"KALAMAZOO, MI - A memorial service for former Kalamazoo City Commission member and community volunteer Edward G. Gordon Jr. is set for Sept. 25 in Kalamazoo. Gordon died Wednesday July 29 in Kalamazoo." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette

"KALAMAZOO, MI - Two Western Michigan University students have won another award for their low-cost ventilator for premature infants in developing countries. Stephen John and Joseph Barnett, designers of the NeoVent, were named the U.S. National Winners of the 2015 James Dyson Award, which drew more than 690 designs worldwide." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

"Kellogg Co. and union leaders have agreed to a new contract, avoiding any closure of the Battle Creek-based company's four U.S. cereal plants" (Battle Creek Enquirer)

"The number of houses sold in the second quarter of this year for Southwest Michigan was up considerably compared to last year" (St. Joseph-Benton Harbor Herald Palladium)

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

A state board has approved adding autism to the list of conditions that can be treated with medical marijuana. The Michigan Medical Marihuana Review Panel voted 4-2 on Friday to make the recommendation.