Michigan Cities Want A State Bailout Over Lost Income Taxes
Some estimates are as high as $160 million that cities with income taxes may lose this year from people working at home.
Michigan Cherry Producers Go After New Markets
The Michigan-based Cherry Marketing Institute will be using a $125,000 grant from the federal government to target snack food manufacturers to include more cherries in their snack foods.
Christmas Tree Ship Is En Route To Chicago
The U.S. Coast Guard is continuing its tradition this Christmas season of honoring a lost Great Lakes schooner that brought Christmas joy to needy families in Chicago.
Audit – Hundreds Of Millions Lost On Fake Unemployment Claims
The audit shows the state delivered potentially hundreds of millions of dollars based on fraudulent claims. And still, thousands of Michigan residents with valid claims, can’t even get a return phone call from an agency representative.
Nestle Water Bottling In Michigan Wins Again – Critics Are Fuming
The most recent permit challenge came from the grassroots Michigan environmental protection group, Michigan Citizens for Water Conservation, and the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians.
State Advances Septic Line COVID-19 Testing
The State of Michigan is getting serious about its work to trace the COVID-19 virus through septic lines. It is awarding close to $10 million to not quite two dozen project sites around the state.
Thanksgiving Dinner Costing Less This Year
The bureau’s 2020 pricing survey shows the holiday meal for 10 people is costing an average of $46.90. That’s down just over $2.00 from last year.
State Beefs Up Virus Safety Enforcement This Week
The state is reporting a notable bump in virus cases in the last three weeks. That includes 28 new outbreaks in manufacturing plants and at construction sites.
Another Way To Spend More With Amazon – A Pharmacy
Business Insider reports several major drug outlets are being “Amazon’d” by the new announcement.
Can The Governor Really Shut Down Line 5 On Her Own?
Enbridge vigorously disputes the Governors move in a clear indication this will be another long drawn-out skirmish in the war over energy and the environment.