Hemlock Semiconductor taking applications for Michigan Tech youth engineering program ...

Hemlock Semiconductor taking applications for Michigan Tech youth engineering program …

HEMLOCK, MI– High school students from Bay, Gratiot, Midland and Saginaw can now apply for this year’s round of scholarships from Hemlock Semiconductor to attend Michigan Technological University’s Engineering Scholars Summer Youth... Read more »
Love nature? Michigan DNR looking to hire 1,300 seasonal park workers for 2023

Love nature? Michigan DNR looking to hire 1,300 seasonal park workers for 2023

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is hiring about 1,300 seasonal park workers throughout the state for 2023. The DNR is hiring several positions, such as park interpreters, park rangers and full-time... Read more »
Police: Missing 3 rappers were killed upstairs in abandoned apartment, dumped in basement

Police: Missing 3 rappers were killed upstairs in abandoned apartment, dumped in basement

2 brought into custody amid an investigation of 3 dead aspiring rappers found in Highland Park Fingerprints identified Armani Kelly, Dante Wicker and Montoya Givens inside an abandoned apartment building in Highland... Read more »
WMU students hope to commercialize technology for autonomous vehicles in snow

WMU students hope to commercialize technology for autonomous vehicles in snow

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Autonomous vehicles are expected to account for about 12% of car registrations by 2030. Western Michigan University students hope to be a part of the bettering technology to make... Read more »
Cities across Michigan open warming centers to fight frigid temperatures

Cities across Michigan open warming centers to fight frigid temperatures

Multiple warming centers are opening their doors to help fight the cold weather this weekend. The National Weather Service (NWS) previously had issued a wind chill advisory for Friday morning, when wind... Read more »

How life is better in West Michigan for those designing our world

Sarah Crookston is the chief creative officer for Grand Rapids-based Uncle Goose Toys. The company known for its Classic ABC Blocks and innovative art and design products —  sells its wooden toys... Read more »
Michigan House passes 2024 primary calendar shift

Michigan House passes 2024 primary calendar shift

The Michigan House on Tuesday approved plans to move the state’s primary election up in the presidential nominating calendar as part of Democrats’ push to reorganize the party’s primary schedule. The change,... Read more »
Tech center students honored

Tech center students honored

Dylan West – Automotive Technology Maintenance and Light Repair; Antonio Inglese – Welding Technologies I; Aiden Hord – Graphics Communications; Faith Gunville – Marketing and Entrepreneurship Sophia Richtig – Educational Careers Owen... Read more »
Global Manufacturer Announces M Expansion in Michigan

Global Manufacturer Announces $10M Expansion in Michigan

Güdel, a global manufacturer of tracks for industrial robots, gantry robots and complete solutions for industrial automation, announced it is expanding its U.S. facilities in Michigan. The $10 million investment, secured by... Read more »
The Best Neighborhoods for Young Professionals in Grand Rapids

The Best Neighborhoods for Young Professionals in Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids, Michigan, is located in the west of the state, known for its strong economy, excellent job opportunities, and diverse neighborhoods. The city is home to many young professionals who appreciate... Read more »