LANSING, Mich. -- January 31, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed Senate Bills 650 and 651, with bipartisan support, to continue the Dropout Recovery Program, which encourages school districts to identify students who have dropped out of school and enroll them in a specialized program to help f…

LANSING – Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel Monday announced the filing of a settlement document in a case against Wolverine Worldwide Inc., which was sued by the State and Plainfield and Algoma townships for contaminating residential drinking water wells and the environment with PFAS co…

LANSING, Mich. – As cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) continue to increase in the United States and internationally, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) activated the Community Health Emergency Coordination Center (CHECC) today to support local and state re…

Muskegon Community College student Stephanie Carr of North Muskegon, was recently selected to represent the East Lakes Division of the American Association of Geographers in the annual World GeoBowl on April 7 during the annual American Association of Geographers (AAG) meeting in Denver, CO.

LANSING – The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural and Development (MDARD) has confirmed chronic wasting disease (CWD) in three white-tailed deer from a Newaygo County deer farm.

LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), on Jan. 10, confirmed the first influenza-associated pediatric deaths of the 2019-2020 flu season in Michigan. Influenza claims the lives of children every year across the United States. MDHHS is urging residents …

LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) Lifecourse Epidemiology and Genomics Division has received a $1.65 million grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The funds will be used to increase screening for family cancer history, an…