SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

"KALAMAZOO, MI - Bronson Healthcare Group will demolish more than half of the former Kalamazoo Gazette Building and an adjacent property to create space that will eventually be used for more hospital services - including laboratory space." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

Rick Pluta, The Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN-Mason) The statewide recount of ballots cast in the presidential election is underway. That’s after a federal judge ruled overnight the state had until noon Monday to begin.

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Police officers, fire fighters, and other municipal employees are planning what they are titling a “call to action” Tuesday at the State Capitol.

"During his January 2016 State of the State address, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder apologized to the people of Flint for the water crisis in that city, saying "government failed you." During that speech, he called for the creation of an independent commission to examine Michigan's infrastructure needs. He later signed an executive order creating the commission." (Michigan Radio)

"WASHINGTON — A congressional compromise on a wide-ranging water projects bill authorizes more than $100 million for Flint’s compromised lead service pipes, but its passage is complicated by another unrelated provision that could undermine the legislation’s chances of passage this year." (Detroit Free Press)