Proposed phone surcharge for 911 dispatch consolidation unlikely to be approved this year
While most advocates of a proposed consolidation of Kalamazoo County's 911 dispatch system continue to say it must happen sooner rather than later , it now appears a phone surcharge to support the system will not be voted on this year.
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Church Employees & 911 Dispatcher Help Catch Thief
KALAMAZOO COUNTY, Mich. -Two church employees and a 911 dispatcher helped police catch a thief early Tuesday morning.
The Detroit News
Church employee helps authorities catch suspect in Kalamazoo County
Augusta -- A church employee in southwestern Michigan who heard strange noises and spotted a break-in suspect called 911, helping authorities make a quick arrest.
Republicans Jeff Heppler, Roger Tuinier will seek re-election to Kalamazoo County Board
Republican Kalamazoo County Commissioners Jeff Heppler and Roger Tuinier both announced Tuesday that they will run for re-election this fall.
Deputies break up home invasion near Augusta; 2 suspects arrested
Kalamazoo County Sheriff's deputies were called to the 8500 block of North 40th Street in Ross Township at 3:50 a.m. for a home invasion in progress, according to a news release.