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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Man with Alzheimer's missing in KalamazooAccording to Kalamazoo Police, Julius O'Bryant Jr. walked away from his residen
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted an hour ago
According to Kalamazoo Police, Julius O'Bryant Jr. walked away from his residence near the 500 block of W. Walnut St. and he hasn't been found. O'Bryant, 70, suffers from mid-stage Alzheimer's, and police and family have searched the area... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
13 On Your Sidelines: Week 5 schedule31 Athens at Climax-Scotts Battle Creek Pennfield at Battle Creek Harper Cree
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 hours ago
31 Athens at Climax-Scotts Battle Creek Pennfield at Battle Creek Harper Creek Belding at Wyoming Lee Benton Harbor at Kalamazoo Loy Norrix Berrien Springs at Comstock Bloomingdale at Marcellus Bronson at Concord Parchment 8 Buchanan... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
WMU residence halls named for former Detroit mayor, othersKALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) - Western Michigan University is naming residence halls f
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 hours ago
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) - Western Michigan University is naming residence halls for former Detroit Mayor Dennis Archer and two successful businessmen. The Western Heights residence hall complex will be known as Hall-Archer-Pickard West and... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Kalamazoo Police say semi-automatic gun pointed at store clerk during robberySurveillance shot provided by Kalamazoo D.P.S. KALAMAZOO, Mich. — The Kalamazo
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 hours ago
Surveillance shot provided by Kalamazoo D.P.S. KALAMAZOO, Mich. — The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says a bandit made off with cigarettes and cash after holding up a Circle-K convenience store Friday morning. It happened around 4 a.m. at... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan's best fall-color drives and when to gofrom Upton Road East Barry County • Hickory Road from M-43 to east near Gilmor
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 hours ago
from Upton Road East Barry County • Hickory Road from M-43 to east near Gilmore Car Museum West Michigan (Oct. 14-21) Kalamazoo County • Q Avenue – 10th Street to 12th Street, Texas Township • U Avenue – 4th Street to 8th Street, Prairie... Read more
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Swissinfo
These Two Brothers Are Helping the Blind, One Henley at a TimeThe women’s line, broadly, is called the Sighted Sister line for their sister K
Swissinfo / Posted 9 hours ago
The women’s line, broadly, is called the Sighted Sister line for their sister Katie, who did not inherit the disease. Kalamazoo, a forest green hooded long-sleeve T-shirt with a navy-and-green lining in the hood, recalls where they spent... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan's best fall-color drives and when to goto Cutler Road • Clark Road from Upton Road East Barry County • Hickory Road
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 hours ago
to Cutler Road • Clark Road from Upton Road East Barry County • Hickory Road from M-43 to east near Gilmore Car Museum Kalamazoo County • Q Avenue – 10th Street to 12th Street, Texas Township • U Avenue – 4th Street to 8th Street, Prairie... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
13 On Your Sidelines: Week 5 scheduleat Climax-Scotts Battle Creek Pennfield at Battle Creek Harper Creek Belding
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 13 hours ago
at Climax-Scotts Battle Creek Pennfield at Battle Creek Harper Creek Belding at Wyoming Lee Benton Harbor at Kalamazoo Loy Norrix Berrien Springs at Comstock Bloomingdale at Marcellus Bronson at Concord Buchanan at... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
13 On Your Sidlines: Week 5 scheduleat Climax-Scotts Battle Creek Pennfield at Battle Creek Harper Creek Belding
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 hours ago
at Climax-Scotts Battle Creek Pennfield at Battle Creek Harper Creek Belding at Wyoming Lee Benton Harbor at Kalamazoo Loy Norrix Berrien Springs at Comstock Bloomingdale at Marcellus Bronson at Concord Buchanan at... Read more
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MLive.com
KVCC wind turbine program still an industry leader after 8 yearsKALAMAZOO, MI -- Despite a push by President Trump to bring back the coal minin
MLive.com / Posted 15 hours ago
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Despite a push by President Trump to bring back the coal mining industry, wind energy is still a priority at Kalamazoo Valley Community College. The pioneering wind turbine technician training program has seen steady interest and... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Dr. Browne honored during U of M footballSchool, where he also received an advanced degree in orthodontics. Dr. Browne
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 16 hours ago
School, where he also received an advanced degree in orthodontics. Dr. Browne practiced dentistry and orthodontics in Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids. In 1968, he started developments in the nursing home, recreation and home health care... Read more
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MLive.com
Kalamazoo plans incentives to attract expansion of Newell Brands Inc.KALAMAZOO, MI -- Kalamazoo is competing to be the location where consumer and c
MLive.com / Posted 16 hours ago
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Kalamazoo is competing to be the location where consumer and commercial products maker Newell Brands Inc. expands its operations. Local and state officials are putting together incentives to inspire the Atlanta-based company to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Fall TV 2017: The 15 prime-time dramas and comedies we'll be watching — and whyKlepper of "The Opposition" on Comedy Central. (Photo: Mary Ellen Matthews) Wh
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
Klepper of "The Opposition" on Comedy Central. (Photo: Mary Ellen Matthews) Why we'll watch: Klepper, who hails from Kalamazoo, is a nice Midwestern guy with a smart take on current events, as he demonstrated recently on his astute Comedy... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Armed robber steals cigarettes, cash from Circle K in KalamazooKALAMAZOO, MICH. - A man robbed the Circle K in Kalamazoo at gunpoint, reported
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 hours ago
KALAMAZOO, MICH. - A man robbed the Circle K in Kalamazoo at gunpoint, reported stealing cigarettes and an undisclosed amount of cash. Around 4 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 22, officers were called to the Circle K on West Lovell Street on a report of a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Jordan Klepper finds humor on the alt-right with new Comedy Central late-night seriesshirt and a cowboy hat. Counters Klepper, "It's basically just broth!" Klepper
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 hours ago
shirt and a cowboy hat. Counters Klepper, "It's basically just broth!" Klepper, the former "Daily Show" correspondent from Kalamazoo, will be looking for the humor on the radical fringes on "The Opposition with Jordan Klepper." It premieres at... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Police searching for armed robbery suspectKALAMAZOO, Mich.– Police are searching for a man who they say robbed a convenie
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 18 hours ago
KALAMAZOO, Mich.– Police are searching for a man who they say robbed a convenience store early Friday morning. The robbery was reported around 4 a.m. at the Circle K convenience store on 943 W. Lovell Street. Police say the suspect entered the... Read more
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MLive.com
Police arrest 3 men in connection with 3 shootings in KalamazooKALAMAZOO, MI - A 21-year-old Kalamazoo man arrested Wednesday on drug and gun
MLive.com / Posted 20 hours ago
KALAMAZOO, MI - A 21-year-old Kalamazoo man arrested Wednesday on drug and gun charges was the last of three gunmen police say they were anxious to find and arrest this week. "They have all demonstrated their willingness to shoot," said Capt. David... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Kalamazoo police return bike to small shop one day after it was stolenKALAMAZOO, Mich. — Ryan Barber said Monday was a busy day at KZoo Swift. Custom
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Ryan Barber said Monday was a busy day at KZoo Swift. Customers were walking in and out of their small shop on Westnedge Avenue, where they rebuild and sell vintage and news bikes. However he remembers exactly when their black Del... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
WMU Football Announces 2020 Game at Notre DameKALAMAZOO, Mich.– Western Michigan University and Notre Dame have announced a c
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
KALAMAZOO, Mich.– Western Michigan University and Notre Dame have announced a contract for Western Michigan to play a football game in Notre Dame, Ind., on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020. WMU will receive a $1.175 million payout from Notre Dame for the... Read more
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MLive.com
350K Michiganders now in moderate drought as dry area expandsThe Drought Monitor has also doubled the size of the abnormally dry area in Mic
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
The Drought Monitor has also doubled the size of the abnormally dry area in Michigan. An area around Battle Creek, Kalamazoo, Marshall and southwest of Lansing are now in moderate drought. The Drought Monitor says the moderate drought area... Read more
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MLive.com
Tennessee trucker found not guilty in Michigan rape caseKALAMAZOO, MI -- A Memphis, Tenn. trucker has been found not guilty of kidnappi
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
KALAMAZOO, MI -- A Memphis, Tenn. trucker has been found not guilty of kidnapping and series of rapes on the side of a Michigan highway in 2008. A Kalamazoo County Circuit Court jury found Calvin Kelly, 60, not guilty of three counts of first-degree... Read more
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MLive.com
Jury convicts Kalamazoo man of child abuse, assault for 'whippings'Brandon Parr, 35, of Kalamazoo, was found guilty by a Kalamazoo County Circuit
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
Brandon Parr, 35, of Kalamazoo, was found guilty by a Kalamazoo County Circuit Court jury Thursday of three felonies -- second-degree child abuse and two counts of assault with a dangerous weapon. He was found not guilty of a felony charge of assault... Read more
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MLive.com
Western Michigan to name dorm after former Detroit Mayor Dennis ArcherKALAMAZOO, MI -- Western Michigan University plans to name its new Western Heig
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Western Michigan University plans to name its new Western Heights residence hall complex after three alumni, including former Detroit Mayor Dennis Archer. Archer, who graduated from WMU in 1965, is joined by William Pickard and the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit Free Press marathon runner of the week: Donald Murphyis proud to partner with the following sponsors to offer a "Run, Recover, Rewar
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
is proud to partner with the following sponsors to offer a "Run, Recover, Reward" prize pack to each winner. Nite Beams, a Kalamazoo company specializing in LED products to keep runners safe during their runs, will be giving away $100 worth of... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Watervliet’s unconventional methods lead to winsare off to a great start averaging 57 points per game so far this season, Frida
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
are off to a great start averaging 57 points per game so far this season, Friday night comes their biggest test yet when Kalamazoo United (4-0) visits Panther Stadium. The Titans are pretty good on offense in their own right averaging over 40... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Murder trail of Todd Maneke now in the hands of the juryKALAMAZOO, Mich. — The murder trial against Todd Maneke is nearing its end. The
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — The murder trial against Todd Maneke is nearing its end. The jury heard closing arguments Wednesday from both the defense and prosecution. Now, Maneke’s fate is in their hands. Maneke has been charged with murder in the death of... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Meijer Scholar Athlete: Caden JackmanAthlete of the week. This week’s winner is Caden Jackman from Caledonia. Cade
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
Athlete of the week. This week’s winner is Caden Jackman from Caledonia. Caden is taking his skills and 3.9 GPA to Kalamazoo next year to play soccer for the Broncos. He plans to study business at Western. But right now he is leading the... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Study: Toledo ranks well in discretionary incomeis affordable.” Cities scoring even higher on the study’s 100-point scale incl
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 days ago
is affordable.” Cities scoring even higher on the study’s 100-point scale included Dayton, and Saginaw, Flint, Muskegon, Kalamazoo, Jackson, Ann Arbor, Detroit, and Benton Harbor in Michigan. Monroe even scored slightly higher than Toledo... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Court won't hear evidence dispute in Kalamazoo shootingsKALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) - The Michigan appeals court won't review a judge's decis
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) - The Michigan appeals court won't review a judge's decision about evidence in the case of a man charged with killing six people in the Kalamazoo area. Jason Dalton's attorney had asked the court to look at a decision about... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
State court won't hear appeal by Dalton's attorneyKALAMAZOO, MICH - The attorney for Jason Dalton, doesn't want statements he mad
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
KALAMAZOO, MICH - The attorney for Jason Dalton, doesn't want statements he made to police after his arrest to be used against him at trial. Dalton is charged with killing six people and injuring two in a shooting spree in February of 2016. On... Read more
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MLive.com
Faculty union contract approved by Western Michigan UniversityKALAMAZOO, MI -- The Western Michigan University Board of Trustees approved a t
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
KALAMAZOO, MI -- The Western Michigan University Board of Trustees approved a three-year contract Wednesday with the faculty union. The contract calls for 2 percent pay increases in each of the first two years and a 2.25 percent raise in the final... Read more
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MLive.com
Jason Dalton's statements allowed at trial, appellate court rulesKALAMAZOO, MI -- Statements accused Kalamazoo mass shooter Jason Dalton made to
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Statements accused Kalamazoo mass shooter Jason Dalton made to police in the day following the Feb. 20, 2016, shooting will be allowed at trial, the Michigan Court of Appeals decided. The Michigan Court of Appeals issued an order... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Appeals court denies Jason Dalton request to suppress statements to policeKALAMAZOO, Mich. – The Kalamazoo County Prosecutor says that the Michigan Court
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
KALAMAZOO, Mich. – The Kalamazoo County Prosecutor says that the Michigan Court of Appeals has denied Jason Dalton’s request to suppress some of the statements he has made to police from being used at his trial. Dalton is accused of killing six... Read more
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MLive.com
See Western Michigan's enrollment, demographics over decadeKALAMAZOO, MI — Western Michigan University released basic enrollment figures f
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
KALAMAZOO, MI — Western Michigan University released basic enrollment figures for the current school year during a Wednesday, Sept. 20, board meeting in Kalamazoo. Here's a look at enrollment and demographic information for each year of the past... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Hotel employee stabbed in KalamazooKALAMAZOO, Mich. – A woman has been arrested for allegedly assaulting and injur
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
KALAMAZOO, Mich. – A woman has been arrested for allegedly assaulting and injuring two hotel employees Wednesday afternoon. The incident happened at the Comfort Inn in the 700 block of West Michigan at about 12:30 p.m. Witnesses told officers that... Read more
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MLive.com
Closing arguments delivered in trial of man accused of murdering neighborKALAMAZOO, MI -- Todd Maneke was desparate for crack cocaine and out of options
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Todd Maneke was desparate for crack cocaine and out of options when he went to Alfred Minka's house in August 2013 in search of money and a car, Kalamazoo County Assistant Prosecutor Steven McLaughlin said. There, McLaughlin said,... Read more
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MLive.com
Western Michigan sees lower total enrollment, higher freshmen numbersKALAMAZOO, MI -- Western Michigan University announced Wednesday that total enr
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Western Michigan University announced Wednesday that total enrollment numbers have decreased since last year, but the number of freshmen and new students has increased. WMU President Edward Montgomery told the Board of Trustees... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Bakita and Book Week 5Mich -- It's Bret Bakita's birthday and he is celebrating by talking high schoo
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
Mich -- It's Bret Bakita's birthday and he is celebrating by talking high school football Jason Hutton. On the agenda: Kalamazoo United at Watervliet, Grandville at East Kentwood, Byron Center at Zeeland West and much more. Here is how the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
25 million fish added to Michigan waters this yearpounds. This hatchery stocked 49 sites (the majority located in the Great Lakes
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
pounds. This hatchery stocked 49 sites (the majority located in the Great Lakes). Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery (near Kalamazoo) stocked 1,164,008 fish that included yearling steelhead and spring fingerling Chinook salmon, as well as channel... Read more
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MLive.com
Woman gets probation in fiery gas station crash that killed manKALAMAZOO, MI -- A Mattawan woman who crashed her car at a gas station, killing
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
KALAMAZOO, MI -- A Mattawan woman who crashed her car at a gas station, killing a Kalamazoo businessman, was sentenced to probation Tuesday. Kalamazoo County District Court Judge Christopher T. Haenicke ordered Joan Sandra Temple, 75, to serve two... Read more
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MLive.com
Closing arguments expected Wednesday in Todd Maneke murder trialKALAMAZOO, MI -- Closing arguments are expected Wednesday morning in the murder
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Closing arguments are expected Wednesday morning in the murder trial of Todd Maneke, a Kalamazoo man accused of killing his across-the-street neighbor in August 2013. Testimony in the two-week trial wrapped up Tuesday afternoon.... Read more
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MLive.com
Law firm will move from downtown Kalamazoo to new offices in PortageKALAMAZOO, MI - The Honigman law firm will move out of downtown Kalamazoo early
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
KALAMAZOO, MI - The Honigman law firm will move out of downtown Kalamazoo early next year and become the first tenant of the latest of the Trade Centre Way office buildings off South Westnedge Avenue at I-94. The move will put the firm closer to the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Schuitmaker runs for AG, Treder Lang for secretary of statewho will choose their candidate at a 2018 nominating convention. The 49-year-o
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
who will choose their candidate at a 2018 nominating convention. The 49-year-old lawyer from Lawton, southwest of Kalamazoo, also billed her ability to defeat the eventual Democratic nominee — saying she won in counties Barack Obama... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Schuitmaker runs for AG, Treder Lang for secretary of statesenator and lawyer, is running for Michigan attorney general in 2018. The 49-y
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
senator and lawyer, is running for Michigan attorney general in 2018. The 49-year-old, who is from Lawton southwest of Kalamazoo, announced her candidacy Tuesday to succeed Republican Bill Schuette, who cannot run again for the office under... Read more
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MLive.com
Online predator targeted lonely girl, gets 60 years in prisonsix years in prison for sexual assault of a minor, was sentenced Monday, Sept.
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
six years in prison for sexual assault of a minor, was sentenced Monday, Sept. 18, by U.S. District Judge Paul Maloney in Kalamazoo. Maloney handed down the lengthy sentence to protect other children. Walling is a predator who took advantage of a... Read more
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MLive.com
Black teen gets $95K in claim of excessive force by policea deposition in the civil case, a response a jury could have considered at tria
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
a deposition in the civil case, a response a jury could have considered at trial. U.S. District Judge Paul Maloney in Kalamazoo earlier granted a defense motion to dismiss Braswell's claims for unlawful search, arrest and property seizure but... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Daily Show' Alum Jordan Klepper Looking for "Fresh" Take on the Alt-Right in New Series[in late night] who are mad at what is happening, and they're very articulate a
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
[in late night] who are mad at what is happening, and they're very articulate about their frustration," says the married Kalamazoo, Michigan, native from his headquarters in Manhattan. What's missing is something "showing where that comes from... Read more
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MLive.com
National guitar exhibit coming to Kalamazoo Valley MuseumKALAMAZOO, MI -- Kalamazoo residents are invited to rock out with the National
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Kalamazoo residents are invited to rock out with the National Guitar Museum when its traveling exhibit sets up at the Kalamazoo Valley Museum. "GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World" opens Sept. 30 in the downtown... Read more
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MLive.com
What's Michigan's wealthiest community, based on new 2016 Census data?of error increases for smaller communities. Also, the poverty and median househ
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
of error increases for smaller communities. Also, the poverty and median household income numbers in Ann Arbor, Lansing and Kalamazoo area somewhat skewed by college students who live off-campus in those communities. (Students who live in dorms are... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Four people facing charges for using fake checks25. Both cases are believed to be a part of a counterfeit check ring, and all
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
25. Both cases are believed to be a part of a counterfeit check ring, and all of the arrested suspects have ties to the Kalamazoo area. Anyone with information about the two cases is encouraged to call Silent Observer at 616-774-2345 or the... Read more
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