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Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Veterans services were back on the table last night as the Kalamazoo County Commission considered next year’s budget.

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

If you want to open a medical-marijuana dispensary in the City of Kalamazoo, you’ll have to wait.

Western Michigan University

Western Michigan University president John Dunn says the next leader of the school will find it to be a strong and accomplished institution. Dunn, who is retiring next June, gave the annual State of the University address at Western’s Bernhard Center today. 

A summary of Michigan's resources
John Yellich, Michigan Geological Survey

When it comes to mapping its natural resources, Michigan falls behind other states. But a $500,000 state grant may help change that. The grant to the Michigan Geological Survey will pay for statewide resource mapping. 

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

Attorneys married to members of the military may find it easier to get work in Michigan. The state House passed a pair of bills to admit military spouses to the Michigan Bar without having to take the bar exam.