SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

"The Battle Creek Bombers topped the Madison Mallards, 4-2, behind a dominant outing on the hill from Scott Sency to sweep the two-game set." (Battle Creek Bombers' website)

"Mequon, WIS – The plan was for the Kalamazoo Growlers to head to Warner Park and play against the Madison Mallards on Thursday and Friday night respectively to begin their four-game road trip. The team would then head to Kapco Park and do battle with the Chinooks on Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon. Of course, baseball never goes as planned and the weather can be even more unpredictable then baseball." (Kalamazoo Growlers' website)

"Former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm said Sunday she has not pursued the Democratic National Committee chairmanship in the wake of Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s abrupt resignation and she called reports that she’s in the mix “news to me.” (Detroit News)

"KALAMAZOO, MI-- Four demands were announced via bullhorn to a crowd of a few hundred people who had marched, chanting, from Bronson Park to the Kalamazoo Mall following a Black Lives Matter gathering here Friday evening July 22. Discipline the police officers who were transporting a man from the hospital to jail when he died along the way." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

"KALAMAZOO, MI - A local Black Lives Matter chapter is planning a Friday rally and an undisclosed 'shutdown action' on city streets, a move that has police preparing to allow the demonstration but react to any problems that develop. The rally is planned for 6 p.m." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)