SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

Duggan And Leonard Huddle On No-Fault Insurance

Sep 20, 2017
State Capitol - file photo
Cheyna Roth / Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN-Lansing) An unlikely alliance has formed to overhaul Michigan’s auto no-fault system. 

Wisconsin Public Radio

(MPRN-Lansing) Voters might have the chance to decide a pair of workers’ rights questions next year. 

The former of director of an organization to support non-profit groups in Kalamazoo has died. A WMU volleyball player is honored by the Mid-American Conference for the second consecutive week. The Broncos will kick off their first MAC football game at 7:00 Saturday night September 30th. 

An EPA employee holds one of the types of booms used to clean up the Kalamazoo River oil spill in 2010. Patrick Miles of the U.S. Attorney's Office (middle) and acting EPA regional administrator Robert Kaplan (right) made the announcement about the Enbrid

(MPRN-Lansing) The state pipeline safety board met for the first time Monday since it was revealed that Enbridge’s Line 5 pipeline had lost some of its coating. The controversial pipeline sends oil and liquid natural gas under the Straits of Mackinac. 

Cheyna Roth / Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN-Lansing) The Michigan Civil Rights Commission is asking state Attorney General Bill Schuette for a formal ruling on whether it has the authority to extend housing and employment protections to gay, lesbian, and transgender people. That’s after an attorney from his office torpedoed a proposal the commission was on the cusp of adopting.