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Energy company wins appeal in suit over man's health

July 26, 2017
| By AP
LANSING — The Michigan Supreme Court has ruled in favor of an energy company in a dispute over whether a disastrous oil spill caused a man's health problems. Read More

Breweries and homebrewers create Pro-Am brews

July 24, 2017
Grand Rapids breweries are partnering with homebrewers to create a number of special brews. Read More

Couple fulfills brewery pipe dream

Millers open Brewery 4 Two 4 despite lead investor dropping out of project.

July 21, 2017
A few years ago, the Millers had given up hope on having a baby and turned their attention to a brewery. Read More

Partners producing Young Professionals of Color Conference

July 21, 2017
A local manufacturer is partnering with several area groups to host a conference on helping young professionals of color innovate and grow. Read More

Judge sentences man in scheme to defraud furniture maker

July 21, 2017
A federal judge has sentenced a local man to prison for his role in a vendor invoicing scheme against a furniture maker in the region. Read More

Stryker product earns FDA approval

July 21, 2017
Stryker has received FDA clearance for a new medical device. Read More

Spirits maker wins double-gold medals at international competition

July 20, 2017
A pair of gins by a Grand Rapids distillery were among the top winners at a global gin-tasting competition. Read More

Plastics supplier investing $5.8M in operations

July 18, 2017
A plastic components maker is investing $5.8 million in the state, including at one of its West Michigan facilities. Read More

Judge awards Stryker $248.7M in patent-infringement case

July 17, 2017
Kalamazoo-based Stryker is set to receive $248.7 million from competitor Zimmer Biomet Holdings after a final ruling in a seven-year-old patent-infringement lawsuit. Read More

Brewery creates German-style beer for ArtPrize

July 17, 2017
A local brewery has announced its next ArtPrize beer. Read More