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Kellogg and Wilmar
7:49 am
Wed October 30, 2013

WestSouthwest: Protesting Kellogg's involvement with Singapore company

Kellogg Company Headquarters - file photo
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Interview with Margaret Kran-Annexstein and Jez Vedua

The group Forest Heroes has spent part of the fall calling for Kellogg to end its partnership with agribusiness corporation Wilmar International. 

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PromiseNet
7:27 am
Wed October 30, 2013

WestSouthwest: PromiseNet 2013

File photo
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Interview with Michelle Miller-Adams - air version

For the last eight years researcher Michelle Miller-Adams has been examining the impact of the Kalamazoo Promise and how other communities have launched their own programs. 

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Local Music
7:34 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

New director Greg Jasperse on Gold Company/GCII's 'Sneak Pre-Boo'

Greg Jasperse
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Greg Jasperse, who recently became Director of  Vocal Jazz at Western Michigan University, talks about Gold Company and GCII's "Sneak Preview" concert with Cara Lieurance.

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Local Music
5:19 pm
Mon October 28, 2013

Legends Drum & Bugle Corps takes marching band on the road

The drum and bugle corps prepares for performance
Credit Nancy Camden

Legends of Kalamazoo is a touring drum and bugle corps made up of 15 to 22-year-olds who perform and compete with a variety of instruments and pageantry-like movement.

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Film
5:07 pm
Mon October 28, 2013

Hausu: The weirdest horror movie you will ever see

There are many strange and puzzling films you may encounter over the course of your lifetime. But I feel reasonably safe in saying that you will never find anything quite so flamboyantly bizarre as the 1977 Japanese horror-comedy-musical-psychodrama Hausu, or House, a movie that exists in its own stratosphere of wackiness. 

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