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Rapid to host community open house

February 21, 2020
Rapid riders have the opportunity to engage with transit leaders and recommend improvements to their transit system. Read More

Woman gets probation for striking black man, hurling slurs

February 14, 2020
| By AP
A white woman who used racial slurs as she attacked a black car salesman at a western Michigan dealership has avoided jail, despite a tearful appeal from the victim for her to be given time behind bars. Read More

Coronavirus affecting auto production

There could be as much as 32% production loss if Chinese plants were to reopen in mid-March.

February 14, 2020
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The auto industry is in the crosshairs of the latest global health crisis that has claimed the lives of over a thousand people while leaving more than 43,000 people infected, per the World Health Organization. Read More

Amazon hiring 1,000 workers

February 10, 2020
Amazon is hiring for its Gaines Township fulfillment center ahead of opening day. Read More

Laker Line to launch in August

The new bus rapid transit will replace old GVSU Campus Connector route.

February 7, 2020
The Rapid recently announced the official launch date of the Laker Line. Read More

Software firms partner to enhance logistics

January 27, 2020
A West Michigan software company is joining forces with another software company to pump up its transportation services. Read More

GM says over 1,350 temps will get full-time jobs by March 31

January 16, 2020
| By AP
DETROIT — More than 1,350 temporary workers at 14 General Motors facilities in the U.S. will get full-time positions before the end of March, according to the company. Read More

Michigan State Police to investigate breathalyzer supplier

January 14, 2020
| By AP
DETROIT — Michigan State Police has launched a fraud investigation into the company that supplies the state's breathalyzer devices after evidence indicated the company falsified records and misrepresented the devices' accuracy, state officials announced Monday. Read More

Car dealer makes out-of-state luxury acquisitions

January 14, 2020
A West Michigan automotive dealer is set to acquire three dealerships in Illinois. Read More

Ford Airport adds three nonstop flights

January 14, 2020
The Gerald R. Ford International Airport is adding nonstop flights to three new destinations. Read More