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Andy Robins / WMUK

A new project could help reverse a sharp drop in the number of birds in southwest Michigan.

Waldo Stadium - file photo. Photo by WMUK

The Mid-American Conference has announced that all fall sports and conference championships have been postponed due to COVID-19. For Western Michigan University the sports affected are football, women’s cross-country, men’s and women’s soccer and volleyball. 

Leonard Swanson

It's hard to miss the bright and colorful art of Ellen Nelson. It’s big. So, you’ve probably seen her murals in and on the outside of buildings throughout Kalamazoo.

John McNeill / WMUK

There was a big turnout for Tuesday's primary election in Michigan. But most of the voters never got near the polls. Instead, record numbers voted by mail as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. That meant longer waits for election returns than in past years.

Theater Review: Face Off Kalamazoo's Summer Season

Aug 3, 2020
Face Off Theatre Company

Theater companies around the world are trying to find new ways to reach audiences as the COVID-19 pandemic rolls on. That includes theater groups in Kalamazoo. WMUK reviewer Gordon Bolar has this look at the Face Off Theatre Company’s summer season.