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45 min ago | ClickOnDetroit

Auto company expanding, bringing jobs to Michigan

Gov. Rick Snyder says the expansion of Fuyao Automotive North America in Orion Township will create 102 full-time jobs.


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45 min ago | Detroit News

Sterling Heights buys pot-hole repair equipment as others press state for road funds

Sterling Heights is spending nearly half a million dollars on new pothole repair equipment they say will leave traditional cold patching in the dust.


Related Topix: Clinton Township, MI, Sterling Heights, MI, Macomb County, MI, Oakland County, MI, US Governors

45 min ago | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

Snyder Turns in Signatures for Re-election Bid

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has made his re-election bid official by turning in more than 26,000 signatures from all 83 counties to election officials.


Related Topix: US Governors, Michigan

4 hrs ago | Hometown Life

Lawmakers ready to act to improve Michigan roads

Although my home isn't right on top on the I-96 freeway, we're close enough to hear how bad the... Traffic is backed up on Livernois Road near Avon Road in Rochester Hills on June 27, 2012.


Related Topix: Michigan, Rochester Hills, MI, US Governors, Fraser, MI

8 hrs ago | SFGate

FILE- In this Jan. 16, 2013 file photo, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder... Photo-photo.5409654

In this Jan. 16, 2013 file photo, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder delivers his third annual State of the State address to a joint session of the state Legislature in the Capitol in Lansing, Mich.


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8 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Nancy Kaffer: The State of Michigan's absolute bonehead move on Belle Isle

A Michigan DNR sign was Attached to the Belle Isle entrance sign on Monday February 10, 2014 during the first day the park in Detroit became a state park.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, US Governors

13 hrs ago | The Detroit News

State Sen. Colbeck: The smart way to road repair in Michigan

Potholes. We have more than our share of them in Michigan after an exceedingly long, harsh winter.


Related Topix: Michigan, Michigan Government, US Governors

17 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Tom Walsh: Detroit's rebirth is at chaotic, messy, suspenseful stage

Aerial view of the skyline of Downtown Detroit on the morning Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Economics News, Bankruptcy, US Governors

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Windsor Star

U.S. Homeland Security leader plans visit to learn more about DRIC bridge

U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson administers the Oath of Allegiance to new United States citizens during a naturalization ceremony on April 2, 2014 in New York City.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Gary Peters, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, North America, Canada, World News, US Governors

State of Michigan

State Police Marks 97th Birthday; Governor Declares April 13 - 19 as...

LANSING. This week the Michigan State Police is celebrating its 97th birthday and to honor this milestone Gov. Rick Snyder has declared April 13 - 19, 2014, as Michigan State Police History Week.


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Detroit News

Schauer outlines education agenda but not funding plan

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer and running mate Lisa Brown outlined universal preschool, standards for limiting class sizes and better state funding for higher education Wednesday as key goals of his education agenda.


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Daily Kos

Republican governors group attacks Democrat for supporting plan supported by Republican governors

This is what happens when outside groups, desperate for simple slogans to use in their attack ads, go off half-cocked : In the spot above, the Republican Governors Association slams Democrat Mark Schauer, who is running for governor in Michigan, for allegedly supporting "a new fee on nursing home beds" when he served in the legislature.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Healthcare Law, Law, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), US Governors

Detroit Free Press

Focus shifts to state's role in 'grand bargain' in Detroit bankruptcy

While there still are many steps to take before Detroit can emerge from bankruptcy, a big hurdle will come in the next two months as the state Legislature determines if it will contribute $350 million to the city's so-called 'grand bargain' to settle its bankruptcy case.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, US Governors, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance


Judge Takes Up Michigan Ban on Domestic Partner Benefits

A ban on benefits for domestic partners in Michigan public schools and local governments might not save much money, but that's not a reason to throw out the law, a lawyer for the state told a federal judge Tuesday.


Related Topix: Michigan, Gay/Lesbian, US Governors, Ingham County, MI, Washtenaw County, MI, Ann Arbor, MI

House Bill supplement gives school districts snow day relief, prompts ...

A new supplemental bill recently signed by Gov. Rick Snyder has prompted a West Michigan school district to cancel a snow day makeup scheduled for Memorial Day weekend.


Related Topix: Education Etc., US Governors, Memorial Day, Life, Holidays, Grandville, MI

Detroit Free Press

Belle Isle to close 4-5 days in September for conference

Just two months after the state's controversial takeover of Detroit's Belle Isle Park, the state has revealed plans to close the park to the public for four to five days in September for a transportation conference.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, US Governors, Life, Holidays, Labor Day

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Detroit News

Treasurer: Board power grab unfortunate

As the treasurer of West Bloomfield Township, I have faithfully served and supported the residents.


Related Topix: West Bloomfield Township, MI, Bloomfield Township, MI, US Governors, Opinion



The state is doing what it can to help counties like Midland during the current flood.


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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Detroit makes deal with retired cops, firefighters

The city of Detroit has reached a deal with retired police officers and firefighters that would preserve current pensions but trim annual cost-of-living payments - the first major agreement with retirees in the bankruptcy case, mediators announced Tuesday.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, US Governors

Detroit News

Snyder gets agricultural endorsement

The endorsement, made public a day earlier, is a first this early in an election season, made through the Farm Bureau's campaign funding arm, called AgriPac.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, US Governors, Michigan, Gratiot County, MI