SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

"Lansing — An attorney for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services said Tuesday he received a subpoena for a felony criminal case against department Director Nick Lyon." (Detroit News)

Cheyna Roth, Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN-Lansing) A state Republican leader is losing her party position because she won’t back Republican nominee Donald Trump for president.

"Shelby Township — Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson said Monday she has “full confidence” in the state’s decentralized election system, despite broad claims by Republican Donald Trump that the presidential election will be “rigged.”" (Detroit News)


(MPRN-Lansing) Changes could be in store for Michigan’s veterans’ services. A House and Senate joint committee heard testimony Monday about a package of bills that would create a new Michigan Veterans’ Facility Authority. 

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) The Michigan Senate will interrupt its summer recess and return to the state Capitol this week.