Here is the latest Michigan news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. EDT

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Health officials are reducing their count of Michigan’s measles cases after additional testing determined two weren’t the highly contagious disease. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced Friday that the number for 2019 is 39, down from 41 that it reported earlier this week. The two cases included a child in Washtenaw County that was reported as the first case in that county as well as a child in Oakland County. Health officials still are urging people to get vaccinated.

LASALLE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Strong winds blowing off Lake Erie are blamed for flooding in parts of southeastern Michigan. Thursday’s winds pushed water into residential areas near the lake in Monroe County and forecasters warn that more high winds over the weekend could cause additional problems. Monroe County authorities had a dozen pumps running Thursday. Flooding came as other parts of Michigan including the Upper Peninsula were hit with wintry weather as a storm system unleashed a blizzard in the Upper Midwest.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is working to recapture the energy that fueled his successful 2016 campaign in Wisconsin, returning for a rally Friday marking the beginning of a swing through pivotal states that are part of the Democratic “blue wall” strategy for 2020. He’s touting his appeal to working-class and college-aged voters, while fostering his network of supporters that carried him to victory in Wisconsin in 2016. His swing also takes him to Michigan and Pennsylvania.

DETROIT (AP) — Lawyers for a Montreal man convicted of stabbing a police officer at an airport in Flint, Michigan, have asked the judge to sentence him to 25 years in prison. Amor Ftouhi was convicted in November on several charges in the June 2017 attack. He could face life in prison, but in a Thursday court filing, his attorneys asked that he be sentenced to 25 years and that he should spend that time in solitary confinement.