Saturday Mar 8
Festival of Health at Kalamazoo Valley Museum exposes youth to healthy living
Tamera Walker said she brought her 12-year-old daughter to the Festival of Health at Kalamazoo Valley Museum Saturday to "reinforce mom's words" regarding exercise and nutrition.
Plainwell man accused of shaking baby, causing severe head trauma, investigator testifies
Before his 2-month-old daughter was taken to the hospital with severe head injuries, Anthony Ray McFarlane Jr. was seen sitting on the couch while the infant was crying in a baby swing.
Plainwell man charged with child abuse of 2-month-old daughter
A Plainwell man has been arrested on a child abuse charge in connection with serious injuries to his infant daughter.
HOLDStranded water birds can't take off from ice, need open water
The Kalamazoo River and other waters that are still flowing have become a haven for grebes, merganzers and loons, waterbirds that have had a tough winter as their normal areas of open water have frozen over.
Letter: Plainwell should treasure Ransom District Library's 'Mr. Joe'
As a Plainwell resident and mother, I realize the treasure our community has in Joe Gross, Ransom District Library's youth director.
Local golf: Michigan resident gets first win on Golfslinger Tour
PALM BEACH GARDENS Jeff Bronkema, of Plainwell, Mich., fired a 6-under par 66 on Monday for his first victory on the Golfslinger.com Tour.
Cold temperatures haven't driven 'true skiers' away from Southwest Michigan ski areas
While many in Southwest Michigan are counting the days until spring, there's a segment of the population that still can't get enough of the cold and the snow.
Cooper's Glen Acoustic Music Festival offers workshops and headlining performers during day two
Day two of the annual Cooper's Glen Acoustic Music Festival is underway at the Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites in Kalamazoo.