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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder gets a look at autonomous vehicle technology at a robotics forum in Sterling Heights Tuesday. WWJ photo / Matt Roush

Michigan Robotics Week Kicks Off With Industry Executive Forum

Michigan’s fifth annual Robotics Week kicked off Tuesday with a new event, the Michigan Robotics Industry Executive Forum. Organized by the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences, the day-long event drew more than 100 business leaders and technology innovators to the Maneuver Collaboration Center on the General Dynamics Land Systems campus in Sterling Heights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2014

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Road Commissions Looking To Lawmakers For Extra Cash

Some local communities say they’re running out of cash to clear the roads. So, will the state offer any help?

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2014

Governor Rick Snyder. (File Photo)

Gov. Snyder Gearing Up For Re-election

Governor Rick Snyder will seek re-election… making it official on a tour across the state on Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2014

Governor Rick Snyder. (File Photo)

Gov. Snyder Delivers State Of The State Address

Education, jobs, healthcare, immigration and income growth among the many topics addressed by Gov. Snyder during his fourth State of the State address.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2014

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Michigan Gets Millions In Federal Funds For Education

An early Christmas gift to Michigan: the state is awarded millions of dollars in “Race to the Top” federal funding.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2013

Michigan Legislature Adjourns For The Year

A flurry of activity for lawmakers in Lansing, passing a number of bills on their last working day of 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2013

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Local and State Leaders Remember Nelson Mandela

Incredible. Courageous. Honorable… those are words that Michigan political and community leaders are using to describe Nelson Mandela.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2013

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Mike Duggan Makes Surprise Visit To Lansing, Huddles With State Leaders

“Whatever authority I have to run the city depends on my ability to persuade the governor and the emergency manager that I can improve the quality of life faster than is being done right now,” Duggan said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2013

The Southwest Michigan Innovation Center, run by Southwest Michigan First.

Kalamazoo’s SMIC To Celebrate 10 Years With Online Tour, Snyder Visit

As it nears the end of its 10th year, the Southwest Michigan Innovation Center will sponsor two events in October that highlight a decade of achievement, including an inventive online tour showing to the global bioscience industry what makes SMIC and the region a successful life sciences hub.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2013

Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Snyder Sets 2013 Michigan Cyber Summit

The 2013 Michigan Cyber Summit hosted by Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will bring together experts to discuss ways to defend business, education, information technology, economic development, law enforcement and individuals against cyber-attacks and take advantage of opportunities in the cyber security industry.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/23/2013

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