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How to get tested for coronavirus in Michigan

How to get tested for coronavirus in Michigan

March 19, 2020 | Bridge Staff

The state of Michigan is working to increase its capacity to test cases, and health systems in some areas now are providing drive-thru services.

How to apply for unemployment benefits in Michigan amid coronavirus crisis

How to apply for unemployment benefits in Michigan amid coronavirus crisis

March 19, 2020 | Bridge Staff

Michigan expanded eligibility for unemployment benefits for workers on March 16 as a result of the coronavirus crisis.

In photos: In one week, coronavirus upends life in Michigan

In photos: In one week, coronavirus upends life in Michigan

March 17, 2020 | Bridge Staff

In one week, life has changed dramatically in Michigan, as the coronavirus has put life on hold, caused a rush on grocery stores and forced the closure of many public businesses.

Bridge wins 13 awards in Michigan Press Association contest

Bridge wins 13 awards in Michigan Press Association contest

March 12, 2020 | Bridge Staff

Bridge was named a Newspaper of the Year finalist and took three first-place awards in the annual contest that honors the state’s finest journalism.

Join us on Facebook Live to discuss Michigan primary election results

Join us on Facebook Live to discuss Michigan primary election results

March 12, 2020 | Bridge Staff

Our Capitol team will host a Facebook Live discussion about this year's elections on Thursday, March 12 at 6 p.m..

The Center for Michigan is hiring reporters for new Detroit project

The Center for Michigan is hiring reporters for new Detroit project

March 3, 2020 | Bridge Staff

The Center for Michigan is developing a new, collaborative journalism project in Detroit. We’re hiring reporters. Come join our team.

The Center for Michigan seeks engagement director for Detroit

The Center for Michigan seeks engagement director for Detroit

January 29, 2020 | Bridge Staff

The Center seeks a dynamic organizer who has a substantial record of building and strengthening networks between and among Detroiters to help lead a new media project’s focus on issues and challenges that Detroiters identify as crucial to their information needs and desires.

The Center for Michigan seeks managing director/editor for Detroit project

The Center for Michigan seeks managing director/editor for Detroit project

January 29, 2020 | Bridge Staff

The successful candidate will help build the project’s design and infrastructure, prepare for a launch, and, upon launch, serve as the day-to-day oversight and coordination of content creation, editing and distribution.

A look back at our most impactful Michigan health coverage in 2019

A look back at our most impactful Michigan health coverage in 2019

December 31, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Bridge launched its Health Watch beat in 2019 with stories revealing medical gaps in rural Michigan and the state’s mounting challenge with opioids, suicide, Medicaid eligibility and legalized pot. Here are some highlights.

A look back at our most impactful Detroit stories of 2019

A look back at our most impactful Detroit stories of 2019

December 30, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Gentrification, evicting artists, and white mortgages in a majority black city. As 2019 winds down, take a look back at Bridge's most impactful Detroit stories of the year. 

A look back at our most impactful Michigan government coverage of 2019

A look back at our most impactful Michigan government coverage of 2019

December 27, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Dana Nessel, Lee Chatfield, and Jocelyn Benson's promise of 30-minute waits at Secretary of State offices. As 2019 winds down, take a look back at Bridge's most impactful government stories of the year.

A look back at our most impactful Michigan education coverage in 2019

A look back at our most impactful Michigan education coverage in 2019

December 26, 2019 | Bridge Staff

A wedding planner teaching science. Flunking kindergarten to save on daycare. Protests to keep a high school. Our top 2019 education stories revealed how money and anxiety are quietly reshaping Michigan education. 

A look back at our most impactful Michigan environmental coverage of 2019

A look back at our most impactful Michigan environmental coverage of 2019

December 24, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Upper Peninsula wolves, surging Great Lakes, and examining the impact of the 1973 mass poisoning in St. Louis, Michigan. As 2019 winds down, take a look back at Bridge's most impactful environmental stories of the year. 

SLIDESHOW: How Michigan schools boosted national ranking

SLIDESHOW: How Michigan schools boosted national ranking

October 30, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Michigan’s public school students continued gains on national tests, improving their ranking just a few years after falling to nearly the bottom of the nation.

Bridge Magazine seeks a Michigan environment reporter

Bridge Magazine seeks a Michigan environment reporter

October 24, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Bridge wants an ambitious, watchdog journalist who can break news and smartly explain the biggest environmental issues facing the state.

Join Bridge Magazine at a fall reader appreciation event

Join Bridge Magazine at a fall reader appreciation event

October 16, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Meet members of the news team and fellow readers at one of our reader gatherings. We’ll tackle water issues, long-term substitute teachers and football.

Bridge Magazine is hiring a business reporter. Come join our team.

Bridge Magazine is hiring a business reporter. Come join our team.

September 30, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Bridge is expanding yet again, seeking an enterprising reporter to help launch the Michigan Business Watch to cover the state’s vibrant business community.

Jonathan Oosting joins Bridge Magazine’s Lansing watchdog team

Jonathan Oosting joins Bridge Magazine’s Lansing watchdog team

September 25, 2019 | Bridge Staff

 Oosting brings years of experience covering politics and explaining the inner workings of the legislature, governor’s office and state government agencies.

Bridge adds veteran of nation’s best newspapers to its editing ranks

Bridge adds veteran of nation’s best newspapers to its editing ranks

September 6, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Monica Williams returns to Michigan after years abroad and a distinguished career at The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe and other newspapers.

Snag your ticket for the Citizen Water Summits, coming this October!

Snag your ticket for the Citizen Water Summits, coming this October!

September 5, 2019 | Bridge Staff

How should Michigan address ongoing water issues, from PFAS to Line 5 to water shut offs? Grab your free ticket to the Center for Michigan’s Citizen Water Summits for your chance to learn about these issues and have your opinion heard by state leaders.

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