Kalamazoo County

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Two Kalamazoo animal welfare groups that have long shared resources now face big decisions about the future of their partnership. Two years ago the Kalamazoo Humane Society signed an agreement with Kalamazoo County – allowing them to co-locate their offices, with a shelter, vet’s office and community center all in one building. But that agreement expires next month. And some county administrators say the government should consider building separately.

"KALAMAZOO, MI — The Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners hopes to have a job offer for a new administrator by late November or early December, board chairman John Taylor said." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Kalamazoo County says it might be able to help residents save on their prescription drugs. It’s considering signing up for a privately-run discount program. Commissioner Julie Rogers says at least one of the options offers 25 percent off some prescriptions – and more off of mail-order drugs.

"COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, MI — Kalamazoo County officials have lifted the health advisory involving E. coli levels at Campbell Lake in Comstock Township." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

"KALAMAZOO, MI -- Criminal charges against a Kalamazoo County woman who was late renewing her dog license have been dropped, she said Monday. Becky Rehr, 47, of Cooper Township, said the Kalamazoo County Prosecutor's Office filed a motion Monday to dismiss the case against her..." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)