UPDATE SW Michigan Road Closings
Be ready for unexpected road closures through the day.
Battle Creek Downtown Street Closings
Sections of Jackson Street and Capital Avenue will be closed through the weekend.
Multiple Crashes Shut Down I-94 West Of Kalamazoo Friday Morning
I-94 has been closed in both directions in the Mattawan area, west of Kalamazoo.
The Silent Lead Contamination Crisis
The neighborhood group claims Kalamazoo’s lead problem is a silent pediatric epidemic.
Albion Murder Witnesses Needed To Step Up
Detectives with the Calhoun County Major Crimes Task Force are continuing their request for help solving the weekend murder of 23 year old Amonte Bowser of Albion.
Discounts For Veterans
A growing list of businesses and even some government offices are coming up with special discounts to offer veterans.
Will Battle Creek’s Mayor Be Selected Directly By City Voters?
Battle Creek City Commissioners are voting to move forward with a plan to let the city’s voters pick their Mayor, separate from city commission elections. Currently, the commissioners pick the mayor from among themselves. Commissioners are voting 7-2 in favor of the separate ma…
You Can Still Register To Vote Today
You need to handle your same day registration in person with your local municipal clerk, not at your precinct.
Battle Creek’s God’s Kitchen Needs Help
The hunger-relief charity, God’s Kitchen of Michigan, which services the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo area, is making an appeal for cash donations in support of its upcoming Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners.
Possible Voting Change In Battle Creek
The ongoing push to let Battle Creek City voters elect a mayor separate from the city commission is moving forward.