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Kalamazoo No. 12 On List of Most Mosquitos

There are things we are really good at. Beer, for instance. But unfortunately we are #12 on a list of the cities with the most mosquitoes.

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I insist on taking a ton of pictures when I go on adventures
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Top 6 Beaches in Greater Kalamazoo, Battle Creek

Summer is just around the corner, and Michigan is known for its many lakes and beaches!

There are more than 11,000 inland lakes in our great state, and you are never more than 6 miles from one of them. Here are the best beaches for summer fun in greater Kalamazoo and Battle Creek.

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Portion of Battle Creek’s “Penetrator” Named For Fallen Detective

A portion of Battle Creek's business loop I-94 ("the Penetrator) today was named for fallen Battle Creek police officer Lavern Brann.

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United States Geological Survey
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Earthquake Near Kalamazoo Confirmed

An earthquake registering 4.2 on the Richter scale shook the Kalamazoo area, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). The epicenter was south of Galesburg.

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Winter And Road Construction: M-89 Is Up Next

With multiple, big projects going on in Kalamazoo and Battle Creek already, here's another one. M-89 in Battle Creek.

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12-Year Old Cancer Patient Kicked Out of School

Due to the inability to confirm key facts in this story, we have retracted the story.

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Wind Will Be A Problem Today!

Weather right now is not very fun at all. Yesterday it was rain and thunderstorms, today it is wicked wind! 

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It’s Almost Zoo Time In Battle Creek!

Binder Park Zoo is going to open up on April 16, and they are celebrating something pretty huge! 

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Happy National Beer Day!

It's National Beer Day, and as big as beer has gotten in Michigan, I need to at least write a few words,

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Free Lunch Friday Fun

103.3 KFR's latest Free Lunch Friday winner was Aubrey of TMP in Battle Creek!

Aubrey shared delicious Erbelli's pizza with her co-workers.

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