Union St, Historic Bridge Park Closed Due To Flooding
The City of Battle Creek says that Friday morning. Union Street just north of Ivanhoe was closed, due to floods. Crews say that a storm sewer is backed up with water from the Battle Creek River. The storm sewer itself is clear, so the situation remains under monitoring.
Coldwater Man Shared Child Porn Via Social Media, Police Say
The investigation began after a complaint was received regarding the suspect’s conduct on a cell phone messaging app; a search warrant was executed to the 23-year-old’s residence on Wednesday, and the suspect allegedly confessed to molesting an elementary school aged girl.
Kalamazoo Deploying Sandbags to Deal with Record Flood
The Kalamazoo River is set to crest at record levels due to the Flood of February 2018. The city is offering sandbags to residents in an attempt to protect vulnerable property.
Obama Does a Nice Thing and is Slammed by the Left
I am happy to report that he has does something nice and because of that he is rewarded by the left by being degraded for his nice comments.
MI House Resolution Would Drastically Change State Legislature
Joint Resolution GG, introduced by Republican Martin Howrylak of Troy and co-sponsored by two Republicans and three Democrats, would change Michigan’s Constitution to completely do away with our current two-chamber legislature, and replace it with a unicameral legislature.
Heavy Rains Discharges Wastewater In Environment In Albion
The City of Albion says on their website Wednesday that an “unanticipated discharge of wastewater” has resulted, leading to partially treated wastewater "in its final stages of clarification" finding its way into the Kalamazoo River watershed.
Meet Up and Comers in the Governor and Senate Race
Are you looking for non-establishment candidates at both the state and federal level.
Battle Creek Police Officer Arraigned On Drunk Driving Charges
The City of Battle Creek says that Officer Chad Francisco was arraigned on drunk driving charges Wednesday morning, in Calhoun County. Authorities say that Francisco had been off duty and driving his personal vehicle early morning February 11, when he allegedly crashed into a utility pole in the Cit…
Flooding Closes Battle Creek Linear Path In Two Places Wednesday
The City of Battle Creek says Wednesday morning that the Linear Path under the Emmett Street Bridge near Wagner Drive, and under the West Michigan Avenue bridge in downtown, are both closed due to high waters. Barricades have now been put in place, and they will be removed when the water level lower…
How Billy Graham Spread the Good News in Kalamazoo
'America's Pastor' Billy Graham has passed away at the age of 99. Did you know he has an enduring Kalamazoo connection?
Battle Creek Fire Chief David Schmaltz On Leave Of Absence
The City of Battle Creek made the disclosure Tuesday, and said that they would not go into details about Chief David Schmaltz’s leave out of respect for his privacy; Schmaltz says that he is taking time to “focus on his personal well-being and consider his future options.” Schma…
Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and Wasted Taxpayer Funds
Talk about waste, fraud and abuse
Heavy Rain Causes Washout in Southern Calhoun County
The large amount of rain in the region has caused one of the first casualties on the Calhoun County roadways.