severe weather http://wmuk.org en WestSouthwest: WMU Georgraphy Professor on disaster relief in the Philippines http://wmuk.org/post/westsouthwest-wmu-georgraphy-professor-disaster-relief-philippines <p></p><p></p><p>Western Michigan University Geography Professor Lisa DeChano-Cook has done extensive research on disaster relief.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 00:46:16 +0000 Gordon Evans 10605 at http://wmuk.org WestSouthwest: WMU Georgraphy Professor on disaster relief in the Philippines Red Cross closing remaining Southwest Michigan shelters http://wmuk.org/post/red-cross-closing-remaining-southwest-michigan-shelters <p></p><p>The American Red Cross says it is closing the remaining shelters and warming centers that have been open in Southwest Michigan since Sunday's severe storms.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:08:08 +0000 Gordon Evans 10487 at http://wmuk.org Red Cross closing remaining Southwest Michigan shelters Red Cross closing shelter in Calhoun County http://wmuk.org/post/red-cross-closing-shelter-calhoun-county <p></p><p>A news release says that shelters in Kent and Ionia Counties opened after Sunday's storms will also close. Other shelters including in Kalamazoo, Cass and Van Buren Counties will remain open.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 18:06:36 +0000 Gordon Evans 10460 at http://wmuk.org Red Cross closing shelter in Calhoun County