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SOCIAL JUSTICE: Housing Solutions Summit set

By Carrie Baatz The City Council has heard loud and clear from hundreds of activists that criminalizing people is not a solution to poverty or homelessness. The arrest of Trig…

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PEACE: Local Muslims speak out on terror

By Arshad Yousufi The terrorist attacks in Paris followed by a mass shooting in San Bernardino raised concerns in America about Muslims living in our communities. Responding to those concerns…

Media: KCMJ covers local issues

KCMJ now covering local issues By James Schneiter Community radio can make an area vibrant and energetic; it can allow charismatic leaders to emerge; it can create excitement about local…

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Elections: The verdict is in. Just say no to the status quo

The post-election buzz surrounds the failed re-election bids of City Council incumbents. But the biggest surprise was Helen Collins. Collins beat Harrison School District 2 Board Chair Deborah Hendrix in…