Government Shutdown

Federal Employees Back To Work, Parks Reopen After Shutdown"I'm actually glad that it's over," said Mary Foster, on her way to work downtown at the McNamara Federal Building.
Government Reopens After Congress Ends 16-Day ShutdownThe government shutdown is now over, but not everyone is jumping for joy.
Local Federal Employees Protest Shutdown In DetroitUnion members carried signs as they marched Thursday in downtown Detroit.
Mich. Guard Technicians, Some Others Called Back To WorkHundreds of Michigan National Guard members affected by the partial government shutdown are being called back to work.
Matt's Favorites: Mars Mission Saved, Tarantulas In Love, And Much MoreWhat's the latest on a crisp fall Monday, now that we've hopefully moved the last of summer's heat and humidity down south where it belongs? Glad you asked... here we go!
Michigan Lawmakers Weigh In On Gov't ShutdownEfforts to end the partial government shutdown remain at a standstill, and state lawmakers speak out from both sides of the political isle.
Gov't. Shutdown Could Soon Slow Down Air TravelThe federal shutdown hasn't hampered travel through the friendly skies... but it soon might.
Gov't Shutdown Delays Cancer Treatment For Local ManMark Howell is battling a very aggressive, stage four skin cancer.
Food Program For Women, Kids OK For 4-5 WeeksThe state says there's enough money to keep WIC going for a bit amid a partial federal government shutdown.
White House Meeting Yields No Progress On Shutdown"The American people would get better government out of Monkey Island at the local zoo than we're giving them today."
Michigan Feels Blowback As Federal Shutdown Enters Second DayThe state will lose $18 million each day the shutdown continues, Budget Director John Nixon said. "This is just ridiculous."
Karsch And Anderson Top 10: What To Expect With A Government Shutdown1. Due to government shutdown, Doug will review the next congressional election mock draft.