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Pipeline Safety
9:49 am
Mon December 22, 2014

WSW: Latest Leak Raises Concerns Over Pipeline Safety

File photo of Kalamazoo River where a pipeline rupture caused a massive oil spill in 2010
Credit WMUK

The Sierra Club says a small leak in the Straits of Mackinac should be a "wake up call" about pipeline safety in Michigan and the Great Lakes. 

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Early Middle College
9:30 am
Mon December 22, 2014

WSW: Getting a Jump on College

Kalamazoo Valley Community College's Arcadia Campus - file photo
Credit WMUK

An extra year of high school can soon mean an Associate's Degree or two years of progress toward a Bachelor's Degree in Kalamazoo County. 

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WMUK News
4:18 pm
Fri December 19, 2014

New Allied Paper Cleanup Plan Proposed

Warning sign outside the Allied Paper Superfund site
Credit WMUK

Kalamazoo City officials say they have a new plan for the Allied Paper Landfill Superfund site. It would leave toxic PCB contamination there but contain it in a smaller area.

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WMUK News
5:46 pm
Thu December 18, 2014

Bringing Civil War Nurse Clara Barton to Life

Civil War nurse and American Red Cross founder Clara Barton
Credit Matthew Brady / Leslie Goddard

In 1861 Clara Barton saw soldiers marching off to the Civil War – and returning with injuries that had barely been treated.

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Film
5:37 pm
Thu December 18, 2014

Into The Woods: Fear Not, Musical Lovers

For a director, seeing your first movie win an Academy Award can be the best - or worst - thing that could ever happen. It certainly proved to be a mixed blessing for Rob Marshall, who watched his 2002 version of Chicago take home the best picture prize.

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