CNS Budget – Nov. 16, 2018

Nov. 16, 2018 – Week 11

Note that next week’s budget and stories will be sent Tuesday, Nov. 20,  to accommodate use over the Thanksgiving holiday. To: CNS Editors

From: Dave Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulsondavid@gmail.com.

CNS Budget – Nov. 9, 2018

Nov. 9, 2018 – Week 10

To: CNS Editors

From: Dave Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulsondavid@gmail.com. Correspondents, their contact information and the CNS publications each especially serves are listed here: http://news.jrn.msu.edu/about-capital-news-service/contact-capital-news-service/

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UPENERGY: Small manufacturers in the Upper Peninsula are getting state help to attack some of the highest electric rates in the nation by saving energy.  By Nick Kipper FOR ST.

CNS Budget – Nov. 2, 2018

Nov. 2, 2018 – Week 9

To: CNS Editors

From: Perry Parks and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulsondavid@gmail.com. Correspondents, their contact information and the CNS publications each especially serves are listed here: http://news.jrn.msu.edu/about-capital-news-service/contact-capital-news-service/

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DAIRYPROCESSING: Michigan farmers, now among the top dairy producers in the nation, are suffering from the state’s lack of capacity to process milk. New plants are in the works for Greenville and St.

CNS Budget – Oct. 26, 2018

Oct. 26, 2018 – Week 8
To: CNS Editors
From: Dave Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu. Correspondents, their contact information and the CNS publications each especially serves are listed here: http://news.jrn.msu.edu/about-capital-news-service/contact-capital-news-service/

COALASH – Michigan electric utilities last year produced nearly 1.5 million tons of toxic coal ash, a material that may threaten the state’s drinking water. The amount of the material stored in landfills and settling ponds and that can contain arsenic, mercury and lead was reported recently in a study by the Michigan Environmental Council.

CNS Budget – Oct. 19, 2018

Oct. 19, 2018 – Week 7
To: CNS Editors
From: Dave Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu. Correspondents, their contact information and the CNS publications each especially serves are listed here: http://news.jrn.msu.edu/about-capital-news-service/contact-capital-news-service/

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DRIVINGHIGH – Michigan law enforcement officials are worried about how they will enforce driving while high laws if the recreational marijuana ballot proposal is approved this November. They say there is no good roadside test like a breathalyzer for alcohol.

CNS Budget – Oct. 12, 2018

Oct. 12, 2018 – Week 6

 

To: CNS Editors

 

From: Dave Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

 

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu.  

For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu.  

Correspondents, their contact information and the CNS publications each especially serves are listed here: http://news.jrn.msu.edu/about-capital-news-service/contact-capital-news-service/

 

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READINGLAWS: Looming new reading standards will cause many Michigan children to retake the third grade, especially children of color, a recent study says. Starting in 2020, third graders who can’t read must be held back under a state law passed in 2016.

CNS Budget – Oct. 5, 2018

Oct. 5, 2018 – Week 5

 

To: CNS Editors

 

From: Perry Parks and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

 

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu.  

For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu.  

Correspondents, their contact information and the CNS publications each especially serves are listed here: http://news.jrn.msu.edu/about-capital-news-service/contact-capital-news-service/

 

 

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POLICEUPDATES: Information that could help protect citizens from being unfairly targeted and police from unfair accusations is not required legally to be collected. Michigan is among 29 states that don’t require police to collect demographic information during vehicle stops, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures and the Laura and John Arnold Foundation.

CNS Budget – Sept. 28, 2018

Sept. 28, 2018 – Week 4

 

To: CNS Editors

From: Dave Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu.  

Correspondents, their contact information and the CNS publications each especially serve are listed here: http://news.jrn.msu.edu/about-capital-news-service/contact-capital-news-service/  

 

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SEPTICBILLS – Some Michigan residents would have to pay to have their septic tanks inspected and replaced under new uniform standards to protect drinking water, if two bills get through the Legislature. But that cost has proved a stumbling block.

CNS Budget – Sept. 21, 2018

Sept. 21, 2018 – Week 3

To: CNS Editors

From: Dave Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu. Correspondents, their contact information and the CNS publications each especially serve are listed here: http://news.jrn.msu.edu/about-capital-news-service/contact-capital-news-service/  

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TRADEZONE – Upper Peninsula development officials are trying to expand a foreign trade zone in Sault Ste. Marie to make it cheaper to import and export goods.

CNS BUDGET – Sept. 14, 2018

Sept. 14, 2018 – Week 2

To: CNS Editors

From: Dave Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu. Our new correspondents, their contact information and the CNS publications each especially serve are listed here: http://news.jrn.msu.edu/about-capital-news-service/contact-capital-news-service/

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SERVAUDIT: A state agency charged with protecting children often failed to check a registry of child abuse offenders in the cases reviewed by a state audit. Also, caseworkers in up to 11 percent of the cases examined failed to meet promptly with their charges, according to the Auditor General.