SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

"WYOMING, MI — City leaders will keep relief resources open for beleaguered residents and 11 families who remain displaced after storms damaged their homes." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

"KALAMAZOO, MI — Drinking water might be contaminated in Kalamazoo residences after a water main break in the city. The affected area is approximately Tipperary Road to the west, Oakland Drive to the east, Benjamin Avenue to the north, and Winchell Avenue to the south." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

Auto Workers, Labor Unions Rally Against Trump

Aug 19, 2016
Autoworker of UAW Local 602, Anita Dawson says Trump’s policies are a threat to working families.
Cheyna Roth

Michigan auto workers and labor leaders gathered Friday morning to oppose Republican nominee Donald Trump’s visit to Diamondale, Michigan later that day. The group gathered with a very clear message: Donald Trump would a “disaster” for Michigan. 

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

State Attorney General Bill Schuette is asking every judge on the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals to review a voting rights decision. It says Michigan voters will be allowed to use a single mark on the ballot to support a political party’s entire slate of candidates. 

DIMONDALE -- Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's event in suburban Lansing today was pushed back three hours, to 5 p.m., after Trump added a visit to flood-ravaged Louisiana to his Friday schedule. (The Detroit Free Press)