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  1. Reward offered for parole absconder & bank robber Monday, August 13Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    A montage of Daniel Lee mugshots and surveillance photos from local crimes. KALAMAZOO --- Kalamazoo County Sheriff deputies are offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a parole absconder wanted for multiple bank robberies.

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  2. Police release name of woman killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    BURLINGTON TOWNSIP, MI - The name of the Union City woman who was killed Friday morning in a crash in Calhoun County's Burlington Township has been released. 66-year-old Deborah Mansfield was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident which took place near the intersection of 8 Mile Road and U Drive South.

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  3. Battle Creek offers data on manganese in water Saturday, August 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    BATTLE CREEK -- The City of Battle Creek has created a dedicated webpage with all the information from a recent contamination scare. Health officials issued emergency advisories on city water after a couple of regular tests showed abnormally high levels of Manganese in the system.

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  4. Union City woman killed in head on collision Saturday, August 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP, MI - A 66-year-old Union City woman was killed while a 33-year-old man from Battle Creek was injured Friday morning in a Calhoun County head on crash that police say took place after the man swerved to avoid an animal in the road. The accident happened at about 9:30 a.m. near the intersection of 8 Mile Road and U Drive South in Burlington Township just north of Union City.

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  5. Sherwood man booked on child abuse charges Friday, August 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    A Sherwood man has been charged with two counts of child abuse following a Michigan State Police investigation into alleged incidents involving a seven month old boy in June. 24-year-old James William Smith was booked Thursday on a warrant at the Branch County Jail after he surrendered to charges of second and third degree child abuse.

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  6. Pair in Battle Creek drive-by charged Friday, August 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Davon West and Jarviz Brown have been ordered held on $150,000 bond for drive-by shooting at family home, where children were present. BATTLE CREEK -- Two Battle Creek men have been formally charged with attempted murder and five other felonies for a drive-by shooting at a home that contained a family with five children.

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  7. Calhoun County woman pockets $250,000Friday, August 10LANSING, MI...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    She found a Michigan Lottery Keno ticket that had been in her purse for at least three weeks so she had it scanned at a store and was told she had to go to Lansing. When the ticket was scanned at the Michigan Lottery Commission's front desk on Thursday, she was told it was worth $250,000.

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  8. Woman accidentally shot during argument; 3 arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    BATTLE CREEK -- Three people are in custody after a Battle Creek woman was shot and injured but not the intended target in the incident. First responders were called to the area of West Goguac Street and South Washington Avenue around 11:45 a.m. Tuesday after reports that someone had been shot in the back.

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  9. Man threatens former co-workers and flees Saturday, August 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    A 31-year-old Battle Creek man may have been bluffing or just blowing off steam when he threatened employees at a Plant on Denso Road, a week after he was terminated, claiming he was armed. But the bitter former employee fled before they arrived.

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  10. Kalamazoo granted $1,000,000 to fix pipes Friday, August 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    LANSING -- Kalamazoo will have an extra million dollars fom Lansing his building season to spend replacing lead service lines and making other infrastructure improvments to utilities, thanks to an MDEQ grant program administratated by their Drinking Water and Municipal Assistance division. Michigan communities were asked to submit grant requests and the money was awarded based on the size of the city, the size of the problems, and the community's ability to spend the money yet this construction season.

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  11. Battle Creek woman robs elderly man in motel Thursday, August 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    PENNFIELD TOWNSHIP -- A Battle Creek woman is behind bars after robbing an elderly man in his motel room in Pennfield Township. Calhoun County Sheriff deputies say the incident occurred around 7 p.m. Wednesday at a motel in the 20,000 block of Capital Avenue when the woman broke into the 88-year-old victim's room, tied him up, assaulted him, and fled with his cash and debit cards.

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  12. Battle Creek woman injured in rollover accident Thursday, August 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    A 60-year-old Battle Creek woman suffered a head injury and had to be taken to Allegiance Hospital in Jackson on Wednesday afternoon after her vehicle rolled over near Albion. The Calhoun County Sheriff's Department says it happened in the 25000 block of Michigan Avenue in Marengo Township at about 4:00 p.m. They say it appears the unidentified woman lost control on the wet road.

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  13. Armed suspect at large after Oshtemo bank robbery Wednesday, August 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP -- Deputies say an armed man that robbed an Oshtemo Township bank may be the same suspect in two other robberies. The robber, who is considered armed and dangerous, entered the Chemical Bank on West Main Street around 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, pulled out a gun, demanded cash, and fled on foot before getting into a vehicle farther away.

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  14. Man steals truck from gas station with child inside Monday, July 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 30 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    The logo of PDVSA's U.S. unit Citgo Petroleum is seen at a gas station in Stowell, Texas, U.S., June 12, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman BATTLE CREEK -- A suspect is on the run after stealing a vehicle from a Battle Creek gas station, taking it on a joy ride, and then ditching it with a child still sitting inside.

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  15. Road Rage incident triggers gunfire in Battle Creek Sunday, July 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 29 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    BATTLE CREEK --A woman has been arrested for a road rage incident that resulted in gun play. The 21-year-old is being held on two counts of assault with intent to murder.

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  16. How you can help Village Inn fire survivors Friday, July 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    BATTLE CREEK -- The Battle Creek Fire Department has released more details about giving former residents at the Village Inn Apartments access to their units this weekend, to attempt to retrieve personal property. They are saying it will not be possible for all residents to participate, including those in 80 Riverside because parts of the complex remain unsafe for entry.

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  17. Bank robber hits Battle Creek Comerica branch Friday, July 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Police suspect this compact white sedan may have been the "getaway car" from Friday's bank robbery. BATTLE CREEK -- Another Friday, another bank robbery.

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  18. PFAS concerns continue in Battle Creek Thursday, July 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    A map of the area that could possibly be affected by the PFAS detected in private water wells, but officials are still running tests. BATTLE CREEK -- Toxic perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, also known as PFAS, has been detected in private water wells around Kellogg Airport in Battle Creek, raising concerns among homeowners in the area.

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  19. Amtrak launches bike-friendly train rides Thursday, July 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Starting Thursday, cyclists with their bikes can now jump on the Amtrak Wolverine Service and take a train from Kalamazoo, Pontiac, Chicago, Detroit, Dearborn, Ann Arbor, Jackson and other stops. Michigan Department of Transportation's Pedestrian and Bicycle Specialist Josh DeBruyn says the service began due to an increase in bikers and a partnership between MDOT and Amtrak.

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  20. Beware of fake door to door city employees Wednesday, July 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    BATTLE CREEK -- The City of Battle Creek is warning its residents about a door to door scam. They say they have received calls about workers that claim they are employed by the city knocking on doors and offering to fix driveways or sell water filters.

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