Michigan DNR raises pay for temporary state park workers to $15 an hour – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced Friday that it will raise the wages of temporary state park workers to $15 an hour. The payment is an increase from the previous initial fee ranging from $10.20 to $12, depending on the region and experience of the applicant. READ MORE: What is the … Read more

Economists revise Michigan revenue estimates higher by $5 billion – CBS Detroit

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan’s short-term budget outlook turned even more rosy on Friday, when economists revised projected tax revenues upward by a combined $5 billion over two years. The new estimates will be used by Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and the Republican-led Legislature to finalize the state’s next spending plan. Both sides want to … Read more

Northville Township police search for suspects involved in shooting at apartment complex – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – The Northville Township Police Department is searching for suspects related to a shooting that occurred at an apartment complex early Friday morning. The shooting occurred at Park Place Apartments, located in the area of ​​Eight Mile Road and Silver Spring Drive. READ MORE: What is the best sunscreen for me? Environmental Working … Read more

Here’s a list of construction in Metro Detroit this weekend – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – The Michigan Department of Transportation released a list of construction sites in the Detroit metro area this weekend. READ MORE: What is the best sunscreen for me? Environmental Working Group publishes annual guide I-75: Wayne: SB I-75, 7 miles to Nevada, 3 lanes open, left closed, daily, Friday-Thursday 7am-5pm. Wayne – NB/SB … Read more

School District of Philadelphia students and staff will resume wearing masks as COVID cases continue to rise in the city – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The School District of Philadelphia will resume wearing masks indoors and on school buses beginning Monday, May 23. The health department recommended that the school district resume universal use of masks due to the increase in cases of COVID-19 in the Philadelphia region. Students and staff will be required to wear their … Read more

Michigan court seeks more from Whitmer on abortion ban challenge – CBS Detroit

DETROIT (AP) – The Michigan Supreme Court said Friday that it wants more information from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer about her request to erase a decades-old state abortion ban. The court wants five points addressed, including whether you need to get involved immediately, especially after a Court of Claims judge this week froze the dormant law … Read more

Parole denied for Don Miller, who killed 4 women in Lansing in the 1970s – CBS Detroit

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Department of Corrections denied parole to a convicted serial killer who confessed to killing four women in the Lansing area in the 1970s. don miller | Credit: MDOC READ MORE: Michigan court seeks more from Whitmer on challenging abortion ban Don Miller, 67, will be eligible for parole on … Read more

Lansing Police Recover Hidden Gun in Elementary School Playground, Teen Arrested – CBS Detroit

(CNN) – A suspect has been arrested for leaving a loaded assault rifle on the playground at Riddle Elementary School in Lansing. Jabriel McGriff, 19, of Lansing, was arraigned Thursday on three weapons-related charges, including having a gun in a school zone. READ MORE: Michigan SOS Jocelyn Benson Claims Trump Said She Should Be ‘Potentially … Read more

Over $3 billion in car insurance refunds issued to Michigan drivers: What to do if you didn’t get yours – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) — Michigan officials announced Wednesday that more than $3 billion has been distributed to Michigan drivers in car insurance rebates. Eligible drivers received $400 per vehicle and $80 per historic vehicle. Insurers had until May 9 to distribute reimbursements to policyholders who had vehicles insured by 11:59 p.m. on October 31, 2021. READ … Read more

Benton Harbor Mayor Addresses McGinnis Cold Case – CBS Detroit

Exactly 31 years after the murder of a 16-year-old black teenager in St. Joseph, Michigan, the mayor of Benton Harbor is asking the attorney general to hold someone accountable for the death of Eric McGinnis. The main suspect identified in the death of McGinnis committed suicide in 2003 and his name was Curtis Pitts. READ … Read more