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Kalamazoo Restaurant Week, More Affordable Than You Think

If you are planning on going out to eat this week, make sure you keep downtown Kalamazoo top of mind!

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Rumors Confirmed: Kalamazoo to Have Nation’s First Sustainable Beer-Brewing Degree

Internet rumors ran ramped Thursday about Western Michigan University having America's first brewing degree.

It's time to crack open those bottles and celebrate, Kalamazoo — on Friday morning, the rumors were confirmed

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Credit: Kayla Kiley
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Battle Creek Newborn Dies, Mother Claims She Did Not Know She Was Pregnant

The Battle Creek Police Department (BCPD) is investigating the death of a newborn infant whose mother told police that she didn't know that she was pregnant.

Officers responded to the report of a unresponsive newborn at a residence on the 200 block of Oak Lawn D

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Photo courtesy of Rob Hall.
Photo courtesy of Rob Hall.
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Battle Creek Police, Animal Control Help Disabled Man Clear His Driveway

Nice to see humans helping each other out.

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Video courtesy of Mike Baker.
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193 Vehicles Involved In Kalamazoo County’s I-94 Crash Friday

Galesburg, Mich. — The massive multi-vehicle crash that shut down a 5-mile stretch of I-94 in Kalamazoo County Friday now has updated numbers.

Authorities estimate that 193 vehicles were involved, which includes 76 semis and 117 passenger cars and SUVs, according to WWMT Newschannel 3.

The highway rem

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Kalamazoo: After I-94 Crash, Blood Donations Needed Now

The deadly I-94 crash in Kalamazoo County Friday morning sent many victims to greater Kalamazoo's local hospitals, and Michigan Blood wants to make sure that the hospitals have enough blood to help the injured.

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10-Year-Old Detroit Lions Fan From Amarillo Cheated Out of Contest at Dallas Cowboys Game [VIDEO] [UPDATED]

A family from Amarillo took their 10 year-old son Roman to last weekend's football game at AT&T stadium between the Cowboys and Lions. The tickets were a surprise from Roman's grandma because he is a huge Detroit Lions fan.

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Credit: Kayla Kiley/Townsquare Media
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Kalamazoo, Battle Creek Among Snowiest Cities in U.S.

If you’ve ever lived in or been to Michigan in the winter, this is probably no surprise.
According to niche.com, Michigan has five of the Top 25 Snowiest Cities in America — and Kalamazoo and Battle Creek made the list!

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Kalamazoo County Winter Weather Advisory: Snow, Icy Roads

A winter weather advisory in Kalamazoo County remains in effect through noon today. 

The National Weather Service out of Grand Rapids forecasts "hazardous weather."

We'll likely see icy roads and an additional 1 to 2 inches of snowfall, as snow showers continue and temperatures remain in the single digits

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Flu Hitting Kalamazoo County Hard, Local Hospitals Add Visitor Restrictions

Bronson and Borgess Hospitals in greater Kalamazoo and Battle Creek are joining other hospitals across the state in adding visitor restrictions in effort to curb the spread of the flu.

A few weeks ago, Kalamazoo County saw 643 cases of flu-like illness, compared to 180 cases in the same week in 2013 —  that's means we're seeing more than three times the number of illnesses this year, according to Courtney Davis, administrative coordinator for the Kalamazoo County Health and Community Services Department

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