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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Complaint: Michigan group fighting voter ID ‘secretly’ bought out circulators May 11, 2022Yue Stella Yu
James Craig seeks to stay in Michigan governor race, says campaign ‘defrauded’May 11, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Opinion | We are Michigan librarians, and we’ll stand up against book bansMay 11, 2022Ryan Wieber, Dillon Geshel, Deborah Mikula
Some MI water systems are overbuilt, underfunded. Are mergers the answer? May 11, 2022Kelly House
Feds’ $1 billion allows Michigan to renew water infrastructure affordably May 11, 2022Brett Walton, Circle of Blue
Michigan National Guard wants to double Camp Grayling training landMay 10, 2022Kelly House
In surprise, term limit, disclosure reform heads to Michigan ballot in NovemberMay 10, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Michigan startup makes device that collects CO2 from semitruck tailpipes May 10, 2022Paula Gardner
Emails: Jocelyn Benson chastised staff for withholding Lyoya driving recordsMay 10, 2022Lauren Gibbons
Rising water rates hurt Michigan’s poorest residentsMay 10, 2022Brett Walton, Circle of Blue
Fight is on to put Michigan term limit reform directly before votersMay 9, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Nessel: Wayne State experiments on dogs should face new animal testing rulesMay 9, 2022Isabel Lohman
Michigan prepares for more hospital beds, complications if Roe overturnedMay 9, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Watch Bridge and the Joyce Foundation’s discussion on extremism in MichiganMay 9, 2022Amber DeLind
Short-changing Michigan local governments tied to deteriorating water systems May 9, 2022Lester Graham, Michigan Radio
Cheers for Dr. Fauci at comeback University of Michigan commencementMay 7, 2022Isabel Lohman
Abortion pills present new challenge for Michigan if Roe overturned May 6, 2022Robin Erb
Michigan lawmakers pass K-12 budget plan that boosts spending, pays down debtMay 6, 2022Tracie Mauriello
Opinion | Tax cuts? Fine, but know that Michigan is already a low-tax stateMay 6, 2022Bob Schneider
Michigan GOP, Whitmer push college tuition aid plans. How their plans differ.May 6, 2022Isabel Lohman
Opinion | After abortion falls, will Michigan come for same-sex marriage next?May 6, 2022Kevin Bain
Home-based preschool hits roadblock in Michigan budget talksMay 6, 2022Koby Levin, Chalkbeat
Bridge wins 11 awards from Detroit Society of Professional JournalistsMay 6, 2022Bridge Staff
Report: Going off script, decisive action saved lives during 2020 dam disasterMay 6, 2022Mike Wilkinson, Kelly House
With Roe in doubt, Michigan GOP budget seeks to deny funding to providersMay 5, 2022Lauren Gibbons
How Michigan state parks will spend a $250 million COVID windfallMay 5, 2022Kelly House
Failing septic systems among the headaches in Michigan’s most pristine lakesMay 5, 2022Lester Graham, Michigan Radio
'Massive forgery scheme’ claims rock Michigan elections, governor’s raceMay 5, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Michigan's 20th Century water systems too big for its shrinking city populationsMay 5, 2022Natasha Blakely, Great Lakes Now
Who’s at fault for Midland dam failures? Pretty much everyone, report says May 4, 2022Kelly House
Business leaders silent so far on the fate of abortion access in Michigan May 4, 2022Paula Gardner
Abortion-rights petition drive sees surge in volunteers after leaked Roe draft May 4, 2022Yue Stella Yu, Kelly House
Robert Regan, tagged ‘perhaps worst candidate ever,’ loses House bid to DemMay 4, 2022Lauren Gibbons
Opinion | From Detroit to the UP, Michigan deserves energy savingsMay 4, 2022Jenn Hill, Gabriela Santiago-Romero
Joy among anti-abortion faithful as Michigan confronts a post-Roe worldMay 3, 2022Zahra Ahmad, Isabel Lohman, Robin Erb
Abortion opinion upends Michigan campaigns: See where the candidates standMay 3, 2022Lauren Gibbons
If Roe v. Wade falls, expect Michigan abortion clinic closures, legal fightsMay 3, 2022Jonathan Oosting, Yue Stella Yu
Abortion in Michigan: State bucks trend; rate increases as access dwindlesMay 3, 2022Mike Wilkinson
Michigan abortion law: What you should know if SCOTUS overturns RoeMay 3, 2022Ron French
Leaked Supreme Court draft would overturn Roe, upend Michigan abortion law May 3, 2022Robin Erb
Many rural towns have neglected drinking water systems for decadesMay 3, 2022Lester Graham, Michigan Radio
Water woes loom for Michigan suburbs, towns after decades of disinvestmentMay 3, 2022Kelly House
Student loan forgiveness could help 1.4 million in Michigan. What to know May 2, 2022Zahra Ahmad, Ron French
River otters return to the Detroit River, sign ecosystem is healingMay 2, 2022John Hartig, Great Lakes Now
After decades of neglect, bill coming due for Michigan’s water infrastructureMay 2, 2022Brett Walton, Circle of Blue
Big and small groups, during and after class: tutoring is all over the map May 2, 2022Koby Levin, Chalkbeat, Isabel Lohman
Without state help, school tutoring strains to halt COVID learning lossMay 2, 2022Koby Levin, Chalkbeat, Isabel Lohman
At MSU, isotope center opens to unlock universe, revolutionize medicineApril 29, 2022Ron French
U-M braces for protests of Fauci visit. Students brace for mixed feelingsApril 29, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Dark money, donors like Steven Spielberg fuel Michigan voting rights fightApril 29, 2022Jonathan Oosting