The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Portage news source? Let us know!

Portage Newswire

Portage Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Portage, MI.

Results 1 - 20 of 328 in Portage, MI

  1. Industry Round-up, August 17, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AVweb

    ... visit from members of the UK's All-Party Parliamentary Group on General Aviation. In honor of National Aviation Day, Portage, Michigan's Air Zoo will be offering free entry to its Flight Discovery Center from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, August 19. The ...

    Comment?

  2. E.coli bacteria closes Ramona Beach in PortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | MLive.com

    The beach at Long Lake will remain closed until the water tests under the state water quality standards.

    Comment?

  3. Suspects sentenced on assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Two suspects involved in a stabbing incident at the Renaissance Banquet Hall on Kilgore Road in Portage have been sentenced. Emilio Gallardo, 23, was sentenced up to life in prison on a charge of assault with intent to commit murder.

    Comment?

  4. Suspects in Portage double-stabbing charged Tuesday, August 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    PORTAGE -- Two men have been formally charged on suspicion of assault for their alleged participation in a fight and double stabbing at the Renaissance Banquet Hall in Portage over the weekend.

    Comment?

  5. 2 men charged with assault in Portage stabbingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | MLive.com

    ... 3750 E. Kilgore Road. A woman was stabbed in the left knee and a man was stabbed in the left shoulder and back, Portage Det. Lt. Joseph McDonnell said. Both victims were taken to Bronson Methodist Hospital, where they were treated and released. The ...

    Comment?

  6. Portage water station construction nearly completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 12 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Progress is being made on new stations connecting Parchment to the city of Kalamazoo's water system. This after PFAS were found in the water supply last month at levels 20 times higher than standards set by the EPA.

    Comment?

  7. Stabbing follows fight outside Portage Party Sunday, August 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 12 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    PORTAGE -- Portage Public Safety officers are still looking for a second suspect in a stabbing after a fight broke out in the parking lot outside a private party at the Renaissance Banquet Hall at about 1:20 early Sunday morning.

    Comment?

  8. Second suspect sought in Portage stabbing that injured 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 12 | WOODTV.com

    Authorities say it happened at 1:20 a.m. in the parking lot of the Renaissance Banquet Hall at 3750 E. Kilgore Road northeast of the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport. The Portage Department of Public Safety says two adults were stabbed and were transported to Bronson Hospital where they were treated for their injuries and later released.

    Comment?

  9. NewsSouthwest Michigan First pushes restaurant tax to fund arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | MLive.com

    ... of Kalamazoo. Part of the property was donated two decades ago to WMU by local businessmen Joseph Gesmundo, owns Portage-based developer AVB, Inc., and the late-Tom Cole and Jim Gilmore. Miller said it was always intended to host a facility for WMU ...

    Comment?

  10. Michigan auto racing weekend highlights, results: Domination on dirtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | MLive.com

    ... race Friday night at Kalamazoo Speedway. She is only 14 years old (photo courtesy of Barbara Fisher) Imus, of Portage, is only 14 years old, but she is making news at Kalamazoo Speedway. Imus, who competes in the Zoo Stocks, won her first heat, then ...

    Comment?

  11. FBI to host active shooter training for publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... The sessions will be led by FBI Supervisory Special Agent John P. Skillestad, and Deputy Chief John Blue of the Portage, Michigan Department of Public Safety. The Violence Reduction Unit with which they serve places an emphasis on decreasing ...

    Comment?

  12. Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointment to the Michigan Board of Real Estate Brokers and SalespersonsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 2 | State of Michigan

    LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of Natalie Rowe of Portage to the Michigan Board of Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons.

    Comment?

  13. PFAS contamination found at low levels in Portage drinking waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | WaterWorld

    PORTAGE, MI, JULY 31, 2018 -- Levels of PFAS have been found in Portage drinking water and city officials are vowing to take action to eliminate the harmful chemicals. The levels reported in a news release issued Saturday, July 28, are below the Environmental Protection Agency's lifetime health advisory limit of 70 parts per trillion, though some researchers suggest that level is set too high.

    Comment?

  14. Portage teen, MSU golfer win 2018 Kalamazoo Country Club InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 29 | MLive.com

    In a field littered with professional and collegiate golfers, it was the steady play of a 16-year-old and his Michigan State University teammate that took home the top prize Sunday at the 2018 Kalamazoo Country Club Invitational. Portage Central junior Will Anderson and MSU junior Kaleb Johnson defeated Portage's A.J. Todd and pro golfer Max Kollin 3 and 2 to claim first place in the 65th installment of the match-play tournament.

    Comment?

  15. PFAS not a problem in Kalamazoo or Portage waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 29 | WHTC

    Kalamazoo's iconic water tower, built at a time long before the bewildering alphabet of chemicals that are now at large in the water we use. KALAMAZOO -- The City of Portage has now undergone testing for PFAS that the state has required of smaller water systems.

    Comment?

  16. Bernice E. PotratzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 29 | The Messenger

    ... and her son, Jerry (Louise), Kalamazoo, Michigan; her granddaughter, Emily Potratz and her husband Tyler Hearst, Portage, Michigan, and her great-grand-daughter, Amelia; her step-grandchildren, Austin, Cameron, and Kendall Dingwall; two other ...

    Comment?

  17. Kalamazoo County replaces hundreds of incorrect absentee ballotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | Michigan Radio

    Replacement absentee ballots were sent out to hundreds of voters in Kalamazoo County this week after a mistake was discovered on the original forms. MLive reported that ballots sent to voters in four Schoolcraft Township precincts and one Portage precinct listed candidates running for Michigan's 63rd House of Representatives district race instead of the 61st district.

    Comment?

  18. Wife of teacher killed in I-94 crash says 'half of me is not there'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | MLive.com

    ... for 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at Sherman Lake YMCA, 6225 N 39th St., Augusta. In their small neighborhood in Portage, the couple's daughter, Kahlan, 5, came running into their home, hair still dripping wet from swim lessons. "Hey, baby," Lena said to ...

    Comment?

  19. Kalamazoo NewsHundreds of incorrect absentee ballots replaced in Kalamazoo CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | MLive.com

    Clerk Tim Snow said replacement ballots were mailed this week to everyone who requested an absentee ballot in four Schoolcraft Township precincts and one Portage precinct. Before the issue was discovered, voters were given ballots that incorrectly listed 63rd District House candidates instead of 61st District candidates.

    Comment?

  20. H&M opens today at The Crossroads mall in PortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | MLive.com

    H&M hired about 20 employees for the store, the company said.

    Comment?

Portage Job Listings
View or post Portage job listings on Topix.
Portage Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Portage from Topix.
Portage Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Portage on Topix.