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.
Peter Tork & The Monkees: What Is Their Link To Battle Creek?
Peter Tork, songwriter and bass player for the made-for-tv rock band The Monkees, passed away Thursday in his Connecticut home from cancer at the age of 77. There is a link between The Monkees and Battle Creek.
Calhoun Sheriff’s Conduct Drug Raids
Calhoun County Sheriff Deputies executed a series of drug busts, early Wednesday morning, in the City of Albion and Sheridan Township.
Kalamazoo Police Nab Car Thief
Kalamazoo Police were traveling in the 400 block of West Michigan Avenue, early Sunday morning, when they were flagged-down by a motorist whose car was just stolen from a gas station at the intersection of West Michigan Avenue and Westnedge Avenue.
Fire Strikes Battle Creek Home; Firefighter injured
Battle Creek Firefighters fought a blaze in the 100 block of North Broad Street, shortly after 6 AM, Friday morning.
Michigan State Police Warn of Email Scam
A new cyber scam is striking across Michigan, attacking through Email, according to the Michigan State Police.
Person Of Interest Identified In Fatal Fire
Authorities have identified a person of interest, that could be connected to the fatal fire in Kalamazoo, Sunday, February 3rd, in Kalamazoo.
Hoarding Hampers Rescue Efforts In Fatal Fire
Kalamazoo Public Safety officers were called to a home, around 2:15 AM, in the 400 block of Wallace Street, to battle a blaze. Upon entering the home, they encountered heavy smoke with fire throughout the structure. The conditions quickly deteriorated and the fire fighters left the home to begin a d…
The Day The Music Died: 60 Years Ago 2/3/59
It was a snowy evening when the Beachcraft Bonanza took-off from the Mason City Municipal Airport in Mason City, Iowa. On board were three rock rollers who were destined to become legends, following the evening’s events.
Thermostat Restrictions Lifted Thursday At Midnight
Consumers Energy says Michigan residents can stop voluntarily lowering their thermostat as of midnight Thursday.
Accident Claims Two Lives In Battle Creek
A fatal car accident has claimed the lives of two people in Battle Creek Wednesday afternoon.