January 11, 2018 RSS feed / News

#YOU matter

The #Why You Matter Open House took place Monday. The event, hosted by the 4-H Club’s Friends helping Friends, featured a student poster exhibit and speaker presentation. More...

Army Corps to perform winter maintenance on Soo Locks

DETROIT – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, recently announced the seasonal closing of the Soo Locks in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., from Jan. 15 through March 25. More...

Report: Research can help foster kids

LANSING – While many discussions of the needs of foster children often focus on the very young, a new report looks at what adolescents in the system need to thrive.  The Road to Adulthood report from the Annie E. More...

MDOT says drivers reporting green plow truck lights better for visibility

LANSING – Where are the plow trucks? With more widespread use of flashing green lights on state and local winter maintenance vehicles, Michigan drivers can spot them more easily, even during whiteout conditions.  More...

Report: State Legislature must do more to fix unemployment

LANSING – While the Michigan Legislature recently passed bills to address the devastating false fraud accusations leveled at nearly 50,000 unemployed workers, a new report calls on lawmakers to do much more to modernize and improve Michigan&rsq More...