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  1. Gov. Snyder and Shiga Gov. Mikazuki at a ceremonial tree plantingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | State of Michigan

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder and Gov. Taizo Mikazuki from Michigan's sister state, Shiga Prefecture in Japan, planted a cherry tree in the Japanese Garden at Meijer Gardens Tuesday in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Michigan-Shiga sister state relationship.

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  2. Michigan unveils one-stop online resource for exploring 545,000...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 11 | State of Michigan

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Students and jobseekers will now have a one-stop resource to learn more about the high-demand, high-wage career opportunities in the Professional Trades through the rejuvenated website, Going-PRO.com , Talent and Economic Development Department of Michigan Director Roger Curtis said Tuesday while unveiling the site at Grand Rapids Public Schools Innovation Central High School.

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  3. Columbian Logistics Network Distribution Center in Grandville Receives Renewed "MSHARP" CertificationRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 5 | State of Michigan

    September 5, 2018 - The Columbian Logistics Network-Kentwood Campus, a distribution center located in Grandville, MI, was recently granted renewal of its Michigan Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program certification for outstanding workplace safety and health excellence from the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration . The MIOSHA program is part of the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs .

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  4. Grand Rapids Brownfield Redevelopment Authority awarded Grant for Plaza Roosevelt RedevelopmentRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 28 | State of Michigan

    LANSING, MICH. Two blocks of contaminated property in Grand Rapids' Roosevelt Park neighborhood will be reused with help from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality .

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  5. Attorney General Bill Schuette Encourages Michigan Residents to...Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2018 | State of Michigan

    GRAND RAPIDS Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette today joined local law enforcement to highlight new kiosks for drug disposal in select Walgreens locations. This initiative is designed to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding homes of potentially dangerous, unwanted prescription drugs.

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  6. Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointments, reappointments to the Governor's ...Read the original story

    Jun 28, 2018 | State of Michigan

    LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointments of Wayman Britt of Grand Rapids, Rick Ferkel of Mount Pleasant, Cameron Gordon of West Bloomfield, Andre Hutson of East Lansing, Laureen Rospond of DeWitt and the reappointment of Scott Przystas of Grand Haven, Andrew Younger of Fenton and Justin Zatkoff of West Bloomfield to the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports.

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  7. Event raises money to help youth exiting foster care pay for collegeRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2018 | State of Michigan

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Youth exiting foster care in Michigan will have more financial support thanks to the generosity of more than 190 people who attended the fourth annual Fostering Futures Scholarship Event Grand Rapids.

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  8. The Michigan Safety Conference and MIOSHA Share a Cup of Coffee Over Worker SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | State of Michigan

    June 14, 2018. The Michigan Safety Conference recently partnered with the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration to discuss workplace safety and health and allow employers and employees to learn about MIOSHA services.

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  9. Grand Rapids Brownfield Redevelopment Authority awarded Brownfield...Read the original story

    Jun 11, 2018 | State of Michigan

    Lansing, MI. A vacant, contaminated property in Grand Rapids will be returned to productive use with help from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality .

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  10. Deputy Director to Retire After 32 Years with State PoliceRead the original story

    May 24, 2018 | State of Michigan

    Michigan State Police Director Col. Kriste Kibbey Etue has announced the retirement of Deputy Director Lt.

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  11. Child Lead Exposure Elimination Commission hosting community forums...Read the original story

    May 24, 2018 | State of Michigan

    Child Lead Exposure Elimination Commission hosting community forums to gather feedback on action plan Five-year plan aims to create a state free of lead LANSING, Mich. To gather feedback on a plan to create a lead-free Michigan, a series of public forums are being hosted by the state's Child Lead Exposure Elimination Commission .

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  12. Gov. Snyder wraps up statewide infrastructure coordination pilot program, outlines next stepsRead the original story

    May 4, 2018 | State of Michigan

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the results of a regional infrastructure pilot program a roadmap for implementing a comprehensive, statewide asset management system to better manage the state's roads, bridges, water, sewer and waste disposal pipelines, and electric, internet and telecom services.

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  13. DEQ updates waste management professionals on PFAS responseRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2018 | State of Michigan

    LANSING, MICH. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality this week updated air and waste management professionals on the state-wide effort to identify per- and polyfluoroalkyl substance contamination in Michigan and actions the DEQ is taking to prevent unacceptable exposures to Michigan residents.

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  14. Gov. Rick Snyder makes initial appointments to the Municipal Stability BoardRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2018 | State of Michigan

    LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointments of Daryl Delabbio of Grand Rapids, Barry Howard of West Bloomfield and Eric Scorsone of Dewitt to the Municipal Stability Board.

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  15. Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointments, reappointment to the State Board of ArchitectsRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2018 | State of Michigan

    Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointments of Scott Gustafson of Ypsilanti and Matthew Slagle of Grand Rapids, as well as the reappointment of Joseph Welmers of Brighton to the State Board of Architects. "I thank these individuals for serving on this committee," Snyder said.

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  16. Natural Resources Commission to meet Thursday in Grand RapidsRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2018 | State of Michigan

    Fall waterfowl seasons, chronic wasting disease and a proposed three-day non-resident small game hunting license will be among topics of discussion at the next regular meeting of the Michigan Natural Resources Commission, set for Thursday, March 15, at the West Walker Sportsman's Club, O-599 Leonard St. in Grand Rapids. Presentation of the Shikar Safari Officer of the Year Award to 17-year veteran DNR conservation officer Bob Hobkirk of Huron County.

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  17. Treasury: MI Student Aid Team Begins Spring State TourRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | State of Michigan

    Michigan families and students looking for help paying for college should save the date for one of MI Student Aid's financial aid traveling one-stop shops this spring, according to the Michigan Department of Treasury . Under the banner " MI College, MI Future, MI Doorstep ," Treasury's MI Student Aid Team is visiting communities across the state to educate and inform students and their families about options for paying for college.

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  18. Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointment, reappointments to the Electronic Recording CommissionRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2018 | State of Michigan

    LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of Teresa Walker of Atlanta as well as the reappointments of Donna Krall of Royal Oak, Christian Meyer of Grand Rapids, and Thomas Richardson of Ann Arbor to the Electronic Recording Commission.

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  19. Michigan Historical Commission honors Ralph W. Hauenstein for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | State of Michigan

    The original version of this release did not contain the photos mentioned in the note to editors; those pictures now are attached. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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  20. Public meeting next Tuesday for major work on I-96 at US-131Read the original story

    Feb 20, 2018 | State of Michigan

    WHAT: The Michigan Department of Transportation is hosting a project meeting to review plans for this year's reconstruction and bridge work on I-96 near US-131 in Grand Rapids. MDOT officials will provide project details, scheduling and traffic information.

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