A state House panel has approved raising speed limits on some Michigan roadways. The bipartisan bills could increase speed limits up to 75 miles-per-hour on interstates. They also include studies that would look at increasing speeds up to 80 miles-per-hour in the future. The legislation also make changes to speed limits on state highways, gravel roads, and in school zones.
Kettering University is working with a program called The Corporate Admissions Partner Program. The partnerships allows Delphi and Lear to offer scholarships to academically qualifying children of employees. Continue reading →
The community of Evart, in Osceola county, is glad to see the recent cold weather. Residents can finally skate on their new outdoor ice rink.
The ice rink started as an idea in the mind of Deb Booher, a local resident, Director of the local community volunteer group, and all around spit fire. She wanted to give community members, and particularly kids, something to do over the winter months.
Dr. Tracey Wilen is an author and researcher on careers. She sees continued growth in the healthcare sector next year, and recommends the career path for young people who don’t have a clear direction entering college. Continue reading →
Make sure baby has a safe place to sleep during the busy holiday season travel away from home
Over the holidays, families will undoubtedly travel and stay at locations that aren’t their own home. And for parents of infant children, it’s especially crucial to have a plan for baby. Continue reading →
For nearly 20 years, Jane Keon has been on the front lines of a major environmental cleanup effort in mid-Michigan.
She’s from St. Louis, a town that gained national attention several times for all the wrong reasons: first an incident where a type of fire retardant entered the food supply, and later for an environmental mess left by a former chemical manufacturer. Continue reading →
When I walked into the replica of Santa’s workshop and was confronted by well over 40 real-bearded, bright red suit wearin’ Santas, this somewhat-mature 23-year old reporter immediately turned into a 10 year old boy. Continue reading →