Janna is the midday host on WGRD. She's worked in radio as a promotions director, production director, and content creator for more than 15 years. Born and raised in West Michigan, she loves hitting up the beach and checking out all the great restaurants and bars in the area.
Michigan – Think Your Neighbors are Nosy? Study Says You’re Right
Think you've got nosy neighbors? It's not just in your head...
Michigan Location Voted in Top Ten For Best Fall Colors in the U.S.
One Michigan location is getting recognition for its dazzling leaf displays as the seasons change.
Michigan Location in the Running For ‘Best Wine Region’ in US
Have you visited this beautiful spot in Northern Michigan know for its stunning views and tasty wine?
New Restaurant to Serve Recipes From Closed Grand Rapids’ Eateries
Mr. Fables "Mr. Fabulous" Burger is coming back from the dead! Also - bocce ball! Yes, there is A LOT going on with a new Grand Rapids restaurant.
Historic House from Tom Hiddleston Vampire Movie for Sale in Michigan
Part comedy, part romance-horror, a Tom Hiddleston film was shot in Michigan about a decade ago - and the home from the movie is now on the market!
Gov. Whitmer Activates Michigan State of Emergency Operations Center Due to Winter Storm
With a blizzard warning in effect and a powerful winter storm moving through Michigan, Governor Gretchen Whitmer has activated the State Emergency Operations Center as of 1 p.m. Friday.
Michigan Police Hand Out Turkeys Instead of Tickets for Thanksgiving
Well this would be a nice surprise. Imagine instead of getting a speeding ticket getting a Thanksgiving turkey!
West Michigan Brewery and Restaurant Permanently Closing
After nearly a decade in business, a Grandville brewery and restaurant is shutting its doors for good.
UPDATE: Illness Killing Dogs in Northern Michigan Identified as Canine Parvovirus
Results from the additional testing facilitated by the MDARD and completed by the Michigan State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (MSU VDL) have revealed the illness impacting dogs in Michigan’s northern Lower Peninsula to be canine parvovirus.
First Ever ‘Local Spins’ Music Festival Celebrating Michigan Bands Kicks Off Next Week
The West Michigan-centric music website Local Spins is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a weeklong festival highlighting Mitten State musicians.
NFL Legend, Iconic Sportscaster John Madden Dies at 85
One of the most influential people in the world of football has passed away.
West MI School Principal Dresses as Darth Vader for Star Wars Day
May the 4th be with you, indeed! A principal at a West Michigan elementary school REALLY went all out for Star Wars Day.