State takes issue with report comparisons
May 10, 2013
LANSING — Michigan has reduced overall air pollution since 2012, but its most populous counties still don’t earn a passing grade, according to a new report from the American Lung Association. Read More
April 9, 2013
LANSING — A Michigan county is partnering with the state to expand its video-arraignment technology to other jurisdictions in the state, reducing the need to transport criminals from jails to courtrooms. Read More
Report ranks Michigan fifth for breweries, microbreweries and brewpubs.
March 22, 2013
LANSING — Want to boost Michigan’s job growth and economy? Treat yourself to a cold craft beer. Read More
Report says young workers may be shunning Michigan based on laws.
March 1, 2013
LANSING — Discrimination against gays and lesbians hurts Michigan’s economy, according to a new report by the Department of Civil Rights. Read More
Business groups throughout the state get on board.
November 10, 2012
LANSING —A $130 million initiative for pre-kindergarten education is in the early stages of development, according to the Department of Education. Read More
Argument is that patients would get better, faster care.
November 10, 2012
LANSING — The look of health care in the future will combine behavioral health and physical care for more uniform treatment, according to James Haveman, director of the Department of Community Health. Read More
Grand Haven firm will focus on groundwater project.
October 27, 2012
LANSING — Managing bees and saving cucumbers from disease are just two of the topics being studied in recent specialty crop grants. Read More
September 23, 2012
LANSING — Many unemployed people are not “work ready,” according to Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, but some business groups have found ways to prepare them for the competitive job market. Read More