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Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

The trial for accused Kalamazoo mass-shooter Jason Dalton faces another delay. The Kalamazoo Gazette reports that the Michigan Supreme Court has sent the case back to the state Court of Appeals.

Bangor Schools are closed on Thursday due to a threat.

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

A Kalamazoo nonprofit says residents who saw serious damage to their homes in last month’s floods are struggling to get assistance. The city says that some of its housing dollars come with federal restrictions that prohibit their use in flood zones.


Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Hopewell made the announcement at a Kalamazoo City Commission meeting. The board also addressed zoning issues related to medical marijuana facilities and accepted a $1 million grant from a local donor.

After more than 10 years as the ceremonial head of Kalamazoo city government, Mayor Bobby Hopewell announced on Monday that he will not seek the office during the next election. Hopewell has served as the city’s mayor since 2007.

Sehvilla A Mann / WMUK

Kalamazoo students say they plan to keep pushing to tighten the nation’s gun laws. Many took part in a nationwide walkout Wednesday, one month after a deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

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