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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Michigan State University 911 calls: Students broke windows to escape shootingMarch 24, 2023Yue Stella Yu, Isabel Lohman
Opinion | District Detroit tax breaks will help billionaires not DetroitersMarch 24, 2023Peter Hammer
Michigan schools find creative ways to nudge receptive students to read moreMarch 24, 2023Janelle D. James
How you can help Michigan’s bats amid a deadly epidemicMarch 24, 2023Kelly House
Whitmer signs Right-to-Work repeal, prevailing wage restorationMarch 24, 2023Lauren Gibbons
University of Michigan graduate student workers vote to strikeMarch 24, 2023Isabel Lohman
MSU offered active violence training. Few attended before shootingMarch 24, 2023Jonathan Oosting
Michigan health care reimagined using dirt, worms and fresh veggiesMarch 24, 2023Robin Erb
Opinion | Michigan’s recent tax relief will boost women’s economic securityMarch 24, 2023Sabala Mandava Rao
MSU shooting survivor: I met ‘pure evil,’ played dead and pleaded for lifeMarch 23, 2023Jonathan Oosting
Enbridge Line 5 tunnel project in Michigan delayed another 1.5 yearsMarch 23, 2023Kelly House
Chinese EV battery factory planned near Big Rapids faces renewed scrutinyMarch 23, 2023Paula Gardner
Senate votes to continue pandemic-era carryout cocktails in MichiganMarch 23, 2023Lauren Gibbons
Michigan sold $4.9 billion in lottery tickets last year, or $500 per residentMarch 23, 2023Mike Wilkinson
Oxford shooter’s parents can be tried for manslaughter, court rulesMarch 23, 2023Lauren Gibbons
Opinion | President Biden needs to stand up to Canada, shut down Line 5March 23, 2023Bob Sutherland , Juliette King McAvoy
Artificial reefs bring wild lake trout to Lake HuronMarch 23, 2023Daniel Schoenherr, Great Lakes Echo
Bridge Culture Club resumes in April with ‘We Kept Our Towns Going’March 23, 2023Amber DeLind
Michigan passes ‘safe storage’ gun bill; state GOP likens it to NazismMarch 22, 2023Lauren Gibbons
Michigan State faculty worried about door locks 5 months before shootingMarch 22, 2023Isabel Lohman
New bill could ban child marriages in MichiganMarch 22, 2023Janelle D. James
Can ‘deradicalization’ reform extremists? Michigan program to find out in limboMarch 22, 2023Jonathan Oosting
‘Abortion pill’ under legal scrutiny; what it means in Michigan.March 22, 2023Robin Erb
Michigan State shooting update: Fourth student injured in shooting released from hospitalMarch 22, 2023Isabel Lohman, Jonathan Oosting, Yue Stella Yu, Mike Wilkinson, Lauren Gibbons, Janelle D. James, Ron French, Paula Gardner
Great Lakes invasive carp barrier system scaled down to be more cost efficient, but cost risesMarch 22, 2023Lester Graham, Michigan Radio
Right to Work repeal, prevailing wage clear Legislature, head to governorMarch 21, 2023Lauren Gibbons
Michigan judge approves $626 million Flint water crisis settlement March 21, 2023Kelly House
Coronavirus Tracker | Weekly cases fall to lowest point since July 2021March 21, 2023Bridge Staff
Michigan House votes to end A-F school quality ranking systemMarch 21, 2023Isabel Lohman
America’s bats are dying. A Michigan dam may hold a key to their survivalMarch 21, 2023Kelly House
Michigan spring 2023 is here, but the snow doesn’t careMarch 20, 2023Janelle D. James
The fate of ‘Gender Queer’ now in the hands of Lapeer librarianMarch 20, 2023Janelle D. James
Do red flag gun laws work? Answer unclear as Michigan eyes reformMarch 20, 2023Yue Stella Yu
Q&A: Ilitch-Ross developers talk District Detroit jobs, housing, tax breaksMarch 20, 2023BridgeDetroit
Opinion | Another governor, another college plan with no accountability March 20, 2023James Hohman, Michael Van Beek
Opinion | National Popular Vote is bad for Michigan voters and for AmericaMarch 20, 2023Ann Bollin
Multi-million dollar restoration projects proposed for the Saginaw Bay watershed; paid with settlement money from corporate pollutersMarch 20, 2023Lester Graham, Michigan Radio
Six giant, dangerous snails confiscated at the Detroit Metropolitan AirportMarch 17, 2023Jena Brooker
5 things for Michigan to know amid SVB banking crisisMarch 17, 2023Paula Gardner
Michigan AG Dana Nessel keeps Chatfield, Whitmer kidnapping records secret March 17, 2023Ron French, Dave Boucher
Appeals court dismisses effort to charge Rick Snyder in Flint water case March 16, 2023Kelly House
Bridge’s Kelly House is Journalist of Year; Bridge wins as top publication March 16, 2023Janelle D. James
Whitmer signs anti-discrimination protections for LGBTQ residents in Michigan into lawMarch 16, 2023Lauren Gibbons
Michigan voter roll maintenance means removing nearly 100,000 registrationsMarch 16, 2023Oralandar Brand-Williams, Votebeat
McMorrow: Democrats plan changes to Michigan’s business incentivesMarch 16, 2023Paula Gardner
Opinion | State Superintendent pushes funding for urgent education needs March 16, 2023Michael Rice
Michigan Senate OKs sweeping gun control reforms after MSU shootingMarch 16, 2023Jonathan Oosting
How AI is altering health care in MichiganMarch 16, 2023Ted Roelofs
DTE, Consumers Energy to Michigan lawmakers: We need to do betterMarch 15, 2023Janelle D. James
Experts cast doubt that Lapeer librarian can be charged over LGBTQ bookMarch 15, 2023Ron French