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Andrew Robins / WMUK

Michigan Congressman Justin Amash says he won't be running for President this year. He made the announcement on Twitter Saturday three weeks after launching an exploratory committee to seek the Libertarian Presidential nomination. 

Kalamazoo Schools Face Dire Budget Outlook

May 15, 2020
John McNeill / WMUK

The COVID-19 pandemic could have a devastating impact on the Kalamazoo Public Schools well into the next school year and beyond.

John McNeill / WMUK

People in Kalamazoo who would like to get tested for previous COVID-19 infection shouldn’t hold their breath. Reliable antibody tests are not widely available yet. Even if they were, doctors say they’re not the get-out-of-jail-free card that some people might expect.

A picture from below of the Kalamazoo Promise logo on a pale blue water tower tank
Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

The Kalamazoo Promise scholarship has a new challenge during the COVID-19 shutdown: helping students to stay on a path to college. Executive Director Bob Jorth says the organization is still figuring out how to help.

Andy Robins / WMUK

The Kalamazoo Public Library wants to know how you're experiencing the COVID-19 pandemic.