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Battle Creek, Michigan is located in Calhoun County. Zip codes in Battle Creek, MI include 49018, 49014, and 49017. The median home price in Battle Creek is $84,900 which is roughly $55/per square foot. More Battle Creek information.

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3 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

These People Can Make Student Loans Disappear

It was an ordinary Friday. Courtney Brown, 24, of Kalamazoo, Mich., was busy looking for a job.

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7 hrs ago | MLive.com

Armed robbery at Bill's Hotdog Factory near Battle Creek under investigation

Calhoun County Sheriff's deputies were dispatched to the restaurant at 503 Military Street at about 3 p.m. Tuesday on the report of the armed robbery, according to a news release. Police say a man handed the clerk a detailed note demanding money and indicating that he was armed.

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12 hrs ago | Medical Daily

Man With 100-Pound Scrotum, Dan Maurer, Receives Successful Surgery:...

Dan Maurer's surgery removing his 100-pound excess scrotum was successful, but he'll need to re-learn how to walk properly. A man who has lived with a 100-pound scrotum for years - struggling to walk even 40 steps without needing to stop for rest - has had a successful surgery removing the excess growth.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

Battle Creek Enquirer

Woman pleads no contest in stabbing of Thomas BligeWoman pleads no...

Woman pleads no contest in stabbing of Thomas Blige Father of Mary J. Blige injured in attack by girlfriend Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1u3Lm88 Cheryl White enters the courtroom Tuesday. She entered a no contest plea to a charge of assault with intent to commit great bodily harm less than murder in the stabbing of Thomas Blige.

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Battle Creek Enquirer

KCC's Flathau teaches unique view of worldKCC's Flathau teaches...

KCC's Flathau teaches unique view of world KCC photo professor teaches unique view of world Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1s5w5Y4 And no one understands that better that Ryan Flathau who, among other titles, is Kellogg Community College's coordinator of photography and multimedia. "I'm anxious about what the future of photography looks like," he said.

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Battle Creek Enquirer

Rebecca Fleury's contract up for vote tonightRebecca Fleury's...

Rebecca Fleury's contract up for vote tonight Commissioners voted 5-4 last month to select Fleury as Battle Creek city manager. Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1u2SAJt Rebecca Fleury, a city manager candidate, speaks with a guest at Burnham Brook Community Center last month.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Battle Creek Enquirer

Police & FirePolice & FireHomless man charged in weekend stabbing of...

Police & Fire Homless man charged in weekend stabbing of two others Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1tYbrFA Eric Lawton appears on a video screen in the courtroom as he is arraigned Monday on two felonious assault charges. STABBING CHARGE: A homeless man, Eric Lawton, 32, was arraigned Monday in Calhoun County District Court on two counts of felonious assault after Battle Creek police alleged he stabbed two teenagers about 11:30 p.m. Saturday.

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Enbridge, agencies to simulate oil spill responseEnbridge, agencies...

Enbridge, agencies to simulate oil spill response The Coast Guard's 9th District says the drill will be conducted Wednesday in Indian River. Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://on.lsj.com/1tYuijO File photo of Enbridge workers on the Kalamazoo River near East Burnham Street in Battle Creek on August 31, 2011.

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Battle Creek Enquirer

Longtime librarian writes a book of hope

Longtime librarian writes a book of hope Mary Ellen Davis writes "The Better Things in Life Await You" Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1tY5PLr Mary Ellen Davis, author of "The Better Things Await You" talks about her book and the event she has coming up Sept. 26 at the Art Center.

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Battle Creek Enquirer

Battle Creek's Festival Market Square construction updateBattle...

Workers tore into the concrete pavement and poles at the Festival Market Square construction site in downtown Battle Creek on Monday. Battle Creek's Festival Market Square construction update Workers tore into the concrete pavement and poles at the Festival Market Square construction site in downtown Battle Creek on Monday.

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Laughing Squid

Battle Creek, Michigan Math Professor Critiques an Email Sent to Him From a Student Who Missed Class

Marcus Anderson , a math professor at Kellogg Community College in Battle Creek, Michigan, recently created a video where he critiques an email sent to him from one of his students . The student, whose email address starts off with "cartmanrulez99", writes to the professor as if he is a best friend for life, drops a winky face, uses shortcuts when spelling out words , requests handouts for each of the four classes missed, and then goes ahead and asks for the actual class book.

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MLive.com

How Economic Gardening helped Stewart Industries continue its growth goals

Erick Stewart and his father, Joseph, started Stewart Industries in 2000 in Battle Creek, Michigan. Starting as entrepreneurs, they witnessed their assembly services company go through a ten-year growth period, during which they learned a lot.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Battle Creek Enquirer

Pink Ribbon Riders helping where they canPink Ribbon Riders helping...

Pink Ribbon Riders helping where they can Pink Ribbon Riders helping where they can for breast cancer victims Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1s2J8cK So in their memory, McKay started The Pink Ribbon Riders, a grassroots organization that raises money for both men and women who are in the midst of dealing with breast cancer. Patients who apply and meet requirements are provided with $500 gift cards that can be used for everything from food to medical bills as they battle their disease.

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Battle Creek Enquirer

Chuck Carlson column: Never too late to do what's rightChuck Carlson...

Chuck Carlson column: Never too late to do what's right Local youths show that it's never too late to do what's right Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1tTqEYk Those of us from a certain age group, and you know who you are , will likely recall a time of breathtaking excess. You will recall a time of doing what you wanted, when you wanted and, unless it involved an animal sacrifice or a possible felony charge, you didn't really care who was involved.

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Police: Two arrested in home invasionPolice: Two arrested in home...

Police: Two arrested in home invasion Police and fire report. Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1s2vAOk Officers were called Sunday just after 3 p.m. to the 100 block of Duane Street in Bedford Township.

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Families still paying for last year's winterFamilies still paying for ...

Families still paying for last year's winter Utility assistance funds fall short for many Michigan families. Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1tRCouz Tony Remeur received a shut-off notice for his electricity and gas.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Battle Creek Enquirer

Engagement: Lauren Davidson & Jacob Labrecque

Davidson/Labrecque Mr. and Mrs. Brad Davidson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida/Battle Creek, Michigan along with Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Labrecque of Battle Creek, Michigan are happy to announce the engagement of their children, Lauren Emma and Jacob Quinn. Lauren graduated Cum Laude from Central Michigan University in 2012, with a major in Public Relations and a minor in Advertising.

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The Sunday Look: Trains arrive at the Art CenterThe Sunday Look:...

The Sunday Look: Trains arrive at the Art Center At the Art Center of Battle Creek, model railroads are joined with historical exhibits through Oct. 18. Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1tOVfWY A passenger train rolls past a high rise into a bend. Freight cars sit, waiting for cargo.

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Battle Creek Enquirer

Police: 7 dogs, 2 cats rescued in B.C. homePolice: 7 dogs, 2 cats...

Police: 7 dogs, 2 cats rescued in B.C. home Officers were called after witnesses said they saw a dog jump from a second story window. Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1tNNmkF Seven dogs and two cats were rescued by Battle Creek police Friday from a home in the first block of East Avenue South.

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CBS Local

Radio Host Pleads Guilty To Child Sex Assault

A former host at a popular Christian radio station in western Michigan has pleaded guilty to first-degree criminal sexual conduct. John Balyo entered the plea Tuesday in Calhoun County curt.

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