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City of Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo City commissioners are hoping to reduce gun violence in the city. So far, 14 people have died because of shootings in the city in 2020.

Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation Kalamazoo

A new program aims to help people of color in Kalamazoo County who've experienced race-based trauma.

The picture shows a concrete spillway with a mill pond behind it, in a wooded area (the trees are bare since it's winter). There is muted sunlight.
Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

We are so glad to bring you this new episode of “Why’s That?” It’s our first since the pandemic arrived in Michigan. We are ready to take your questions again, and we hope to hear from you!

County Weighs In On Morrow Lake Dam

Dec 3, 2020
Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Kalamazoo County commissioners are weighing in on problems caused by a dam on the Kalamazoo River.

Joscha Weese, left, stands outside the Capitol building during a rally in Lansing, Mich., Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020. Michigan's elections board is scheduled to meet to certify the state's presidential election results Monday. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
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(NPR) West Michigan Congressman Fred Upton says it’s “really tragic” that a full Presidential transition has not begun in the middle of a pandemic. Upton spoke with host David Greene on NPR’s Morning Edition Tuesday.