The National Weather Service has issued a FROST ADVISORY for the following counties in West Michigan, effective Saturday morning through 8 o'clock: Kent, Ionia, Montcalm, Mecosta, Newaygo, and Oceana. Precautions should be taken to protect tender vegetation in the Advisory area. Cold air overnight Friday-Saturday could lead to scattered areas of frost. The threat will be over shortly after the sun rises and begins heating the atmosphere.  

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Reptile Weekend at Binder Park Zoo

Updated: Friday, August 1, 2014
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CALHOUN COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - This weekend Binder Park is celebrating Reptile Weekend.

Zookeepers are inviting the public to come slither down to see snakes, snapping turtles and toads.

The purpose of the weekend is to show everyone that reptiles aren't the creepy and dangerous creatures you may think they are.

The zoo says they hope to get rid of those myths and show how reptiles play a vital role in our environment.

Anyone wanting to check out Reptile Weekend can visit the zoo Saturday from 9:00 to 6:00 or Sunday from 11:00 to 6:00.

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