A Michigan man my whole life, I grew up in Holland and worked in Battle Creek for more than 10 years before finding a radio home in Kalamazoo. When I'm not on the radio you'll find me running, biking or reading a good book.
It Is Officially Spring in Michigan as the Soo Locks Open for 2019
The 1000' Great Lakes freighter Stewart J Cort was the first through the Soo Locks in the Spring of 2019.
Nailed it! Facebook Meme Accurately Describes Michigan Weather
As the old adage goes, "Don't like the weather in Michigan? Wait 5 minutes and it will change." This Facebook meme accurately sums up this time of year.
Don’t Forget the Oberon Day Donuts
Oberon Day is nearly a holiday in Kalamazoo and it's about more than just the beer. Start the day with Oberon donuts from Sweetwater's.
Pass the Popcorn- Capri Drive In Reveals Opening Date for 2019
We've moved the clocks, ice cream joints are opening for the season and now, it's drive in movie time as the Capri Drive In of Coldwater will open the gates.
Call it the ‘Freeway of Love’- Detroit To Name a Highway After Aretha Franklin
She's getting some R-E-S-P-E-C-T. The Michigan House of Representatives has approved a bill to rename a road for the Queen of Soul.
Life Sentence for Michigan Criminal Who Made FBI’s Most Wanted List
Just after Antawan Mims made the FBI's Top 10 wanted list for two Benton Harbor murders, he was captured. Now, Mims has been sentenced to life in prison.
Beautiful- The Carole King Musical Features the Songs You Grew Up Listening To
Think you can only name a couple of Carole King songs? You'll be surprised at how many hits you'll sing along to at this Broadway biography coming to WMU's Miller Auditorium.
Gull Lake’s Floating Grocery Store was the Ideal Way to Shop Circa 1915
In the early 1900's, a floating grocery store cruised Gull Lake, stocking the pantries of vacationers and lakeside dwellers alike.
Kalamazoo Showers KDPS with Support in the Wake of Downtown Shooting
KDPS responded swiftly and ended a situation that could have escalated. Citizens were also quick to show support for brave law enforcement personnel.KDPS responded swiftly and ended a situation that could have escalated. Citizens were also quick to show support for brave law enforcement personnel.
Now is the Time to Make Your Reservations for Summer Camping Trips at Michigan State Parks
Some of Michigan's most scenic state parks sell out every weekend during the prime Summer months. Find out how to claim your spot now.