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  1. Kalamazoo College takes 2 first prizes in national Recyclemania competitionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    ... of higher learning competed this year in Recyclemania, which started in 2001 with two schools. Western Michigan University began competing in 2003, when there were eight schools, and was one of 17 "Recyclemaniacs" who won an award from the National ...

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  2. Aquinas-bound Robb decides hoops are for herRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hometown Life

    ... Aquinas coach Linda Nash. / JOHN KEMSKI But not long after Robb committed to play D1 soccer at Western Michigan University, she realized it really wasn't what she wanted to do. Recently, the Plymouth High School senior signed to play women's ...

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  3. Proposed phone surcharge for 911 dispatch consolidation unlikely to be approved this yearRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... meeting with attorneys representing the cities of Kalamazoo and Portage, Kalamazoo Township and Western Michigan University in attempts to draft an agreement as to how a potential consolidated dispatch center for the five entities would be governed, ...

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  4. 3 Excellent Career Advice Resources for Job SeekersRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    ... ial work from the University of Michigan and Master's certification in Holistic Health Care from Western Michigan University. Brad is also a career & personal development writer whose books are available on Amazon and BradWatersMSW.com

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  5. Hoops are where Robb's heart isRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Observer & Eccentric

    ... 1 programs appealed to Kylie Robb. But not long after Robb committed to play D1 soccer at Western Michigan University, she realized it really wasn't what she wanted to do. So she had a major change of heart, to not only change her college ...

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  6. Kalamazoo police use tear gas to quell disturbanceRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | WJRT

    Kalamazoo police say a civil disturbance broke out in a crowd of about 2,000 in a Western Michigan University student neighborhood, with some people fighting and throwing bottles and rocks at officers seeking to restore order.

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  7. Poverty reduction to be focus of task force created by Kalamazoo City CommissionRead the original story

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    ... 2010 to 2012 based on the Census Bureau's American Community Survey, Tim Ready, director of the Western Michigan University Lewis Walker Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnic Relations and a KUSP member, told city commissioners. College ...

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  8. Live chat: Talkin' WMU sports with David DrewRead the original story

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    Join Kalamazoo Gazette sports reporter David Drew for a live chat to discuss all things in the world of Western Michigan University sports.

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  9. Webinar on rural businesses using social media marketingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sports of Yore

    ... business. Barbara Frazier is a Professor in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences at Western Michigan University. Her research interests include rural community business development, and social processes and entrepreneurial activity of ...

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  10. Red and White lose three of four to Western Michigan and Northern IllinoisRead the original story

    Monday | Miami Student

    The Miami University softball team lost some steam this weekend after falling 9-4 and 4-0 to Mid-American Conference foe Western Michigan University and lost to Northern Illinois University 6-1, but ended on a strong note as it dispatched the Huskies 8-5 in eight innings.

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  11. Gymnasts finish sixth in championships, Nikki Patterson records personal bestRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | The Eastern Echo

    ... them was Bowling Green State University, Northern Illinois University and Ball State University. Western Michigan University took last place in the event. Starting on the beam, Eastern recorded its lowest point total of the evening with a 48.200, ...

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  12. WMU tear gas use a reasonableaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOODTV.com

    Kalamazoo's police chief says his officers' decision to use tear gas to break up an unruly crowd near Western Michigan University's campus was "appropriate" and "reasonable."

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  13. Muskegon Community College sports recap: Jayhawk softball extends win streak to 3 gamesRead the original story

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    ... four of the six games they played last week, splitting a pair of doubleheaders and crushing the Western Michigan University club team for the second time this season. The Jayhawks closed the week at Lansing Community College on April 12, losing the ...

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  14. Kalamazoo Wings prepare for best-of-7 ECHL playoff series against Greenville Road WarriorsRead the original story

    Monday | MLive.com

    ... and Zach Pochiro and forward Shane Berschbach. Berschbach, who ended his four-year career at Western Michigan University last month, played three games with the K-Wings. To be on the playoff roster, a player needs five games. The postseason roster ...

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  15. Kalamazoo's Lafayette Avenue area has a history of partying, disturbancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MLive.com

    ... drew about 2,000 people. Nine people were injured and 16 arrested when a riot broke out. 1983: Western Michigan University's student radio station, WIDR-FM, and the Western Student Association sponsored a party in a park near Lafayette Avenue. ...

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  16. Dead bodies play no part in high school forensicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Beverly Hills Eccentric

    ... from Bloomfield, as well as Seaholm and Groves, will compete in the MIFA State Tournament at Western Michigan University for Region A on May 2-3. Both days of the tournament will consist of several rounds during which, speakers from each category ...

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  17. WMU basketball senior David Brown intends to petition the NCAA for sixth year of eligibilityRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | MLive.com

    Western Michigan University men's basketball senior guard David Brown intends to petition the NCAA for a sixth year of eligibility, coach Steve Hawkins confirmed Monday afternoon.

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  18. Western Michigan University working with police after Saturday riot on LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MLive.com

    Western Michigan University is working with Kalamazoo Public Safety in the aftermath of Saturday's riot on Lafayette Ave .

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  19. Former Kalamazoo County Commissioner Larry Provancher to seek county board seat this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MLive.com

    ... statement. Provancher, who holds both a bachelor's and master's degree in political science from Western Michigan University, worked for 31 years as a teacher for Portage Public Schools before retiring. He also previously worked as a teacher for ...

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  20. Kalamazoo police chief supports officers' response to Lafayette Avenue riotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MLive.com

    Kalamazoo Public Safety Chief Jeff Hadley said he supports his officers' use of riot gear and tear gas at a party that turned riotous Saturday on Lafayette Avenue near the campus of Western Michigan University.

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