10:49 AM Mar 26, 2015
Michigan's unemployment rate has fallen 0.4 percent to 5.9 percent in the latest month to the lowest level in more than 13 years, the state announced Wednesday.
5:00 PM Mar 20, 2015
Brownies and doughnuts could be back in school bake sales under a measure the state Senate approved Thursday that would let districts raise money by holding events currently banned since they don't meet federal nutrition guidelines.
10:00 AM Mar 20, 2015
The state says Michigan's seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate rose a full percentage point to 6.6 percent in January, largely because of normal annual changes in the job market.
2:18 PM Mar 19, 2015
Faith-based adoption agencies could refuse to participate in adoptions that violate their religious beliefs under bills approved Wednesday by the Republican-led state House.
12:45 PM Mar 19, 2015
A former legislative aide and lobbyist who went on to lead Dearborn's school district for the last seven years will become Michigan's top education official.
10:59 AM Mar 18, 2015
Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday named a utility executive to succeed state Treasurer Kevin Clinton, who the governor announced is leaving next month and is expected to return to the insurance industry.
9:01 AM Mar 17, 2015
The Department of Talent and Economic Development launched Monday with the aim of making Michigan a national leader in talent development for skilled trades such as manufacturing, welding, electrical work and automotive production.
3:19 PM Mar 16, 2015
Michigan should ramp up energy-efficiency programs over the next decade and encourage — but not require — utilities to produce more power with natural gas and renewable sources to replace retiring coal-fired plants, Gov. Rick Snyder told lawmakers on Friday.
4:03 PM Mar 14, 2015
Some Michigan bridges classified as being in critical condition aren't being inspected as frequently or as thoroughly as they should be, according to an audit released Friday.
11:00 AM Mar 16, 2015
Michigan's public records law allows anyone to request information that can help shine a light on what government is doing, but not all of government is subject to those disclosure requirements.