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(MPRN-Lansing) A group of gun control advocates was at the state Capitol to lobby against a proposal to allow people to carry concealed weapons without a permit. 


(MPRN-Lansing) The state is close to running out of money to clean thousands of abandoned, polluted properties all across Michigan. 


(MPRN-Lansing) The mayor of Flint says Governor Rick Snyder gets a grade of “incomplete” for his handling of the city’s water crisis. 

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

(MPRN) -- The state is giving 38 of Michigan’s worst-performing schools 60 days to come up with a turnaround plan. They include the Washington Writers Academy and the Woodward School for Technology and Research in Kalamazoo.


(MPRN-Detroit) A federal lawsuit claims state prison guards joked and made a bet on whether an inmate would try to kill herself before she took her own life.