With pothole season upon us, we all know how dangerous some of those craters can be for drivers. For the second year, Macomb County residents have been told to dial 911 if they see a pothole that could cause severe damage to their vehicles. The goal? To get the pothole assessed and fixed right away. […]
The report by the Coalition for the Future of Detroit Schoolchildren recommends sweeping changes in Detroit education. John Rakolta, Jr., one of the Coalition’s co-chairs, joins the MiWeek team in the studio to break down the Coalition’s report. Plus, the team takes a brief look at a couple other news headlines: The pay raises granted […]
We’re just three months into 2015, and there has been no shortage of news across Michigan: the state has a new School Superintendent and Detroit Public Schools has a new Emergency Manager. Plus, voters will decide in May whether Proposal One is the best solution for fixing Michigan’s crumbling roads and bridges. Tonight, Governor Rick […]
- Building blocks for building better schools
The schools coalition didn't go radical, but it produced a few no-brainer ideas.
- Killings by police display man's inhumanity to man
There's something wicked about the flagrant devaluing of Walter Scott's life.
- After latest police beating, who are the real bad guys?
Prevalence of cop-beating videos suggests that it's no longer clear who the criminals really are.
- We only hurt ourselves by rejecting Prop 1
Anger about the way the Legislature handled Michigan's roads is justified — but misplaced