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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Title Date Author
Senate Republicans: Use clear metrics to guide restaurant COVID closings March 25, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Michigan’s plan to get more Republicans to take COVID vaccine March 25, 2021 Ted Roelofs
For these five Michigan residents, getting a COVID vaccine is ‘a hard no’ March 25, 2021 Ted Roelofs
Michigan GOP plan would curb confidential severance deals March 25, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Health care reforms could cut Michigan costs for insulin, cancer treatment March 24, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Michigan GOP unveils election ‘reforms.’ Most would make voting harder. March 24, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan warns of PFAS contamination in Lake Superior smelt March 24, 2021 Kelly House
Opinion | Tips for when those college admissions letters arrive March 24, 2021 Patrick O'Connor
Report: 38 percent of Michigan households don’t earn enough for basic needs March 23, 2021 Paula Gardner
Michigan GOP mounts ‘election integrity’ push. Democrats fear suppression. March 23, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan schools reopened. Then came a spike in COVID outbreaks March 23, 2021 Ron French, Mike Wilkinson
Small towns like Ishpeming put off water upgrades. The bill is now due. March 23, 2021 Brett Walton
Michigan is ready to vacation again. Is it enough to save the hotel industry? March 22, 2021 Paula Gardner
Q&A with Ann Arbor tech innovator on bringing ‘joy’ to work during COVID March 22, 2021 Paula Gardner
Growth at the Center for Michigan, Bridge Michigan continues with three hires March 22, 2021 Bridge Staff
As COVID spread, far fewer Michigan high school grads enrolled in college March 22, 2021 Ron French, Mike Wilkinson
Michigan caregivers got a $2 hourly boost in COVID. Should it be permanent? March 22, 2021 Robin Erb
Opinion | HIV is still with us. Get tested, and get treated March 19, 2021 LaDawn Tate
Whitmer: COVID tests for student athletes, but more fans for Detroit Tigers March 19, 2021 Jonathan Oosting, Mike Wilkinson
Michigan GOP: Cancel standardized tests and 3rd grade reading law this year March 18, 2021 Ron French
Michigan House passes transparency plan fourth time. Will Senate finally act? March 18, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Amid diversity debate, white supremacists recruit at Upper Peninsula school March 18, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Violence against Asian Americans prompts calls for vigilance in Michigan March 18, 2021 Kelly House
Opinion | For Alice’s sake, stop playing politics with school COVID money March 18, 2021 Owen Goslin
Ex-Michigan health boss refuses to talk to lawmakers on secret exit deal March 18, 2021 Robin Erb, Jonathan Oosting
No doubt: Third surge of COVID has hit Michigan. Can we vaccinate fast enough? March 17, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Last dam standing: Traverse City fish restoration project on the ropes March 17, 2021 Kelly House
Beverage companies want cut of Michigan bottle bill windfall during COVID March 17, 2021 Kelly House
Opinion | It’s never been more clear. We need to expand open government laws March 17, 2021 Judy Putnam
Opinion | I was imprisoned for murder unjustly. It’s time to fix the system March 17, 2021 Kevin Harrington
Michigan ranks second in COVID variant cases as state hits ‘tipping point’ March 16, 2021 Robin Erb
Critics say Michigan open-government reform legislation has too many loopholes March 16, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Canadian officials to Michigan Senate: Line 5 shutdown would wreck economy March 16, 2021 Kelly House
Opinion | COVID isn’t over for Michigan long-haulers like me March 16, 2021 Anne Woiwode
Opinion | No matter your politics, clean energy is a winner for Michigan March 16, 2021 Howard A. Learner
Michigan communities turn to wetlands to prevent damage during floods March 16, 2021 Lester Graham
As Michigan climate changes, Grand Rapids uses green space to mitigate floods March 16, 2021 Lester Graham
Biden COVID stimulus brings billions to Michigan. How much will your town get? March 15, 2021 Mike Wilkinson, Kelly House
Despite COVID spike, Whitmer mulls allowing more fans for Detroit Tigers March 15, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan advertised free community college. Nearly 170,000 have applied. March 15, 2021 Ron French
Join Bridge Lunch Break on openness in Michigan government and why it matters March 15, 2021 Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal
Opinion | We shouldn’t add M-STEP testing to an already brutal school year March 15, 2021 Casandra Ulbrich, Michael Rice
One year into pandemic, these numbers frame Michigan’s uneven recovery March 15, 2021 Paula Gardner
Michigan women ‘struggling’ as they leave workforce. So are their employers March 15, 2021 David Wilkins
Gretchen Whitmer opening MI COVID vaccines brings excitement and wariness March 12, 2021 Robin Erb, Mike Wilkinson
Whitmer releases policy on confidential payouts. Critics say it’s lip service. March 12, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan residents 16 and older eligible for COVID vaccine by April 5 March 12, 2021 Robin Erb
Opinion | Early childhood programs are key to a stronger Michigan post-COVID March 12, 2021 Timothy J. Bartik
Gov. Whitmer offers propane plan for Upper Peninsula after Line 5 shutdown March 12, 2021 Kelly House
Opinion | How our worst health crisis can lead to a new ─ and better ─ normal March 12, 2021 La June Montgomery Tabron, Ridgway White