SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

"KALAMAZOO, Mich. – Led by sophomore Deja Wimby's huge night, the Western Michigan women's basketball team defeated Bowling Green 75-58 at University Arena Wednesday night. The Broncos improved to 12-3 overall, 3-1 in the Mid-American Conference (MAC) and 6-1 at home this season." (WMU Athletics)

Michigan Legislature Officially Open For Session

Jan 11, 2017
Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing)  The Michigan legislature is back in session Wednesday . 

"A federal judge in Detroit on Wednesday ordered the state to stop trying to collect money from unemployment insurance claimants accused of fraud during a two-year period when the state has admitted making false fraud accusations against more than 20,000 Michigan residents." (Detroit Free Press)

"KALAMAZOO — Schupan & Sons Inc. has acquired a majority interest in Trinity Metals, a metals recycler based in Indianapolis. (MiBiz)

"KALAMAZOO, MI -- Democrats on the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners reaffirmed their commitment to progressive voters in the wake of Republican Chair Dale Shugars' rise to leadership. A statement from the Democratic Caucus was sent in an email Wednesday to the Kalamazoo Gazette by Commissioner Kevin Wordelman and is also attributed to Commissioners Tracy Hall, Michael Seals, Julie Rogers and Michael Quinn." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)