SW Michigan

9:26 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Post to invest $30-million in Battle Creek facility, create 92 jobs

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15 leadership positions will also be relocated from Modesto, California to Battle Creek
Nearly 100 hundred jobs will be created in Battle Creek as Post Foods plans to invest $30 million into its facility on Cliff Street, the company announced today. Some key leadership roles will also relocate to Battle Creek as the company closes a facility in Modesto, Calif.
SW Michigan
3:29 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

KVCC part-time faculty drop labor complaint

KVCC Texas Township campus
Credit WMUK

The union representing part-time instructors at Kalamazoo Valley Community College says it is dropping an unfair labor practice complaint against the school. The KVCC Federation of Teachers says it's signed an agreement with the college to prevent job losses.

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WMU tuition
1:26 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

WMU board approves tuition increase of 3.57% for fall

Credit WMUK
  • Western Michigan University President John Dunn on tuition
  • WMU President John Dunn and Vice President for Business and Finance Jan Van Der Kley on the university budget

Western Michigan University students will pay higher tuition rates this fall. 

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7:48 am
Wed June 12, 2013

Expansion of Bell's facility approved in Comstock Township

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Bell's will increase capacity at brewing facility
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, MI - Construction on the expansion of Bell's Brewery is expected to begin this July after the project received unanimous approval from The Comstock Township Zoning Board of Appeals at a public hearing Tuesday, June 11.
7:27 am
Wed June 12, 2013

Harbor towns anxious to begin dredging

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Three dredging projects have been completed, 11 are underway and another 45 are planning stages
Russell Dzuba is in a race against time this summer. Call it the race before the race. As harbormaster for the lakeside town of Leland, he is struggling to get his marina ready to host boaters next month during the 105th Race to Mackinac.

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