Congressman Dan Kildee  tours CMU College of Medicine in Saginaw

Congressman Dan Kildee tours CMU College of Medicine in Saginaw

SAGINAW, MI. – Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) toured Central Michigan University (CMU) College of Medicine on Tuesday, August 15, 2017,  in Saginaw. During the visit, Kildee received a tour of the new facility and have lunch with medical students.   The CMU College of Medicine welcomed its first class of...

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President Trump Approves Gov. Snyder’s Request for Disaster Declaration due to Mid-Michigan Flooding

President Trump Approves Gov. Snyder’s Request for Disaster Declaration due to Mid-Michigan Flooding

LANSING, Mich.- Gov. Rick Snyder today announced President Donald Trump has declared a major disaster area for four counties in mid-Michigan due to severe storms on June 22-23 that resulted in severe flood damage. The affected counties include: Bay, Gladwin, Isabella and Midland, as well as the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe...

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Democratic candidates vying to be Michigan’s governor are set to debate in Flint

Democratic candidates vying to be Michigan’s governor are set to debate in Flint

FLINT, MI — Four Democratic candidates for governor of Michigan are expected to participate in a Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, debate at the University of Michigan Flint’s Harding Mott University Center in the Kiva room starting at 5:30 p.m. Candidates Bill Cobbs, Dr. Abdul El-Sayed, Shri Thanedar and Gretchen Whitmer...

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States Shuts Down Funeral Home After Finding Maggots, Unrefrigerated Human Bodies

States Shuts Down Funeral Home After Finding Maggots, Unrefrigerated Human Bodies

FLINT, Mich. — Due to multiple violations of Michigan’s Health and Occupational Codes, the Prepaid Funeral and Cemetery Sales Act and other state statutes, the Dept. of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) has summarily suspended the mortuary science establishment license of Swanson Funeral Home, Inc. in Flint, MI, and the individual...

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Gov. Rick Snyder signs legislation allowing drivers to electronically provide proof of auto registration

Gov. Rick Snyder signs legislation allowing drivers to electronically provide proof of auto registration

LANSING, Mich. – Motorists can now provide proof of auto registration to a law enforcement officer electronically under legislation signed today by Gov. Rick Snyder. “As technology continues to rapidly evolve, it’s important that our state’s laws adapt to these changes,” Snyder said. “Allowing motorists to present vehicle registration to...

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Horn Hometown Tours: Bavarian Inn Restaurant

Horn Hometown Tours: Bavarian Inn Restaurant

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Ken Horn’s latest stop on his Hometown Jobs tour took him to his hometown of Frankenmuth, Michigan’s own Bavarian city, for part one of a special three-part series. The first stop in Frankenmuth was at the legendary Bavarian Inn, which holds a great deal of...

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Special Olympics Michigan State Summer Games Engages CMU Community

Special Olympics Michigan State Summer Games Engages CMU Community

Special Olympics Michigan’s State Summer Games brought more than 2,800 athletes and 3,400 coaches, volunteers, chaperones, family members and spectators to Central Michigan University’s campus — the most since 2005. Competitions included aquatics, athletics, bocce, bowling, gymnastics, horseshoes, powerlifting, weightlifting, volleyball, developmental athletics and motor activities training. The event, which...

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Veteran Education Benefits Now Accepted at Merril Institute

Veteran Education Benefits Now Accepted at Merril Institute

Alma, MICH – United States Veterans can now utilize their VA education benefits to cover tuition costs for the Merrill Institute’s 12-week, 522-hour welding program. This comprehensive welding program is an American Welding Society (AWS) SENSE Level 1 program, which means successful graduates will receive AWS certification – the premier...

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