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More Bad News for Road Vote

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued a statement today that is like the canary keeling over in the salt mine. It seems the Chamber is so underwhelmed by it all that it can neither endorse nor oppose the initiative

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Is Winter Over?

I was amazed today to see the temperature rise to 30 degrees. Quite a milestone considering the past few weeks and how brutally cold it has been. It was the coldest February in Grand Rapids and Flint too! Too many record cold temperatures were set around the state to even begin to recount them all here

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This Cold Does Not Stop The Portage Runners

About 800 runners braved the cold Sunday morning to participate in the third annual Portage Winter Blast Half Marathon and 5K.

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What Is The Real Issue, Lakeview?

As I was looking over the Battle Creek Enquirer website, a headline caught my eye: “Students of color still more likely to be punished” pertaining to the Lakeview School District in Battle Creek.

I thought I would be reading statistics or given examples of how a “student of color” was disciplined for an action, in which a stu

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Kalamazoo Broadcast Pioneer, Carl E. Lee Dies at 96

Longtime Kalamazoo broadcaster Carl. E. Lee died this past Sunday, it was announced today. He was 96 years old.

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Celebrate 10th Anniversary of The Kalamazoo Promise with Events Throughout 2015

The Kalamazoo Promise began ten years ago with anonymous donations funding full- tuition scholarships for Kalamazoo Public Schools graduates to any community college or, public university in Michigan. In it's first decade, The Promise has funded 4,000 scholarships.This year, some select private institutions were added to the options for KPS students.

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Is an Empty Holster at Kalamazoo College a sign of Racism?

Students who say they have felt threatened in recent weeks due to their race are taking those concerns to the administration.

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Suspect In Texas Township Fires Arrested

Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Deputies have a suspected serial arsonist in custody.

On Monday afternoon, Anthony Packards was arraigned on several charges, including three counts of fourth degree arson

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Competition to Determine Future of Silverdome

A competition is taking place to help determine what happens to the dilapidated Pontiac Silverdome in Detroit. 

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File photo credit: Kayla Kiley
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Suspect Arrested In Adult Store Fire

A suspect is in custody after an adult bookstore was burned down in Kalamazoo yesterday.

The Hollywood Nights store on South Westnedge Avenue caught on fire late Wednesday afternoon and was largely destroyed

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