Battle Creek Enquirer

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

Firefighters filed suit in October of last year seeking pay for working more than 53 hours a week and 24 hour shifts.



It took 14 rounds of voting, but Battle Creek City Commissioners selected Deb Owens as Mayor and Lynn Ward Gray as Vice Mayor Wednesday night. 

The college is seeking $19 million in state money for to renovate the campus.

Christopher Bolt will supervise the transportation departments for both counties starting Monday. Bolt’s predecessor Jerry Peterson resigned last month after police questioned him during a routine traffic stop.