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Man Sentenced To Life In Prison In Slaying Of 2-Year-Old Son

Brian Roberts of Kalamazoo was convicted earlier this month of first-degree murder and child abuse in the death of Nehemiah Dodd.

CBS Detroit–04/27/2015

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Kalamazoo Officer Killed In 2011 Remembered At 3.1-Mile Run

Hundreds of people have turned out for a 3.1-mile run or walk to honor police officer Eric Zapata, who was killed on duty in 2011.

CBS Detroit–04/18/2015

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Louisiana Police Use Facebook To Seek Info About Michigan Woman Killed In 1980

A northwest Louisiana sheriff is using a Facebook page that helped identify a Michigan woman killed in 1980 to ask for tips that might help identify her killer.

CBS Detroit–03/14/2015

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Facebook Tip Helps Identify Michigan Teen Murdered Decades Ago

Investigators say the identity of the victim is 17-year-old Carol Ann Cole, of Kalamazoo.


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Police: Kalamazoo Man Set Fire To Adult Store To Eradicate Porn

A 41-year-old Kalamazoo man accused of burning down an adult entertainment store allegedly told police he wanted to eradicate porn.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015

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Michigan Woman Doused In Rubbing Alcohol, Set On Fire

A 52-year-old man has been arrested after a woman was doused in rubbing alcohol and set on fire in their western Michigan home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2015

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Boat Shop Fire Near Kalamazoo Destroys $250K Of Inventory

The owner of a boat shop north of Kalamazoo says a fire has destroyed the marina and more than $250,000 in inventory.


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Officials Mull Criminal Charges In Massive Pileup On I-94

State police say they have reconstructed last month’s massive pileup on I-94 in southwestern Michigan and are determining whether anybody will face criminal charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2015

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Michigan Man Gets Jail Time For Assaulting Girlfriend With Puppy

Authorities say the 51-year-old assaulted his girlfriend with a two-week-old puppy until the animal died.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/21/2015

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Official: Driver Behavior, Speed To Blame For 193 Vehicle Pileup On I-94

“People were driving too fast and following too closely on an icy freeway during a white-out.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2015