Unemployment back to 7.3% for Kalamazoo-Portage as seasonal job demand falls than rises
The unemployment rate for the Kalamazoo-Portage area improved in September as students existed the competitive job market, but took a turn in the opposite direction in October as more job seekers began looking for work to get them through the holidays.
Jackson County's unemployment rate edges up as holiday job seekers enter the workforce
As holiday job seekers entered Jackson County's workforce in October, the unemployment rate went back up after seeing a decline in September, according to a new state report.
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Cocktail reception sings Opera Ball sponsors' praises
Peter and Danialle Karmanos hosted an elegant cocktail reception Sunday to thank the sponsors of Michigan Opera Theatre's upcoming 26th annual Opera Ball, titled "A Fantastic Voyage."
Guns stolen from St. Joseph County home, police investigating
Police are investigating after guns were allegedly stolen from a home in Leonidas Township, about 20 miles east of Three Rivers.