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Michigan House Passes Bill Requiring Alcohol Funds For Abuse Prevention
House Bill 5085 was passed by the Michigan House of Representatives 104-3 on Tuesday, and it would require that if the Michigan Liquor Control Commission collected more money in a fiscal year than they did in the previous year, 50 percent of that excess money would need to be allotted to Michigan&ap…
UPDATE: Person Hurt In ‘Isolated’ Shooting That Closed Three Springfield Schools
The Battle Creek Public Schools say Thursday morning that authorities in Springfield let them know there was an active shooter situation in the area of Valley View Elementary and Springfield Middle School; as a result, the district made the call to cancel classes.
Family Fare Gas Station On Columbia Ave. Closes
As of March 30, 2018, the store is completely shut down, with even the letters removed from the sign above the entry doors. Signs were seen announcing the imminent closure the week before.
Dead Body Found Alongside I-94 During Rush Hour In Battle Creek
The Michigan State Police Marshall Post says they were called around 4:20pm Wednesday to eastbound I-94 near Capital Avenue, on reports of an unresponsive woman. When troopers arrived they found the woman in a ditch, and she was pronounced dead.
More Drone Regulations Could Be Coming To Michigan
The bills introduced Wednesday are sponsored by Republican Senators Rick Jones, Darwin Booher, Peter MacGregor and Tom Casperson
Demolition Begins On Battle Creek Michigan State Police Post
The City of Battle Creek has now begun to destroy the old Michigan State Police Post on Columbia Ave. and LaVista Blvd. Click through to see photos.
Marshall Teacher Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Student Tuesday
The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office says that detectives from their office as well as the Marshall Police Department began investigating sexual assaults against a 16-year-old girl that allegedly occurred in both Marshall, and Bedford Township.
Fountain of the Pioneers To Be Removed After Kalamazoo Vote
The Kalamazoo City Commission was in session for hours, and finally voted after 1am Tuesday, to remove the Fountain of the Pioneers amid complaints over its alleged racist iconography. After the 5-1 vote, the Fountain of the Pioneers will be removed sometime this year. A new location for the statue …
Embezzlement Accusations Hitting Former Kalamazoo Strong Staff
Last week, Kalamazoo County authorities obtained a warrant for 34-year-old Rachel Kaiser, after they believe she embezzled over $3,500 from Kalamazoo Strong by creating a credit card connected to the organization’s PayPal account.
Kalamazoo Authorities Find Body In Floodwaters Sunday
The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says that they were called to the 500 block of Riverview Dr. just after 11am Sunday, after someone said they saw a dead body. Police say they did find the “obviously deceased” man lying in the water, and recovered the body.