emergency manager


(MPRN-Lansing) A group challenging Michigan’s emergency manager law is asking a federal appeals court in Cincinnati to order a trial in the case. 

"The increasingly controversial emergency manager of Detroit Public Schools is stepping down. Darnell Earley will be leaving the district Feb. 29, according to Gov. Rick Snyder. In a statement Tuesday morning, Snyder said he will appoint a replacement before the end of the month. The statement said Earley notified Snyder Tuesday. (Detroit News)


(MPRN-Lansing) Gov. Rick Snyder and Flint Mayor Karen Weaver are set to meet on Thursday to discuss the city’s water emergency. 


(MPRN-Lansing) Lincoln Park has been officially released from state control, marking the first time in 15 years no Michigan city is being run by an emergency manager. 

(MPRN-Highland Park) State and local officials may be close to a deal to create a new K-14 school system in Highland Park.