March 30, 2020

County officials say the WMU student was not a resident of Kalamazoo at the time of his death.

March 30, 2020

Hospitals across West Michigan are accepting donations of personal protection equipment to help avoid the spread of COVID-19.

March 30, 2020

Gov. Whitmer called the mask delivery “great news for our health care workers.”

March 30, 2020

A lack of supplies is particularly worrisome as Michigan logged its biggest one-day jump in cases on Saturday.

March 30, 2020

Michigan’s nursing homes and senior living communities are losing ground in their uphill battle against COVID-19, Bridge Magazine reports.

March 28, 2020

The monthly downtown Kalamazoo community art show Art Hop will still be held next Friday despite measures to stop the spread of COVID-19 that prevent people from gathering in groups and businesses from turning into pop-up galleries. “Next Friday’s Art Hop, scheduled for 5 – 8 pm on April 3, will be entirely virtual,” the […]

March 27, 2020

The Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office will not take immediate “enforcement action” against alleged violators of the governor’s stay-at-home executive order. The order for residents to stay home and businesses to cease public operations – aside for certain scenarios and taking specific precautions – is intended to slow the spread of COVID-19, reducing infection rates and […]

March 27, 2020

Kalamazoo area diners may be restricted to carry out or delivery due to state measures to stop the spread of COVID-19, but they still have plenty of restaurant choices – and the nearly 20,000 members of a 10-day-old Facebook group can attest to that. During any other time, Kalamazoo Menu would appear as your average […]

March 27, 2020

Stories from colleagues around the county: DIY to save a life: WMUK reports a local group is putting their 3D printing hobby to use against the spread of COVID-19. Local business grants: regional economic development group Southwest Michigan First urges local businesses to apply for grants of up to $10K, WWMT reports. Taking two hits: […]

March 27, 2020

The Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office launched a new hotline for residents to report local violators of the governor’s executive order, which stops unnecessary business operations in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19. The state’s attorney general tasked local law enforcement with helping address potential violations, the sheriff’s press statement said. Karianne Thomas, city […]