Another Democrat joins the race for Congress in the district currently represented by Justin Amash. A former Michigan State University student challenges a finding he committed sexual assault. The Growlers and Bombers both win one-run games.
State lawmakers want to make it easier to get a name change after a divorce. Beach goers are urged to go “plastic free” for the holiday weekend. The Growlers sweep a double header from the Bombers in Kalamazoo.
Benton Harbor’s School Board rejects a state school improvement plan. Kalamazoo County’s Prosecutor drops more than 250 marijuana possession cases. A state grant program aims to bring high speed internet to rural areas.
Michigan School districts have to finalize their budget without a clear picture from the state. Republican and Democratic lawmakers propose changing the state’s emergency manager law. The Growlers and Bombers both end the weekend victorious.