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Kayakers Rescued From Kalamazoo River In Emmett Township
Shortly after 9pm Saturday, first responders got a call from a man who said that kayaks holding him, another adult male, and two children tipped over into the water, and that he couldn’t see the others.
‘De-Barking’ Could Be Banned In Michigan Under New Bills
Two bills would make it a crime for veterinarians to perform a “devocalization” procedure on an animal unless it is deemed therapeutically necessary.
Nico’s Movie Review: ‘Book Club’ Is Inoffensive, And That’s A Problem
Book Club would have been much more interesting if it focused more on the actual lives of these women, as opposed to just their love lives.
Clinic For Opioid Abuse Treatment Opening Near Battle Creek’s Downtown
Recover Together Inc, a New Hampshire chain that operates opiate recovery clinics, has opened a clinic in the building at the intersection of West Michigan and Washington Avenues in downtown Battle Creek; this location is their first in Michigan. The clinic, which is private and charges $65 a week, …
Kalamazoo To Begin Accepting Medical Marijuana Business Applications
This year, the City Commission approved allowing medical marijuana facilities to open up within city limits consistent with state law, and the City Clerk announced Thursday that they are awaiting those businesses. The application period runs from June 7 to June 28, and no applications will be accept…
Battle Creek Man Facing OWI Charge For Golf Cart Crash
Just before 9pm Tuesday, Battle Creek Police Officers found a man pinned under a golf cart that turned onto its side at the Battle Creek Country Club. The 54-year-old told police that he had been attempting to drive to his home a short distance away.
Michigan Bill Would Allow Veterans To Get A CPL For Free
House Bill 5987, introduced Tuesday, would let veterans of the US Armed Force, Armed Forces Reserve, or Michigan National Guard apply for a concealed carry permit for free, waiving the $100 fee everyone else has to pay. Veterans could also avoid the $115 fee associated with renewing the permit.
Upton Lobbies Sec. of Defense For Battle Creek To Host Missile Defense
Representative Fred Upton from St. Joseph announced he had sent a letter to Secretary of Defense James Mattis, urging the selection of the Fort Custer Training Center as the site of the potential Continental Interceptor Site. In the letter, Upton says Battle Creek is ideal because of its strategic l…
DEQ Awards $1.25 Million Loan For Vicksburg Paper Mill Overhaul
The Kalamazoo County Brownfield Redevelopment Authority says Monday that the $100,000 grant and $1.25 million loan will help with environmental concerns.
Clothing Store Reopens in Lakeview Square Mall This Week
Urban clothing store Mpeccable Style is set to have their grand opening Tuesday, May 15, with items including jerseys, Rock Revival jeans, and custom made on site T-shirts for sale.