Street Beat: Detroit's Comeback
This week on Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson talks to organizations involved in rebuilding and reenergizing Detroit. First, Sammie Lukaskiewicz, Deputy Director, Marketing and Strategy for Michigan Department of Talent and Economic Development, discusses new job training programs. Then, Mike Rafferty, vice president of small-business development for Detroit Economic Growth Corporation (DEGC) and Mikiah Westbrook, owner of Brix, a small business that was funded by the Motor City Match program, explain how the Motor City Match program works. Next, Anika Goss-Foster, Executive Director of Detroit Future City, talks about the impact they’re having on Detroit. Finally, Michael O’Callaghan, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Detroit Metro Conventions and Visitor Bureau, discusses the increase in tourism to the city.
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Michigan School Closed After Confederate Truck GatheringsOfficials say a potential threat has forced the closure of a central Michigan high school where students parked their pickup trucks adorned with Confederate flags outside for two days. Matt Yurus reports.
Survivor: The Sea Slug SluggerA classic SURVIVOR eating challenge is back, and individual immunity is on the line, on SURVIVOR, Wednesday, April 18 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.
Trump To Hold Rally At Total Sports Park in Washington, Mich. The Night Of White House Press DinnerPresident Trump will skip the White House Correspondents Dinner for a second straight year. The president's campaign announced Tuesday that Trump will hold a rally on April 28 in Michigan. Matt Yurus reports.

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