Muskegon Newswire

Muskegon Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Muskegon, MI.

Results 1 - 19 of 19 for "u:michigan.gov" in Muskegon, MI

  1. Annual spring weight restrictions going into effect to protect Michigan's roadsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 15 | State of Michigan

    February 15, 2018 -- The Michigan Department of Transportation and local agencies are enacting spring weight restrictions, an annual move to protect roads. Effective 6 a.m. Monday, Feb. 19, weight restrictions will be imposed and enforced on all state trunkline highways from the Michigan/Indiana and Michigan/Ohio state lines north to and including M-46 in Muskegon County at the US-31 Business Route intersection in Muskegon, east to US-131, north to M-46, then continuing east on M-46 to Port Sanilac, ending at the M-25 intersection.

    Comment?

  2. State awards $3.6 million in grants to combat invasive speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan departments of Environmental Quality, Natural Resources, and Agriculture and Rural Development today announced that 23 projects will share $3.6 million in state grants through the Michigan Invasive Species Grant Program, an initiative launched in 2014 to help prevent and control invasive species within the state. "Michigan's Invasive Species Grant Program provides vital support to our partners throughout the state in the fight against invasive species," said DNR Director Keith Creagh.

    Comment?

  3. Zeeland and North Muskegon projects receive state transportation economic development grantsRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2017 | State of Michigan

    December 20, 2017 -- The Michigan Department of Transportation has awarded state Transportation Economic Development Fund Category F grants totaling $725,000 to the cities of North Muskegon and Zeeland to improve operations, increase safety and extend the service life of important commercial roadways. City of North Muskegon The City of North Muskegon will repair concrete joints and resurface Whitehall Road from M-120 to 1,300 feet north of Ruddiman Road.

    Comment?

  4. Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointment to Truck Safety CommissionRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2017 | State of Michigan

    LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of Michelle Taylor of Muskegon to the Michigan Truck Safety Commission.

    Comment?

  5. DNR to auction surplus public land starting Dec. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced it will offer surplus public land for sale by sealed-bid auction between Dec. 12, 2017, and Jan. 10, 2018. The auction will feature 80 parcels located in counties mainly in central/northern Lower Michigan and in the Upper Peninsula, including Alpena, Arenac, Barry, Bay, Cheboygan, Dickinson, Gladwin, Iron, Kalkaska, Lake, Menominee, Midland, Montmorency, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oakland, Osceola, Oscoda and Roscommon counties.

    Comment?

  6. DNR offers guided birding tour of Muskegon County Wastewater System Nov. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources invites the public to join a guided caravan birding tour of Muskegon County Wastewater System Friday, Nov. 17, from 9 a.m. to approximately 2 p.m. The Muskegon County Wastewater System owned by Muskegon County and co-managed for waterfowl by the DNR hosts regionally significant numbers of waterfowl, water birds and shorebirds each spring and fall, with over 10,000 ruddy ducks and 10,000 northern shovelers present annually. Michigan bird conservation coordinator Caleb Putnam and DNR staff members will be on hand to answer questions about wildlife management, habitat projects under way at the Muskegon State Game Area and hunting opportunities.

    Comment?

  7. Anti-Bullying Relentless Tour to Visit North Muskegon on Oct. 24...Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2017 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Department of Civil Rights today announced the Relentless Tour a first-of-its-kind anti-bullying initiative will visit North Muskegon on Tuesday, October 24. Motivational speaker Anthony Ianni, a member of Michigan State University's 2010 and 2012 Big Ten Champion and Tournament Championship teams and the 2010 Final Four team, will speak to students at North Muskegon High School, 1600 Mills Ave., at 12:20 and 1:20 pm. Ianni was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder at the age of 4 and was the victim of bullying as a child.

    Comment?

  8. Schuette Files Suit Against West Michigan-based Gym Chain Family...Read the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | State of Michigan

    LANSING Attorney General Bill Schuette today announced he has filed a class action lawsuit against the West Michigan-based fitness chain, Family Fitness, in Kent County Circuit Court. The complaint asks the Court to put a stop to various practices by Family Fitness that allegedly violate Michigan's Consumer Protection Act, and seeks monetary relief on behalf of consumers.

    Comment?

  9. Secretary of State's Mobile Office joins Muskegon veterans' 'Stand Down' eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | State of Michigan

    The Secretary of State Mobile Office will offer identification cards and many other services at a veterans' "Stand Down" Wednesday, Sept. 27, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced today.

    Comment?

  10. MPSC OKs Consumers Energy's sale of coal plants in Muskegon, Luna Pier for redevelopmentRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2017 | State of Michigan

    LANSING, Mich. The Michigan Public Service Commission today approved a $62.5 million plan by Consumers Energy to have a North Carolina firm purchase and tear down the closed B.C. Cobb and J.R. Whiting coal-fired electric plants and redevelop the sites.

    Comment?

  11. DNR encourages residents to review Army Corps plan to prevent invasive carp from entering Great LakesRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2017 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is encouraging state residents to review the recently released Army Corps of Engineers plan for stopping invasive carp from entering the Great Lakes basin. Residents who want to share their thoughts on the plan can do so online at the report site, attend a Sept.

    Comment?

  12. Anti-Bullying Relentless Tour to Visit North Muskegon on Sept. 11...Read the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Department of Civil Rights today announced the Relentless Tour a first-of-its-kind anti-bullying initiative will visit North Muskegon on Monday, September 11. Motivational speaker Anthony Ianni, a member of Michigan State University's 2010 and 2012 Big Ten Champion and Tournament Championship teams and the 2010 Final Four team, will speak to students at North Muskegon High School, 1600 Mills Avenue, at 11:30 am and 1:30 pm. Ianni was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder at the age of 4 and was the victim of bullying as a child.

    Comment?

  13. Gov. Snyder celebrates KL Outdoor for investing $9.2 million, creating 153 jobs in MuskegonRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2017 | State of Michigan

    LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today praised KL Outdoor of Muskegon for its decision to establish its corporate headquarters and expand operations in the city of Muskegon, thanking the company for continuing to invest in the state and for bringing new jobs to Michigan.

    Comment?

  14. Youth Waterfowl Day at Muskegon State Game Area Aug. 26Read the original story

    Aug 15, 2017 | State of Michigan

    All are invited to attend the Lake Effect Chapter of Michigan Duck Hunters Association's Youth Waterfowl Day Saturday, Aug. 26. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. at the Muskegon State Game Area headquarters, located at 7600 Messinger Road in Twin Lake, Michigan. This event offers an opportunity for families and kids of all ages to learn about waterfowl identification and biology, hunting techniques, retrieving dogs, and the traditions of waterfowl hunting and management.

    Comment?

  15. Michigan Implements Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Interior QuarantineRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | State of Michigan

    LANSING The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development today announced a Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Interior Quarantine to protect the state's 170 million hemlock trees from a pest which has killed trees across North America. HWA has already been found in four counties along Lake Michigan in the Lower Peninsula, more specifically in Allegan, Muskegon, Oceana and Ottawa counties.

    Comment?

  16. Michigan Implements Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Interior QuarantineRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | State of Michigan

    LANSING The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development today announced a Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Interior Quarantine to protect the state's 170 million hemlock trees from a pest which has killed trees across North America. HWA has already been found in four counties along Lake Michigan in the Lower Peninsula, more specifically in Allegan, Muskegon, Oceana and Ottawa counties.

    Comment?

  17. M-120 reconstruction: Public meeting next Tuesday in North MuskegonRead the original story

    May 22, 2017 | State of Michigan

    WHAT: The Michigan Department of Transportation is hosting a project meeting to review plans for this year's reconstruction and widening of M-120 in North Muskegon. MDOT officials will provide project details, scheduling and traffic information.

    Comment?

  18. Take a peek at the 'ole days' of camping at P.J. Hoffmaster State...Read the original story

    May 16, 2017 | State of Michigan

    Campers and day-use visitors are invited to take a step back in time at P.J. Hoffmaster State Park' s annual Vintage Camper Gathering and Open House Saturday, June 3, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The park is located at 6585 Lake Harbor Road in Muskegon, Michigan. Campers and day visitors are invited to walk the wooded campsites and tour trailers from the 1930s to the 1980s and get a firsthand look at the evolution of camping.

    Comment?

  19. Portage, Muskegon SOS now offer appointments, online check-inRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | State of Michigan

    Secretary of State offices in Portage and Muskegon now offer the innovative MI-TIME Line service that allows customers to use their phones or computers to make appointments or hold their place in line, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced today. "Customers who can't hop online to ExpressSOS.com now can take advantage of the MI-TIME Line service at our offices in Portage and Muskegon," Johnson said.

    Comment?

Muskegon Job Listings
View or post Muskegon job listings on Topix.
Muskegon Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Muskegon from Topix.
Muskegon Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Muskegon on Topix.