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Michigan news: Bridge archive

FDA menthol cigarette ban hailed as triumph, especially for Black healthApril 28, 2022Ted Roelofs
Michigan’s redistricting panel’s future uncertain, even though maps long doneApril 28, 2022Lauren Gibbons, Jonathan Oosting
Central Michigan University faces civil rights probe for cutting track team April 28, 2022Isabel Lohman
A rare butterfly makes last stand in Michigan. Feds have $57M plan to save itApril 28, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Got COVID? Michigan has 66 one-stop shops that both test and treatApril 28, 2022Robin Erb
At Michigan State, graduation haunted by ‘what could have been’ without COVIDApril 28, 2022Ron French
Republicans add transgender athlete ban to Michigan education budget bill April 27, 2022Isabel Lohman, Tracie Mauriello
Watch Bridge’s Lunch Break about how Michigan is handling COVID endemicApril 27, 2022Kathryn Dugal
Matt Maddock decries ‘mess’ after expulsion from Michigan House GOP caucusApril 27, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Michigan bills would pause test scores to grade teachers, hold 3rd graders April 27, 2022Tracie Mauriello
Join Bridge and Circle of Blue for a discussion about aging water infrastructureApril 27, 2022Amber DeLind
Up North businesses are buying housing just to lure summer staffApril 27, 2022Paula Gardner
James Craig accused of gathering fake signatures in bid to make Michigan ballotApril 27, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Matt Maddock, a Trump favorite, ousted from Michigan GOP caucusApril 26, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Michigan moves to help crime victims access $20M compensation fundApril 26, 2022Zahra Ahmad
With insulin prices skyrocketing, Michigan may go DIY April 26, 2022Robin Erb
Q+A with Central Michigan University leaders on the plan to rebuild school April 26, 2022Isabel Lohman
Zoom hearings could become permanent for Michigan courts, burps and allApril 26, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Grand Rapids Police release name of officer who killed Patrick Lyoya April 25, 2022Ted Roelofs
Video tablets are lowering suicides, raising treatment for rural veterans April 25, 2022Ted Roelofs
Michigan groups miss first deadline to tighten voting laws, limit health ordersApril 25, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Michigan GOP endorses Trump favorites DePerno, Karamo at conventionApril 23, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Kristina Karamo, election critic, is GOP choice for Michigan Secretary of StateApril 23, 2022Lauren Gibbons
In northern Michigan, Trucker Randy and ‘pay for play’ claims roil Senate raceApril 22, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Small Michigan business struggles with inflation but not its social missionApril 22, 2022Paula Gardner
Low-income Michigan students fare far better at some colleges than others April 22, 2022Ron French, Mike Wilkinson
Ballot measure to decertify Michigan 2020 election decried as ‘silly’ April 22, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Michigan stuck with $200M tab to fix Midland dams neglected by ownersApril 22, 2022Mike Wilkinson
Opinion | Don’t panic, home heating costs won’t skyrocket because of UkraineApril 22, 2022Cedric Flowers
Michigan climate plan calls for EV incentives, faster renewable transitionApril 21, 2022Kelly House
Citing cash crunch, Central Michigan University pauses new student housing April 21, 2022Isabel Lohman
DePerno loses another bid for Antrim County audit as court dismisses appealApril 21, 2022Lauren Gibbons
Jocelyn Benson honored for election leadership in MichiganApril 21, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Donald Trump looms large as Michigan GOP braces for convention ‘battle’April 20, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Detroit hospital stops admitting patients to control rare fungus outbreakApril 20, 2022Robin Erb
Weeks before closure, Whitmer aims to save Michigan Palisades nuclear plantApril 20, 2022Kelly House
Environment reporter Kelly House finalist for international climate award April 20, 2022Bridge Staff
Michigan moves to reform child abuse registry some say has grown too largeApril 20, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Who are the Michigan GOP candidates for attorney general, secretary of state?April 20, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Opinion | Russian invasion adds urgency for Michigan renewable energyApril 20, 2022Deirdre Courtney, Sergio Cira-Reyes
Lyoya’s death sheds light on struggles to adjust to Black American lifeApril 20, 2022Bryce Huffman
Opinion | Schools aren’t ‘indoctrinating’ kids and teachers aren’t a threat April 20, 2022Greg Talberg
Lansing and other police agencies rethink value of ‘minor’ traffic stops April 19, 2022Ted Roelofs
Report: Recess needed more than ever, but lacking in too much of MichiganApril 19, 2022Tracie Mauriello
Emails: Michigan health director urged ‘edits’ to nursing home death audit April 19, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Who are the Republicans running against Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer?April 19, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Ten Michigan GOP governor candidates file signatures to make ballotApril 19, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Your support of Bridge's spring fundraiser can make our 2022 plans a realityApril 19, 2022John Bebow
Police reform going nowhere fast in Michigan, despite Patrick Lyoya deathApril 18, 2022Lauren Gibbons
Bacon, labor, materials: Inflation pounds Michigan businessesApril 18, 2022Paula Gardner