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.
Visit the Lost Michigan Villages of Port Lawrence and Vistula
Michigan was once home to two neighboring villages of Port Lawrence and Vistula. Today those villages are lost to us.
Two Suspects Sought In Kalamazoo Armed Robbery Monday Night
The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says that the two entered a business on Mt. Olivet Rd. around 10pm Monday, one armed with a handgun; the two jumped the counter and forced the clerk to the floor, and stole money and cigarettes before fleeing.
Read All About It: Battle Creek Books Is Leaving Battle Creek
File under non-fiction- Battle Creek Books is leaving downtown and moving East to Marshall.
Albion City Council To Consider Medical Pot, But Not Dispensaries
At the Albion City Council meeting Tuesday night, the agenda states that a 2nd reading and approval of the ordinance will be considered, and if it is approved it could be in effect by mid-March. Under Albion’s proposed ordinance, medical marijuana dispensaries would not be allowed, but up to …
HS Basketball - Bearcats Fall Short to Kalamazoo Central
The Battle Creek Central Bearcats were finally able to get their home contest with Southwest Michigan Athletic Conference rival Kalamazoo Central Monday after two rescheduled dates.