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Northern Michigan University

Northern Michigan University Providing UP with Broadband Internet Infrastructure

Northern Michigan University in Marquette has developed the Educational Access Network to provide affordable, wireless, LTE broadband internet access to the more than 310,000 residents of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. NMU created the nation’s first educational...
Continental Services

Troy’s Continental Acquires Canton Township’s Sterling Services

Michigan’s largest food management company, Continental Services of Troy, has acquired Canton Township’s Sterling Services. Under terms of the deal, the entire Sterling Services leadership team and staff will join the Continental team. Financial terms...
DTE leaders

DTE Energy Looks to Future with Seven Senior Executive Moves

With seven senior executive rotations and promotions announced today, DTE Energy says it is further developing its key leaders and accelerating its progress. "Our company is stronger when our employees apply diverse experiences to their...
Green Peak Innovations

Lansing Area Medical Marijuana Supplier Gets $30M Investment Boost

Green Peak Innovations, a medical marijuana company based outside of Lansing, has closed on investment of more than $30 million in an oversubscribed mezzanine debt round consistent with its planned expansion in Michigan and...
Runwell Automatic

Shinola in Detroit Debuts Automatic Flagship Timepiece

Shinola in Detroit has launched an automatic version of its flagship watch, the Runwell Automatic, which builds on the original that debuted in 2013. The new watch will retail for $1,095, which includes several leather...
BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc.

Troy’s Kirco Manix to Construct First Two BJ’s Wholesale Clubs in Southeast Michigan

BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc., an East Coast-based wholesale club operating 216 clubs and 138 gas stations in 16 states, has selected Troy’s Kirco Manix to construct 100,000-square-foot clubs and gas stations in Madison...
2020 Entegra Reatta XL

Luxury Motor Coach Introduced by Charlotte’s Spartan Specialty Vehicles, Entegra Coach

The chassis of the 2020 Entegra Reatta XL luxury motorhome, unveiled Wednesday at the Family Motor Coach Association’s 99th International Convention & RV Expo in Perry, Ga., was built by Spartan Specialty Vehicles of...
Pine River

DTE Energy Opens its Newest Wind Park, Michigan’s Largest

DTE Energy’s newest wind park, called Pine River and located in mid-Michigan’s Gratiot and Isabella counties, began operation today, providing enough clean energy to power more than 54,000 homes. With 65 turbines, Pine River is...
auto loan interest rates

Report: Auto Loan Interest Rates Hit Highest Level in a Decade

Interest rates on new vehicles hit an average of 6.26 percent in February, their highest level since 2009, according to a report by Edmunds. The February average APR of 6.26 percent compares to 5.19 percent...

Carpenters & Millwrights to Consolidate Regional Operations in Detroit, Build $30M Training Facility

The Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters and Millwrights, the state’s largest skilled trades union, says it will build a new training center on Detroit’s west side and consolidate all of its administrative and training...