• Keep local voices in media

    Celebrate 40 years of people-powered media.
    Become a member and support the
    local programming you enjoy.

    October 20, 2021 | 7:10 am to midnight

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  • OpEd: Should people ever lose their right to vote?

    In the United States, one of every 16 Black adults is not allowed to vote. In Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Mississippi, Tennessee, Virginia, and Wyoming, this number is more than one in seven. In total, this is 1.8 million Black and Brown Americans that cannot choose their political representatives.

  • Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra announces $8.8 million initative

    Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra celebrates return to live music, and announces the Music Connects Us campaign, an $8.8 million fundraising initiative. 

  • Public Media Network Community Voter Guide 2021

    Check out Public Media Network's 2021 Community Voter Guide, made directly with community input!

  • Hurt people hurt people: the trauma behind gun violence

    “Gun Violence doesn’t happen from nowhere, and it's not somebody who is uninjured acting out with a gun. It's really important to see the people behind what’s going on in our community." Kristen Ruggles, Occupational Therapist at Roots and Wings Therapies.

  • GVI roundtable talks gun violence, snitching and community culture

    Click here to watch highlights from Public Media Network's gun violence roundtable discussion with Group Violence Intervention.

Media by you

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    Connect with Local Government

    Gavel to gavel coverage of local municipal meetings keeps you engaged with the decisions of your local elected officials.

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    Turn Your Passion into Content

    Whether a novice or professional, you can create and deliver your message.

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    Community-Driven Media Hub

    Media that is controlled and shaped by you.  From podcasts to television programs, this is media that reflects the community.

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    Gain media skills in a hands-on learning environment.  MediaU courses provide you with the skills to become a media maker or to improve your skills. Create media to shift our local narratives.

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    Volunteer Opportunities

    We need people like you to help create local media.  Join us on local productions and learn media skills to share your story. We'll provide the training necessary to get started.

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    We partner with local nonprofit organizations to help increase their connections with the community.

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