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‘The pause has worked’: Whitmer says indoor dining can resume Feb....

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said at a Friday press conference that restaurants and bars across the state can reopen for indoor dining and concessions at...

Biden orders tougher mask rules as part of overhauled COVID-19 strategy

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s first policy focus after being sworn in? Overhauling the disjointed federal response to the COVID-19 pandemic, which claimed another...

Buttigieg puts greenhouse gas reduction at center of Biden transportation policy

Former South Bend mayor Pete Buttigieg offered an unapologetic defense of President Joe Biden’s vision for improved transportation and greenhouse gas reductions during a...

Whitmer lays out new $5.6B COVID plan

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Tuesday outlined her plan for a new $5.6 billion COVID-19 relief bill. Most of the funds for businesses, unemployment benefits,...

Michigan Small Business Survival Grants won’t hinge on compliance with pandemic...

With $55 million in state dollars on the table for small businesses, the Michigan Economic Development Corp. (MEDC) is relying on businesses to be...

Wall Street investors pricing Americans out of last bastion of affordable...

In the spring of 2013, Holly Hook purchased a mobile home and moved it to Swartz Creek Estates, a manufactured housing community in Swartz...

Legislative efforts to protect trailer park residents from eviction show mixed...

The plight of residents in mobile home communities has caught the attention of state and federal lawmakers, who are working to craft legislation that...

Column: How state and federal action have helped curb COVID-19’s economic...

While the deplorable attack on the U.S. Capitol has cast a long shadow over 2021, there is still a lot of hope on the...

Rick Haglund: Building fairer local economies is one tool to blunt...

Over the past several months, I’ve read articles in which the authors asserted that economic decline in small towns and old industrial cities has...

Anti-foreclosure activists demand more help in Detroit

Elected officials have stopped short of agreeing to meet demands of a coalition of activists and organizations who are calling for remedies to address...

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