A group of Detroit businesses is encouraging more than 2,000 recently laid off Yahoo employees to consider bringing their talents to Michigan.
The Dow Chemical Co. plans to lay off about 900 people in response to weak demand for its products in Europe.
Seventeen firefighters in Taylor are losing their jobs as a private company takes over emergency medical services for the area.
Detroit bus riders are getting a little something extra with their ticket — an appeal from drivers who want support as they fight for their jobs.
WWJ’s Stephanie Davis reports this is part of the 1,000 layoffs that Mayor Dave Bing announced last fall.
Embattled Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano has announced the layoffs of 90 workers as part of cost-cutting efforts amid a $160 million budget deficit.
Detroit Police Chief Ralph Godbee says he hopes the U.S. Justice Department lets the city use federal grants designed to hire officers to help keep them on the job.
Pontiac firefighters have agreed to be laid off as part of a plan to allow Waterford Township to take over duties there.
Approximately 550 people have received layoff notices as Michigan’s Booth Newspapers makes a transition to two new companies.
Following up on his promise to take quick fiscal action, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has announced layoffs in the city.