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Michigan news: Bridge archive

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
Benton Harbor activists: We need more proof city's drinking water is safeApril 18, 2022Kelly House
Join Bridge and the Joyce Foundation for a discussion on extremism in MichiganApril 18, 2022Amber DeLind
Opinion | School voucher petition harms Michigan school programs like CTEApril 18, 2022James Sweeney
Michigan boosts social studies training to teach ‘full breadth of history’April 18, 2022Tracie Mauriello
Michigan summer camps rebound: Kids ‘eager to get back out into the world’April 18, 2022Isabel Lohman
Meijer raises $550k, Stevens leads Levin in U.S. House fundraising in MichiganApril 15, 2022Lauren Gibbons, Yue Stella Yu
Shake-up in Central Michigan University admissions after enrollment dropApril 15, 2022Isabel Lohman
Michigan’s Medicaid ballooned during COVID. It’s about to be pared back.April 15, 2022Robin Erb
Join Bridge Lunch Break to discuss moving from pandemic to endemicApril 15, 2022Kathryn Dugal
Opinion | Restoring Michigan’s earned income tax credit would help familiesApril 15, 2022Stephanie Chang
MSU to drop mask mandate in May, but will keep COVID vax rule next year April 15, 2022Ron French
Soaring signature costs may bar some candidates from making Michigan ballot April 15, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Patrick Lyoya’s parents: Our hearts are broken. Grand Rapids mourns as well.April 14, 2022Bryce Huffman, Ted Roelofs
Two-thirds of Michigan drivers still haven’t got their $400 insurance refundApril 14, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Michigan Republicans want to forbid remote work for most state staffersApril 14, 2022Paula Gardner, Lauren Gibbons
Report: A quarter of Michigan roads are poor, will worsen without more fundingApril 14, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Michigan scraps special elk hunt in JanuaryApril 14, 2022Zahra Ahmad
With COVID masks gone, Michigan students relearn how to play and studyApril 13, 2022Ron French
Grand Rapids police faced years of racial bias complaints before fatal shootingApril 13, 2022Bryce Huffman