Latest Muskegon County, Michigan Stories

2011-01-25 07:35:00

MUSKEGON, Mich., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The law firm of Howard & Howard Attorneys represents the Muskegon County Wastewater Management System (MCWMS) - one of the nation's most progressive wastewater treatment facilities. MCWMS announced today that it is seeking proposals from utility-scale wind developers interested in siting a project on 11,000 acres of MCWMS property near Lake Michigan. Rodger Kershner and Jon Kreucher of Howard & Howard, who both specialize in the firm's...

2010-04-08 14:03:00

DETROIT, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michigan Port Collaborative, a coalition of Michigan waterfront communities, today announced its Spring 2010 Summit will be taking place in Muskegon, Michigan at the Holiday Inn - Muskegon Harbor on Thursday, May 20 and Friday, May 21, 2010. The Collaborative is anticipating approximately 200 representatives of the more then 90 port communities throughout Michigan to attend, thanks to growing support and interest. "The Muskegon community is honored...

2009-03-02 12:48:00

BOSTON, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Sappi Fine Paper North America today announced that it will suspend all operations at its Muskegon Mill in Michigan, effective April 1, 2009. This suspension will result in the furlough of approximately 190 salaried and hourly Muskegon employees. The Company is also taking other steps to cut costs, including the permanent elimination of approximately 70 additional salaried positions, effective immediately. These changes are necessary in light of significantly...

2009-02-25 08:55:52

Researchers are exploring extreme conditions for life in a place not known for extremes. As little as 20 meters (66 feet) below the surface of Lake Huron, the third largest of North America's Great Lakes, peculiar geological formations"”sinkholes made by water dissolving parts of an ancient underlying seabed"”harbor bizarre ecosystems where the fish typical of the huge freshwater lake are rarely to be seen. Instead, brilliant purple mats of cyanobacteria"”cousins of microbes...

2008-08-28 12:01:08

Binswanger has been named exclusive agent by Bekaert Corporation for the sale of a prime, one-story, 199,785 sq. ft. building with acreage at 2121 Latimer Drive in Muskegon, Michigan. This superb building features 6" reinforced concrete floors; concrete block with corrugated steel panel walls; ceiling heights to 28' clear; steel columns variably spaced; all utilities; fully sprinklered; 3,500 sq. ft. of modern, fully air-conditioned office space; compressed air-lines throughout; five...

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