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  1. 4 Portage schools back on lockdown after report of gunshots in the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | MLive.com

    Four schools in Portage were placed back on lockdown Tuesday morning after police received a report of more gunshots being fired in the area of Romence Road and U.S. 131, authorities said. As a precaution, Portage West Middle School and 12th Street, Amberly and Moorsbridge elementary schools have been placed on lockdown while police investigate, Wolfe said.

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  2. PEOPLE v. BUSHRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | FindLaw

    Following an incident that occurred on November 17, 2014, at a home in Portage, Michigan, defendant was charged with one count of first-degree home invasion, MCL 750.110a ; one count of assault with a dangerous weapon , MCL 750.82 ; and one count of resisting or obstructing a police officer, MCL 750.81d . Before trial, defendant sought leave to appeal an order granting the prosecution's motion for a special jury instruction relative to his charge of first-degree home invasion, which this Court denied.

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  3. Car fails to slow for construction, ends up on wrong side of U.S. 131Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | MLive.com

    ... threatening injuries, police say, and was transported to Bronson Methodist Hospital after the 5:23 p.m. crash. Portage police say a black Subaru passenger car was southbound on U.S. 131 and was slowing down for construction south of West Milham ...

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  4. Marilyn HyserRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 20 | Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper

    ... She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Lori and Tom Winters of Pinckney, Mi. and Linda and Randy Bonzo of Portage, Mi.; two granddaughters and a brother and sister-in-law, Jack and Mel Mounsey of Fort Wayne, In. She was preceded in death ...

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  5. Motorcyclist killed near Augusta earlier this week identified Wednesday, April 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    We now know the name of the Portage man who was killed while riding his motorcycle near Augusta on Monday. Kalamazoo County Sheriff Rick Fuller says 42-year-old Michael Lee Kuis died after he was struck by a Battle Creek man driving a commercial van.

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  6. Public invited to forum Tuesday to get Portage schools construction updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 18 | MLive.com

    An update on the Portage Public Schools' $144 million bond projects approved by voters last November will be the focus of a public informational forum at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at West Middle School. District administrators and project architects will go through the planning process, explain how the projects will move forward over the next several months and offer an estimated timeline for construction.

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  7. Portage students vote for new playgrounds at Lakeview, Schrier parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 18 | MLive.com

    Nearly 900 children took part in approving the playgrounds at the two parks in the first Kid Vote sponsored by the Portage Parks and Recreation Department. "It is so exciting to see that degree of participation amongst Portage youth," said Tricia Keala, Portage recreation program manager.

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  8. Woman arrested for identity theft, may be part of bigger ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 15 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    One alleged member of an organized group of well-dressed pick-pockets has been arrested by Portage Police and others are being sought. They have been preying on the patrons of restaurants in Kalamazoo and Portage since late last year, snatching wallets out of purses and coats draped over the backs of chairs.

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  9. Sign of the season: Portage spring cleanup program starts April 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 15 | MLive.com

    Like dandelions on the lawn, robins bobbing along and home-improvement fliers on the door handle, the Portage annual spring cleanup program has sprung back. The pickup begins Monday, April 18, and will continue through May 19, with each neighborhood getting one collection only and for the second year including private streets if they sign agreements with Portage.

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  10. Gov. Rick Snyder makes reappointments to the Certificate of Need CommissionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 13 | State of Michigan

    LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the reappointments of James Falahee of Portage and Denise Brooks-Williams of Detroit to the Certificate of Need Commission.

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  11. Portage, Schupan eScrap team for free electronics recycling event SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 13 | MLive.com

    Recycling has been a success in Portage , from single-stream curbside recycling to one of the highest uses of the Kalamazoo County Household Hazardous Waste Center. Expected to add to that success will be a free electronics recycling event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Portage Department of Public Services, 7719 S. Westnedge Ave. The city and Schupan eScrap Recycling are teaming for the event in which Portage residents can drop off just about any electronics device or accessory.

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  12. US-131 repaving in Portage starts MondayRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 13 | State of Michigan

    PROJECT: The Michigan Department of Transportation will be repaving 6.6 miles of US-131 between I-94 and U Avenue in Portage. The $10.3 million investment includes guardrail replacement, carpool lot resurfacing, new signs and right-of-way fencing, and traffic signal upgrades.

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  13. Ohio firm buys building materials maker Chem Link of SchoolcraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 13 | MLive.com

    ... worker and occupant safety." It has been led since September of 2014 by Chief Executive Officer John E. Thomas , of Portage, with company founder and CEO Phil Georgeau as technical director. "Chem Link's business principles and core values align ...

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  14. Harry R. EschmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 12 | White Lake Beacon

    Harry R. Eschman, 57, of Ravenna and formerly of Shelby, passed away Saturday, April 9 after a traffic accident in Portage, Mich.

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  15. Portage paves plans for major, local streets projects this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 11 | MLive.com

    Portage is spending more than $3 million or so on major streets work this year, but the big change is the more than $1 million the city freed up from surplus funds to pave more than 50 local streets. First up for the work is also one of the city's worst streets: Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.

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  16. Man killed in U.S. 131 rollover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | MLive.com

    A 57-year-old Ravenna man died after his pickup veered off U.S. 131 in Portage and rolled into a wooded area. Portage police said Eschman was driving a 2001 Ford pickup south on the freeway, south of Centre Street, when the truck left the roadway.

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  17. Authorities: 1 injured in Portage rollover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | WOODTV.com

    Authorities with the Portage Department of Public Safety say a man was critically injured after a rollover crash on Saturday. It happened around 9:31 a.m. Authorities say the driver, a 58-year-old man from Ravenna, was southbound on US 131 south of Centre Street when his truck left the freeway and rolled several times into a wooded area.

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  18. Driver dies after rollover crash on U.S. 131 in PortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    At 9:31 a.m. Saturday, the Portage Department of Public Safety responded to a report of an accident with injuries on U.S. 131 south of Centre Street. Upon arriving at the scene, officers discovered that a 2001 Ford pickup truck had been traveling southbound on 131 when it left the highway and then rolled over multiple times into a wooded area on the freeway's west side.

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  19. Leila Joan LloydRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | Northern Michigan News

    Leila Joan Lloyd passed away on Friday, April 1, 2016, in Portage, Michigan. She was 78. Leila was born January 23, 1938, in Langdon, North Dakota, the daughter... As cadillacnews.com transitions to a metered site, the login information will help us determine whether you are a paid subscriber or one of our casual visitors.

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  20. Chevron And Wolverine Pipeline Companies Win API Distinguished Safety And Environmental AwardRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 6 | Oil and Gas Online

    ... operations by both companies. Wolverine Pipe Line Company is a transportation service company, headquartered in Portage, Michigan. Wolverine operates more than 630 miles of active steel pipeline in three states, connecting Chicago refineries to ...

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