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6:16 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Power Outages Tuesday Following Storms

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Power outages are being reported throughout Southwest Michigan Tuesday morning after storms moved through the area Monday night. 

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5:30 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

High Waves, Strong Winds Expected on Lake Michigan

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Forecasters say the conditions pose a hazard to swimmers.
GRAND HAVEN, MI - The next two days won't be opportune for Lake Michigan beachgoers. Breezy southwest winds are expected to prevail through Tuesday evening, creating dangerous swimming conditions across West Michigan's shoreline. Grand Haven State Park, in addition to South Beach in South Haven and Pere Marquette Park in Muskegon, are expected to experience the worst of the conditions.
5:27 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

Alamo Township Officials to Face Recall Election

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Two separate petitions seek the recall of Alamo Township Supervisor Lou Conti and township trustee Dawn Potter-Williams.
KALAMAZOO, MI - Alamo Township residents will be heading to the polls this November to choose a supervisor and one trustee. Kalamazoo County Clerk Tim Snow confirmed Monday that he verified more than 380 signatures on separate petitions to recall both Alamo Township Trustee Dawn Potter-Williams and supervisor Lou Conti, who said he was disappointed to see the effort move forward since it's being led by "sore losers" that lost the 2012 election.
7:10 am
Mon June 30, 2014

Field of Flight Events Begin Wednesday in Battle Creek

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Air Show and Balloon Fest continues through Sunday
There will be no 6:30 a.m. balloon launch on Wednesday, July 2. The remainder of the 6:30 a.m. Balloon Launches will take place from various locations throughout Calhoun & Kalamazoo Counties. These flights will take place each morning from July 3-6.
7:03 am
Mon June 30, 2014

Snyder Considering E-Cigarette Bill

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Health advocates have raised concerns about bills
Keeping e-cigarettes out of the hands of minors is the intent, but some fear that a package of three bills awaiting Gov. Rick Snyder's signature could establish the vapor-making cigarette alternative as something other than a tobacco product.