this morning.MORE

Another Rough Commute Expected Friday

Accumulating snow, generally 1 to 3 inches, along with very cold temperatures and gusty winds, will create hazardous travel conditions across West Michigan.MORE

Updated Power Restoration Times

Via Fox 17: More than 152,000 Consumers Energy customers across West Michigan are still without power Friday, according to the consumers energy outage map. Consumers Energy says a majority of affected customers are expected to have their service restored by late Sunday but the hardest hit areas may not have power until Monday. Check the updated…MORE

Nearly 40,000 Without Power Across Michigan

Nearly 40,000 residents are without power as of 6am today, many of those are in West Michigan. To check the restoration times and outage map from Consumer’s Energy: TAP HEREMORE

Top Two Super Bowl Commercials In Grand Rapids

According to a very unscientific perusing of my twitter and facebook feeds last night, these seem to be the most popular Super Bowl commercials with West Michigan viewers last night. Do you agree? Backstreet Boys and Chance the Rapper for Doritos Game Of Thrones Take Out The Bud KnightMORE

Oberon Day Announced!

After this Polar Vortex whether you like winter or not we are all looking forward to spring and no more snow! Bell’s must have known that because announced in a tweet the release day of their beloved summer beer! No matter what the temperature is on March 25th, we’re drinking #Oberon. Mark your calendars and…MORE