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.
MSU Reaches Half Billion Dollar Settlement With Nassar Survivors
Michigan State University has agreed to pay a half billion dollars to 332 victims/survivors who said they were sexually assaulted by former MSU sports medicine doctor, Larry Nassar.
Kellogg’s Shuts Down Operations in Venezuela As Conditions Deteriorate
Battle Creek based Kellogg's in the latest company to cease operations in Venezuela. The oil-rich country is in the midst of an economic crisis.
R.I.P. The Menards Guy
If I told you Ray Szmanda died, you'd probably say "who?" But if I told you he was "The Menards Guy", you'd probably know exactly who that is.
Kalamazoo-born Gibson Guitar Files For Bankruptcy
The Gibson Guitar Company, which began in Kalamazoo over 100 years ago, filed for bankruptcy on Tuesday.
2018 NFL Draft: Five Broncos Could Be Playing on Sundays
Five former Western Michigan Bronco football players could be playing in the NFL this coming season. Two were drafted during the NFL Draft this past weekend, while three signed a free agents immediately following the draft.
Laura Bell Steps Down as Bell’s CEO
Laura Bell, who has spent a significant portion of her life in the family beer business, has announced she is stepping down as CEO. Company founder and Bell's father. Larry Bell will take over leadership of the craft beer giant.
MI Woman Becomes First American To Win Boston Marathon since ’85
Desiree Linden, who is based in Rochester Hills, became the first American woman to win the Boston Marathon in 33 years. In a show of sportsmanship, she even slowed down to wait for a fellow American runner Shalane Flanagan during that runner's potty stop.
Oh, What A Night! Ex-WMU Goalie, Accountant, Wins NHL Game
In a city with one Cinderella story still waiting for a fairy-tale ending, another created by an injury, and with a WMU connection, happened Thursday evening in Chicago.
Owner of Crossroads, Rivertown Malls Sold In Billion Dollar Deal
Bloomberg reports Canadian real estate company Brookfield Property Partners, taking advantage of mall owners that are struggling in the battle with e-commerce, has bought the remainder of General Growth Properties.
It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year: Oberon Day Monday
The countdown is on. Oberon Day is Monday. Here's what you need to know about about the annual release of Kalamazoo's most famous export since Kaopectate.