Battle Creek Project 20/20
12:35 pm
Mon June 24, 2013

Next Community Conversation Wednesday in Battle Creek

Battle Creek historical marker - file photo
Credit WMUK

Interview with Amanda Lankerd and Laura Otte


The next community forum being hosted by Project 20 20 in Battle Creek is scheduled for Wednesday. 

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Portage Superintendent
4:01 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Paw Paw Superintendent Mark Bielang named sole finalist to lead Portage School district

Portage Central High School - file photo
Credit WMUK

The Portage School Board has named current Paw Paw Superintendent Mark Bielang as the sole finalist to become Portage's next superintendent. 

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Medicaid expansion
8:47 am
Thu June 20, 2013

Medicaid expansion stalled in state Senate

State Capitol - File photo
Credit Melissa Benmark, WKAR

Interview with John Lindstrom

Update: The Senate has adjourned without a vote on Medicaid expansion (MLive story)

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3:32 pm
Wed June 19, 2013

Upjohn Institute report finds short-term benefits of pre-school program

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Credit The Associated Press

Interview with Tim Bartik


A new report by the Upjohn Institute for Employment Research finds positive academic effects from the Kalamazoo County Ready4s program.

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Battle Creek Schools
8:37 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Battle Creek School Board approves $2.2-million in budget cuts

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Credit WMUK

Interview with Justin Hinkley

Battle Creek's School Board is expected to approve a budget for the coming fiscal year next week. 

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