Turkey and stuffing may be on the minds of many this month. But for some people in the mid Michigan area, tropical foods are on the menu. Read more
Michigan foodies said there’s more to local foods than cherries and wine.
And they said lesser known specialties like venison, hummus and beer are now available at stores thanks to what they call, a food hub.
The Great Lakes Bay Regional Alliance held a STEM conference Thursday to a sold out group at Central Michigan University.
STEM stands for Science Technology Engineering and Math. More than 700 people attended the conference. Read more
You don’t have to travel to the museum to appreciate fine works of art, now that a mid Michigan museum has made hundreds of pieces viewable online.
A bronze gazelle in mid-jump curves its head back and faces the sky.
This “Leaping Gazelle Fountain” as it’s called, is one of the images available online to patrons of the Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum in Saginaw.
Recently the museum finished archiving more than 800 drawings of the late sculptor, Marshall Fredericks. Read more
Ready or not, Meteorologists are predicting a cold, wet, and snowy start to the weekend, and possibly a storm system on Monday. Read more
A mid Michigan university is hosting a day of technology and engineering for middle school girls.
Ferris State University is hosting what it’s calling a “Mother-Daughter Technology Engineering Aptitude Event” Saturday. Read more
Researchers looking into biofuel alternatives have made a discovery that may help further cancer research.
Michigan State University researchers say they have found what they call a cellular snooze button in algae cells. Read more
Election officials across central and northern Michigan are reporting high voter turnout at the polls today.
Some officials said they have been seeing more voters than in the last midterm election.
They said a steady stream of people have been out casting ballots in places like Midland, Alpena and Grand Traverse Counties. Read more
Parents seeking to boost their children’s reading capabilities have a new website to turn to; It’s called Reading Brightstart.
The site gives parents information on how to teach their children to read, starting at birth. Read more
Election officials across central and northern Michigan are reporting smooth sailing at the polls so far today.
They said a steady stream of voters have been out casting ballots in places like Midland, Chippewa and Grand Traverse Counties. Read more