Seasonally unadjusted jobless rate for Kalamazoo and Van Buren Counties were also lower in April than last year

The Senate bill would increase state minimum wage from $7.40 to $9.20 by 2017

Research and Design Facility will be located in Western Michigan University's Business, Technology and Research Park

Labor force grew by 11,000 last month

Pure Michigan is preparing to launch new $6.2-million summer regional advertising campaign