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‘This could set women back generations’: The pandemic recession’s toll on...

When the COVID-19 pandemic began driving women from their jobs en masse a little more than one year ago, West Michigan Works employees were...

Column: What Michigan’s response to the 1918 flu epidemic can teach...

On Jan. 11, 2021, nine officials from Baraga County in the Upper Peninsula signed a letter stating that they would not enforce restrictions aimed...

West Michigan Republican faces resignation calls over social media posts, allies...

Updated, 2:47 p.m., 4/6/21 For at least the third time this year, Republican Muskegon County Commissioner Zach Lahring is facing calls for his resignation —...

Watchdog: DeVos made at least $225M during time as education secretary

Former Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, a West Michigan native, made at least $225 million in outside income during her time serving in the Trump...

How the pandemic hit students in Michigan’s most disadvantaged schools hardest

Michigan has over 800 school districts that all individually felt the pain of COVID-19, but the state’s Partnership schools and districts were among the...

8 chambers of commerce form group to end COVID business restrictions

A statewide economic coalition led by the Michigan Chamber of Commerce has formed to urge Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s administration to fully reopen Michigan businesses...

How the anti-COVID vaccine movement mobilized in Michigan before anyone ever...

Not long after the first cases of COVID-19 appeared in Michigan almost exactly one year ago, so did those opposed to any future vaccine.  Buoyed...

Rick Haglund: More companies recognize the value of diversity and inclusion....

Lee Chatfield did more to advance the cause of diversity, inclusion and equity in Michigan workplaces in the past two weeks than he did...

Susan J. Demas: A GOP firebrand put economics before his values....

It was somewhat surprising when news broke a couple weeks ago that Southwest Michigan First was tapping former state House Speaker Lee Chatfield (R-Levering)...

A GOP West Mich. official who was reportedly at the Jan....

Amid media attention for allegedly being at the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, Allendale Township Planning Commissioner Ryan Kelley has filed to...

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