Brakes Screeching! New K'zoo Crosswalk Law Takes Effect June 1st
A new Kalamazoo law, while well-intentioned, may create havoc as it goes into effect on June 1st.
Vladdie, Grant Hill, Among Ten Added To Michigan Sports HOF
Basketball Hall of Famer Grant Hill, Detroit Red Wing defensive stalwart Vladimir Konstantinov, Michigan State "Flintstone" Morris "Mo" Peterson and Charles Woodson,
Welcome Home! Juwan Howard Named U of M Hoops Coach
It's Homecoming at the University of Michigan. The Detroit Free-Press reports Juwan Howard has been hired to replace John Beilein as the school's basketball coach.
'Stuff Dreams Are Made Of'; Look Who's A Former K-Wing
Five years ago he was playing on Vanrick Drive. Now, Jordan Binnington is one game away from playing for the Stanley Cup. It's one of those "nobody will believe this' type stories.
Another Retailer Closing; Dressbarn Closing All Stores
Another retailer is giving up. Ascena Retail Group is closing all 650 Dressbarn stores. The chain, which has been around for some five decades, has been struggling to compete with both actual store and online competitors.
Optimistic Lions Will Sell Single Game Tickets....In Two Months
They sure don't act like a team that hasn't done anything particularly significant in over 61 years.
St. Joe County Woman Wins $1 Million on Scratch Off Ticket
If you run into anyone in St. Joseph Country with a permanent grin on their face, it just might be the woman who won $1 Million Dollars on a Michigan Lottery scratch off ticket.
What Now? Legionnaires’ Disease Makes A Comeback in Michigan
As if there weren't enough things to worry about, a new Michigan Department of Health and Human Services warning says Legionnaires' Disease has been diagnosed in Southeastern Michigan.
State Issues New PFAS Warnings For Several West Michigan Rivers
The state's Department of Health and Human Services has issued a PFAS advisory for two rivers in West Michigan, urging locals to avoid foam in the water, as it potentially contains dangerous levels of PFAS.
WMU Team Wins Small Business Award; Tech For Safer Helmets
Safer football helmets and less brain injuries could be the result of a start-up company started by a WMU professor and students that has been honored as a 2019 SmartZone Best Small Business.
What'cha Gonna Do? Kalamazoo Cancels Deal With TV Show 'Cops'.
Kalamazoo City Manager Jim Ritsema issued a statement late Thursday afternoon, saying the City of Kalamazoo was cancelling an agreement to let the TV show "Cops" film in the city later this year, bowing to public pressure.
Marshall's Adam Gase Wins Power Struggle; Interim GM of NY Jets
Marshall, Michigan is worlds apart from New York City, or even East Rutherford, New Jersey. But the small town boy from little 'ol Marshall, Adam Gase, for the moment is in charge of an National Football League franchise in the the largest market in the country.
You Only Have One More Day To Help Pick Movie For 'The Big House'
It may not be the greatest place to do this, given the lack of comfort, but it sure is a fun exercise just the same. The folks at the U of M are going to be a showing a movie at the Big House. They want your help in selecting that movie.
U of M's Beilein Takes The Money And Heads To NBA, Cleveland Cavs
It probably came as a shocker to most Michigan fans this morning, but University of Michigan basketball coach John Beilein is leaving the program to coach the NBA's Cleveland Cavaliers.
Kalamazoo Promise Expands Into Skilled Trades
The Kalamazoo Promise has taken another step in making it "the gift that keeps on giving". The Kalamazoo Promise organization says it has "signed an agreement with the state’s largest skilled trades union - the Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters and Millwrights (MRCC) …
Not Just 'Swiggin' A Beer, New Bell's Series Inspired By Whitman
One thing the craft beer revolution has done, for better or worse in some people's opinion, is that it's raised beer drinking to a classier, or some might say, pretentious level. Now, while Bud Light commercials can make fun of that, you can't deny craft beer has changed the beer indu…