Treasurer’s Ex-Wife Gets Protection Order Against Detroit Reporter

The ex-wife of the Michigan state treasurer says a reporter at The Detroit News threatened to kill her with a baseball bat if she declined his friendship and complained about him to authorities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2013

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Wayne County To Auction 20K Properties

The office of the Wayne County treasurer is planning a September auction of more than 20,000 properties that were subject to tax foreclosure.


HR Notices From February 17-19

The latest staffing, boardroom and leadership news from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2012

Michigan Shows Revenue Surplus As Economy Improves

Revenue for the 2012 fiscal year is now forecasted at $7.651 billion, up $356.9 million from the January estimate. Economist predicts state will add about 60,000 jobs annually for the next three years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2011

Gov.-elect Rick Snyder Recruits Dillon, Posthumus

It’s official. Republican Gov.-elect Rick Snyder has picked Democratic House speaker Andy Dillon to be Michigan’s next state treasurer. Snyder also named Republican former Lt. Gov. Dick Posthumus as a senior adviser.


Police: Livonia Soccer Club Officer Stole $100K

A treasurer with a suburban Detroit soccer club has been charged with stealing more than $100,000 from the nonprofit organization.