WSJM Morning News-10/13/2020


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In this edition:

  • Governor Gretchen Whitmer has signed sweeping legislation to reform Michigan’s criminal expungement laws.
  • New laws that will make it easier for someone to strike a criminal conviction from their record is being called a winner by state Representative Pauline Wendzel.
  • Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer isn’t predicting how long it will take to get election results in after voting in the general election wraps up November third.
  • 2.7 million Michigan voters have now request absentee ballots for the November election.
  • Indiana Michigan Power’s Cook Nuclear Plant is completely offline.
  • Three people are dead following a crash near South Haven on Monday.
  • Michigan State University is set to kick off its football season next weekend after the Big Ten postponed the start date due to the pandemic.
  • The AARP is urging it’s members to vote during this election cycle.