Watch Focal Point: EEE Virus in Michigan, Governor Whitmer cuts funding For Pure Michigan commercials and more

On this edition of Focal Point, EEE continues to spread through the state as government takes action with aerial pesticide treatments. Also, Governor Whitmer vetos a plan for millions in funding towards the Pure Michigan commercials. Plus, the MSU Surplus Store features a pretty unique item for sale. In sports, Spartan Football went on the road to face the Buckeyes in Columbus, a blacked-out night game. In entertainment, The Addams Family, Joker, and more hit the box office.

Spartan Sports Report: Women’s Soccer OT Win and Volleyball Weekend Sweep

On this episode of Spartan Sports Report, Ben Buzzell and Ian Gilmour go over Michigan State University Football’s shocking loss to Arizona State University and what it means moving forward for Mark Dantonio’s team. Also, Women’s Soccer started off the season on a hot streak as they faced Bowling Green in a game that went into extra time. MSU Women’s Field Hockey, being ranked for the first time since 2015, took on number 3 ranked UConn. To wrap things up, the Women’s volleyball team faced off against the North Carolina Tar Heels in their last game before their Western Michigan Tournament begins. Tune in to see the results of each game!

Bonus budget – May 13, 2019

May 13, 2019 – bonus file

To: CNS Editors

From: David Poulson

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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. CNS EDITORS: Here are some stories that moved earlier during the spring semester but that you may not have had a chance to run. Note that periodically through the summer we will move stories produced by our partner, Great Lakes Echo. HERE IS YOUR FILE:

VEHICLE THEFTS —  Michigan vehicle thefts dropped from 50,000 in 2006 to less than 20,000 in 2017, according to a recent auditor general’s report.