| May 9, 2012
| 2:38 PM
That’s the word Governor Rick Snyder used over and over again during his visit to West Michigan Wednesday.
During a speech at the Annual Tulip Time Luncheon, Snyder shared some good news: unemployment is down, and personal income is...
| May 16, 2012
| 12:28 PM
After the appointment of an emergency manager to a troubled West Michigan school district, three board members have resigned.
The three board members resigned from the Muskegon Heights Public School District after the first orders were issued by...
| May 16, 2012
| 1:51 PM
Fresh on the heels of an announcement of the resignation of three long-time board members, beleaguered Muskegon Heights Public School District has announced the layoffs of nearly 160 employees.
According to the school district, 158 staff members were...
| May 28, 2012
| 5:18 PM
For six days 214 firefighters from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources have been battling a wildfire in Duck Lake, part of Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
The fire, according to the D.N.R. was started by a lightning strike from a passing storm. They...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 3:14 PM
State legislators want children to start eating right, from the time they are born.
"Being healthy can be fun, so let`s figure out how to make it fun," Gov. Rick Snyder said.
Wednesday afternoon, Governor Rick Snyder kicked off the Pure Michigan Fit...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 1:50 PM
Friday, Gov. Rick Snyder announced an agreement with Canada that would provide a bridge from Michigan to Canada, in an effort to spark trade.
“We shall launch a truly visionary project, one that will mean jobs and growth both in Canada and the...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 1:34 PM
A state ban on synthetic drugs has been signed into law, according to Sen. Dave Hidlebrand.
The legislation was signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Rick Snyder. It's aimed at preventing "chemical cocktail" drugs from being sold under names like "K2", "Spice"...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 6:34 PM
Under the hot sun, by the glistening waters of Lake Michigan, Mitt Romney arrived at Holland State Park Tuesday evening waving in the front seat of his campaign bus. The former Massachusetts governor spoke to a crowd of around one thousand supporters on...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 3:18 AM
A Flint soldier who died June 14 in Afghanistan will be remembered by Michigan residents as flags fly Tuesday at half staff.
Gov. Rick Snyder ordered flags to be lowered for the day for U.S. Army Sgt. Joseph M. Lilly, who died of wounds suffered when...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 4:46 PM
A new bill passed the Michigan House Thursday, 33 to 1, bringing higher-power fireworks one step closer to being legal in the state.
The bill would allow the sale of bottle rockets, firecrackers and aerial fireworks, among others in Michigan. As it...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 6:43 PM
In an effort to save babies, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell officially declared Thursday "Prematurity Awareness Day.
The day is part of the March of Dimes initiative to prevent premature births worldwide.