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Election 2014
9:00 am
Thu June 26, 2014

WSW: Republican State House Candidate Vic Potter

Vic Potter
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Vic Potter has been on the Marshall School Board 12 years, and has been president of the board for the last eight years. 

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Election 2014
8:50 am
Thu June 26, 2014

WSW: State House Republican Candidate Art Kale

Art Kale
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Art Kale's employment experience includes the auto supply business. He also worked on the White House advance team during the last three years of the Bush administration. 

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Education
7:29 am
Thu June 26, 2014

Snyder Signs Bills Loosening Merit Curriculum Requirements

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Governor Rick Snyder has signed bills that loosen math and foreign language requirements to graduate high school. 

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SW Michigan
5:09 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

Norlander Appointed to 10th District Court

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The Tenth District Court in Calhoun County has a new judge.

Governor Rick Snyder announced today that he’s appointed James D. Norlander to the seat that Judge John R. Holmes resigned from. Norlander will have to run in November 2016 if he wants to fill out the rest of Holmes’ term.

Norlander served as an assistant prosecutor in Calhoun County before being elected county prosecutor in 1976. Since 1981, he’s practiced law privately.

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SW Michigan
2:42 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

WMU's School of Music Gets New Director

WMU School of Music Director Bradley Wong
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Western Michigan's School of Music has a new director. Bradley Wong replaced former director David Colson earlier this month.

Wong, who is a professor of music, joined Western's faculty 30 years ago as a professor of clarinet. Colson returns to the faculty after heading the School of Music for the last seven years.

Wong is a graduate of the University of Michigan and earlier attended the Interlochen First Arts Academy. He's also been a member of the Western Wind Quintet.

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