Battle Creek Enquirer


Battle Creek Public Schools faces a crossroads in the face of declining enrollment and tight finances. Battle Creek Enquirer education reporter Safiya Merchant says district officials are trying to find a solution. 

Kalamazoo’s Upjohn Institute predicts job growth of 1.6 percent in Battle Creek and 1.4 percent in the state in 2016.

D.J. Baldwin won against 32 competitors at the Professional Disc Golf Association Junior World Championship.


When Battle Creek City Commissioner Jeff Domenico was the subject of an ethics hearing he walked out just as the meeting began. A week later he argued with fellow commissioners while the meeting was being adjourned. 

Construction workers at auto supplier TRMI in Battle Creek are protesting a waiver that would allow the company to pay them less.