Thursday Mar 6
Frozen, buried hydrants remain a concern for local fire departments as 'cold, brutal' winter drags on
"If we see one , that's kind of a big deal for us," Kalamazoo Township Fire Marshal Todd Kowalski said of a typical winter.
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Wed Feb 26, 2014
Bike route designation sought in Oshtemo Township for stretch of North Drake Road
Oshtemo Township will ask the Kalamazoo County Road Commission to designate a stretch of North Drake Road as a bike route as plans proceed for non-motorized paths and sidewalks along that stretch and continuing down to Stadium Drive.
Snow showers, bec. windy and very cold today. There will be drifting snow, esp. in the outlying areas.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Portage Mayor Peter Strazdas, other Kalamazoo County officials...
Three Kalamazoo County elected officials publicly endorsed Republican state Rep. candidate Brandt Iden for the 61st state House district Monday.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Frozen water pipe problem in Kalamazoo worst in 35 years
Kalamazoo public services workers are fielding 12 times the number of calls for frozen water pipes as a typical winter, as large snowfall accumulation and repeating freeze-thaw cycles drive frost deeper into the soil past water pipes.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
'Tough spring' ahead for Kalamazoo County roads as crews,...
Kalamazoo County is in for a "tough spring" of battling potholes local road officials and auto repair shop representatives say.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Thunder snow, freezing rain, flooding all in today's mixed bag of weather in Southwest Michigan
If you have ventured outside yet today, you may have seen rain, sleet, snow and lightning -- or all of the above.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Democrats Julie Rogers, John Taylor announce re-election bids for Kalamazoo County board
Democratic Kalamazoo County Commissioners Julie Rogers and John Taylor both officially announced Tuesday that they will seek re-election to their current posts on the county board this fall.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Julie Mack: Kalamazoo Central TB case underscores evolution of once-feared disease
Marie Ayres was a secretary at University of Michigan. She was also caretaker to Madeline, her younger sister by 16 years.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
1 Hospitalized in Portage Apartment Fire
Crews were able to get the fire under control in approximately 45 minutes. Portage Public Safety Assistant Fire Chief tells FOX17 crews were forced to dig out the fire hydrant nearby because it was buried in snow.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Same person suspected in 2 armed robberies
The first robbery happened around 9 a.m. Sunday at the Shell gas station in the 5000 block of West Main Street between US-131 and N Drake Road in Oshtemo Township.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Kalamazoo water and sewer rate increases proposed
Users of Kalamazoo's water and sewer systems could see higher bills this year under proposed water and sewer rate increases unveiled at a Kalamazoo City Commission work session Monday.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Deputies Searching For Suspect After Gas Station Robbery
OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP, Mich. - The Kalamazoo County Sheriff Department is search for a man who robbed a gas station Sunday morning in Oshtemo Township.