Miraculous Escape: Driver Emerges Unscathed as Vehicle Ignites in Eastbound I-94 Rollover CrashThe Bendr DailyNewsBreak Contributor
Suspect in Kalamazoo Hate Speech Graffiti Arrested in ArizonaNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
Gov. Whitmer Brings 138 Jobs to West MichiganMatthew DonnellonNewsBreak Contributor
Battle Creek Incident: Man Shot in Foot, Woman Arrested for Domestic AssaultNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
Denny’s Franchisee of Michigan Files Bankruptcy, More Closures PlannedHerbie J PilatoNewsBreak Contributor
Sunday marks one year since Kalamazoo County's Heather Kelley disappeared
PORTAGE, Mich. — One year after the disappearance of Portage mother Heather Kelley, authorities are still seeking justice in this case. Kelley was first reported and investigated as a missing person when the mother of eight disappeared Dec. 10, 2022. Her case has since been deemed a homicide. Homicide:...
Teenager and local resident die in early morning Kalamazoo crash
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Two people are dead after a two-vehicle crash early Saturday morning in Kalamazoo, according to the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety. In a Facebook post, KDPS said that it happened just before 12:30 a.m. on S. Westnedge Avenue and Garland Street near Whites Road. Missing: Sunday...
Merry and bright: Here are a few places to enjoy festive lights this holiday season
Whether you prefer taking a gentle stroll or a leisurely drive, there are plenty of places to enjoy holiday lights around the region. Here are just a few of the many destinations worth exploring this holiday season:. Calhoun County Fairgrounds. The Calhoun County Fairgrounds, 720 Fair St., Marshall, is once...
1 hurt in Kalamazoo shooting Saturday night
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — One person was shot in Kalamazoo Saturday night according to the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety. Officers responded to a report of a shooting near east Prouty Street and north Burdick Street around 7:30 p.m. KDPS said that there was one victim with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. It’s unknown what led […]
Kalamazoo's 3 beloved eateries close amid staff shortage, challenging times
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Within one week, two beloved Kalamazoo restaurants and one bakery have announced they’re shutting their doors. Godfathers Pizza on Cork Street will close Sunday, Boozaaijer Bakery on East Cork Street will close Dec. 23, and Oakwood Bistro on Oakwood Drive will close Dec. 31. Restaurant...
Dowling woman dies in Hastings two-car crash
HASTINGS, Mich. — One woman died and another was taken to the hospital after a crash in Hastings Friday, according to the Hastings Police Department. A 72-year-old Dowling woman had been turning onto West M-43 Highway at 11:20 a.m. when a 34-year-old Hastings woman heading in the opposite direction crashed into her car, police said.
Miraculous Escape: Driver Emerges Unscathed as Vehicle Ignites in Eastbound I-94 Rollover Crash
Comstock, Mich. - A potentially catastrophic incident unfolded on Friday as a vehicle rolled over on eastbound I-94, erupting into flames, reported Comstock Fire and Rescue. Despite the perilous situation, the 28-year-old driver managed a daring escape just before the vehicle became engulfed in fire.
Experience Authentic Mexico: 3 Plainwell Mexican Restaurants You Can't Miss
This article presents a guide to three Mexican restaurants located in Plainwell. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please feel free to share your comments below:
Police: 1 dead after crash in Hastings
A woman died Friday after a crash in Hastings, police say.
The Grinch in Delton
The Grinch cut down the Delton Home Town Christmas tree and hauled it to another road and left it there sometime during the night. The tree all decorated for the season was growing on the Delton School property near M-43. When discovered it was destroyed, members of the community planted a new tree in its place and decorated it.
Soil Friends fights back: Local farm sues township after being shut down
KALAMAZOO COUNTY, MI — Completely shut down for 10 months over a permitting issue pertaining to an event barn, a Comstock Township farm known for its hard cider is fighting back. Soil Friends, LLC, owned by Ben and Sarah Martin, filed a lawsuit in federal court on Friday, Dec....
Consumers Energy working to restore power in West-Michigan by Sunday
JACKSON, Mich. (WILX) - Many people were left without power at the top of the weekend after high winds blew through Michigan. Consumers Energy said on Saturday that crews are working through the night to return power to homes and businesses after a storm with high winds swept through the state. They said their goal is to restore power to all 50,000 customers by the end of the day Sunday.
These kalamazoo, MI based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to kalamazoo..
‘Hurry up, please’: Mass overdose 911 callers praised
The 911 calls from a Thanksgiving Day mass overdose in Battle Creek describe a frantic scene.
Weekly Safety Report: Second suspect trial, murder sentencing, and graffiti arrest impact Kalamazoo
This week in Kalamazoo, Michigan, three incidents were reported for the weekly safety report. These incidents include a second suspect heading to trial for an ambush killing, the sentencing of a man for a 2022 murder, and the arrest of a suspect involved in racist graffiti incidents.
Battle Creek landlord sentenced to life in prison after killing 2 tenants
Chad Allan Reed was sentenced to life in prison after killing two tenants: Jaclyn Lepird and Joseph Soule.
Kalamazoo man arrested after months-long investigation for having drugs, gun
Detectives seized a 9mm handgun, about two and a half ounces of fentanyl and around four and a half ounces of cocaine.
Battle Creek's Trio of Japanese Culinary Excellence: 3 Restaurants You Can't Miss
This article presents a selection of three Japanese restaurants located in Battle Creek. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we would love for you to share your experiences in the comments section below.
First week of December offers warmer than average temperatures
If you're wondering where the snow is this year, you aren't alone! This December has left West Michigan feeling warmer and less snow-y than usual.
Country vocal group "Home Free" to perform at Kalamazoo State Theater in 2024
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — The Kalamazoo State Theater announced the country vocal group, "Home Free," will be performing at the venue Friday, April 12, 2024. Early access, online-only tickets go on sale Tuesday, Dec. 12, at 10 a.m. while general public tickets will be available starting Friday, Dec. 15, at 10 a.m.