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Daniel Howes

Howes: Enbridge Line 5 saga imperils Michigan business

Howes: Enbridge Line 5 saga imperils Mich. businessRolling disclosures of problems with pipeline under Straits of Mackinac raise troubling questions for state economy
  • Daniel Howes
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Flint Water Crisis

Flint hearing postponed for document review

Flint hearing postponed for document reviewProsecutors told a judge they need more time to review documents provided the day before by lawyers for Dr. Eden Wells
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Elections

Flint Mayor Weaver wins recall election

Flint Mayor Weaver wins recall electionFlint Mayor Karen Weaver faces a recall election involving 17 challengers including City Council member Scott Kincaid
  • Elections
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Flint Water Crisis

Genesee official: State didn’t take warnings seriously

Genesee County health official says state didn’t take warnings seriouslyGenesee County environmental health director said state didn’t take warnings seriously
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Flint Water Crisis

Daughter: Flint Legionnaires' victim in good health

Daughter: Flint Legionnaires’ victim in good healthShe adds John Snyder had a heart condition in the involuntary manslaughter hearing for Chief Medical officer Eden Wells
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Flint Water Crisis

Snyder OKs bill to expand scholarship program to Flint

Snyder OKs bill to expand scholarship program to FlintPromise Zone law allows communities that secure private funding to use some state tax revenue to pay students’ tuition
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Flint Water Crisis

Judge slows state’s effort to revive Flint water deal

Judge slows state’s effort to revive Flint water dealThe state wanted a federal judge to empower Flint Mayor Karen Weaver to approve a revised 30-year water deal
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 2 weeks ago
Flint Water Crisis

Filing: Impossible that Wells caused Flint death

Filing: Impossible that Wells caused Flint deathLawyers say man died just 1 month after medical officer took job, making her involvement a ‘physical impossibility’
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Flint Water Crisis

WSU prof testifying in Legionnaires’ case

WSU prof testifying in Legionnaires’ caseNick Lyon faces involuntary manslaughter and misconduct in office charges in the death of a Genesee Township man
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Flint Water Crisis

Staffer says Snyder told of Legionnaires’ on a call

Staffer says Snyder told of Legionnaires’ on a callAn aide for Gov. Snyder is expected to continue testifying in Nick Lyon’s involuntary manslaughter case over Flint water
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Flint Water Crisis

Prelim exam for Michigan Health and Human Services Director Nick Lyon

Prelim exam for Michigan Health and Human Services Director Nick LyonPrelim exam for Michigan Health and Human Services Director Nick Lyon
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Flint Water Crisis

Lawyer: Prosecutor created ‘sideshow’ to malign Snyder

Lawyer: Prosecutor created ‘sideshow’ to malign SnyderAttorneys for Nick Lyon says special prosecutor Todd Flood created a political “sideshow” to malign Gov. Rick Snyder
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 3 weeks ago
Flint Water Crisis

Officials: Flint could go broke without water deal

Officials: Flint could go broke without water dealThe city has been spending $444,000 on monthly bond payments to the Karegnondi Water Authority since July
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 3 weeks ago
Flint Water Crisis

Federal judge clears way for Flint-Detroit water deal

Federal judge clears way for Flint-Detroit water dealJudge David Lawson rejects council’s appeal and leaves it to the mayor and water officials to implement 30-year deal
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 3 weeks ago
Environment

EPA report shows issues in ensuring Mich. water safety

EPA report shows issues in ensuring Mich. water safetyA new EPA report shows highlights in the way Michigan tries to ensure water safety across the state
  • Environment
  • 3 weeks ago
Detroit

Women’s Convention to highlight Detroit, Flint issues

Women’s Convention to highlight Detroit, Flint issuesThe inaugural convention will hold sessions on challenges facing Detroit women of color, Flint residents
  • Detroit
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: In Flint water war, city only has one choice

Howes: In Flint water war, city has one choiceMayor’s bankruptcy threat, Council’s stalling tactics delay resolution for city residents, businesses needing stability
  • Daniel Howes
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Flint Water Crisis

Moore: Flint crisis would be solved if it were elsewhere

Michael Moore: Flint crisis would be solved if it were elsewhereMichael Moore thinks Flint’s water problem would be solved by now if the troubled city wasn’t in Michigan
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Flint Water Crisis

Top Dem renews call for Snyder’s Flint records

Top Democrat renews call for Snyder’s Flint recordsThe top House Oversight Democrat wants the panel to subpoena Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder for more Flint documents
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Flint Water Crisis

Flint council opts for 2-year water supply deal

Flint council opts for 2-year water dealCity Council shuns 30-year deal, wants time to hire expert for review of options
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Flint Water Crisis

Flint council seeks to delay deadline on water source

Flint council seeks to delay deadline on water sourceCouncil tells judge it needs more time for expert analysis before committing to ‘a forever contract’
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Flint Water Crisis

ACLU wants Flint kids screened for impact of lead

ACLU wants Flint kids screened for impact of leadACLU attorneys filed a motion asking a U.S. District judge to issue a preliminary injunction to evaluate children
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month ago
Flint Water Crisis

Flint decision comes after ‘breathtaking’ failure

Flint decision comes after ‘breathtaking’ failureFederal Judge David Lawson ordered the Flint council to choose a long-term water source for the city in less than a week
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month ago
Flint Water Crisis

Attorneys defend costs as Flint probe tab climbs

Attorneys defend costs as Flint probe tab climbsState panel approved $2.6 million Tuesday to pay for Attorney General Bill Schuette’s Flint water criminal probe
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month ago
Politics

Snyder to Congress panel: Flint testimony 'truthful'

Snyder to Congress panel: Flint testimony ‘truthful’A congressional panel asked Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder to clarify about when he learned of the Legionnaires’ outbreak
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
Flint Water Crisis

Snyder stands by Flint Legionnaires’ outbreak time line

Aide: Snyder stands by Flint Legionnaires’ outbreak time lineSpokesman: Gov. Rick Snyder “stands by his testimony” to Congress on when he learned of the Flint Legionnaires’ outbreak
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month ago
Flint Water Crisis

State: Water crisis didn’t affect Flint birth outcomes

State: Water crisis didn’t affect Flint birth outcomesAnalysis contradicts a report in September that concluded decreased overall health in babies born after water crisis
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Flint Water Crisis

Flood slaps Wells with involuntary manslaughter charge

Flood slaps Wells with involuntary manslaughter chargeThe hearing began for Dr. Eden Wells, the chief medical officer who faces criminal charges related to the Flint crisis
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Flint Water Crisis

Adviser: Snyder told of Legionnaires’ in Dec. 2015

Urban adviser: Snyder told of Legionnaires’ in December 2015Aide is contradicting the governor’s testimony to Congress that he first learned of it in January 2016.
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Flint Water Crisis

State Police chief: Lyon didn’t warn about disease

State Police chief: Lyon didn’t warn about Legionnaires’ DiseaseState Police chief Etue said she never heard health director Nick Lyon talk about deadly disease at a Snyder meeting
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Flint Water Crisis

Lawyers consolidate Flint water class-action suit

Lawyers consolidate Flint water class-action suitAttorneys have filed a consolidated class-action lawsuit against engineering firms, Flint officials and state officials
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Flint Water Crisis

Flint council balks at Detroit water contract

Flint council balks at Detroit water contractMajority of members feel ‘bullied’ about 30-year deal with Great Lakes regional system
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Michigan

Judge considers extending Flint water agreement

Judge considers extending Flint water agreementFederal Judge David Lawson mulls granting Flint 30 more days to approve a long-term water source, hints at intervention
  • Michigan
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Politics

Snyder, Schuette Flint tensions flare at confab

Snyder, Schuette Flint tensions flare at confabGov. Rick Snyder: Michigan is losing state employees as their peers face prosecution by Attorney General Bill Schuette
  • Politics
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Flint Water Crisis

Ex-aide: Legionella cases seemed linked to water switch

Ex-aide: Legionella cases seemed linked to water switchCorrine Miller testified she knew the outbreak could embarrass Snyder because it could be linked to Flint water switch
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Flint Water Crisis

Ex-aide questions when Lyon knew of Legionella outbreak

Ex-aide questions when Lyon knew of Legionella outbreakHHS director contradicted himself about when he learned how serious the Legionella outbreak was, ex-deputy testifies
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Flint Water Crisis

Study: Flint had fewer births after water contaminated

Study: Flint had fewer births after water contaminatedUniversity of Kansas research found fertility rates fell, fetal death rates climbed compared with other Mich. cities
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Flint Water Crisis

Nick Lyon faces manslaughter trial for Flint

Nick Lyon faces manslaughter trial for FlintExperts: AG Bill Schuette faces hurdles trying to prove involuntary manslaughter by state’s health director
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Flint Water Crisis

Virginia Tech: Flint water back to ‘normal levels’

Virginia Tech: Flint water back to ‘normal levels’Virginia Tech’s Marc Edwards said Flint’s water is testing at federally acceptable levels but resident distrust remains
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 2 months ago
Michiganians of the year

Kary L. Moss: Helped expose Flint water crisis

Kary L. Moss: Helped expose Flint water crisisThe Flint Water Crisis might never have become The Flint Water Crisis had Kary Moss not made an unorthodox decision
  • Michiganians of the year
  • 2 months ago
Flint Water Crisis

Family sues Snyder over woman’s Legionnaires’ death

Family sues Snyder over woman’s Legionnaires’ deathA Grand Blanc woman’s family sued Gov. Rick Snyder alleging she died after being exposed to legionella bacteria in Flint
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Michigan

Michigan leaders outline legislative priorities

Michigan leaders outline legislative prioritiesThe Michigan Legislature resumes session Wednesday with what House Speaker Tom Leonard is calling a ‘big, bold agenda’
  • Michigan
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Flint Water Crisis

Report touts policies to prevent child lead exposure
A report released Wednesday recommends practices to prevent and respond to childhood lead exposure

Report suggests policies to prevent childhood lead exposureA report released Wednesday recommends practices to prevent and respond to childhood lead exposure
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Michigan

Flint to see $100 million in new projects downtown

Flint to see $100 million in new projects downtownRedevelopment projects are expected to bring more than $100 million in renovation work to Flint
  • Michigan
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Flint Water Crisis

State asks judge for quick action on Flint water choice

State asks judge for quick action on Flint water choiceThe state is asking a federal judge to quickly decide whether it will compel a long-term water contract
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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