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courtesy of Monica McFawn

Grand Rapids author, poet, and playwright Monica McFawn’s book Bright Shards of Someplace Else recently won the Flannery O’Connor award for short fiction. It’s a collection of 11 short stories based on that little assumption that we know exactly what someone else is thinking.

Bill Boyce, The Associated Press

On this edition of WestSouthwest, discussing issues of race, poverty and police relations. And the Republican candidate in the state House district that includes the city of Kalamazoo.   


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Mike Perrin says reviving education, limiting taxes and promoting job growth are the main reasons he is running for state House. 

Bill Boyce, The Associated Press

The President of Metropolitan Kalamazoo Branch of the NAACP says the shooting death of a teenager by a policeman in Ferguson, Missouri can lead to more discussion of important issues. 

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Consumers Energy says it expects work on restoring power across the state to wrap up by midday Monday.

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