• Working toward high-wage Michigan careers

    Through career and technical education, students are trained in an environment where they are taught using hands-on techniques that can be applied to real-world, 21st-century careers after graduation. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer declared February to be Career and Technical Education Month in Michigan to expose students and their influencers to the career-tech classes and programs across the…

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  • Bill would safeguard Michigan military, Army Corps funding

    U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), co-Chair of the Senate Great Lakes Task Force, introduced the Restrictions Against Illegitimate Declarations for Emergency Re-appropriations (RAIDER) Act of 2019. This legislation prevents the president from utilizing the National Emergencies Act of 1976 to raid any funding from U.S. Army Corps of Engineers or Military Construction accounts for construction,…

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  • BCBS grants $15k to Boyne clinic

    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan will award a $15,000 grant to Boyne Area Free Clinic on Friday Feb. 8 in Boyne City. The grant funding will help improve access to primary and specialty care for uninsured area residents as well as patient and provider education related to opioid use disorder.    

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