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Commissioner Looks To Expand Battle Creek’s Distracted Driving Law
Commissioner Kaytee Faris says that while Michigan law prohibits texting while driving, it doesn’t prohibit any other activities with a cell phone.
Battle Creek Man Arrested Friday With Crack Cocaine In His Ear
A deputy pulled a speeding driver over, and began to notice something “emerging from his ear” as he was speaking with him.
Two Human Trafficking Victims Saved Following Battle Creek Investigation
Two Lansing men were arraigned January 11 following the investigation, which stemmed from a tip regarding drugs and prostitution at a Battle Creek hotel.
Over 400 Lbs Of Meth Smuggled In To Kalamazoo Over Two Years, Police Say
These arrests are the culmination of a six month investigation into the trafficking of methamphetamine into Michigan; it’s alleged that over 400 pounds of meth was brought into the area from California over the past two years, with a large portion of that product being manufactured in Mexico.
Battle Creek Apartment Fills With Smoke in Early Morning Fire
The Battle Creek Fire Department says they were called to an apartment building in the first block of S. 24th St. around 12:36am Monday, after they received reports that smoke was coming from a window.
Curbside Pickup Of Christmas Trees Begins In Battle Creek
The City of Battle Creek says that from now until February 1, Waste Management will be picking up Christmas trees from the curbside.
New Gift Card Scam Hitting Calhoun County Businesses
An employee of the business had received a call from someone pretending to be the corporate office, and said that they needed the employee’s help in an ongoing internal investigation.
Battle Creek Man Arrested, Charged With Possessing ‘Large Amounts’ of Child Porn
The Michigan State Police say Wednesday that they began their investigation after detectives were notified of a large amount of child porn being downloaded.
Urbandale Pizza Hut Catches Fire Tuesday Night
Around 8:41pm Tuesday, the Pizza Hut in Urbandale on W. Michigan Ave. reported haze coming from the heating vents and the building was evacuated.
Battle Creek Mother Sentenced For Child Abuse Denied Withdrawal of Guilty Plea
23-year-old Meghan Schug had entered the guilty plea earlier this year to first-degree child abuse, and was sentenced to between 25 and 50 years in prison. She wanted to withdraw that plea on Monday.