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Michigan raises minimum wage to $9.25

Local economist believes hike will have minimal impact on economy.

January 5, 2018
Michigan employees being paid minimum wage will see an increase in their paychecks in 2018. Read More

Bank plans wage hike and bonuses after tax reform

December 21, 2017
A bank with a major West Michigan presence plans to raise pay and issue bonuses for certain employees after passage of the new federal tax bill. Read More

Michigan's minimum wage rising in January

December 4, 2017
| By AP
LANSING — Michigan's minimum wage will increase by 35 cents an hour starting Jan. 1. Read More

Group launches Michigan ballot drive for $12 minimum wage

September 8, 2017
LANSING — Advocates for restaurant workers have launched a 2018 ballot drive to gradually raise the state's minimum wage to $12 an hour, saying the growing industry is not paying enough to employees — including those who earn tips. Read More

Judge sentences motel operator in wage case

May 31, 2017
| By AP
A motel operator in the region is checking into jail for lying to the government in a minimum wage investigation. Read More

Motel operator pleads guilty in wage case

February 6, 2017
| By AP
A motel operator in the region has pleaded guilty in a federal wage investigation. Read More

Michigan raises minimum wage

January 20, 2017
| By AP
LANSING — Michigan workers who make the minimum wage are seeing a 40-cents-an-hour raise. Read More

Michigan’s minimum wage rises

January 1, 2016
Michigan workers making the minimum wage are getting a 35-cents-an-hour raise. Read More

Low wages are major impediment to labor supply

January 16, 2015
Gov. Rick Snyder has made clear that one of his top priorities is career technical education for the skilled trades, particularly in construction, manufacturing and agriculture. Read More

New minimum wage now in effect

What was $7.40 an hour is now $8.15 in Michigan.

August 29, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) As of Monday, the minimum wage rate in Michigan has gone up from $7.40 to $8.15 an hour. Read More