SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

The settlement of a civil lawsuit would help replace lead water lines in Flint. I & M picks a spot for a transmission line between Vicksburg and Schoolcraft. One of the gymnasts who says she was sexually assaulted by a Michigan State University sports doctor comes forward. 

Cheyna Roth, Michigan Public Radio Network / Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN-Lansing) A state Senator is involved in a joint investigation with the FBI and Michigan State Police. Both departments executed search warrants on the Lansing office and Highland Park home of Democratic Senator Bert Johnson Monday. 

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) At the state Capitol, Republicans are still trying to come together on a plan to cut Michigan’s income tax rate. 

Medical Marijuana brings out lobbyists in Lansing. Michigan health care leaders call for changes to the Affordable Care Act after the Republican health care bill fails. It must be spring, because it's Oberon Day. 

The Grand Rapids region saw  the biggest population growth between 2015 and 2016. Lakeview Schools has a new superintendent. Watch parties are planned for WMU's game in the first round of the NCAA Hockey Tournament.