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Crews from the Kalamazoo Township and Oshtemo Township fire departments responded to a small house fire just before 3 p.m. on Friday in the 900 block of Campbell Avenue.
The 23-year-old man charged with murder in a shooting inside the Wayside West sports bar professed his innocence to a judge Friday and questioned a weapons charge, telling the judge he has a concealed pistol license.
A Kalamazoo Township man who admitted to killing his infant son was sentenced Friday to at least 65 months in prison.
With the motto "Let's Run this Town," a new running group has hit Kalamazoo , but with a twist-- the free group's goal is as much about building connections as it is about getting physically fit.
Sequins and sparkles are still a prom gown staple, but many high school students are making some different choices this year when it comes to their attire for the big night, according to several sales consultants at Memories Bridal and Evening Wear in Kalamazoo.
Registration for the hunt under the lights begins at 6 p.m. at the park, 251 Mills St. Hunters age 3 and younger will start at 6:30 p.m., ages 4 to 6 will start at 7 p.m. and ages 7 to 9 will start at 7:30 p.m. Participants should bring their own baskets.
A crowd gathered at the Red Barn in Martin Thursday evening for a candlelight vigil for Jaryd Ford, the 21-year-old Plainwell man killed Tuesday when his Ford Mustang was hit head-on by a driver going the wrong way on U.S. 131, released Chinese lanterns into the sky in remembrance of Ford, who was describe by many as "a friend to everyone."
Kalamazoo Township police are at the scene of a mobile home investigating what is currently being described as a "suspicious" death of an adult man, says Kalamazoo Township Police Chief Tim Bourgeois.
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"He and a second student have been referred to our student judicial process. The second student was not arrested Saturday, but was cited for interfering with police and told a warrant could be issued," said Cheryl Roland, executive director of university relations, in an email.
A motorist was killed Thursday morning on after their vehicle was struck by a Comstock Township firefighter who was responding to a head-on crash on Sprinkle Road, Kalamazoo County Sheriff Richard Fuller said.
A non-profit group concerned about youth fighting in Kalamazoo will host a task force meeting tonight aimed at engaging parents and community members.
A man in his 20s was shot and killed overnight at a sports bar in Kalamazoo, according to the Kalamazoo Public Safety chief.
After years of hefty rate increases, Portage water and sewer customers could be looking at a smaller hike for 2014-15.
Kalamazoo County Vice Chair and Democratic state House hopeful David Buskirk, pictured center with his wife, Toni, was joined by an impressive group of supporters Wednesday afternoon as he filed his nominating petitions at the Kalamazoo County Administration Building.