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Kalamazoo Fatal Bike Crash Trial Starts This Week
Jury selection is set for Tuesday for Charles Pickett, Jr. Police say that in June 2016, he had been behind the wheel of his pickup truck while under the influence of drugs, before the truck crashed into a pack of bicyclists travelling on the shoulder of the road in Kalamazoo County’s Cooper …
Man Dies In Armed Standoff With Kalamazoo Police Wednesday
Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Deputies originally went to the Pavilion Estates Mobile Home Park in Pavilion Township around noon Wednesday to talk with a couple parked in a vehicle, after the owner of a trailer said the two had been squatting on his property. When deputies approached, they say …
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.
Kalamazoo OK’s Medical Marijuana Businesses
Kalamazoo City Commission voted unanimously Monday to allow medical marijuana growers, processors, transporters, testers and dispensaries within city limits, with certain restrictions.
Acid, Pot Found After Shots Fired In Kalamazoo Parking Lot Sunday
The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says that they were called to the 1400 block of Jack Pine Way around 1:45am Sunday, after a citizen saw someone shooting a handgun several times in a parking lot, before entering a residence.
7,700 Without Power In Kalamazoo Tuesday After Power Pole Damaged
According to Consumers Energy’s Outage Map, roughly 7,700 people lost power around 2am, mostly on the north side of Kalamazoo and into Kalamazoo Township.
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.
Bank Robbery Suspects Escape In Kalamazoo Tuesday
The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says that they were called around 5pm Tuesday to the 3300 block of Gull Rd on reports of a robbery; investigation shows that two men entered the bank, handed the teller a note demanding money, and then left with an unknown amount of cash. No one was hurt, an…
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.