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Big Rapids,

city (1990 pop. 12,603), seat of Mecosta co., W central Mich., at the falls of the Muskegon River; inc. 1869. Agriculture and light manufacturing predominate, and Big Rapids serves as a shipping point for the region's grains. Extensive natural gas wells are nearby. Ferris State Univ., part of the Univ. of Michigan system, is in the city.
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In Michigan, Verizon Wireless' broadband network is also available across much of west Michigan, including Big Rapids, Battle Creek, Grand Rapids, Holland and Muskegon; southeastern Michigan; the greater Flint area; Lansing; Jackson; Mount Pleasant; Port Huron; Clare; mid-Michigan, including Saginaw, Bay City and Midland; and Traverse City.
The company said it will make 17,000 to 20,000 pairs of the overboot within the next year at its plants in Big Rapids, Mich.
Instead, they might be able describe how to use an immunoassay analyzer or separate plasma--that is, if they went to the Health Careers Camp located at Ferris State University's College of Allied Health Sciences in Big Rapids, MI.
Despite a total of just 15 at-bats over two seasons, Valencia catcher Rachel Mueller has committed to Ferris State, an NCAA Division II college in Big Rapids, Mich.
The United Association--officially known as the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing, Pipefitting and Sprinklerfitting Industry of the United States and Canada--developed its STAR certification program in conjunction with Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan, which has a prominent history of vocational education.
Jonathan Taylor, Ferris State University, Department of Languages & Literature, 820 Campus Drive, ASC 3027, Big Rapids, MI 49307; raylorj@ferris.
Bello Center for Information and Technology, Bryant College, Smithfield, RI; the Graduate Center Library, City University of New York, NY, FSU Library for Information, Technology and Education (FLITE), Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI; Middlebury College Library, Middlebury, VT; Campus Research Library, Nanyang Polytechnic, Singapore
There are certainly [many] students that feel Big Brother is Watching over them," says Joe Bouman, technology director at Big Rapids (Mich.
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