Eligible Age For COVID-19 Vaccine May Soon Be Lowered
The two-dose COVID-19 vaccine produced by Pfizer could be released for administering to young kids within just a few days
Battle Creek Updates Taxpayers On Extended Filing Deadline
Everyone who needs to file a municipal return in Battle Creek now has until June 1st to take care of that. That’s a bit farther out than the Michigan and federal dates of May 17.
Battle Creek And Kalamazoo Residents Scammed By Attorneys
Three Detroit area attorneys are now charged as criminals. They’re accused of using the very court system they swore to serve, as a means to commit fraud. An unknown number of people in Calhoun and Kalamazoo counties have been their victims.
Branch County Hit And Run Driver Runs Down Kids On Bikes
Three kids riding bikes near Sherwood in Branch County were run down by an SUV yesterday afternoon. State Troopers are asking for your help to locate the hit-and-run driver.
Battle Creek And Kalamazoo Pinpointed As Virus Hotspots
Battle Creek and Kalamazoo are among more than a handful of Michigan metropolitan areas that are the nation’s top hotpots for the COVID-19 virus. That's the assessment from the New York Times.
New Portage Pfizer Plant Will Employ 450
Pfizer says the company may generate as much as 20 million in new local revenue and upwards of 50 million for the region due to the expansion over the next few years. The new plan initially will be assigned to the manufacture of the pain killer Dynastat. It is used primarily as a post-operative medi…
Battle Creek’s Big Waste Hauling Switch Happens Thursday
Battle Creek is about to make a big change in services for city residents. The big changeover from Waste Management to Republic Services for the city’s waste-hauling and recycling pickups kicks in Thursday.
Battle Creek And Kalamazoo Residents Can Become Weather Spotters
Skywarn ® volunteers help weather service forecasters get a more complete picture of what is happening during stormy weather.
No Break From Increasing Gas Prices
Some other parts of Michigan are catching up with the big price hikes in retail gasoline that hit Battle Creek and Kalamazoo last week.
Another Bump In Gas Prices
We woke up yesterday to another round of gasoline price increases around Battle Creek and Kalamazoo. Many stations bumped prices up to $2.55 a gallon for regular unleaded.