(WXYZ) - Rick Snyder has won the Republican nomination for Governor.
The latest numbers show that he has a ten point lead over Congressman Peter Hoekstra.
Snyder, who ran under the slogan "One Tough Nerd" celebrated the victory by saying "We've got a new definition for a nerd now, don't we."
He also celebrated his victory as an underdog, saying "When we started a year ago we had no chance, but we rallied together as a team ... you got on board with a vision, a plan to reinvent Michigan."
Snyder also looked ahead, saying his victory was "a giant step forward to create a positive future for Michigan." He went on to say the Michigan was an "economic disaster" and that "we need to focus on jobs to make this a great place for young people."
150 dogs are now on their way to a better home after being rescued from two alleged puppy mills in Michigan.
How much is the Detroit owned art at the Detroit Institute of Arts worth? It is a loaded question. The reason? It is being asked by Detroit’s Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr.
Michigan's local governments would have the option to put cameras at intersections to spot drivers running red lights under proposed legislation in the state House.