Brad Carpenter graduated from Galesburg-Augusta High in 1971, and worked as a freelance photographer/writer, radio host and other assorted jobs. He is currently semi-retired and living the dream.
Kalamazoo Teen Missing
A Kalamazoo teen has been reported missing since Wednesday by a concerned family member.
Surveillance Cameras Alert Business Owner
Surveillance cameras paid-off in the capture of two burglary suspects. Kalamazoo police responded to the 2000 block of Palmer Avenue, around 10:30 PM Saturday night, after a business owner noticed two men in his repair shop on video surveillance cameras.
Multi-Vehicle Crash In Pennfield
Calhoun County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a multi-vehicle crash in Pennfield, shortly after 3 PM Saturday afternoon.
High School Fight Causes Lockdown
Kalamazoo Public Safety and Portage Public Safety sent a total of 20 officers to respond to a large fight that broke out, Thursday morning, at Loy Norrix High School.
Drowning Victim Identified
The drowning victim, who was pulled from the waters of the Kalamazoo River Saturday afternoon, has been identified.
Body Found In Kalamazoo River
A body was found floating in the Kalamazoo River, near Albion, Saturday afternoon.
Employee Beaten With Hammer And Robbed
A liquor store employee was attacked with a hammer and robbed early Sunday morning in Battle Creek.
Battle Creek Restaurant Robbed
A Battle Creek restaurant was robbed, shortly after 9:00 PM Wednesday night. A man entered the entered the restaurant and held employees at gunpoint with a chrome colored handgun.
Tree Crushes Occupied Truck
An ice cream truck was crushed by a large tree, in Kalamazoo Saturday afternoon, pinning the driver between the roof and the floor.
Second Person Dies From Injuries In Fatal Crash
Battle Creek City Police received word, Sunday evening, that the second victim involved in the fatal crash that occurred on East Columbia Avenue and Riverside Drive has died from his injuries.