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A new liquid feed plant is expected to break ground Monday in Saginaw County.


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People have to work 20-hours a week to receive food assistance in Michigan. Work requirements are being reinstated for able-bodied adults without dependents.

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Financially distressed municipalities can apply for grant funding until the end of the week.


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A new report indicates Nestle Waters North America employs roughly 280 Michiganders and spends 51 million dollars annually on Michigan goods and services.


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A recent report shows electric vehicles have vast potential for the state of Michigan, both from an economic and environmental standpoint.

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The State of Michigan is offering a rebate program to upgrade exterior lights on public properties.

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A nationwide natural gas report shows that natural gas reserves throughout the country are higher than ever, and Michigan’s natural gas consumption is among the highest.

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Housing industry officials say a new report sounds the alarm on industry trends that could price low and middle income families out of the housing market.

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U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow, Dan Kildee and John Moolenaar are among a group of congress-members who have introduced bipartisan legislation to build a new lock at the Soo Locks.

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A new report from Michigan Future found that four year degrees correlated more closely to increased wages than tax cuts.

Officials with Michigan Future say while the state economy is doing, better wages have been stagnant.

Lou Glazer is the President and CEO of Michigan Future, which advocates for a healthy middle class. He said despite Michigan’s economy being on the upswing, wages in the state remain stagnant.

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