SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

Rick Pluta, The Michigan Public Radio Network / Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder says enforcing immigration laws is not a top priority of state and local police in Michigan. 

"A Wisconsin town is getting a lot of attention these days -- on the issue of drinking water. Waukesha lies outside the Great Lakes basin, but it has received permission to take water from Lake Michigan. Officials are still debating the impact of the precedent-setting decision – and a group of mayors is challenging the town’s action." (Great Lakes Today)

"ATHENS, Ohio -- The Western Michigan women's basketball team battled back-and-forth with Ohio, the Mid-American Conference (MAC) East leaders, but the Bobcats came away with an 80-67 win at the Convocation Center Wednesday night." (WMU Athletics)

"KALAMAZOO, MI -- A precautionary boil water advisory has been issued for drinking water along Homecrest Avenue west of Portage Street in Kalamazoo's Edison Neighborhood." (Kalamazoo Gazette)


(MPRN-Lansing) The Michigan Supreme Court will hear oral arguments about how the state handles juvenile life without parole cases.