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Battle Creek Incident: Man Shot in Foot, Woman Arrested for Domestic AssaultNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
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Men’s Basketball: Ohio State routs Western Michigan 73-56The LanternNewsBreak 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:...
Battle Creek landlord sentenced for killing 2 tenants
A Battle Creek landlord has been sentenced for killing two of his tenants.
‘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: House Shooting, Inmate Suicide, and Domestic Fight in Battle Creek
This week in Battle Creek, Michigan, there were three incidents that required police attention. These incidents include a house being shot, an inmate suicide at the Calhoun County Jail, and a man shooting himself in the foot after a domestic fight. Fortunately, no one was injured in the house shooting, but the intended target was not the house. The inmate suicide occurred when a 40-year-old inmate hanged himself with a bedsheet in a shower unit. Despite life-saving efforts, the man passed away at the hospital. In the domestic fight incident, a 24-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to his foot. The woman involved was arrested for domestic assault.
A Gastronomic Journey: Exploring Battle Creek's Top 4 Mexican Eateries
In this article, we explore four delightful Mexican restaurants in Battle Creek. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below!
Crews break ground on new $20 million industrial facility in Battle Creek
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — The Battle Creek community celebrated the start of construction of a $20 million industry facility Friday morning. This is the second project in Battle Creek for Industrial Partners USA, according to Battle Creek Unlimited. Kalamazoo County facility:$20 million industrial facility to open in Portage. "I...
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.
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.
Section of Battle Creek Linear Park temporarily closed during repair work
BATTLE CREEK, MI (WNWN/WTVB) – — Crews for the City of Battle Creek are repairing the blue bridge along Battle Creek’s Linear Park for the next week. That means there is a temporary closure of the Linear Park along the Kalamazoo River, between M-37/South Bedford Road and Stringham Road.
Deputies: 3 cars stolen over 2 days in Homer
Calhoun County deputies say they have responded to several complaints of stolen Kias and Hondas.
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.
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...
Four cats die in Battle Creek house fire
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Four cats were found dead in the basement of a Battle Creek home Thursday morning. The house at 134 Pleasant Ave. caught fire around 3 a.m., according to the city fire department. Investigation:Michigan board strips convicted South Haven nurse of license for toddler's death. No...
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.
MI battle creek's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around battle creek.
Celebrate the Holidays with the Cereal City Concert Band's Christmas Concert!
🎄🎅 Get ready to jingle all the way! The Cereal City Concert Band's Christmas Concert, "The Most Wonderful Time of the Year!" is set to take place on Sun, Dec 10 from 3pm to 5pm. This festive event will be held at the Pennfield High School, Pennfield Road, Battle Creek, MI, USA 8299 Pennfield Road, Battle Creek, MI 49017.
Gourmet Guide: The 4 Italian Restaurants in Battle Creek You Can't Miss
In this article, we will be exploring four exquisite Italian restaurants in Battle Creek. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we would love to hear your experiences and thoughts in the comments section below!
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....
Battle Creek Public Schools Celebrates 17 Adult Education Graduates
This week, the Battle Creek Public Schools Adult Education Program celebrated the graduation of 17 students. Each graduate achieved a unique goal, such as earning a high school diploma, a GED, improving English language skills, or learning to assist a child with homework. The program employs certified teachers to guide adult learners.
Tragic Fire on Pleasant Ave Claims Lives of Four Local Felines
A fire broke out at 134 Pleasant Ave on December 7, 2023, as per incident report 08572. The fire caused significant damage to the single-family, wood frame house and is currently under investigation. The Battle Creek Fire Department, with Engine 4 as the first responder, attended the scene.