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News Minute: Here is the latest Michigan news from The Associated Press at 11:40 a.m. EST

ELKHART, Ind. (AP) - Officials in northern Indiana's largest city were forced to shut down its wastewater treatment plant as it was swamped by flooding from a record-high river crest. The city of South Bend says the treatment plant restarted at limited capacity Thursday morning after being shut down overnight. The St. Joseph River crested feet late Wednesday nearly 2 feet higher than its previous record.

PORTAGE, Mich. (AP) - Authorities say two students have been arrested following an investigation into a threat involving a school in southwestern Michigan. reports a potential threat was investigated this week involving Community High School, the Portage Public Schools' alternative high school program. Meanwhile, a threat by an 18-year-old student of a shooting at Otsego High School led officials to keep students home. They're among a number of threats in Michigan since a massacre last week in Florida.

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Former Michigan Gov. John Engler will donate his salary while serving as Michigan State University's interim president amid fallout over disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar. The school's previous president resigned in January amid criticism of how the university handled issues related to Nassar. He'd worked for Michigan State and USA. Gymnastics before scores of girls and women said he'd abused them under the guise of medical treatment. He's been sentenced to decades in prison.

AU GRES, Mich. (AP) - Small levels of toxic flourochemicals have been found in a Lake Huron drinking water supply system that serves more than 260,000 people in dozens of Michigan communities. reports that the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality disclosed the discovery of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances in the Saginaw-Midland Municipal Water Supply Corporation system on Wednesday. The system draws water from two points near Au Gres.

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