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Portage resident Stan Runyon has officially added his name to a list of candidates hoping to fill one of six vacant seats on the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners this fall.
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Art Nichols, 84, is never too busy or too tired to help someone in need, said Kathleen Kelleher, director of fund development for Senior Services of Southwest Michigan.
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Helping children through tough times is what has driven 43-year-old Beth Wilson as she seeks ways to improve the quality of life for young people dealing with extraordinary hardship.
Owner Kevin Ketchum and employee Amber Knarian work the flippers at Klassic Arcade of Gobles.
Michael Strong, the former Prairieville Township reserve police officer accused of offering drugs for sex , has waived his preliminary examination and could now face trial.
Deputies are seeking criminal charges against a Kalamazoo resident after they found 13 suspected methamphetamine labs in a Comstock Township garage Tuesday morning.
In races relevant to Kalamazoo County state Reps. Sean McCann , D-Kalamazoo, and Margaret O'Brien , R-Portage, are looking to replace Senator Tonya Schuitmaker , R-Lawton, in the 20th District state Senate race as she runs in the newly formed 26th District.
Wanted: For failing to pay $3,000 in fines to Kalamazoo County Friend of the Court and for failing to comply with a district court payment order stemming from an original charge of driving while license suspended.
Barnard will run for the board's District 1 seat as a Democrat. District 1 includes Kalamazoo's Northside, Eastside, Fairmont and Edison neighborhoods, as well as a northeast portion of Kalamazoo Township.
Ronnie Eugene Allen , 50, of Portage, was sentenced to five to 15 years in prison and ordered to pay court costs, attorney fees, state fees and restitution of $1,400 for criminal sexual conduct second degree and assault less than murder in November 2013 in Kalamazoo.
Kirk Latimer and Gabriel Giron, the men who make up Kalamazoo -based performance poetry group Kinetic Affect , are dedicated to spreading the message that you can't let the negative influences in life affect your future.
As the city ramps up a task force to combat poverty in Kalamazoo , a poverty-reduction effort that started more than a decade ago has quietly disbanded.
The Vicksburg community has been "devastated" by a sexual abuse case involving a Vicksburg teenager and Greg Tibbetts , a former middle school principal, and officials have taken steps to prevent a similar situation from ever re-occurring, Superintendent Charles Glaes said.
A Kalamazoo Township man who admitted to killing his infant son was sentenced Friday to at least 65 months in prison.