Contact Us
State News

State News

State Board of Ed Adopts Snow Day policy
Pool/Getty Images
[

Michigan Board of Education Rolls Out New ‘Snow Day’ Policy

With several more weeks of winter still remaining, many school districts that have used more than their allotted snow days are trying to figure out how to make up for lost time. The Michigan Board of Education has adopted a new policy for schools to follow.

Read More|Comment

Category: Education, State News Tags:
Jason Cooper, WFNT
Jason Cooper, WFNT
[

AAA Michigan: Gas Prices Jump Almost Ten Cents

Motorists will find the average gas price has jumped almost ten cents this week according to AAA Michigan. The current statewide average is just under $3.42 per gallon.

Gas prices in and around Flint are slightly less than the statewide average however with prices averaging $3

Read More|Comment

Pool, Getty Images
Pool, Getty Images
[

President Obama to Visit Michigan Today, Sign Farm Bill

President Barack Obama will be visiting Michigan today and will sign the Agriculture Act of 2014 while here.

The bill, was recently agreed upon by legislators after nearly two years, and will expand federal crop insurance and end direct government payments to farmers

Read More|Comment

Bill Pugliano, Getty Images
Bill Pugliano, Getty Images
[

Governor Snyder Outlines Proposed Fiscal Year 2015 Budget

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder outlined his proposed Fiscal Year 2015 budget on Wednesday morning. In it, the governor says "this is more than just a budget. It's the story of Michigan's comeback." The governor also offered a 2016 projected budget, continuing his practice of maintaining a long-range planning focus

Read More|Comment

courtesy Michigan State Police
courtesy Michigan State Police
[

Police Apprehend Prison Escapee

Authorities have confirmed that Michigan prison escapee Michael David Elliott has been apprehended by Indiana police officers and is now in custody.

Elliott was taken into custody around 6:30 p

Read More|Comment

Category: Crime, News, State News
Alex Wong, Getty Images
Alex Wong, Getty Images
[

Governor Snyder Officially Announces Bid for Re-Election [Audio]

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder officially announced his intention to run for second term on Monday. The governor is kicking off his campaign with two-day tour of Michigan.

Governor Snyder called in to "Conversations with Jason Cooper" this morning and discussed why he is running for re-election, his Super Bowl ad, education and violence in Flint and other cities in the state

Read More|Comment

Adam Berry, Getty Images
Adam Berry, Getty Images
[

AAA Michigan: Gas Prices Up Slightly Across the State

State motorists will find the average gas price has risen almost four cents this week according to AAA Michigan. The current statewide average is just under $3.33 per gallon.

Gas prices in and around Flint are slightly more than the statewide average however with prices hovering around $3

Read More|Comment

courtesy Governor Snyder
courtesy Governor Snyder
[

Governor Snyder to Launch Re-Election Campaign Next Week with Statewide Tour

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder is making it official and will launch his re-election bid with a statewide tour next week.

As part of the tour, the governor will stop at a local business in each city of the tour, that has flourished during his first four years in office

Read More|Comment

Townsquare Media
Townsquare Media
[

I-96 Shooter Convicted on Multiple Charges Including Terrorism

A Livingston County jury found the man responsible for a three-day shooting spree in October 2012 guilty of multiple charges including terrorism.

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette made the announcement that 44-year-old Raulie Casteel of Wixom was found guilty of terrorism, assault with a dangerous weapon, firing a weapon from a vehicle and three other felony weapons charges in the I-96 shooting spree

Read More|Comment

courtesy Rep. Joe Graves
courtesy Rep. Joe Graves
[

Governor Snyder Signs Bill Protecting Accident Victims

Governor Rick Snyder signed a bill on Tuesday to end aggressive solicitation of victims recovering from personal injury accidents.

The bill, introduced by state Rep. Joe Graves of Argentine Township, provides a 30-day waiting period for victims injured in accidents before anyone can use their police accident reports for purposes of solicitation

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wfnt.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Flint's News Talk quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on Flint's News Talk quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!