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Michigan news: Bridge archive

TitleDateAuthor
Michigan Democrats to tackle Right-to-Work. Unions are a top donor.December 14, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Gretchen Whitmer (again) vows to open records, toughen lobbying rulesDecember 14, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Michigan hopes to revive bipartisan bills to help students with dyslexiaDecember 14, 2022Tracie Mauriello, Chalkbeat Detroit , Koby Levin, Chalkbeat
Dana Nessel: Keep Lee Chatfield records secret to avoid embarrassment December 14, 2022Kelly House, Jonathan Oosting
Upper Peninsula paper mill may see $1 billion manufacturing investmentDecember 13, 2022Paula Gardner
Michigan tribes, state reach tentative deal on Great Lakes fishing access December 13, 2022Kelly House
Michigan redistricting commission sues for funding, long after finishing mapsDecember 13, 2022Lauren Gibbons
Highland Park looks to energy independence as outages plague residentsDecember 13, 2022Irving Mejia-Hilario
How Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, Democrats plan to cut Michigan taxes in 2023December 13, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Detroit’s moratorium on residential water shutoffs is ending. What to know.December 12, 2022Nushrat Rahman
Democratic control of Michigan puts climate change action on 2023 agendaDecember 12, 2022Kelly House
Biz group: Michigan’s ranking falls to 31st in business competitivenessDecember 12, 2022Paula Gardner
Applications open for Bridge Michigan summer 2023 internshipDecember 12, 2022Bridge Staff
U-M hospital system to acquire Sparrow Health in latest Michigan merger December 9, 2022Robin Erb
Flint water crisis charges dropped against former Michigan Gov. Rick SnyderDecember 9, 2022Kelly House
Experts: Michigan recounts that won’t change outcome show law must changeDecember 9, 2022Oralandar Brand-Williams, Votebeat
Michigan gun reform: Democrats may pursue universal background checks. What research saysDecember 9, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Michigan gun reform: Democrats may pursue red-flag laws. What research saysDecember 9, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Michigan gun reform: Democrats may consider safe storage laws. What research saysDecember 9, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Michigan Supreme Court ends suit over 2020 election results in Antrim CountyDecember 9, 2022Jonathan Oosting
How should Michigan fund school transportation? A new report offers a blueprint.December 9, 2022Koby Levin, Chalkbeat
Michigan GOP official: Shut down ‘by force’ public library with LGBTQ booksDecember 8, 2022Ron French
Michigan Democrats eye other abortion law changes as Prop 3 set to take effectDecember 8, 2022Yue Stella Yu, Robin Erb
Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson to comply with subpoena in Jan. 6 probeDecember 8, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Michigan GOP’s reign in Legislature ends with a whimper: No spending dealDecember 8, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Michigan lawmakers OK recycling reform. Critics call it ‘burning hot garbage’December 7, 2022Kelly House, Jonathan Oosting
Michigan’s Mike Shirkey: COVID part of push toward 'one world governance'December 7, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Anger over National Guard air training plan over Grayling and the Thumb December 7, 2022Kelly House
Gerrymandering never died in Michigan. It still haunts county boards, foes sayDecember 7, 2022Mike Wilkinson
Senate may vote on long-awaited recycling reform. Which one is unclear.December 6, 2022Kelly House
Michigan school leaders pitch new path to solve teacher shortageDecember 6, 2022Tracie Mauriello, Chalkbeat Detroit
Michigan hospitals lost 1,700 beds from staff shortages, seek more money December 6, 2022Robin Erb
Black, poor students held back at higher rates under Michigan reading lawDecember 6, 2022Lori Higgins, Chalkbeat Detroit
Special counsel in Capitol riot probe seeks Trump records from Wayne CountyDecember 6, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Opinion | Michigan must address Native American health data disparitiesDecember 6, 2022Krystal Schramm
Michigan to recount Proposals 2, 3. ‘Fishing expedition’ won’t change outcomesDecember 5, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Pfizer announces 300 new jobs amid a $750 million expansion near KalamazooDecember 5, 2022Paula Gardner, Jonathan Oosting
Gun control a priority for Michigan Democrats. What studies say about reforms.December 5, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Bridge Michigan seeks temporary breaking news editorDecember 5, 2022Bridge Staff
How moving up Michigan presidential primary could increase state's cloutDecember 2, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Michigan schools race to increase safety through high tech, mental healthDecember 2, 2022Isabel Lohman
Michigan school turnaround program adds more districtsDecember 2, 2022Tracie Mauriello, Chalkbeat Detroit
Michigan State condenses teacher preparation program from five years to fourDecember 2, 2022Tracie Mauriello, Chalkbeat Detroit
Michigan takes steps to boost bed capacity for kids in mental health crisisDecember 1, 2022Robin Erb
Right-to-Work battle looms in Michigan: Businesses fear repeal by DemocratsDecember 1, 2022Mike Wilkinson, Paula Gardner, Lauren Gibbons
Detroiters hear new downtown development plans, ask what’s in it for us? December 1, 2022Malachi Barrett
Opinion | Public transportation is moving forward. Detroit, are you listening? December 1, 2022Donald Stuckey II
Bridge, Free Press seek court hearing to open Chatfield records to publicNovember 30, 2022Dave Boucher, Kelly House
Michigan lame duck looks lamer by the day. Here’s what’s left on the table.November 30, 2022Lauren Gibbons
After LGBT book spat, Michigan family gives $100K to library they haven’t seenNovember 30, 2022Ron French