Michigan Matters: Celebrating The Queen of SoulThe life of Aretha Franklin – the late Queen of Soul – is celebrated on CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters” as Linda Solomon, photojournalist and author of a new book about the legend, and Detroit Entrepreneur Cristal Franklin, the singer’s niece, appear with Senior Producer/Host Carol Cain to share memories .
State, Unions Reach Tentative Deals To Boost Worker PayTwo-year deals that will boost state employees' pay by six percent have been tentatively agreed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's administration and seven unions.
University Of Michigan Will Host Presidential Debate In 2020University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel announced Friday the university will host the second general election U.S. presidential debate Oct. 15, 2020.
Deal Reached To Treat 17-Year-Old Offenders As JuvenilesA deal has been reached by Michigan lawmakers to no longer automatically treat 17-year-old criminal defendants as adults.
Gov. Whitmer Signs Proclamation Marking Bullying Prevention MonthGovernor Gretchen Whitmer has issued a proclamation declaring October Bullying Prevention Month.
Michigan Matters: Growing A Children's FoundationOn this week's Michigan Matters, The Children’s Foundation President and CEO Larry Burns talked about the shifting focus of his organization as it grows its imprint across the region.
Whitmer Convenes Board To Make Budget Moves After Her VetoesA state board controlled by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is poised to meet to make budget moves after she vetoed nearly $1 billion in spending proposed by the Republican-led Legislature.
Judge: Michigan Adoption Agencies Can Turn Away LGBT CouplesGrand Rapids District Judge Robert Jonker issued a preliminary injunction that religious-based adoption agencies who contract with the state of Michigan will be allowed to refuse to place children in LGBT homes.
Vape Shop Sues To Stop Michigan's Ban On Flavored E-CigsA northern Michigan vape shop owner sued Wednesday to stop the state's ban on flavored electronic cigarettes.
Bernie Sanders Will Join UAW Picket Lines In Detroit WednesdaySen. Bernie Sanders will be joining UAW Workers on the picket lines in Detroit Wednesday.
Governor Whitmer Signs Executive Directive Expanding Recycling Within State GovernmentGovernor Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive directive Tuesday that will improve and expand recycling efforts within the State of Michigan.
Michigan State Workers Notified Of Potential LayoffsAn email went out Monday to Michigan's 48,000 state government workers notifying them of potential temporary layoffs.
Whitmer On Vetoing Republican Budget Bills: 'We'll See'Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is noncommittal about signing budget bills if the Republican-led Legislature sends them to her desk following a breakdown in talks.
Gov. Whitmer Orders Flags Lowered In Remembrance Of 9/11Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags within the State Capitol Complex and on all state buildings to be lowered to half-staff on Wednesday, Sept. 11 to remember those who lost their lives during the terrorist attack on Sept. 11, 2001.
Whitmer, GOP Leaders Will Proceed On Budget Without Road FixA state budget will proceed without including a long-term funding plan to fix deteriorating roads.