City hall, county government and the state legislature
LANSING — Michigan's chief medical executive will stand trial on involuntary manslaughter and other charges in a criminal investigation over the Flint water crisis, a judge has ruled, making Dr. Eden Wells the second member of Gov. Rick Snyder's Cabinet to go before a jury. Read More
If approved, betting could include poker, blackjack, sports and online versions of casino games.
A trio of bills that would legalize and regulate online gambling from a smartphone or computer is awaiting a vote in the Senate before year’s end. Read More
The winner of a public-private challenge designed to engage the public to improve Grand Rapids’ transit infrastructure is an out-of-state health care startup. Read More
Kent County is holding three community forums to gain input from residents on the development of its strategic master plan. Read More
Changes to residential rental applications are in effect. A new ordinance governing how apartment owners and managers must process, advertise and charge for residential rental applications in Grand Rapids started recently. Read More