Intercom, an association made up of communication professionals in Kalamazoo, is hosting an event on Thursday called Breaking the News. 


Western Michigan University Journalism Professor Sue Ellen Christian says thanks to cuts at newspapers “There’s never been a better time to be a corrupt local politician.” 

Tricia Johnston begins on Monday

Editor of the Paw Paw Courier Leader Robin Griffin
Nancy Camden

In small communities, people depend on the weekly newspaper for local news. The Paw Paw Courier-Leader carries on a long tradition that dates back to 1843. These days, obituaries are posted on their website as soon as they get them, but otherwise the pace is slow.