State Government

State Capitol Rotunda - file photo
Cheyna Roth / Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN) A package of bills in the state House would classify 17 year olds as juveniles, rather than automatically treating them as adults. 

Greyson Steele / WMUK

Kalamazoo County commissioners have decided to decertify the Community Action Agency, known as CATAB. 

Governor Rick Snyder - file photo
Cheyna Roth / Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN) Michigan dairy farmers are getting a 510 million-dollar boost. Two new dairy processing facilities are scheduled to be built in St. Johns, north of Lansing. 

Governor Rick Snyder - file photo
Cheyna Roth / Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan has about 150 new laws. Governor Rick Snyder finished going through a pile of bills that were sent to him before the Legislature went on its summer break. 

Michigan Prisons Searching For More Guards

Jun 21, 2018
Andrew Jameson, Wikimedia Commons

Michigan’s prisons are in crisis: The state cannot find enough corrections officers to staff them. Older officers are retiring, others are quitting, and there are hundreds of officer positions waiting to be filled.


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