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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Donald Trump to return to Michigan to stump for DePerno, KaramoMarch 18, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Audit: Michigan unemployment agency hired identity thieves to process claims March 18, 2022Zahra Ahmad
As pandemic wanes, Michigan confronts toll of isolation on homebound seniors March 18, 2022Ted Roelofs
Michigan researchers battle tiny menace to craft beersMarch 18, 2022Jack Falinski, Capital News Service
Central Michigan closes dorms as university enrollment dropsMarch 17, 2022Isabel Lohman
Jonathan Oosting is Michigan Journalist of Year; Bridge wins top digital site March 17, 2022Bridge Staff
Michigan GOP seeks lobbying, finance reforms after Lee Chatfield scandalMarch 17, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Michigan GOP passes more bills to tighten election rules. Expect more vetoes.March 17, 2022Zahra Ahmad, Yue Stella Yu
No, bus drivers aren’t leading classes in Michigan, despite uproar over lawMarch 17, 2022Tracie Mauriello
Omicron sub-variant BA.2 cases creep up in Michigan; some fear another waveMarch 17, 2022Mike Wilkinson
Ukraine expert from Michigan weighs in on Russian invasionMarch 17, 2022The Center for Michigan
Woman charged with threatening to kill two Black state repsMarch 17, 2022Bryce Huffman
Michigan students to school leaders: We need more help with mental healthMarch 17, 2022Ethan Bakuli , Chalkbeat Detroit
Advocates press Michigan for $25M to open 100 school health centersMarch 16, 2022Isabel Lohman
Borrowing is getting more costly: What interest rate rise means for MichiganMarch 16, 2022Paula Gardner
Dairy cows want to make Daylight Savings Time permanent. Does Michigan?March 16, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Michigan educators to campaign against Betsy DeVos-backed petitionMarch 16, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Report: Climate change threatens these 29 Michigan chemical sitesMarch 16, 2022Kelly House
Should you drive across town to buy cheap gas? Use this tool to find outMarch 15, 2022Mike Wilkinson
Michigan gas tax holiday all but dead. Now, lawmakers eye other options.March 15, 2022Yue Stella Yu
John Rakolta Jr.: Michigan’s future is on the line as cars shift to electricMarch 15, 2022Paula Gardner
Michigan private school enrollment spikes amid discontent over pandemic rulesMarch 14, 2022Mike Wilkinson
Michigan gas prices may stay high. Where to find lowest prices, save moneyMarch 14, 2022Paula Gardner, Zahra Ahmad
Perry Johnson built an empire on ‘quality.’ But he never ‘saved’ auto industryMarch 14, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Join Bridge Lunch Break on March 30 to discuss Michigan’s economyMarch 14, 2022Kathryn Dugal
Northern Michigan artist’s tea towel fundraiser for Ukraine goes nationalMarch 14, 2022Paula Gardner
Is federal COVID cash enough to solve Michigan school mental health crisis?March 14, 2022Koby Levin, Chalkbeat
Here’s when you will get your $400 car insurance refund in Michigan March 11, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Black bear populations explode in northern Michigan following hunt limits March 11, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Opinion | Oral medications are a huge step forward in Michigan’s COVID fightMarch 11, 2022Faiyaz Syed
Opinion | Free money for college? Fill out free FAFSA financial aid form to seeMarch 11, 2022 Brandon Wardlow
Opinion | Michigan GOP tax cut plan helps wealthy at expense of equityMarch 11, 2022Neva Butkus, Monique Stanton
Whitmer signals likely veto on Michigan gas tax holidayMarch 11, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Dana Nessel launches re-election with birth control ad that stretches factsMarch 11, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Two Michigan educators exiting this month, many others may soon follow March 10, 2022Isabel Lohman
Michigan House GOP tries election reform again, despite likely veto by WhitmerMarch 10, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Michigan redistricting panel sticks with pay raise despite fewer meetingsMarch 10, 2022Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Michigan OKs expanded bobcat hunting season over activists’ concernsMarch 10, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Opinion | It’s time to fully fund the Michigan high-speed internet officeMarch 10, 2022Joanne Galloway, Bob Thompson, Gary Wellnitz
Lawmakers eye pause in Michigan gas tax as prices soar. But which tax?March 9, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Watch Bridge’s discussion about Great Lakes invasive speciesMarch 9, 2022Kathryn Dugal
Whitmer kidnaping trial starts: ‘Second civil war’ or ‘crazy talk’?March 9, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Michigan AG candidate Matt DePerno gets his moment at Trump’s Mar-A-Lago March 9, 2022Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Opinion | People should approve ballot initiatives, not Michigan legislatorsMarch 9, 2022Jeremy Moss
Michigan votes to disinvest from Russia. Doing so may be complicatedMarch 9, 2022Yue Stella Yu
How Michiganders can help and support Ukrainians while avoiding scamsMarch 8, 2022Bridge Staff
Michigan groups rallying to help Ukraine amid Russia invasionMarch 8, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Robert Regan, under fire for rape comments, also espoused QAnon, violenceMarch 8, 2022Jonathan Oosting, Zahra Ahmad
Michigan redistricting panel finished maps month ago. Why is it still meeting?March 8, 2022Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Michigan gas prices are soaring. Who’s to blame, when will it stabilize? March 8, 2022Paula Gardner