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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Title Date Author
People ignore drowning warnings, so Michigan may close Great Lakes beaches July 9, 2021 Makayla Coffee
Wolf wars: As Michigan packs grow, a battle brews over killing the predators July 9, 2021 Sophia Kalakailo, Kelly House
Michigan Supreme Court won’t delay redistricting map deadline July 9, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Flush with money but still no Michigan budget deal: What you need to know July 9, 2021 Arjun Thakkar
190K in Michigan live with Alzheimer’s. FDA taps brake on new drug. July 8, 2021 Robin Erb
Michigan AG, police to probe false election fraud claims after GOP report July 8, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan Republicans to drop signature-matching provision in election bill July 8, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Michigan teens' anxiety increased during COVID. Resources to help did not. July 8, 2021 Ted Roelofs
First person: Dearborn’s devastating flood exposes mistrust, deep divides July 8, 2021 Bilal Baydoun, Ali Abazeed
Michigan auditor general vows ‘comprehensive’ review of nursing home deaths July 7, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Is the Michigan vaccine lottery working? Depends how you define success. July 7, 2021 Mike Wilkinson, Robin Erb
Hope or hype? Costly new Alzheimer’s drug creates controversy July 7, 2021 Robin Erb
At Michigan SOS, walk-up service does not mean you can walk in July 7, 2021 Jonathan Oosting, Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Opinion: Let’s ensure democracy continues to work in Michigan July 7, 2021 Shira Roza
Opinion: Recent floods show urgent need for water infrastructure investment July 7, 2021 Lance Binoniemi
James Craig teases run for Michigan governor: End Whitmer ‘rule’ July 7, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Critical race theory: What you need to know in Michigan July 6, 2021 Sophia Kalakailo
Michigan Politics Tracker | Whitmer calls for $150 million investment in local parks July 6, 2021 Bridge Staff
Opinion: Vaccine refusers should be last in line for limited medical resources July 6, 2021 Parker Crutchfield
What Michigan needs to know about the July 15 Child Tax Credit payments July 6, 2021 Makayla Coffee
Opinion: Community Solar – a rare opportunity for bipartisanship July 6, 2021 Michele Hoitenga, Rachel Hood
Michigan’s food truck industry is growing. So is a company that builds them July 6, 2021 Martina Guzmán
Expanded outdoor dining ‘here to stay’ in Michigan restaurants after COVID July 5, 2021 Arjun Thakkar
How can Michigan schools spend $6B in COVID money? Here’s what experts say July 5, 2021 Ron French
Emails: Michigan sheriff sought to seize voting machines amid Trump claims July 2, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan child care providers left in lurch as lawmakers go on vacation July 2, 2021 Koby Levin, Chalkbeat
A child mental-health fix takes early action, more help. Here are 7 ideas. July 2, 2021 Robin Erb, Carter Barrett, Side Effects Public Media
Shoreline erosion worries Michigan. Pictured Rocks cliff fall reminds why. July 1, 2021 Paula Gardner
Detroiters demand solutions after massive flooding July 1, 2021 Olivia Lewis
GOP, Democrats agree: Return walk-ins at Michigan Secretary of State branches July 1, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
A U.P. senator stood up to Trump. His career may suffer. His cows don’t care. July 1, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan hopes $5 million vaccine lottery inspires more people to get shots July 1, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Emergency rooms confront ‘tidal wave of sadness’ among young patients July 1, 2021 Robin Erb, Carter Barrett, Side Effects Public Media
Michigan to announce $5 million lottery for COVID vaccine as rates lag June 30, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Michigan lawmakers leave for summer break without passing budget June 30, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Michigan lawmakers pass ‘historic’ $17B plan for schools to close funding gap June 30, 2021 Tracie Mauriello, Ron French, Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Delta variant is increasing in Michigan, prompting coronavirus surge fears June 30, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Watch Bridge’s Lunch Break discussion on Michigan labor pipeline struggles June 30, 2021 Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal
Mental health crisis: Children at breaking point during COVID June 30, 2021 Robin Erb, Carter Barrett, Side Effects Public Media
Michigan’s licensed cannabis industry wants bigger piece of $3.2B market June 29, 2021 Arjun Thakkar
Henry Ford Health System to require workers to get COVID-19 vaccine June 29, 2021 Kristen Jordan Shamus, Detroit Free Press
Detroit-area floods mean sewage backups. Fed dollars won’t fix issue soon. June 28, 2021 Mike Wilkinson, Paula Gardner
Can Michigan become a climate haven? Duluth is already planning. June 28, 2021 Kelly House
Fish, propane, cash: Not everyone loves Enbridge generosity in the Straits June 28, 2021 Kelly House
Opinion: Michigan election clerk: Stop the disinformation and threats June 28, 2021 Michael Siegrist
Opinion: Michigan needs a school system that supports all students’ needs June 28, 2021 Dave Meador, Amber Arellano
Michigan nears 1 million COVID cases. These numbers define the pandemic. June 28, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Michigan’s top doc urges schools to require facemasks in the fall June 25, 2021 Tracie Mauriello, Ron French
Michigan legislation would de-emphasize SAT scores to boost college access June 25, 2021 Tracie Mauriello
For Michigan's long-haul COVID survivors, pandemic is far from over June 25, 2021 Olivia Tucker