Music director Rick Phelps says that the Kalamazoo Singers holiday concert, called "Candlelight Reflections," is not subdued or serious. Instead, it is a trip down memory lane for the choir, which is celebrating its 40th anniversary this season.

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(MPRN-Lansing) More courtroom drama is expected Wednesday as Michigan Republicans and the campaign of President-elect Donald Trump continue try to shut down the statewide ballot recount. 

"KALAMAZOO, Mich. - The Western Michigan women's basketball team had its lowest defensive output since the 1980-81 season as the Broncos defeated Fort Wayne 61-35 in nonconference action Tuesday night at University Arena. WMU defeated McMaster University in the Hurricane Classic 90-33 in the team's seventh game of the 1980-81 season. " (Kalamazoo Gazette/WMU Athletics)

"KALAMAZOO TOWNSHIP, MI -- Drinking water might be contaminated in Kalamazoo residences after a water main break." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

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The future home of the health department, the county's high mortality rate among African-American infants and Administrator Moored's contract were also on the commission's agenda Tuesday.

Kalamazoo County voters must decide whether unified 911 dispatch is worth a few extra dollars on their phone bills.

On Tuesday commissioners voted 8-3 to put the question on the ballot in May. If it passes, residents would pay as much as $2.30 per month per phone toward consolidated dispatch.