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.
Man Arrested After Robbery
A 29 year-old Kalamazoo man was taken into custody following a strong armed robbery in the first block of West Van Buren Street in Battle Creek.
Abduction Claim Grows Cold
Battle Creek Police continue to investigate an allegation on an attempted abduction of a 10 year-old boy on November 10th in the 100 block of Winter Street.
Trailer Theft In Kalamazoo
Thieves made-off with a 12-foot flatbed car hauler from Ed’s Basic Car Rental in Kalamazoo, Saturday morning.
Attempted Abduction In Battle Creek
A 10-year-old boy was playing in his backyard, in the 100 block of Winter Street, at 7:00 PM Friday evening, when an unknown man approached him, wearing a ski mask.
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.