SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

State Capitol - file photo
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(MPRN-Lansing) Macomb County will get money to work on a giant sinkhole. A deadlock in the Legislature was holding up the money, and it also delayed getting $100 million for Flint in the same budget bill. 

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(MPRN-Undated) A federal judge has thrown out the state’s challenge to a Traverse City business that trademarked a highway sign. 


(MPRN-Lansing) Music, speeches, prayers and a candle-lighting ceremony that included 39 Jewish survivors were part of Michigan’s official commemoration of the Holocaust and the Armenian genocide. 

File photo of Governor Rick Snyder signing criminal justice reform bills into law during event in Kalamazoo

(MPRN-Lansing) The Michigan legislature is considering more changes to the state criminal justice and corrections system. 

Lt. Governor Brian Calley
State of Michigan website

(MPRN-Lansing) Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley is moving closer to a formal announcement that he will run next year for the Republican nomination to succeed Governor Rick Snyder.