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Social Service Agency InterAct Is Closing

12 hours ago
InterAct's brick building has glass doors with the name stenciled on, and a silver-colored overhang
Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

A nonprofit providing mental health services and treatment for substance use disorder in Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids is closing.

Carmela Hostiguin / City of Kalamazoo

Getting rid of old tires is notoriously difficult and expensive. But the City of Kalamazoo is trying a pilot project to make that easier for its residents.

Theater Review: LYS

Sep 23, 2021
Emily Duguay / WMU Theatre

The production of “LYS”, a new play commissioned by the Western Michigan University Theatre, is playing on campus through Sunday, September 26, 2021. WMUK’s Gordon Bolar has this review.

Courtesy of the artists

David Small and Sarah Stewart are bonded in marriage and more. They are bonded by their mutual love of art and literature.

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Unions representing full and part-time faculty, staff and teaching assistants at Western Michigan University are calling on the school to do more to stop the spread of COVID-19. They say students need to be able to socially distance in classrooms, instructors need better protective gear, and Western needs to revisit the badging system meant to keep sick students out of class.