Economic Development

Community leaders emphasize Alpine growth

City of Walker 2040 master plan will focus on area between Interstate 96 and 4 Mile Road.

June 28, 2019

Report: AT&T cuts damage network

Between January 2017 and January 2019, telecom company reduced its outside plant technicians in Michigan by 26%.

June 28, 2019

City buys shuttered prison

June 27, 2019
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Experts share region’s progress in sustainability

WMSBF reports financials, highlights member efforts relating to climate change, circular economy and equity.

June 21, 2019

Entrepreneurial effort plants focus on workforce development

Lakeshore Advantage is putting into practice lessons learned from TPM Academy.

June 21, 2019

Experts worry as state struggles with elder care worker shortage

Low wages and a better economy combine to discourage potential aides.