Battle Creek http://wmuk.org en Two Republicans Hope to Claim 62nd District Seat http://wmuk.org/post/two-republicans-hope-claim-62nd-district-seat <p></p><p>Michigan’s 62nd House District will send a new representative to Lansing next year. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:00:00 +0000 Sehvilla Mann 16138 at http://wmuk.org Two Republicans Hope to Claim 62nd District Seat Calhoun County Art Council Dissolves http://wmuk.org/post/calhoun-county-art-council-dissolves <p>The Calhoun County Arts Council is no more. The Battle Creek <em>Enquirer</em> <a href="http://www.battlecreekenquirer.com/article/20140710/NEWS01/307100002/Calhoun-County-Arts-Council-disbands">reports</a> that the organization has announced that it is shutting down. The Art Council’s mission will be moved to the Battle Creek Community Foundation.</p><p>The head of the Art Council’s board says it decided to pull the plug because of “concerns about the organization’s viability."</p><p>Until now, Battle Creek has had a independent local arts organization since 1964.</p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:29:27 +0000 Andrew Robins 15701 at http://wmuk.org Calhoun County Art Council Dissolves Battle Creek Police Set 2 Public Input Meetings http://wmuk.org/post/battle-creek-police-set-2-public-input-meetings <p></p><p>The City of Battle Creek has announced two occasions when members of the public can share opinions on who should be the city’s next police chief and other matters of concern.</p><p>They include a June 26 meeting where people can meet the city’s three finalists for the position, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Department of Public Works' multipurpose room.</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:57:32 +0000 Sehvilla Mann 14990 at http://wmuk.org Battle Creek Police Set 2 Public Input Meetings Auto Parts Maker to Bring Jobs to Battle Creek http://wmuk.org/post/auto-parts-maker-bring-jobs-battle-creek <p></p><p>A company that makes parts for the roofs of cars says it plans to bring jobs and investments to Battle Creek.</p><p>WKW Roof Rail Systems LLC is owned by the German company WKW Automotive. It already runs a sales office in the Detroit metro area and a manufacturing plant in Portage. WKW plans to buy the former Toyota Group plant in Battle Creek and use it to produce aluminum roof rails.</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:48:53 +0000 Sehvilla Mann 14988 at http://wmuk.org Auto Parts Maker to Bring Jobs to Battle Creek Key Dates Ahead for Kellogg Community College and president http://wmuk.org/post/key-dates-ahead-kellogg-community-college-and-president <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>The <a href="http://www.battlecreekenquirer.com/interactive/article/20140513/NEWS01/305130023/After-accusations-prove-unfounded-KCC-president-told-move-quickly-heal-wounds">Battle Creek Enquirer</a> looks at how Kellogg Community College moves forward after its president returned from administrative leave.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 14 May 2014 13:34:22 +0000 Gordon Evans 14321 at http://wmuk.org Key Dates Ahead for Kellogg Community College and president