Been doing this a long time. At KFR since '87. Had an awful lot of fun through the years here. This is one special radio station. Also, since coming to Kalamazoo, both my sons were born here, and are living here now. Michael works for the schools, and David is wrapping up a degree at Western. Proud to say they're my best friends as is the love of my life, Kathy, the hottest woman alive.
Small Plane Runs Off Runway at Plainwell Airport
A small private plane ran off the runway at Plainwell Airport on Friday afternoon.
UPDATE: Gull St. Roundabout Construction Starts Wednesday
This Gull Street Roundabout construction project doesn't seem all that big, Work starts on Wednesday (May 31st) and should be done by July 20th. But it could be a traffic nightmare for those two months.
Kalamazoo TGI Friday’s Closes Its Doors
Do restaurant closings happen in threes? TGI Friday's shut it's doors today. Coming on the heels of Wendy's on West Michigan Ave, and earlier, Kentucky Fried Chicken on West Main, this is the third franchise restaurant to close in recent months.
It’s A Long Way From Cumberland Street in Kalamazoo – Derek Jeter’s Career Gets Its Excla…
I have a friend who was a freshman when Derek Jeter was a senior at Kalamazoo Central. She says he was a nice guy, but nobody knew his baseball career would skyrocket to the level it did. Sunday night, was the exclamation point, the "cherry on top" cap to a two decade career.
Delta Signs Deal With WMU To Train Airplane Mechanics
Delta Airlines has chosen Western Michigan University to be one it's select partners to train AMT's, (Airline Maintenance Technicians) Delta expects a high demand for these specialists in the coming years.
Security Concerns Force Major Change For This Year’s Mackinac Bridge Walk
A major change will go into effect at this year's Mackinac Bridge Walk on Labor Day morning. The bridge will be closed off to virtually all vehicular traffic.
WMU To Offer Graduate Program in IT Security
Western Michigan University will begin a graduate program in IT security, fully online, with the Fall semester this year.
Kalamazoo Valley Community College Wins 2017 Beer Championship
Let's raise a glass. The Kalamazoo Valley Community College "Brewin'" Cougars are the 2017 U.S. Open Beer Champions.
Wanna DooDah? Entries Have To Be In on Friday
The 36th (or so) annual DooDah Parade needs you. It's not a parade without the goofy, wacky, call it what you want, fun of great entries. And collectively, we desperately need a good laugh. So if that's you, you need to get entered by Friday.
State Farm to Close Kalamazoo Facility; 600 To Lose Jobs
State Farm Insurance announced the closing of 11 regional facilities today that will cost 600 Kalamazoo workers their jobs.