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BCPD Officer Involved Shooting Being Investigated By State Police
The City of Battle Creek is now saying that a shooting involving a Battle Creek Police Officer is now being investigated by state authorities. Authorities say that the shooting happened between 8:30am and 9am on Monday, January 22.
Kellogg’s Sued Over Religious Discrimination By Seventh-day Adventists
When the plant began requiring workers to work every other Saturday, two Seventh-day Adventist workers were fired, because they do not work on Saturdays.
Police Chase Through Battle Creek Ends In Crash
The Battle Creek Police Department says that they were called to the 200 block of Riverside Dr. around 3pm Sunday on reports of someone firing a gun inside of a residence. Their suspect had fled the scene in a vehicle before police arrived, and the vehicle was spotted shortly after.
City of Battle Creek Says Phone System Is Now Working Again
Around 8:30am Friday, the city said that their IT Department is working to fix this problem as quickly as possible. Until that happens, they say, citizens are asked to contact staff members by email.
Southwest Michigan Traffic Stops Prompt ACLU Letter To State Police
The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan is asking for the Michigan State Police to take a close look at how it conducts traffic stops. The ACLU says that they have been receiving several complaints from citizens about possible racial profiling while being pulled over on a stretch of I-94 in s…
KCC Offers Free Industrial Training For Battle Creek Residents
KCC says that applicants are now being accepted for the four week Kellogg Advanced Manufacturing Assembly program, which begins January 29. The KAMA program teaches manufacturing skills, financial literacy, and helps build job finding skills.
Athens Area Schools Employee Investigated For ‘Inappropriate Conduct’
The district sent out a letter on Wednesday, with district Superintendent Joseph Huepenbecker saying that school officials contacted law enforcement and child protective services after they learned of the possibility of inappropriate conduct by an employee.
$80,000 In Damage Done To Battle Creek Home In Fire
The Battle Creek Fire Department says that they responded to the 100 block of Pheasant Run around 5:40pm Tuesday, after a house fire was reported. The house was found unnocupied, and crew entered to put the blaze out.
Bills Allowing Hunter Pink, Strung Bow Transport Introduced In MI House
A package of bills introduced in the Michigan House Tuesday and co-sponsored by Battle Creek representative Dr. John Bizon would relax some hunting regulations. The primary sponsor for the bills is Rep. Steve Johnson from Allegan County.
Three Arrested After Chase Weaves Through Southwest Michigan
Three people are in custody after a multi-county chase through southwest Michigan. Around 3am Tuesday, a Van Buren County Sheriff’s Deputy attempted to pull over a vehicle in Bloomingdale for having an obstructed plate; instead, the vehicle fled east.