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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Michigan 2020 election cases delayed as Biden-Trump rematch loomsJordyn Hermani
Feds: Former CFO of Detroit Riverfront group embezzled $40 millionChristine Ferretti
Keweenaw Peninsula may become national historic area. What that would meanKelly House
Michigan elections FAQ: Will ‘good time’ off prisoner proposal be on ballot?Sneha Dhandapani
Birders flock to Lansing for urgent plea: Help before it’s too lateLester Graham, Michigan Public
Michigan House OKs new penalties for drivers who hit bicyclists, runnersJordyn Hermani, Lauren Gibbons
Opinion | Third-party community programs would expand solar-energy access in MichiganCarlo F. Cavallaro
Audit finds mix of successes, problems with Great Lakes restoration grantsKelly House
Michigan transit backers race to $6B economic development planPaula Gardner
Over 31,000 salmon euthanized after disease detected at Michigan hatchery Janelle D. James
Flint buys an ambulance with opioid funds. Critics sound alarmsRon French
Drugs, microplastics, forever chemicals a growing concern in Great LakesFatima Syed, The Narwhal
Ascension Michigan pharmacies can fill drug scripts now, data crisis lingersRobin Erb
One of Michigan’s top doctors hid a secret from everyone. His drug addictionRobin Erb
Swim at your own risk: High E. coli count closes nine Michigan beachesGabrielle Nelson
Before, after photos show transformation of Michigan Central Station in DetroitJanelle D. James
Michigan elections FAQ: How to find candidate donors, financial disclosuresJordyn Hermani
Eight congressional candidates booted from Michigan primary ballotJordyn Hermani
Michigan to monitor smog in eight counties amid switch to summer gasolineJanelle D. James
Michigan elections FAQ: How to find out what’s on your ballotSneha Dhandapani
Michigan $15 minimum wage hike won’t make 2024 ballot, Supreme Court rulesJordyn Hermani
Stabenow not endorsing in primary as Michigan’s U.S. Senate race narrowsLauren Gibbons, Jordyn Hermani
Opinion | Morality and a clean energy futureSister Barbara Stanbridge
Gun control groups aim to close 'loophole' in Michigan protection ordersJordyn Hermani
Nation’s third human bird flu case detected in MichiganRobin Erb
Mass transit wins big in new plan to retool Michigan corporate subsidiesPaula Gardner
Electric bills in Michigan are rising — just in time for summerJanelle D. James
Donald Trump guilty on all counts: Michigan reacts. He’s still on ballotBridge Staff
Michigan schools receive $24 million to buy electric busesGabrielle Nelson
Michigan governor run? Duggan, Benson, Gilchrist spur speculationLauren Gibbons
Trash into treasure: Rethinking waste in Michigan college townsGabrielle Nelson
Michigan elections FAQ: Does Michigan Lottery money go directly to schools? Sneha Dhandapani
Watch live: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to talk ‘innovative future’Bridge Staff
Wayne State University police dismantle encampment; 12 arrestedIsabel Lohman, Janelle D. James
Opinion | Listen to constituents about pre-K. Michigan's economy depends on itChana Edmond Verley, Furqan Khaldun
After delays in Flint lead pipe replacement, Michigan comes to rescueKelly House
China making Detroit automakers 'underdogs' with huge EV push, experts warnPaula Gardner
Dana Nessel calls for pork politics reforms amid Clare grant probeLauren Gibbons, Mike Wilkinson
Gretchen Whitmer: More housing, home energy savings coming soon to MichiganLauren Gibbons
Michigan to invest $110M in EV chargers. At $134K a plug, it won’t go farKelly House
EV transition a slow go in Michigan. It needs 100,000 chargers, has 3,300Kelly House
Watch Bridge’s Lunch Break about the toll of the Flint water crisis on kidsAmber DeLind, Jackquelyn Garrett
Wayne State classes move online as pro-Palestine encampment continuesJanelle D. James
Wind, solar farm law won’t make November ballot in MichiganKelly House
Michigan trooper charged with murder in death of man hit by unmarked carBridge Staff
Michigan near tops in nation for outages. Utilities want to raise ratesMike Wilkinson
Opinion | Michigan has a chance to learn from California’s public pharma initiativeAllison Hardt, Nicole Koonce, Quinn Nichols
Birds in Great Lakes, elsewhere in peril: ‘We need to pay attention’Lester Graham, Michigan Public, Rebecca Williams, Michigan Public
Opinion | Tuition-free community college is central to Michigan’s future prosperityMichelle Miller-Adams
In warming Great Lakes region, water, heat can be an unhealthy combinationKelly House, Lester Graham, Michigan Public