SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

"Calhoun County’s prosecutor won’t issue charges in some sex offender cases after a federal judge’s ruling that parts of the law are vague." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

"Michigan's members of Congress on Wednesday sent a letter to Defense Secretary Ashton Carter asking for an Air National Guard base in Battle Creek to be selected as the location for a cyber-security mission which could maintain and protect and operate information networks." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

"KALAMAZOO, M -- Advocates opposed to Western Michigan University's plans to expand its business technology and research park to nearby Colony Farm Orchard took their case Tuesday to the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

"COVERT TOWNSHIP, MI -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will hold an open house and public meeting Thursday to discuss the annual safety performance of Palisades Nuclear Power Plant. The open house is scheduled for 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday, April 9, at the Beach Haven Event Center, 10420 M-140 in South Haven." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

"ALLEGAN, MI -- Generic drugmaker Mylan NV has offered to buy Perrigo Co. for $28.9 billion. Mylan offered $205 a share in cash and stock, which represents a greater than 25 percent premium to the Perrigo trading price as of the close of business on Friday, April 3, and a greater than 29 percent premium to Perrigo's 60-day average share price, according to a statement Wednesday on Mylan's website." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette