On Air Now

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 590 AM Kalamazoo, MI

Weather

Current Conditions(Kalamazoo,MI 49001)

More Weather »
48° Feels Like: 44°
Wind: NE 9 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0.21”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

AM Clouds/PM Sun 62°

Tonight

Partly Cloudy 46°

Tomorrow

Partly Cloudy 69°

Alerts

Upton's committee reauthorizes tourism funding

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WKZO) -- The U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee is moving legislation to the full House to reauthorize tourism funding through Brand USA. Committee chairman Fred Upton of St. Joseph notes the fund is instrumental in helping promote tourism in west Michigan. He says roughly one-billion dollars is contributed to the economy in his southwest Michigan district every year from tourism. The Travel Promotion, Enhancement, and Modernization Act of 2014 has also been praised by Travel Michigan.

Comments