Top Michigan Officials Charged in Flint Water Crisis

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette filed felony charges against state Health and Human Services Director Nick Lyon and Chief Medical Executive Eden Wells in connection with the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in the Flint area that led to 12 deaths after the city’s water supply was switched to the Flint River in 2014.

The ‘Thin Green Line’ Could Use Some Help

Crime is increasing in our parks, wilderness areas and forestlands, but the number of law enforcement personnel available to protect them is actually decreasing. Whether they track poachers or hunt down drug smugglers and terrorists, the ranks of game wardens and other personnel are underfunded–and understaffed.