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Michigan Works hiring event February 28


Michigan Works is planning a hiring event for next month. Business solutions manager Michael Mompremier tells us they’ll welcome around 25 employers in multiple fields to be ready to hire applicants who attend. He says Michigan Works

St. Joseph leasing Dickinson Park to schools


St. Joseph City Commissioners have approved a 50-year lease of the Dickinson Park baseball and softball fields with St. Joseph Public Schools so the school district can continue using the facilities for its athletics programs while making

Lions causing retail boom around Michigan


Traditionally, January is a down month for retailers, especially when it comes to brick and mortar stores. However, the Detroit Lions have changed all of that around Michigan as fans snap up merchandise. They’re buying everything from

Today is Michigan’s 187th birthday


Friday was the 187th birthday of Michigan. Governor Gretchen Whitmer drew attention to the date on social media. “Happy birthday, Michigan,” Whitmer said. “We’re looking pretty good for 187. Our state has been the birthplace of so