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  1. Stadium Drive and Michigan Avenue corridor study to take place Sept. 30 to Oct. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... city commissioners Monday. The study will focus on Stadium Drive and Michigan Avenue between Western Michigan University and the Kalamazoo River to in hopes to help those involved establish a vision of potential future changes to the roadway to ...

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  2. ISU women's soccer ends three-game losing skid, captures wins against SEMO and BaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Vidette

    ... cord holder while Newsom looks to add to her all-time win record as well, when the Redbirds face Western Michigan University at 4 p.m., Friday at Adelaide Street Field.

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  3. WMU football tackle Cleveland Smith named MAC West Defensive Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Western Michigan University junior defensive tackle Cleveland Smith was named the Mid-American Conference West Division Defensive Player of the Week on Monday. Smith had three of the Broncos' four sacks in their 45-33 win at Idaho on Saturday .

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  4. Ex-UAA coach Shyiak lands job at Western MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Former UAA coach Dave Shyiak, who in 2013 was fired after eight losing seasons, today was named associate head coach at Western Michigan University. He's spent a lot of his career in Michigan.

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  5. Acura To Distance Itself From Honda And Become More IndependentRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | AutoSpies

    ... . But taking advantage of a UAW educational program, the son of a dry cleaner started classes at Western Michigan University. He graduated as an industrial engineer. He later earned an MBA and law degree.

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  6. Covering Up With The Hijab May Aid Women's Body ImageRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... or aren't allowed to wear it, he says. Tabassum Ruby , who studies gender and women's issues at Western Michigan University, says she's not surprised the hijab is linked to a better body image. "Wearing the hijab eliminates many of the hassles women ...

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  7. David Drew: WMU football win at Idaho impressive, now it's time to wow the home crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | MLive.com

    It wasn't that the second-year Western Michigan University football coach wasn't still glowing from his second win as a head coach on Saturday at Idaho, but rather he had a grin on his face because most of his team's wide receivers were catching passes from freshman quarterback Chance Stewart after the team's short practice. "I really like this team," Fleck said.

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  8. Interviews of Portage city manager semifinalists will be critical, council members sayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... 2001-02, assistant to the city manager 1999-2001; private sector, 1999; graduate assistant Western Michigan University, 1998-99; city management intern, city of Kalamazoo, 1997-98; city management intern, city of Allegan, 1996. Paul Brake, ...

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  9. Women's cross country continues winning traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Eastern Echo

    Eastern Michigan University's women's cross country team continued its winning trend by racking up its fifth consecutive victory over Mid-American Conference foe Western Michigan University at the George Dales Invitational on Friday. The meet took place on a 6K course at Pine View Golf Club in Three Rivers, Mich.

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  10. Party patrols by police near Western Michigan University aimed at keeping crowds downRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | MLive.com

    Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety Chief Jeff Hadley, who said that officers trying to keep the peace must balance their response to large but orderly parties with those that mushroom in size and can get out of control in an instant.

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  11. American Heart Association says High blood pressure ER visits jumped 25 percent in 2006-11Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Clarksville Online

    The number of people going to the emergency room for essential hypertension, high blood pressure with no known cause, increased by 25 percent in recent years, according to a study presented at the American Heart Association's High Blood Pressure Research Scientific Sessions 2014. "This shows we are not doing a good job in controlling high blood pressure in the outpatient setting," said Sourabh Aggarwal, M.D., the study's lead researcher and Chief Resident in the Department of Internal Medicine at Western Michigan University School of Medicine in Kalamazoo.

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  12. Eagles fall to Old Dominion, 17-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Eastern Echo

    ... field goal from junior Dylan Mulder - which tied a career high for the kicker (Nov. 17, 2012 vs. Western Michigan University). For the Monarchs (2-1), Tyler Heinicke was the story. He completed 17-of-30 passes for 187 yards and an interception. On ...

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  13. Western Michigan 45, Idaho 33: Broncos' offense nearly unstoppable in first win of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MLive.com

    The Western Michigan University football offense put up video game numbers and the defense was able to make a handful of impact plays as the Broncos defeated Idaho 45-33 in Moscow, Idaho on Saturday for their first win of the season. The victory matched Western Michigan's win total from last season, when the Broncos started off 0-8 and beat UMass, 31-30, in week 9 for their only win of the year.

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  14. Class NotesClass NotesClass Notes for Sept. 14Class Notes for Sept. 14The EnquirerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Battle Creek Enquirer

    ... be awarded WMU's 2014-15 Distinguished Service Award Oct. 10 in Dalton Center Recital Hall at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo. Glasser's impact on the WMU campus include the insulated refillable "Eco Mugs," photovoltaic panels that generate ...

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  15. Live updates: Western Michigan battles Idaho looking for first win of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | MLive.com

    Western Michigan plays at Idaho today looking for its first win of the season, which would match last year's total. (Junfu Han Join Kalamazoo Gazette sports reporter David Drew for live updates during today's 5 p.m. Western Michigan University football game against Idaho.

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  16. Stefanie Doty Wilson clears many hurdles en route to Bay County Sports Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | MLive.com

    ... in the high jump and later competed in the heptathlon as a Division I scholar-athlete at Western Michigan University. But it was leaping hurdles that made her a star. "There had to be something for me to go over," Wilson said. "Anything that ...

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  17. WMU medical school: 5 things to know about the new campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | MLive.com

    If you had to spend all day studying, it would be difficult to find a more engaging and beautiful place to do that than at the new Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine.

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  18. Week in Focus: Kalamazoo Gazette photographers cover 9/11 anniversary, 4-H and Kid RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | MLive.com

    ... are their thoughts on making this week's best-of collection. On 9/11 vigil at WMU : At 8:46 a.m. Western Michigan University ROTC Army and Air Force members raised the flag to half staff in front of the Seibert Administration Building, the same ...

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  19. Agreement for Kalamazoo County consolidated 911 dispatch center receives overhwelming supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | MLive.com

    The Kalamazoo County Consolidated Dispatch Steering Committee approved an agreement Friday afternoon that states representatives from each of the five public bodies involved will recommend that their respective governing bodies sign off on the agreement within the next 30 days. The public entities involved are: the cities of Kalamazoo and Portage, Kalamazoo County, Kalamazoo Township and Western Michigan University, all of which currently have their own dispatchers.

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  20. Top 5 annual tourist events in Kalamazoo CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | MLive.com

    ... room nights sold. The International Congress on Medieval Studies: It takes place in May at Western Michigan University and will celebrate its 50th year here in 2015. More than 3,000 scholars travel from all over the country and abroad to attend the ...

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