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Holiday events and activities mark Labor's day in Michigan (Updated 8/24)

Date Posted: August 24 2017

The annual celebration of American labor takes place this year on Monday, Sept. 4. Various communities around Michigan have labor day parades, picnics, entertainment and other events scheduled to mark...

On deck: Labor Day events and activities around Michigan

Date Posted: August 18 2017

The annual celebration of American labor takes place this year on Monday, Sept. 4. Various communities around Michigan have labor day parades, picnics, entertainment and other events scheduled to mark...

Prevailing wage laws strengthen worker safety

Date Posted: August 18 2017

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Devlin, Claywell elected to top posts at MBCTC

Date Posted: August 18 2017

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Trades endorse Whitmer for Michigan governor

Date Posted: August 18 2017

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Trades getting busy on new particle board plant

Date Posted: August 18 2017

GRAYLING - The most modern particle board plant in North America - and the largest of its kind globally - is going up on mostly former forested land here along...

'Good Jobs' package signed by Snyder

Date Posted: August 18 2017

ROCHESTER HILLS - On an industrial property in Oakland County, Gov. Rick Snyder on July 26 inked a three-bill package into law designed to diversify Michigan’s economy and attract new,...

DTE proposes new gas-fired plant

Date Posted: August 18 2017

EAST CHINA TWP. - DTE Energy has filed a Certificate of Necessity with the Michigan Public Service Commission (MSPC), seeking to build a new natural gas-fired power plant of about...

News Briefs

Date Posted: August 18 2017

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Big money pushing for prevailing wage repeal

Date Posted: August 4 2017

It costs big money to organize and hire people to get 252,000 signatures in a 180-day period. It costs big money to fight that effort, too. Citing fundraising numbers submitted...

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