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Highest Michigan adult-use pot sales reported last week with $2.6M

Michigan had its highest weekly adult-use marijuana sales total to date last week with $2.59 million, the Marijuana Regulatory Agency (MRA), which provides state...

Seniors’ sweet tax breaks have become a target

As Americans begin the challenge of filling out their tax returns this year, one taxpayer demographic generally pays less than others: senior citizens. Tax breaks...

Should private schools get public funds? The Supreme Court will take...

The Michigan Supreme Court will consider on March 4 and 5 whether the state Legislature can spend public money on private schools.   “That means the...

Meanwhile in Republican Ohio … roads, bridges to see improvements with...

Tim Schumm is already looking forward to spring.  County engineers like him also serve as amateur meteorologists. Forget baseball. Spring means it’s paving season, and...

Michigan has an extra $321M in 2020, is almost $12B below...

Michigan's fiscal picture is looking modestly brighter for the next two fiscal years, experts agreed at a biannual meeting Friday at the state Capitol. State...

Alex Rossman: CREC yourself before you wreck yourself: A revenue estimating...

I have been making bad puns and dad jokes well before actually becoming a dad, and I’m particularly into reworking songs to fit my...

The Advance’s best stories of 2019 you may have missed

Quotable of the Year: “One of the great drawbacks of being in Congress is that I must receive insulting letters from weak-minded jackasses like yourself....

History-making lobbyist reflects on more than 50 years in the business

It’s just before noon at Gregory’s Soul Food, the popular eatery on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Lansing. More than a dozen patrons...

Nessel to charge 2 more priests in clergy probe, announce PFAS...

Updated, 5:25 a.m. 12/26/19 The Catholic church sexual abuse investigation continues to expand in Michigan, as Attorney General Dana Nessel said she plans to announce...

Whitmer ‘concerned’ about Michigan government shutdown in 2020

In one of her last acts of her first year in office, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed a supplemental spending deal negotiated — at long...

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