SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

"KALAMAZOO, MI -- A water main break has lead the city of Kalamazoo to issue a boiled water advisory for residents and businesses just north and east of the downtown." (Kalamazoo Gazette)


(MPRN-Lansing) The University of Michigan Board of Regents, and other public university boards, are allowed to meet behind closed doors as long as they’re not taking formal votes, according to a decision just handed down by the Michigan Court of Appeals.


(MPRN-Lansing) Flint Mayor Karen Weaver is welcoming President Obama’s decision to visit the city next week. 

"Washington — U.S. Rep. Candice Miller wants to shut down two fuel pipelines under the Straits of Mackinac if a proposed federal study finds a significant risk the lines will rupture." (Detroit News)

"Washington — President Barack Obama is planning to visit Flint on May 4 to spotlight the city’s lead-contaminated water that has deprived the city’s 100,000 residents of reliable access to drinking and bathing water." (Detroit News)