Flint MI

According to reports, the residents of Benton Harbor have been struggling with lead in their water for as many as three years.
/ October 14, 2021
Metro Detroit and Flint experienced a series of tornadoes that damaged several homes and businesses and left thousands without power.
/ July 25, 2021
Byron Allen thegrio.com
With the purchase of ABC affiliate WJRT in Flint, Michigan, Byron Allen becomes the owner of his 24th TV station in twenty media markets.
/ July 14, 2021
Police tape thegrio.com
The shooting occurred on the second day of Flint’s three-day Juneteenth celebration during the Champions Parade.
/ June 21, 2021
15-year-old scientist, Gitanjali Rao, develops app that detects contamination in drinking water. She was inspired by Flint’s water crisis.
/ February 1, 2021
Flint Ends Its Distribution Of Bottled Water In Wake Of The City's Contaminated Water Crisis
The state of Michigan is expected to announce that a $600 million settlement will be paid to victims of the Flint water crisis.
/ August 20, 2020
Jussie Smollett thegrio.com
Jussie Smollett donated money to kids programs in Flint, Mich., while also organizing a backpack and Christmas toy drive for children.
/ December 25, 2019