REGIONAL NEWS

USDA: $550 million available for broadband infrastructure

 

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has announced the availability of a second round of $550 million in United States

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New marijuana rules are a real racket

Calley

President of the Small Business Association of Michigan

The state’s marijuana regulatory agency has proposed new licensing rules for

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Michigan begins collecting firefighting foam containing PFAS

The Michigan PFAS Action Response Team announced today that it has started collecting PFAS-containing aqueous film forming foam from fire

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PFAS, CAFOs and other environmental concerns continue

 

Rebecca Pierce

Staff Writer

Communities across Michigan and the nation are confronting emerging environmental problems – and 2019 provided some

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President Donald J. Trump visits West Michigan

Thousands of people lined up Wednesday morning in downtown Battle Creek for the campaign rally for President Donald Trump on

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Presidential visits to Battle Creek

 

Andrew Johnson – 1866 – 153 years ago

William McKinley – 1899 – 120 years ago

William Howard Taft – 1911 –

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Gov. Whitmer appoints new Barry County judge

Barry County Court Judge Michael Schipper (from left) with the governor's new appointee to the bench, Vicky Alspaugh of Hastings

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Schools and municipalities protect against ransomware

Taylor Owens

Staff Writer

Ransomware, a popular type of malicious software used by hackers, has been crippling school districts, municipalities

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