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  1. Wednesday hearing in Portage to address weed treatment special...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MLive.com

    A Wednesday public hearing will address special assessments for Gourdneck and Hogsett lakes property owners for a five-year weed treatment program.

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  2. 911 surcharge hike would fund emergency response in Kalamazoo CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | MLive.com

    On May 2, voters will decide if a 450 percent increase on fees assessed to phone numbers is worth funding the authority responsible for consolidating emergency dispatch operations in Kalamazoo County. Starting July 1 and running through mid-2022, Kalamazoo County residents would pay a $2.30 monthly surcharge for each device able to access 911, up from the current 42-cent surcharge.

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  3. Home builders busy, bullish on housing market in PortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | MLive.com

    Mayor Peter Strazdas said the market is tight and there's a high demand.

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  4. Meet Jeff Criswell, Portage Central senior pitcher and U-M baseball signeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | MLive.com

    PORTAGE, MI Portage Central senior Jeff Criswell is the third player in three years from the Southwest Michigan town of just over 45,000 people to sign a scholarship offer for the University of Michigan baseball team. Portage Northern graduates Ben Keizer and Tommy Henry are already in the Michigan dugout and are helping the Wolverines climb to No.

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  5. Rollover crash slows traffic on eastbound I-94 in PortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | MLive.com

    The mishap occurred at about 2:40 p.m. Thursday in the eastbound lanes of I-94 at the South Westnedge Avenue exit ramp.

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  6. Portage Northern baseball opens busy week with win over defending state champ De La SalleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | MLive.com

    PORTAGE, MI The Portage Northern baseball team is scheduled to play seven games this week, and the Huskies couldn't have opened their busy stretch any better than their Monday performance against defending Division 1 state champ Warren De La Salle . Northern claimed a 12-2 home win over the Pilots, who were ranked No.

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  7. Portage Northern's Deborah Torres a using softball, classroom...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | MLive.com

    PORTAGE, MI The pitcher's circle isn't where Deborah Torres started her softball career, but it's no surprise the junior hurler has carved out a role in the Portage Northern rotation. Whether it's pitching mechanics or calculus, Torres is equally quick to absorb a lesson, and her ability to process that information has brought success on the field and in the classroom.

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  8. Gull Lake's Lauren Esman hits three homers to snap Portage Northern softball win streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | MLive.com

    PORTAGE, MI Portage Northern entered Tuesday's doubleheader against Richland Gull Lake riding the best start in coach Ed Bowe's five years at the helm. The Huskies won their first eight games by an average of 8.5 runs, and junior Lizzy Verduzco was shutting down opponents from the pitcher's circle with 24 strikeouts and a 0.33 earned run average in 21 innings.

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  9. Portage board OKs bids for new North Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | MLive.com

    Construction is in full swing on the first projects involving the Portage Public Schools $144 million construction program, and the latest news on bids continues to be good.

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  10. Austin Lake aeration project stirs up new debate in PortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | MLive.com

    The Austin Lake Governmental Lake Board has scheduled a 7 p.m. May 10 public session at Portage City Hall to review the laminar flow aeration project in the south bay at Austin Lake since 2012. The hearing is expected to draw a big crowd, with more than 400 properties affected.

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  11. Behind the scenes with Portage Northern's baseball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | MLive.com

    PORTAGE, MI Riding a wave of four consecutive district titles, the Portage Northern baseball team is on one of its most successful runs in program history. Starting pitcher Benjamin Keizer led the Huskies to the state finals in 2015, and fellow left-handed ace Tommy Henry led the team to a state quarterfinal appearance last season.

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  12. Young Portage Northern baseball team takes a page from Chicago Cubs playbookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | MLive.com

    PORTAGE, MI There isn't much Chris Andrews hasn't seen in 17 years as head coach of the Portage Northern baseball team. He guided his team to the state championship game in 2015 and has collected more than 400 wins and eight district titles, including four consecutive district crowns dating back to 2013.

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  13. Hope men's golf tops field at Kalamazoo's Steven Tyler ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | MLive.com

    Junior Kade Hoeksema of Byron Center, Michigan carded 1-over-par 73 at The Moors Golf Club in Portage to lead the victorious Hope College men's golf team at the Kalamazoo College Steven Tyler Classic on Monday.

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  14. Portage rivals battling for Kalamazoo Gazette softball Team of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | MLive.com

    Crosstown rivals Portage Central and Portage Northern have been battling it out on the athletic fields since the schools split in 1965, so it's no surprise they're the top two contenders in the Kalamazoo Gazette softball Team of the Week poll. As of Monday afternoon, Portage Northern holds the top spot with 5,801 votes, or 51 percent, while Portage Central sits in second place with 2,413 votes.

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  15. Section of Oakland Drive in Portage to close for 2 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 9 | MLive.com

    Oakland will be closed between Centre and Vanderbilt avenues for about two weeks starting Monday, April 10.

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  16. Portage plants Green-A-Thon at Celery Flats Saturday, April 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | MLive.com

    Earth Day comes a week early for Portage when the Portage Youth Advisory Committee hosts Green-A-Thon 2017 Saturday, April 15, at the Celery Flats Historical Area. The youth committee in cooperation with the Portage Environmental Board and Park Board will stage the event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., a week before the official Earth Day celebration in other areas because of a scheduling conflict at Celery Flats on April 22. Green-A-Thon is a chance to enjoy the outdoors and learn more about the environment along with listening to musical acts and playing games.

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  17. Friends raising money to open dream brewery in KalamazooRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | MLive.com

    Justin Guisinger of Three Rivers, and Shane Van Liere, of Portage, have started an IndieGoGo campaign to help them open Ronin Artisan Ales.

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  18. It's Kalamazoo vs. Vicksburg in Best Sub Sandwich search; voting deadline noon FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | MLive.com

    Amy and I will visit about 35-45 finalists all over the state in the next few weeks and come up with a Top 10 list.

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  19. Man pointing gun at I-94 driver leads police to a pound of marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | MLive.com

    Three men from Kalamazoo and Portage were arrested.

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  20. Missing Portage man foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | MLive.com

    The missing man was located walking on South Westnedge Avenue near Whites Road at approximately 7:50 a.m. March 29. He has been returned to his family.

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