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Steps Every Michigan Driver Should Know If You Are In A Car Accident

This morning reports came in that a Calhoun County woman had crashed her vehicle into a swamp. Would you know what to do if this was you?

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Suspect Shot By Deputy

A Battle Creek man decided to take on a Sheriff’s deputy with an Airsoft gun, Wednesday afternoon, and he lost.

Authorities say a Calhoun County Sheriff’s deputy spotted a pick-up truck on Avenue A in Springfield that may have been involved in an armed robbery over the weekend in Bedford Township...

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Minges Brook Elementary Wins $25,000 Playground Prize

It took a while, but Bridgestone Corporation has picked the winners in their national "Fuel the Drive" contest.   The contest had students and supporters voting early and often on line, in an effort to beat out other schools and organizations vying for the prize...

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Did You Know That Michigan Has Its Own Groundhog’s Day Groundhog?

Our groundhog is actually "Woody the Woodchuck" and she (yes she) resides in Marion Township over on Michigan's east side.

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Gas Station Robbed In Battle Creek

The Battle Creek Police Department is investigating an Armed Robbery at the Citgo gas station in the 2400 block of West Michigan Avenue.

According to a press release, a man armed with a handgun entered the gas station, Sunday morning, and demanded money...

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Woman In Critical Condition Following Domestic Assault

A 45 year-old Battle Creek woman is in critical condition following an alleged domestic assault.

Battle Creek Police responded to the 100 Block of North Union Street, at 7:30 Sunday morning, to a report of a female that was seriously injured from a domestic related dispute...

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Can You Guess Where in SW Michigan Authorities Spotted Kangaroos?

Animal Control thought it was a prank call, but when they responded to the siting of kangaroos in a Michigan home's back yard, they found it was absolutely not a joke. 

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Should Kids in Michigan be Required to Learn Cursive in School? [Poll]

Back when we were kids, cursive was something you started learning in third or fourth grade. But, in recent years, schools have been less likely to teach cursive to kids.

A new bill in Washington would require schools to teach cursive, and we want to know - do you think kids in Michigan should be required to learn cursive in school?

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MDOT Holding Meeting To Discuss Roundabout On M-40 Near Paw Paw

According to the story at M-Live, Michigan Department of Transportation will hold a meeting to discuss construction of a roundabout on M-40 near Paw Paw.

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Pearl Jam + Friends Pledge $300,000 to Flint in Response to Water Crisis

Pearl Jam's has a long history of donating to charitable causes, which continues with their pledge to donate $100,000 to the United Way of Genesee County to assist Flint.

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