Gov. Gretchen Whitmer last month signed into law a spending plan to help repair the economic impact from the coronavirus. It included an allocation to the Michigan Strategic Fund under the Michigan Economic Development Corp. to distribute grants to eligible businesses.
By Krystle Holleman, Christiana Ford and Jace Harper
Members of multiple groups such as the Boogaloo Boys, Antifa, and Black Lives Matter protested outside of the state capitol building in Lansing on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021. The National Guard arrived shortly before noon to help Michigan State Police and Lansing Police secure the area and bloack off streets from traffic.
A judge last summer allowed the Ottawa County sheriff’s office to exhume remains that were buried at a cemetery in Blendon Township. The woman’s body, likely 16 to 22 years old, was discovered by hunters more than 50 years ago.