SW Michigan

Aggregated news from sources around the state

Michigan Casinos Working To Stop Human Trafficking

Jul 28, 2016

(MPRN-Lansing) The Firekeepers Human Trafficking Awareness Program is continuing its efforts to raise human trafficking awareness. Over the past year, the program has been working to combat human trafficking in its casino and hotel. 

"Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, the Republican candidate for vice president, will spend Thursday in Michigan with stops in Novi and the Grand Rapids suburb of Walker." (Detroit Free Press)

"Summit Pointe is opening a community recovery center to address the area's substance abuse issues." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

"PORTAGE, MI - Pfizer Inc. plans a $145 million expansion of its Portage manufacturing plant within two years, part of what could be more than an $800 million investment the next 10 to 12 years." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

"The Battle Creek Bombers fell to the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters, 7-6, Tuesday night at Witter Field as the Rafters walked-off to snap the Bombers' three-game winning streak." (Battle Creek Bombers' website)