Economy

Olympic Broil construction photo
Scott Pohl / WKAR/MSU

A Lansing restaurant is facing a lengthy period of time with an entrance and exit closed by a bridge construction project.


Wing Heaven Sports Haven exterior photo
Scott Pohl / WKAR/MSU

A sports bar opening Monday in Lansing is taking a different approach from the competition. There will be no alcohol served at Wing Heaven Sports Haven.


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The winner of a new emergency-resistant business competition will get free office space in downtown Lansing, and other support like legal counsel and business insurance.


UAW Local 602 photo
WKAR File Photo

Hourly General Motors workers will get profit sharing checks of $9,000. It’s the result of strong fourth quarter and year end results announced Wednesday by the automaker.

  

The Lansing Economic Area Partnership has announced a new effort to expand business opportunities for people of color in mid-Michigan.


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Starting Tuesday, small businesses in Michigan can begin applying for grants designed to help them survive the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.


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Michigan-based software company TechSmith will consolidate its operations at a new facility in East Lansing.


Capital Region International Airport terminal
Courtesy photo / Capital Region International Airport

Passenger traffic at Lansing’s airport is picking up this holiday week, but with the ongoing pandemic, it’s lower than a normal year.


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Michigan movie theaters and other indoor entertainment venues will soon be allowed to re-open.

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Michigan’s economic development board on Tuesday authorized a $115 million grant program for small businesses, nonprofits, farms and agricultural processors hurt by the coronavirus pandemic.

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