Another West Michigan Town Opens Up Social District For Drinking
You can add Spring Lake to the list of West Michigan communities that have added 'Social Zones' in their towns. These zones have cropped up as a part of the 'new normal' following the recent pandemic.
West Michigan Lawmaker Launches Investigation Into Unemployment Agency
Rep. Steve Johnson of Wayland, the Chairman of the House Oversight Committee in Michigan, is launching an investigation into the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency. The investigation comes on the heels of recent mistakes by the agency that may cost thousands of Michigan's residents thousand…
DNR: Michigan Abolishing Antlerless Deer License Lottery In Favor Of ‘Universal’ Tag
Today the Michigan DNR announced that most Michigan Hunters for the 2021 season will NOT need to apply for an antlerless license as in years past. The introduction of the 'Universal Antlerless License' will allow hunters to harvest does and antlerless males across nearly the entire state t…
West Michigan Woman One Of Michigan’s Vaccine Lottery Winners
Today the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services along with Governor Whitmer announced the first four winners in the MIShotToWin.com sweepstakes. West Michigan's Larita Lee of Wyoming was one of the $50,000 winners.
Children’s YouTube Sensation ‘Blippi’ Announces Live Show In Grand Rapids
Although you might not know who 'Blippi' is, countless kids across the country have made him one of the most popular YouTubers worldwide, with over 200 million views per month and billions in total across 139 countries and 7.4 million followers. You can see the phenomenon live as Blippi Th…
Michigan Unemployed May Be Asked to Pay Back Federal Benefits
Nearly 650,000 residents in Michigan who've received unemployment benefits with the federal bonus may be asked to pay them back. This is due to a state error that caused "unapproved qualification criteria".
How To Get Lions Tickets As Ford Field Opens Up Capacity to 100%
It was announced today that Ford Field will be returning to 100% capacity for the Detroit Lions 2021-2022 NFL season.
AJR Bringing The OK Orchestra Tour To Grand Rapids in September
AJR will be bringing their world tour to Grand Rapids on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at the Deltaplex Arena.
Michigan Cannabis Company Teams Up With Wiz Khalifa
A Michigan cannabis company has struck a deal with rap icon and superstar Wiz Khalifa to be the exclusive distributor of Khalifa Kush, the rapper's 6 year-old cannabis company. The deal includes the Grand Rapids location of Gage Cannabis at 3075 Peregrine Dr. NE.
Hope College Grad’s Viral TikTok Causes Review Bombing of Michigan Boutique
A Hope College Graduate's viral TikTok has garnered an apology from a Michigan boutique. The boutique saw it's online reputation tank after she revealed the owner's husband said she was 'not that cute' in a misdirected email.
Lake Michigan Beaches Among 19 Across State Closed Due To High Bacteria
Heavy rainfall across the state over the past 10 days has caused the closure of 19 beaches & lakes across the State of Michigan, including two of Lake Michigan's most popular beaches.
Vaccine To Be Required For West Michigan Mercy Health Employees
Today the parent company that runs Mercy Health System in West Michigan, Trinity Health based in Livonia, announced that they will immediately begin requiring that employees receive the Covid-19 vaccination.