Business In The Upper Peninsula
Wednesday, January 20, 2010
Business News Granholm announces nearly $6 million for green jobs training
Gov. Jennifer Granholm announced that the state of Michigan has been awarded a grant to train more than 1,000 people for "green" jobs.
Wednesday, December 23, 2009
Business News Michigan awarded grant to launch broadband mapping and planning initiative
The Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) announced that Michigan has received a $1.8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration.
Monday, November 9, 2009
Business News Cherry calls for profits-based business tax
LANSING — Lt. Governor John Cherry, Jr. today called for a change in the Michigan Business Tax (MBT) to a profits-based system.
Thursday, October 29, 2009
Business News Employer overview of unemployment insurance in Michigan
MENOMINEE — The Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA) is offering a free seminar to acquaint employer with the unemployment insurance system in Michigan.
Thursday, October 22, 2009
Business News Community Development Funding Opportunities
ESCANABA — Learn about local, state and federal economic and community development programs to support our local communities in Upper Michigan.
Tuesday, October 13, 2009
Business News NewPage to take market-related downtime
MIAMISBURG, Ohio. – NewPage Corporation announced Oct. 12 that it plans to take approximately 160,000 tons of market-related downtime in the fourth quarter of 2009.