GM to invest US$1.3 billion in the US
Posted on Tuesday December 17, 2013
General Motors, pushing to refresh most of its US lineup, said it plans to spend $1.3 billion to upgrade five U.S factories on top of the $1.5 billion already announced this year.
The myth of drug addicts on welfare
Posted on Monday December 16, 2013
NewsCut's Bob Collins writes that the new state law to drug test people who receive welfare benefits provides a perfect case study in how the Minnesota Capitol can be a fact-free zone when setting public policy.
Local organizations benefit from nearly $600k in grants
Posted on Wednesday December 11, 2013
Nearly two-dozen organizations across northern Michigan are reaping the benefits of a new round of gifts from Rotary Charities.
Fitch Rates Illinois' $350MM GO Bonds 'A-'; Outlook Negative
Posted on Tuesday December 10, 2013
Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A-' rating to the following general obligation bonds of the State of Illinois:
7th annual Economic Summit held
Posted on Monday December 09, 2013
COLDWATER — Branch County employment growth is flat mostly due to governmental layoffs, local leaders learned Friday at the 7th annual Economic Summit.