Governor Whitmer says years of moving around money has made Michigan’s roads among the worst in the country. This year’s first case of West Nile Virus in in the state is reported. State lawmakers approve help for farmers.
Some flooded downtown Kalamazoo roads have reopened. Here's a map the city of Kalamazoo issued this morning. Closed roads are indicated in yellow. Note that the map is subject to change, so keep checking the link below.
The Flood Advisory has been extended to 11:15 a.m. Friday for Barry, Calhoun and Kalamazoo counties. Some roads have been closed since this morning due to flooding from heavy rainfall, reports News Channel 3.
Two groups looking to restrict abortions in Michigan are a step closer to collecting petition signatures. A West Michigan lawmaker co-sponsors a bill to ban “sanctuary cities.” The Growlers rally for a win, the Bombers game is stopped by rain.
Kalamazoo County Commissioners seek feedback on mental health services. Another Democrat enters the race in the district represented by Republican Justin Amash. Teachers and other school workers hold a rally at the state Capitol to call for more education funding.