Bill addresses responsibility for damage when tree falls on neighbor’s property.
September 13, 2019
An old philosophical question asks, “If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” Read More
Study warns warming temperatures will increase storage costs.
February 15, 2019
Michigan is the nation’s largest grower of potatoes for chips — about one in four bags sold in the U.S. is made from Michigan potatoes. Read More
November 28, 2014
Federal courts have dealt a double defeat to the state in job discrimination-related suits by former employees. Read More
But it’s not just geography; practice specialties play a role, too.
October 10, 2014
LANSING — So you need a lawyer. Read More
Currently, about 5 percent of recipients are disqualified for improper use.
September 26, 2014
LANSING — Anti-fraud efforts by Michigan and other states should be ramped up to improve the integrity of the $73-billion-a-year Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, SNAP, a new federal report says. Read More
Couple is entitled to more than $470,000 in damages.
November 22, 2013
LANSING — A couple who bought a South Haven condo built on contaminated land two blocks from Lake Michigan is entitled to about $470,000 in damages from the realtor and her real estate agency that handled the deal, the Michigan Court of Appeals has ruled. Read More
Local transit agencies make their own decisions.
October 11, 2013
LANSING — Most public transit agencies across the country contract with private firms to provide some services and operations, a new federal study shows. Read More
February 26, 2013
LANSING — Two traditional political battlegrounds could become, well, less bloody, if 83 county prosecutors and 83 county sheriffs were elected without Democratic or Republican affiliations. Read More
May 31, 2009
LANSING — Liar, liar, pants on fire? Or liar, liar, pants in prison?
It should be the second option, according to lawmakers who want prison time for witnesses who deliberately lie to legislative panels.Read More
February 16, 2009
Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids is one of West Michigan’s “Architectural Achievements.”