A landfill operator in metro Detroit has put on hold plans to import radioactive waste from out of state, following calls for a state review of the practice. Read more
Wellspring Lutheran Services secured a federal contract to house 24 boys and girls between 6 and 13 years old at its Bay City facility.
With November’s general election quickly approaching, candidates should be conscious of the growing financial concerns of the state’s older voters. Read more
The Michigan Women’s Commission is conducting a survey to learn more about the needs of Michigan’s women veterans.
They said this is a good thing since breastfed babies have fewer allergies and healthier immune systems. Read more
Many Michiganders are still reeling from the news that acclaimed comedian Robin Williams, who spent part of his childhood in Metro Detroit, took his own life this week.
Issues like road repair and the primary election have taken the spotlight recently, but education advocates say the state needs to continue to focus on children’s reading proficiency. Read more
If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, how about taking some time to learn about piping plovers or pitcher’s thistle.
Michigan state parks are wrapping up “Threatened and Endangered Species Week”. The week is intended to raise awareness of Michigan flora and fauna in trouble. Read more
Recent graduates from Central Michigan University however, spent their post-grad weeks volunteering. In Kenya. Read more
As debate continues over what to do with unauthorized immigrant children and teens from Central America- it would appear for the time being- some kids have found a temporary home in Bay City. Read more