Government

Group grapples with downtown’s ‘white’ image

CIG, which brings diverse entertainment to town, is seeing some positive changes.

March 11, 2016

Bill to ensure firefighter training opportunities

Money to support the project could come from a tax on fireworks.

Regulation of medical marijuana could generate millions for state

Analysis also indicates industry could create 10,000 new jobs.

Bill would allow 18-year-olds to be sentenced to juvenile institutions

Plan is to give youth greater access to age-appropriate disciplinary services.

Michigan still working to attract immigrants

Inertia at the federal level has put a damper on the state’s progress.

March 11, 2016