Category: Injustice

A large crowd of people gathered near several men fighting.

August 3, 2021

Investigators have spent several months digging into Kalamazoo police mishandling of 2020 protests. The final report is expected soon.

The Proud Boys group supporters march toward Bronson Park on Aug. 16, 2020.(STAFF/NowKalamazoo)

July 14, 2021

A review of police mishandling of protests last summer is coming to a close. City leaders will get to see the findings before members of the public.

a police officer with handcuffs hanging from his belt

July 7, 2021

The city will continue a program that places officers in each of KPS’s two main high schools.

a map showing Michigan's congressional districts

July 6, 2021

A first-of-its-kind state redistricting panel is moving into the next phase of redrawing voting lines.

a girl peers through blinds

June 30, 2021

A new report says more in-school mental health programming could be a lifesaver.

The front of kalamazoo City Hall at dusk

June 21, 2021

City officials are surveying residents for input on how to spend $39M in federal stimulus funds.

A Black woman holds signs reading "Economic justice" and "Reparations now!"

June 18, 2021

Kalamazoo groups plan events to celebrate the first official holiday.

A pair of school lunch trays with hotdogs, chips, and other foods

June 16, 2021

Kalamazoo schools will provide breakfasts and lunches daily at six sites throughout the district.

a map showing Michigan's congressional districts

June 15, 2021

The commission is in charge of drawing new electoral district lines. But the new process may be a difficult one.

a map showing the Ampersee Encampment

June 11, 2021

Homeless advocates say the encampment has grown as people flock from other areas of the city.