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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Grand Rapids Police release video on deadly shooting of Patrick LyoyaApril 13, 2022Ted Roelofs
Watch Bridge Book Club discussion of ‘The Dockporter’April 13, 2022Amber DeLind, Josiah Foster
Opinion | Let MI Kids Learn would benefit families and studentsApril 13, 2022Beth DeShone, Ben DeGrow
VoteBeat hiring reporter to cover Michigan election issues with BridgeApril 13, 2022Bridge Staff
1-in-4 Michigan students tested through 8th grade showed no learning growth April 13, 2022Isabel Lohman
Michigan hopeful students will return to public schools after COVID exodusApril 12, 2022Koby Levin, Chalkbeat
West Michigan program to mint up to 500 new nurses with $20K tuition helpApril 12, 2022Robin Erb
Daily trout limits in Lake Huron may be reduced due to overfishingApril 12, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Trump favorite Matt DePerno back in court, seeks another Antrim County auditApril 12, 2022Lauren Gibbons
Bridge hires Capitol reporter Lauren Gibbons and expands election coverageApril 12, 2022Bridge Staff
Smokestacks and forgotten residents: Dearborn opens new health department April 11, 2022Robin Erb
Records: Police searched Lee Chatfield's family school in sex assault probeApril 11, 2022Kelly House
Some Michigan schools try to steer COVID cash to athletics, security cameras April 11, 2022Lily Altavena, Detroit Free Press
Whitmer, Benson, Nessel: Democracy at stake in Michigan’s fall electionsApril 9, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Michigan jobless agency pauses collections in alleged overpayment cases April 8, 2022Paula Gardner
Jury: Two not guilty of Whitmer kidnapping; mistrial for other twoApril 8, 2022Mike Wilkinson
Michigan Democrats set to gather amid dissent about prioritiesApril 7, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Still no verdict in Whitmer kidnap case; jurors want to review evidenceApril 7, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Opinion | Michigan doesn’t need another school safety commission. It needs actionApril 7, 2022Justine Galbraith
What Michigan parents must know about upcoming school standardized testsApril 7, 2022Tracie Mauriello
With Roe in doubt, Gretchen Whitmer moves to protect abortion in Michigan April 7, 2022Robin Erb, Yue Stella Yu
24 hours of deliberations, still no verdict in Whitmer kidnapping caseApril 6, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Opinion | We must do more to protect Michigan children from gun violenceApril 6, 2022Gurbaksh Esch
Opinion | Now is the exact time to shut down Line 5April 6, 2022Regina Gasco-Bentley
Too few metro Detroiters are earning post high school degrees, report saysApril 6, 2022Lori Higgins, Chalkbeat Detroit
One way to address student mental health in Michigan? Bring the clinic to school.April 6, 2022Koby Levin, Chalkbeat
Fred Upton retires. Another Trump critic finds no home in today’s GOP April 5, 2022Yue Stella Yu
State praised for vow to remove sources of lead from Benton Harbor homesApril 5, 2022Kelly House
Still no verdict in Whitmer kidnapping case; jury to deliberate for third dayApril 5, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Michigan unveils pollution screening tool to combat environmental racismApril 5, 2022Zahra Ahmad
U-M, MSU thrive while Michigan regional universities scramble for students April 4, 2022Isabel Lohman, Mike Wilkinson
Michigan school safety task force prioritizes mental health, building securityApril 4, 2022Tracie Mauriello
A northern Michigan restaurant survived the pandemic, but not inflationApril 4, 2022Paula Gardner
Opinion | Michigan and small businesses can’t afford a Line 5 shutdownApril 4, 2022Brian Calley
Donald Trump returns to Michigan to back his candidates, prepare for ‘24 April 3, 2022Jonathan Oosting, Yue Stella Yu
Plotters or dupes? Gretchen Whitmer kidnapping case goes to jury.April 1, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Northern Michigan township official apologizes for ‘colored people’ remarkApril 1, 2022Ron French
Michigan AG hopeful Tom Leonard’s fundraising draws fairness concernsApril 1, 2022Yue Stella Yu
New homes demand is high in Michigan. So are builder costs — and pricesApril 1, 2022Paula Gardner
Whitmer kidnapping trial: Accused plotter denies role as case nears jurorsMarch 31, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Michigan township braces for Trump rally: ‘we don’t have another option’March 31, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Why Michigan is pumping $50 million into a private potash operationMarch 31, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Two Michigan educators work to keep new teachers in classrooms after COVIDMarch 30, 2022Isabel Lohman
Watch Bridge’s Lunch Break about Michigan’s economyMarch 30, 2022Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal
Michigan wine country again confronts race, and its own isolation March 30, 2022Ron French
Central Michigan University blames 'complacency' for enrollment diveMarch 29, 2022Isabel Lohman, Mike Wilkinson
As 2nd COVID vaccine booster approved, should Michiganders get it?March 29, 2022Robin Erb
Mushrooms and other psychedelics gain foothold in Michigan. What to know. March 29, 2022Zahra Ahmad
More boosters, better guesses: 5 things you still should know about COVIDMarch 28, 2022Robin Erb
Michigan unemployment agency seeks bids to replace troubled computer systemMarch 28, 2022Paula Gardner