Authorities put out a fire at a pole barn at a residence in Calhoun County (March 14, 2014).

Explosion, fire in pole barn

There is no danger to the public, police said, but are asking people to avoid the area south of Marshall.

Some areas of Kalamazoo got nine inches of now. (March 12, 2014)

Kalamazoo gets up to 9 inches of snow

After two days of relatively warm temperatures, Kalamazoo area residents thought perhaps the snow had finally gone away. Those hopes were da…

A Battle Creek Transit bus (courtesy

Battle Creek Transit resumes service

The City of Battle Creek Transit Department suspended all public transit services Wednesday due to poor road conditions from the winter stor…

Western Michigan University announce their medical school will be named for Homer Stryker. (March 11, 2014)

WMU’s med school renamed after Stryker

Western Michigan University’s School of Medicine is getting a new name, and the anonymous donors who helped launch the school have been reve…