GRAND RAPIDS — As the saying goes, 'There's nothing new under the sun.' Perhaps that's why two local television stations are trying something new before the sun comes up. Local FOX affiliate WXMI and ABC affiliate WZZM are launching new morning news programs into a crowded field of local news, weather and sports broadcasts.Read More
GRAND RAPIDS — Sandra and Gary Davis learned from their parents' mistakes — and their own. As Gary's parents grew older, they began to need help around their three-story Grand Rapids house. Gary and Sandra would stop by to help with household tasks, especially as Gary's mother's Alzheimer's disease progressed. Living on their own was becoming impossible.
Despite efforts by Michigan economic development officials to make the state more attractive as a home to foreign automakers’ U.S. outposts, the Great Lakes State was once again passed over. This time it was American Honda Motor Co. choosing a town southeast of Indianapolis as the location for a new vehicle assembly plant.
ALLEGAN — When the lake-effect snow starts flying and winds start whipping across the fruit fields of western Ottawa County this winter, southbound U.S. 31 may be choked up with a new batch of commuters. For former employees of Perrigo Co.'s Holland production plant, there will be an extra 25 miles of road between home and work. For those who worked in the plant in Montague, the 90-minutes-each-way trip will be an unfortunate fact of life.Read More
Doctors and hospitals across Michigan are participating in a new program that examines treatment data in order to improve the quality and safety of care.