Stories tagged: Michigan

Cass tagged a disaster area

LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder Tuesday announced that U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack designated 45 counties in Michigan as natural disaster areas for ... Read more

City could see more state revenue

Gov. Rick Snyder’s proposed budget for next year includes about a 5 percent increase in the Economic Vitality Incentive Program (EVIP, formerly statutory shared revenue). ... Read more

State post for Meachum

LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder Monday announced the appointment of Trever Meachum of Hartford to serve on the Michigan Commission of Agriculture and Rural Development. ... Read more

Michigan housing sees improvement

LANSING — Grand Rapids, Lansing and Monroe are among leaders in the latest National Association of Home Builders/First American Improving Markets Index (IMI) released Tuesday. ... Read more

Lori: state finances improve

CASSOPOLIS — “Things are looking well in the state financially,” with a possible $600 million surplus in the fiscal year ended Sept. 30, state Rep. Matt ... Read more