Genesee County Sheriff Seeks Reimbursement for Bottle Water and Food for Inmates

Laura Nawrocik/ CC The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office is hoping to get reimbursed for bottled water and dry food purchased...

Duggan Nominates Gary Brown and Palencia Mobley to become DWSD Leaders

City of Detroit City of Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan is nominating Gary Brown to become the Director of the Detroit...

Knight Cities Challenge

The Knight Cities Challenge awards grants to local activists for a chance to make their vision of a better community...

How We Balance Freedom and Safety in a Pro-Gun Society

Yet another mass killing last week has attention focused again on gun control. What’s reasonable? What’s doable? What will work?...

DNR Launches “Dam Management Grant Program”

Officials with Michigan’s Department of Natural Resources are helping to fund dam removal and maintenance across the state. The agency...

DDOT Leaders Cite Improvements and Say There’s Room for More

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan says the city’s bus system was an embarrassment when he took office. “When I started here,...

Detroit Civil Rights Icon and Activist Grace Lee Boggs Dead at Age 100

Detroit-based civil rights icon and activist Grace Lee Boggs has died. She was 100 years old. Boggs gained international acclaim...

DDOT Bus Drivers Get Raises in New Contract

Detroit city bus drivers have ratified a new contract that gives them a 6 percent increase in their base hourly...

Lake Erie Algae Bloom Weakens as Weather Changes

Scientists say recent weather changes have weakened a harmful algae bloom in western Lake Erie. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric...

GM Could Stand for ‘General Mobility’ Someday

General Motors says it plans to make a big splash in the self-driving automobile and ride-sharing markets. To pay for...

‘Once in a Great City’ Author on Detroit’s Decline and Revitalization

Stephen talks with author David Maraniss about his book, “Once in a Great City,” and the Detroit Homecoming.   Chrysler...

10.2.15 That Was the Week That Was…

  Detroit News reporter Chad Livengood joins host Stephen Henderson to break down the week in Michigan political news. Among...