Skip to main content
Bridge Michigan
Michigan’s nonpartisan, nonprofit news source

Michigan news: Bridge archive

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
Hundreds rally for gun reform in Michigan, including Gabby GiffordsMarch 15, 2023Yue Stella Yu
MSU's long path ahead: What other universities have done after mass shootingsMarch 15, 2023Lauren Gibbons
Opinion | Michigan electricity outages should be a wake-up call on climateMarch 15, 2023Martin Kushler
Right-to-Work repeal soon headed to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. Now what?March 14, 2023Yue Stella Yu
Michigan lags nation in government transparency. Lawmakers promise changeMarch 14, 2023Lauren Gibbons
Michigan moves to end threat of jail to hunters who fail to report deer killsMarch 14, 2023Kelly House
Michigan State shooting update: Promotions for 2 police administrators leading shooting probeMarch 14, 2023Isabel Lohman, Jonathan Oosting, Yue Stella Yu, Mike Wilkinson, Lauren Gibbons, Janelle D. James, Ron French, Paula Gardner
Mackinac Island ferry switching to electric powerMarch 14, 2023Janelle D. James
Most Michigan-based stocks roaring back in 2023 after a brutal yearMarch 14, 2023Paula Gardner
Opinion | Pediatrician: A Michigan gun storage law will save young lives March 14, 2023Grace Luger
Michigan may dump its A-F school quality ranking system March 14, 2023Isabel Lohman, Koby Levin, Chalkbeat
EPA seeks lower PFAS drinking water standard: What it means for MichiganMarch 14, 2023Kelly House
Michigan prosecutor mulls charging Lapeer library over LGBTQ bookMarch 13, 2023Ron French
From the gunfire at MSU, an emerging class of determined gun activistsMarch 13, 2023Isabel Lohman
From migrant worker to Michigan teacher: ‘Just keep fighting for your dreams’March 13, 2023Ron French
Wayne State launches free tuition program to lower-income studentsMarch 13, 2023Isabel Lohman
Opinion | Replace gas tax with mileage fee to pay for Michigan’s roadsMarch 13, 2023Ronald Fisher
MSU shooting: Video shows gunman checked ammo after entering UnionMarch 10, 2023Yue Stella Yu
DTE Energy cut operations to meet profits months before power outagesMarch 10, 2023Paula Gardner
Watch our Bridge Lunch Break event about gun violence in MichiganMarch 10, 2023Amber DeLind
Michigan’s ‘historic’ rise in education budget is tempered by inflationMarch 10, 2023Koby Levin, Chalkbeat
MSU shooting: Rampage over in 8 minutes, timeline showsMarch 10, 2023Mike Wilkinson, Jonathan Oosting
MSU shooter motive hinted at in note: ‘They made me who I am today a killer’March 10, 2023Isabel Lohman, Jonathan Oosting
GM offers buyouts to ‘majority’ of 35,000 salaried workers in Michigan March 9, 2023Paula Gardner
Michigan mallards are in decline. Are domestic ducks weakening their genes?March 9, 2023Kelly House