Brad Carpenter graduated from Galesburg-Augusta High in 1971, and worked as a freelance photographer/writer, radio host and other assorted jobs. He began working in radio at KRML, in Carmel, California. This was the radio station featured in the movie "Play Misty For Me", in which Clint Eastwood plays a radio D.J. who is stalked by a female listener. Brad is currently semi-retired, working at WBCK and living the dream.
Battle Creek Shootings; One Death And Serious Injury
A 42 year-old Battle Creek man was gunned down in the 300 block on Capital NE, early Monday morning.
Shots Fired During Battle Creek Road Rage
An incident of road-rage turned into a car chase with blazing gunfire. Calhoun County 911 received numerous calls concerning road rage in the area of Goguac Street near North 21st Street in Springfield.
Hail of Gunfire Injures Three
Battle Creek police responded to the area of East Roosevelt Avenue and East Goodale Avenue on the report of a shooting, late Saturday evening. When they arrived they found that three people had been shot at a party.
New Detention Center For Illegals Coming to Michigan
Geo Group Incorporated announced that it plans to reactivate its 1,800 bed North Lake Correctional Facility under a contract with the Federal Bureau of Prisons.
Harper Creek Snags Large Grant For Community Schools
Harper Creek Community Schools has been awarded a sizable grant to go towards school security.
Website Claims Kalamazoo Speedway Is Up For Sale – Is it Really?
A website lists the Kalamazoo Speedway for sale - but is it really?
Unresponsive Driver Comes To Life..Then Crashes Car
Calhoun County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call of an unresponsive driver, parked at the intersection of Harmony Lane and Sundown Street, around 11:25 AM Friday morning, in Springfield.
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.