Articles by Pete Daly

Land bank gets a toxic surprise

The agency now owns an old plating factory containing dangerous chemicals.

March 13, 2015

Consumers grant fuels ag-tech incubator

Two dozen entrepreneurs with business ideas are talking to the Ottawa County organization.

March 13, 2015

Cream of the ice cream crop

Love’s Ice Cream at Downtown Market is in the statewide spotlight.

March 6, 2015

USDA’s corn seed bank may pay dividends

A Kalamazoo firm is finding genetic traits are of interest to the hybrid seed corn industry.

March 6, 2015

Teamwork proposed for HUD planning

The agreement would save money.

March 6, 2015

Inside Track: Wieland is passionate about trash

Kent County’s manager of Resource Recovery & Recycling doesn’t want landfills to become our environmental legacy.

February 27, 2015

West Michigan Prosperity Alliance to fund five projects

The projects are deemed of ‘significant regional economic importance.’

February 27, 2015

Managing the strong U.S. dollar

Some West Michigan corporations expect a negative impact on foreign sales in 2015.

February 27, 2015