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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Michigan’s latest and last abortion report: Abortion increases 3.7%Robin Erb
Bridge elections FAQ: Trump assassination attempt, Biden rally, Project 2025Bridge Staff
Michigan’s 6th measles case found in Macomb County. Others potentially exposed Daniel Schoenherr
Eldercare aide shortage prompts 1.7M Michiganders to care for relativesStephanie Steinberg
2024 Michigan elections: Trump taps Ohio’s JD Vance as VP pickLauren Gibbons, Jordyn Hermani, Simon D. Schuster, Jonathan Oosting
Wolves are hitting campgrounds on Isle Royale in search of food, park warnsGabrielle Nelson
Opinion | Michigan Gov. Whitmer calls for unity after Trump assassination attemptGretchen Whitmer
Donald Trump sues Gretchen Whitmer over Michigan voter registration efforts Simon D. Schuster
Opinion | Switch has invested millions in Michigan, isn’t seeking more incentivesNatalie Stewart
Is US more divided than ever? You may be surprised: Tips to ease tensionsSneha Dhandapani
Donald Trump survives assassination attempt; Michigan reactsJordyn Hermani
Bridge Michigan News Quiz: July 13, 2024. Are you paying attention? Bridge Staff
Joe Biden, facing pressure, fights back in Detroit: ‘We’re going to win’Lauren Gibbons
Sault Tribe restocks U.P. waterways with walleye, whitefishSneha Dhandapani
To tackle climate change, Michigan enlists a ‘corps’ of volunteersGabrielle Nelson
New state funding not enough to solve shortage of prosecutors, counties sayDaniel Schoenherr
School officials ‘appalled’ by Michigan budget cut to mental health, safetyIsabel Lohman
Michigan elections FAQ: When’s the last day to register to vote?Sneha Dhandapani
Opinion | Electrification will bolster national and economic securityEliot Huggins
Frustration, accusations in tense meeting about Michigan opioid fundsRobin Erb, Ron French
In fight for Congress, Michigan ‘microcosm’ emerges as a top race to watchSimon D. Schuster
Hurricane Beryl aftermath: Michigan rainfall totals, flood damageJanelle D. James
Feds give $500M to Lansing GM auto plant to switch to EVsKelly House
Hillary Scholten wants Biden to ‘step aside.’ Jennifer Granholm defends himSimon D. Schuster, Kelly House
Michigan crashes: Deaths fall in 2023, work zone accidents up. What to knowMike Wilkinson
Michigan college graduates make $33,400 more, but fewer students attendingIsabel Lohman, Mike Wilkinson
Bridge Culture Club reads Great Lakes memoir ‘Impermanence’ in AugustAmber DeLind
Primary voting underway; a record 1.5M absentee ballots requested in MichiganJanelle D. James
Proposal to ‘ax’ property taxes fails to make Michigan ballot. It’s not aloneJordyn Hermani
Michigan gets grant toward preserving history of Green Books Juniper Favenyesi
Michigan DNR land auction includes waterfront property, $300 lot in FlintJanelle D. James
What is Project 2025? And what would it mean for Michigan?Jordyn Hermani
Michigan elections FAQ: Are noncitizens registered to vote when obtaining state ID?Daniel Schoenherr
As Ford downsizes battery plant, Michigan slashes over $600M in incentivesMike Wilkinson
Audit: Michigan child welfare system slow, leaving kids at riskRobin Erb
As Biden reassures Democrats, cracks emerge in Michigan’s united frontMike Wilkinson, Simon D. Schuster, Lauren Gibbons
Bridge elections FAQ video: Biden weaknesses, Slotkin strengths and moreBridge Staff
Consumers, DTE to expand EV charger network in MichiganKelly House
Hurricane Beryl could bring nasty weather, floods to Michigan this weekJanelle D. James
How to protect pets during Michigan’s blue-green algae seasonGabrielle Nelson
Opinion | To stop bird flu, Michigan must protect farmworkersKristina Fullerton Rico, William D. Lopez
Bridge Michigan News Quiz: July 6, 2024. Holiday happeningsBridge Staff
4 issues to watch as U.S. auto industry changes affect MichiganPaula Gardner
Q&A: Michigan Teacher of the Year fears ‘mass exodus’ of instructorsSneha Dhandapani
Where are the Michigan men? College increasingly a female dominated pursuitMike Wilkinson
Michigan police agencies are cracking down on speeding in JulyJanelle D. James
In Obamacare health coverage, could — and should — Michigan go it alone?Robin Erb
Once solidly red, northwest Michigan offers fighting chance for DemocratsLauren Gibbons
Michigan HOAs can’t ban solar panels under newly passed billGabrielle Nelson
Michigan opens first public EV charging network for off-road vehicles Kelly House