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  1. Kalamazoo bike killer sentenced to equivalent of life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Michigan Radio

    Charles Pickett Jr. was sentenced to a minimum of 40 years in prison for his role in a car crash that left five cyclists dead and four injured. The Battle Creek man was heavily intoxicated with muscle relaxers and methanphetamines at the time of the June 2016 crash, according to toxicology reports.

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  2. Kalamazoo bike killer sentenced to life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Michigan Radio

    Charles Pickett Jr. was sentenced to a minimum of 78 years in prison for his role in a car crash that left five cyclists dead and four injured. The Battle Creek man was heavily intoxicated with muscle relaxers and methanphetamines at the time of the June 2016 crash, according to toxicology reports.

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  3. Kalamazoo bike crash survivor reflects on conviction of man who killed five cyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Michigan Radio

    In June 2016, a group of cyclists known as the Chain Gang went out for their weekly ride in Kalamazoo County. About 20 minutes later in Cooper Township, a pickup truck plowed into the group, killing five riders.

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  4. Pickett Jr. convicted of second-degree murder for killing five cyclists in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | Michigan Radio

    The Battle Creek man was under the influence of depressants when he crashed his pickup truck into nine cyclists in June 2016. Five died and four were injured a result of the crash.

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  5. Kalamazoo trial witness says Pickett was on pills the day of the crash that left five deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Michigan Radio

    The trial for the Battle Creek man who allegedly hit and killed five cyclists with his pickup truck continued today . One witness says he was struggling mentally on the day of the incident.

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  6. Trial begins for man accused of driving into and killing five cyclists outside KalamazooRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Michigan Radio

    In June 2016, a group of cyclists known as the Chain Gang headed out for a ride in Kalamazoo County. About 20 minutes later in Cooper Township, a pickup truck plowed into the group, killing five of the riders.

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  7. Trial for man who killed five cyclists with his car begins in KalamazooRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Michigan Radio

    Charles Pickett Jr. will be on trial at the Kalamazoo County Court for a June 2016 incident which left five cyclists dead and four injured The trial for a Battle Creek man who is accused of fatally striking five cyclists in Kalamazoo began this week, with witnesses taking the stand for the first time Wednesday. Charles Pickett Jr. has been charged with second-degreee murder for allegedly hitting nine cyclists with his pick up truck in a June 2016 incident.

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  8. Battle Creek students get emotional, social support in a new type of classroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | Michigan Radio

    Early in the morning on a snowy Wednesday, eighth grade student Xzavionna Reed is eating breakfast at a table across from her teacher. She's the only student in the room.

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  9. Grand Rapids city commission rejects proposed anti-panhandling ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Michigan Radio

    The ordinance was billed as a pedestrian safety law, but it would have allowed police to give costly tickets to people panhandling at certain intersections at specific times of day. Mayor Rosalynn Bliss, who voted against the ordinance, says it wouldn't have addressed the safety concerns it was supposed to be about.

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  10. Why some teachers are leaving MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | Michigan Radio

    "They have to connect what's going on in their heads with what's going on in the heads of their students, and they have to connect emotionally, heart-to-heart, with the students that they have. And that can be super taxing," Bohl said about the stress that teachers face.

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  11. Battle Creek Public Schools finally in the blackRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Michigan Radio

    Selling the schools also meant the district could reduce some administrative and support staff who worked in those buildings. Carter says they avoided direct cuts to classes and teaching staff.

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  12. A bitter brotherly feud, and how Kellogg's Corn Flakes reimagined American breakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Michigan Radio

    Stateside's conversation with Howard Markel, University of Michigan medical historian and author of the book "The Kelloggs: The Battling Brothers of Battle Creek." A chirpy, cheery jingle from the 1960s was part of a massive advertising effort that helped Kellogg's Corn Flakes become amazingly popular.

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