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Michigan news: Bridge archive

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
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