InterCom’s May 19 evening program, “Breaking the News: Part One,” sparked a lively conversation on the challenges of getting effective local news coverage in a fast-changing media landscape. Representatives of regional media outlets, including Michigan Radio, the Battle Creek Enquirer, WMUK, Issue Media Group and Bridge Magazine explained their missions, coverage and especially funding hurdles, and began trying to answer the many questions raised by highly engaged attendees. (If you missed it, here’s Public Media Network’s video of that night.) Even as […]Read More »
InterCom’s 2nd Friday Speakers Series on Sept. 9 — Kalamazoo, Mich. – When Bell’s Brewery launched in 1985, Michigan’s craft brewing industry was virtually nonexistent. Three decades later, the industry has an economic impact of $1.85 billion (2014) and accounts for more than 200 breweries, according to the Michigan Brewers Guild. And Bell’s — the company that started it all — continues to be a leader in innovation. The company recently announced energy efficient upgrades that help power its plant […]Read More »
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