Benton Harbor officials come to Lansing to try and keep the city’s high school open. A Kalamazoo attorney asks to withdraw his nomination for a federal judgeship. Michigan’s Attorney General joins opposition to a large telecom merger. 

Voting sign outside polling place - file photo by Andrew Robins, WMUK
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Benton Harbor’s school board works on a plan to keep the district’s high school open. A legal challenge creates uncertainty over collecting petition signatures. Jury deliberations begin Tuesday for an MSU dean facing multiple charges. 

The Corrections Department raises concerns over its proposed budget. A drop in phosphorous is ahead of schedule in part of the Great Lakes. The Growlers are shut out at home. The Bombers win on the road.

File photo of road construction by WMUK

Enbridge heads to court over its agreement with the state over Line 5. Some Republican lawmakers want to sell assets to fund road repair. WMU alum Marin Mazzie is remembered at the Tony Awards.

: Democratic Representative Jon Hoadley (left) and Democratic Senator Jeremy Moss (right) are bill sponsors. Photo by Chenya Roth, Michigan Public Radio Network
Cheyna Roth / Michigan Public Radio Network

Kalamazoo State Representative Jon Hoadley and others call for expanding state discrimination protections to LGBTQ people. Benton Harbor residents rally to keep the high school open. A resolution calls for a northern Michigan state Representative to resign.