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Improving MI’s jail, pretrial system

With crime now at a 50-year low, hundreds of thousands are still admitted to Michigan jails every year, and people are staying in jail longer on average than before.

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  • April 18, 2019
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Sustaining Hospice grief support

To find a Grief Support Group or receive information on Grief Support efforts for individuals or groups, please see our Grief Support Flyer (http://bit.ly/hospicenwm) or contact the Hospice of Northwest Michigan office at (231) 547-6092 or email j.marriott@nwhealth.org.

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  • April 17, 2019
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Beware Notre Dame donation scams

Across the globe, people are in shock over the fire that severely damaged Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. Now that

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  • April 17, 2019
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BBB taking award nominations

Nominations are now open for the second annual Better Business Bureau Trust Award. The Trust Award recognizes a leader in

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  • April 15, 2019
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Labor investigation into MI co.

U.S. Department of Labor Investigation Finds Ally Financial Services failed to pay overtime, production bonuses correctly for 1,287 Employees. 

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  • April 13, 2019
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126,081 MI clean energy jobs

Michigan’s clean energy workforce employs more than all the waiters and waitresses, computer programmers, lawyers and web developers in Michigan combined, according to Department of Labor Employment Statistics.

Ground beef recall

  JBS PLAINWELL, INC. RECALLS GROUND BEEF PRODUCTS DUE TO POSSIBLE FOREIGN MATTER CONTAMINATION JBS Plainwell, Inc., a Plainwell, Mich.

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  • April 10, 2019
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DM Burr now hiring

NOW HIRING Part Time 2nd Shift Custodian Working Monday-Friday from 7pm-11pm. $11/hour Apply online at dmburrcool.com/employment or email resume to

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  • April 10, 2019
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Fair housing month in MI

In honor of the 51st anniversary of the federal Fair Housing Act ensuring access to housing regardless of race, color, religion,

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  • April 10, 2019
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Northern MI TV Station takes nat’l awards

MI News 26, Michigan’s only 24/7 local news channel, received four national awards at the annual National Association of Broadcasters

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  • April 10, 2019
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  • April 9, 2019
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Newly proposed Michigan laws

Proposed new laws include gun seizures, $1.50 e-cig tax, naming a state butterfly, homeowner tax breaks, welfare for water bills, eight-year driver licenses, and much more.

Student summer court program

This summer, high school students can experience what it’s like to argue a case before the Michigan Supreme Court, thanks

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  • April 7, 2019
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Gov. Whitmer’s equal pay proclamation

According to the National Partnership for Women & Families, women in Michigan’s workforce make 78 cents for every dollar that men make for doing the same job. African American women make 63 cents for every dollar, Latinas make 54 cents and Asian women make 87 cents.

MI $100k grants to cities, biz to ready industrial sites for projects

As part of the program, MEDC will provide up to $100,000 in grant funding to a community or other public entity to assist with the development or enhancement of industrial sites to make them more competitive during the site selection process. 

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  • April 4, 2019
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MI lawmakers honor Red Wing Ted Lindsay

Lindsay helped the Red Wings win 10 league championships and four Stanley Cups and was the team’s captain during four seasons.

Apprenticeship info session April 30

The session will include an overview of apprenticeships, the process of developing a program focused on employer training needs, and using apprenticeships in support of employee attraction and retention.  

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  • April 4, 2019
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Purple Martins bring spring

In a sure sign that spring has arrived, the first Purple Martins of the year have been spotted in Michigan. The