How much do solar panels save for Battle Creek residents in 2024?
Kalamazoo Police Dog Stabbed in Line of Duty, Assailant Faces Major ChargesRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
Surround Yourself With History at These 8 Marshall MuseumsAwesome MittenNewsBreak Contributor
New Car Wash Expected in ColdwaterBryan DijkhuizenNewsBreak Contributor
Urgent Manhunt Underway After Bank Robbery in Three RiversZap Break NewsNewsBreak Contributor
Jack in the Box is coming to Michigan
The first Jack in the Box in southwest Michigan will be in Battle Creek. The company announced five new locations planned for the state with franchisee Niraj Patel. The other Michigan restaurants will be in southwest and southcentral sections of the state, including Kalamazoo, Calhoun, and Kent, according to a press release.
Tekonsha man arrested following arson at Calhoun County home
CLARENDON TOWNSHIP, MI (WNWN/WTVB) – A 26-year-old Tekonsha man has been arrested for arson following a Tuesday fire at a Clarendon Township home in Calhoun County. The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Department says the fire was reported on N Drive South. The home was fully engulfed when firefighters from...
Great shows are coming to Kalamazoo this year
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – We’re all looking for great things to do indoors this time of year and Miller Auditorium in Kalamazoo has a great lineup of shows. Tracey joins us from Kalamazoo to talk about the shows coming up in March. Disney Princess: The Concert! –...
Battle Creek-area high school basketball standings through Feb. 22
Gull Lake3-47-13 Battle Creek Central0-71-17.
Kalamazoo Restaurant Is Already Being Taken Over By AI
The restaurant experience is one that many people have opinions on and is one that people are expecting to go a certain way. When someone goes out to eat they are expecting great food, great drinks, and exceptional service. Which these expectations have caused a lot of debate between servers and customers over tips and wages, but this may not be an issue for too much longer.
A Night of Patrol Turns Perilous: Calhoun County Deputies Targeted in Alleged Assault with a Deadly Weapon
A concerning occurrence that occurred late on a Friday night in the center of Calhoun County raised doubts about the community’s sense of security and faith in the ability of local law officers to patrol without being in imminent danger. At 8:14 p.m., Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Kever and Deputy Ayers were caught in the crossfire. What started out as a typical proactive patrol quickly turned into a terrifying confrontation with armed aggression. The events of that evening, their aftermath, and the wider ramifications for law enforcement and community relations are all covered in this story.
Iconic, Possibly Haunted, Michigan Castle Up For Sale
Want to own a piece of (possibly haunted) West Michigan history?. The iconic Henderson Castle in Kalamazoo, Mich. is up for sale. The majestic estate was built in 1895 by by Frank and Mary Henderson, who are rumored to haunt it still today. A successful businessman, Frank was the owner...
These 3 Restaurants in Kalamazoo Are Open Late to Satisfy Your Cravings
That's ok, you're in luck! Although the Covid-19 pandemic eliminated nearly all of our late-night dining options including our favorite 24-hour joints, you don't have to go hungry when a late-night cravings call. It's so disappointing that you can't even go grocery shopping anymore as most retailers like Meijer and...
Unleashing Battle Creek's Japanese Flavors: 3 Restaurants to Explore
This article presents a tour through three exquisite Japanese restaurants located in Battle Creek. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we encourage you to share your experiences in the comments section below!
Four Places to NEVER Eat in Kalamazoo
You don't have to be in Kalamazoo long to know the best craft breweries, best burger spots, or best sushi in town. But maybe avoid eating at these places at all costs. We know where to get the best burgers in the Kalamazoo area. We even know where to go when we want good Sushi in Kalamazoo. However, there are a handful of places you should avoid going to eat in Kalamazoo. If you disagree with any of these, I simply can't help you.
Life EMS becomes critical transport lifeline following West Michigan Air Care's end
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Life EMS and other health agencies are stepping up to cover patients who are in need of life-saving transportation. The emergency medical service was forced to come up with a plan after West Michigan Air Care announced they were ending all helicopter patient transport beginning in April, due to a decline in flights.
Ski-mask clad men break into marijuana dispensary in Calhoun County
CALHOUN COUNTY, MI – Police are investigating a break-in at a Calhoun County marijuana dispensary early Monday morning. Police responded at 5:20 a.m. Feb. 19, to Aim High Meds in the 15000 block of M-60 outside Tekonsha, east of I-69, for an active alarm at the business, according to the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office.
Kalamazoo Public Safety battles car fire at Bronson parking ramp
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Pillars of black smoke filled the air above Bronson's parking ramp in Kalamazoo Thursday afternoon. Public safety officers were called to the Vine Street parking ramp for a car fire, department officials confirmed to News Channel 3. More Kalamazoo: man convicted for 2022 murder of James...
Michigan's Best Local Eats: Duck Inn-Waddle Out Lounge
Ceiling panels display advertisements from Kalamazoo business inside Duck Inn-Waddle Out Lounge in Kalamazoo, Mich. on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2024. Many of the businesses on the ceiling of the lounge, which was founded in 1972, have since closed.Get Photo. 21 / 24. Duck Inn-Waddle Out Lounge. Ceiling panels display advertisements...
Kalamazoo Twp. Manager fired, accused of secretly recording closed meeting
Kalamazoo Township board members voted to terminate Township Manager Dexter Mitchell, who is accused of secretly recording a closed meeting.
Nominate Your Favorite Tattoo Shop in Southwest Michigan
You shouldn't choose your tattoo shop all willy-nilly. You might want your arms and legs covered in quality ink but you don't want to pay an arm and a leg to do so. Whether you are one of those rare people with just one or two tattoos, or you have more ink than bare skin, help us find the best tattoo artists in Southwest Michigan.
The 7 Best Places for Fish and Chips During Lent near Kalamazoo
Lent is upon us, which means on Fridays, many people in our community do not take part in eating meat, and will turn instead to veggies and seafood. It may not seem so hard to find some good fish to eat around town, but obviously, some places are better than others.
Battle Creek Board of Education Meeting: Teacher Contract, School Construction, and New Vehicles Discussed
On February 12, 2024, the Board of Education convened for its regular meeting, as previously reported by the Battle Creek Enterprise. The meeting, presided over by President Jeremy Pochop, started at 6:00 P.M. Board members Toby Thompson, Paul Kuchar, Tom Leathers, Tammy Bierman, and Sean Lindgren were present, along with Superintendent Jake Luhr and Principals Jeff Heimes and Curtis Childers. Two seniors also attended.
Athens, February 23 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Colon Community High School basketball team will have a game with Athens Jr-Sr High School - Athens on February 23, 2024, 18:00:00 CST.
10 Richest Zip Codes in the Kalamazoo Area
Do you live in one of the richest Kalamazoo area zip codes? Take a look at the full list. Stacker published a list of Kalamazoo area zip codes using data from the U.S. Census Bureau to find the richest zip codes. They are using median household income as the key metric. I was surprised to see Paw Paw and Augusta on this list.