Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday urged legislators to consider updating Michigan's civil rights law to prohibit discrimination because of sexual orientation or gender identity, applauding companies and the state's two largest regional chambers of commerce for joining a business-backed push to amend the law.
From the Grand Haven Offshore Challenge, to the Spring Lake Wooden Boat Show, there is plenty of activity this weekend in and around the Northwest Ottawa County area. Check out the complete list of what to do this weekend!
Gov. Rick Snyder said Wednesday his most immediate legislative priority is making sure lawmakers approve state money to help resolve Detroit's bankruptcy case, but added he is hopeful that a recent bipartisan deal on raising the minimum wage bodes well for reaching another deal on road spending.