SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

"ALBION - Albion Public Schools ended an era this week with celebration. On Thursday and Friday, the school district bid farewell to its middle school students before they begin attending other schools next week." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

"LANSING, MI -- Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is scheduled to provide an update Monday, Jan. 25 on his office's investigation regarding the water crisis in Flint." (MLive)

"BENTON HARBOR — “I am overwhelmed and humbled” was the response from Shelly Mills-Walker when she was told by phone the Benton Harbor school board chose to offer her the superintendent position Thursday." (St. Joseph Benton Harbor Herald-Palladium)

Kevin Lavery / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Republican leaders in the state Senate say a $28 million emergency appropriation for Flint should come with some accountability measures to make sure that money is spent wisely. 


(MPRN-Undated)  The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) regional administrator is stepping down over the public health crisis in Flint. That comes as President Obama orders an inquiry into how the EPA handles information that could affect the public health.