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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Michigan company agrees to buy nuclear power from shuttered Palisades plantSeptember 12, 2023Kelly House
As UAW strike looms, what to know about contract talks, Big Three financesSeptember 12, 2023Paula Gardner
Mel Tucker calls MSU sexual harassment probe a ‘sham’ excuse to fire himSeptember 11, 2023Isabel Lohman, Kelly House
New COVID shot clears FDA, may be Michigan-bound later in weekSeptember 11, 2023Robin Erb
Michigan has more job openings than workers. Are retirees the answer?September 11, 2023Ron French, Mike Wilkinson
Nassar survivors: MSU failed again with Mel Tucker sexual harassment probeSeptember 10, 2023Isabel Lohman
Stellantis to Detroit neighbors: Our air is safe, despite complaintsSeptember 8, 2023Jena Brooker
More over-the-counter Narcan to hit Michigan shelves amid opioid epidemicSeptember 8, 2023Janelle D. James
Michigan State University bans concealed weapons after campus shootingSeptember 8, 2023Isabel Lohman
Government watchdog: EPA slow to raise alarm in Benton Harbor water crisisSeptember 7, 2023Kelly House
What are the worst potholes in Michigan? Send Bridge your photos.September 7, 2023Lauren Gibbons
How to get repair money for potholes, file a claim in Michigan. (Good luck)September 7, 2023Lauren Gibbons
Where to file a pothole damage claim in Michigan for state, county roadsSeptember 7, 2023Lauren Gibbons
Michigan pothole claims system is a mess: Four easy fixes (and a costly one)September 7, 2023Lauren Gibbons
Michigan denies almost all pothole repair claims, despite billions in damagesSeptember 7, 2023Lauren Gibbons
COVID hospitalizations surge in Michigan. Doctors remain cautiously optimisticSeptember 6, 2023Mike Wilkinson
Michigan Democrats get to work on abortion restriction repealsSeptember 6, 2023Yue Stella Yu
Delayed medical appointment? In Michigan, the problem may not be the doctorSeptember 6, 2023Robin Erb
Chicago suburbs, running out of water, will tap Lake MichiganSeptember 6, 2023Brett Walton, Circle of Blue
Schools are cutting recovery programs as U.S. aid money dries up. Students are still struggling.September 6, 2023Hannah Dellinger/Chalkbeat Detroit, Matt Barnum, Chalkbeat, Collin Binkley, Associated Press
Who’s running for U.S. Senate in Michigan: Former Rep Mike Rogers jumps inSeptember 6, 2023Jonathan Oosting
Michigan braces for UAW strike as contract negotiations head to final weekSeptember 5, 2023Paula Gardner
Michigan rents are rising, prompting debate about tenant protectionsSeptember 5, 2023Yue Stella Yu
Opinion | Renter’s ‘Bill of Rights’ would spike Michigan housing costsSeptember 5, 2023Jarrett Skorup
It’s peak yellowjacket season in Michigan, and they’re as mean as everSeptember 5, 2023Janelle D. James
Michigan Gov. Whitmer taps former lottery commissioner to lead DNRSeptember 5, 2023Janelle D. James
Opinion | Michigan public schools aren’t failing or at war with parentsSeptember 5, 2023Al Churchill
Opinion | Wind, solar aren’t enough. The case for Palisades nuclear plant September 5, 2023Shawn Connors
Detroit students show slight gains on Michigan’s M-STEP standardized testSeptember 1, 2023Ethan Bakuli , Chalkbeat Detroit, Micah Walker
One Detroit school’s multilayered effort to get absent students back to schoolSeptember 1, 2023Ethan Bakuli , Chalkbeat Detroit, Tracie Mauriello, Chalkbeat Detroit
Michigan may require high school seniors to file FAFSA financial aid formSeptember 1, 2023Isabel Lohman
5 things to know as Michigan COVID cases rise into the fallSeptember 1, 2023Robin Erb
Plagued by guns, Detroit pays neighborhood groups $10M to curb violenceSeptember 1, 2023Yue Stella Yu, Malachi Barrett
Michigan regulators seek penalties for repeat utility outagesAugust 31, 2023Janelle D. James
Michigan school M-STEP results remain down since pandemic, but some gains August 31, 2023Isabel Lohman, Hannah Dellinger/Chalkbeat Detroit, Mike Wilkinson
These 10 prescription drugs could have lower prices through MedicareAugust 30, 2023Janelle D. James
Watch Bridge Lunch Break on health care hiring challenges and solutionsAugust 30, 2023Amber DeLind
Whitmer pushes clean energy, paid leave in Michigan; offers few specificsAugust 30, 2023Jonathan Oosting
University of Michigan restores internet access, still mum on security issueAugust 30, 2023Isabel Lohman
What's being done about plastic trash getting into the Great Lakes?August 30, 2023Lester Graham, Michigan Radio
Trial to weigh if Michigan legislative maps discriminate against Black votersAugust 30, 2023Lauren Gibbons
Over 80,000 Michigan residents lost Medicaid benefits in first monthAugust 29, 2023Janelle D. James
Super blue moon visible Wednesday night. How to see it in MichiganAugust 29, 2023Janelle D. James
University of Michigan internet still out, no details on security concern August 29, 2023Isabel Lohman
Lawsuit: Michigan’s $714 million income tax cut should be permanentAugust 29, 2023Jonathan Oosting
Metro Detroit students start new year with old challenges, fresh solutionsAugust 29, 2023Micah Walker
Michigan counties profited from tax foreclosure. Lawsuits to recoup millionsAugust 29, 2023Nushrat Rahman
In Detroit, tensions over Stellantis may rise with plan to boost truck trafficAugust 29, 2023Aaron Mondry, Jena Brooker
Whitmer expands emergency aid to 3 more Michigan counties with storm damageAugust 28, 2023Mike Wilkinson
After local pushback, Michigan Dems seek state oversight of green energyAugust 28, 2023Ron French