Major recycling scam ends in indictment

By ERIC FREEDMAN Capital News Service LANSING — A bogus scheme to build an eco-friendly “green energy” waste processing facility in Detroit defrauded lenders and investors — including Chinese investors hoping to qualify for U.S. visas — of $4,475,000, according … Continue reading →

Oct. 6, 2017 – CNS Budget

Oct. 6, 2017 — Week 5 To: CNS Editors From: Perry Parks and Andi Brancato For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841 or For other matters, contact Perry Parks:   MICHIGAN JOURNALISM … Continue reading →

Michigan school enrollments projected to drop

By JACK NISSEN Capital News Service LANSING — A forecast for Michigan’s public school enrollment is bleak. The National Center for Education Statistics recently predicted that public school enrollment in Michigan will decline more than 5 percent by 2025. It … Continue reading →