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9:32 am
Mon December 8, 2014

WSW: What Will Happen in Legislature's Lame Duck Session?

State Capitol - file photo
Credit Melissa Benmark, WKAR

Road funding is one of the major  issues that state lawmakers are trying to pass before the end of the year. 

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John Harvey Kellogg
9:31 am
Mon December 8, 2014

WSW: WMU Professor's Book on John Harvey Kellogg's Religion of Biologic Living

Western Michigan University Professor of Comparative Religion Brian C. Wilson says his research into the history of Battle Creek revealed a fascinating mix of religious faith.   

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Local Music
4:09 pm
Fri December 5, 2014

New KSO Assistant Conductor Makes Debut

Kalamazoo Symphony assistant conductor Daniel Brier
Credit danielbrier.com

Daniel Brier talks to Cara Lieurance about the many, varied duties of assistant conductor of the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra, and about his debut conducting How The Grinch Stole Christmas in a sold-out performance at Chenery Auditorium. 

  The Wisconsin native says he's pursued conducting from a young age, encouraged by the example of his musician father. He recently graduated from the University of Michigan, where he studied with Kenneth Kiesler.

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SW Michigan
3:03 pm
Fri December 5, 2014

Kalamazoo Case Headed to SCOTUS?

U.S. Supreme Court building
Credit Wikimedia Commons

A case involving the Kalamazoo County Road Commission may wind up before the U.S Supreme Court.

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Local Music
9:58 pm
Thu December 4, 2014

Silent Film 'Metropolis' To Be Scored By Local Band

On Sunday, Alamo Drafthouse in Kalamazoo will show the silent film Metropolis scored by local band Forget the Times. This is the second live score the group has composed this year after The Cabinet Of Dr. Caligari in September.

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