| Mar 26, 2012
| 7:36 PM
One month has passed since the killing of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed Florida teenager who was shot by a volunteer neighborhood watchman as he walked to his dad's fiance's house. So far, the watchman hasn't been charged or even arrested, sparking outrage...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 12:30 PM
The death of a Western Michigan State University student is under investigation after the 21 year-old-student was found dead in his home.
Police say that Logan Heere Knibbe was pronounced dead at his home in the 1000 block of Davis Street shortly before...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 5:15 AM
Three college campuses in Kalamazoo and Battle Creek will participate in the federal Vet Success On Campus program.
The office of Congressman Fred Upton (R-St. Joseph) announced Tuesday that support will be available for veterans making the transition...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 2:18 PM
Police are investigating a shooting that happened about a mile from Western Michigan University's campus Wednesday afternoon.
Around 4:00 p.m. police responded to a report of a shooting at the Concord Place apartment complex in the 1500 block of...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 12:28 PM
Western Michigan University and Grand Rapids Community College announced Monday a new deal between the schools to allow seamless transfers from the community college to the university's business program.
Under the new agreement, students can start out at...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 11:09 AM
Earlier this year, an anonymous donor gave $100 million to Western Michigan University for a medical school. Thursday morning, officials announced the science and research facility will be located in the heart of downtown Kalamazoo.
MPI Research plans...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 8:09 PM
Dr. Michael Eric Dyson describes the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to a crowded auditorium.
"His global influence is remarkable," the professor and author says.
"[He is] the foremost leader of nonviolence, along with Mahatma Gandhi, the world has ever...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The Grand Rapids Public School Board has decided to suspend its superintendent search for at least another 18 months.
Following a groundswell of support and positive feedback from students, parents, staff members, and the community for Interim...