Monroe Aims To Develop Historical CorridorA southeastern Michigan city that played a role in the War of 1812 aims to create a historical corridor to leverage its links to the past and lure tourists.
Researchers: Michigan Tourism Spending Rose In 2012Business grew for Michigan's tourism industry for a third consecutive year in 2012, with help from the weather, good publicity and the "Pure Michigan" advertising campaign aimed at luring visitors from other states.
'Pure Michigan' Dropped From Right-To-Work AdsA Michigan Economic Development Corp. official told lawmakers Thursday that the agency is re-evaluating the use of the award-winning tourism logo.
Plans Move Ahead For Saugatuck-Douglas MergerPlans are moving forward that could combine the southwestern Michigan tourist towns of Saugatuck and Douglas.
Tourist Towns Of Saugatuck, Douglas Could CombineVoters in the southwestern Michigan tourist towns of Saugatuck and Douglas could vote next year about whether to combine the communities.
Governor Addresses China Trade Trip On WWJ Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is in China this week on a mission to promote trade, tourism and cultural exchanges between Michigan and China.
Pure Michigan Launches New Web Site, Fall CampaignPure Michigan has unveiled a newly designed michigan.org just in time for the launch of the fall advertising campaign.
Pure Michigan Commercials Featured In ChinaThe Chinese are now being introduced to the wonders of Michigan -- thanks to those award-winning Pure Michigan commercials.
Martha Reeves Encouraging Tourists To Visit DetroitMotown singing legend Martha Reeves is no longer in politics – but that doesn't mean she's not trying to make Detroit a destination for more people.
Former Prison Facilities Become Tourist AttractionFormer state prison facilities in southern Michigan are becoming a hot tourist attraction where visitors can sit in cells and read prison rule books still attached to the cell bars.
Grand Hotel On Mackinac Island Turns 125 In JulyThe Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island turns 125 this year. And it's ready to party.
Now Available: 2012 Michigan Agri-Tourism GuideJust in time for spring bedding plants, hanging flowering baskets, nursery stock and fresh Michigan asparagus, the 2012 Michigan Agri-Tourism Guide is now available online and in print.
'Circle The Lake' Signs Highlight Lake St. ClairNew signs are directing people to attractions along the Lake St. Clair waterfront in southeast Michigan.
Analyst: Michigan Tourism Spending Up 8 PercentTourism spending in Michigan rose in 2011 for the second consecutive year, a trend likely to continue as an improving economy trumps concerns about higher gasoline prices, analysts said Tuesday.
Study: 2011 Pure Michigan Campaign Generated Record $1 BillionLast summer's Pure Michigan advertising campaign motivated 3.2 million trip sto Michigan last year, where those visitors spent $1 billion at Michigan businesses, generating $70 million in Michigan tax revenue.