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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Title Date Author
Michigan’s 3rd-grade read-or-flunk law may expand to 4th grade next year May 25, 2021 Ron French
Michigan GOP seeks to cut funds to schools that teach critical race theory May 25, 2021 Koby Levin, Chalkbeat
They were at the Capitol riot. Now, these Michigan Republicans want your vote May 25, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
One year after George Floyd murder, lawmakers propose Michigan police reforms May 25, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Can $1 million prizes or free cars jumpstart Michigan COVID vaccine rates? May 24, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Michigan streamlines MIOSHA workplace rules as COVID fades May 24, 2021 Paula Gardner
Austin Chenge faces eligibility issue in GOP bid for Michigan governor May 24, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Opinion: Legislature must help those injured in catastrophic auto accidents May 24, 2021 Julie Rogers
Whitmer’s latest flap: breaking her own Michigan rules about indoor dining May 24, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Meet Bridge Michigan’s interns for summer 2021 May 24, 2021 Ron French
Back to school: Michigan free college tuition program attracts 70,000 May 22, 2021 Arjun Thakkar
Federal aid helps bring added $3.5 billion surplus to Michigan May 21, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
More than 20,000 Michiganders have applied for federal rent aid since March May 21, 2021 Nushrat Rahman
COVID vaccine effort goes door-to-door in Southwest Detroit May 21, 2021 Martina Guzmán
‘A really good day for business’ as Michigan acts to lift COVID limits May 20, 2021 Paula Gardner
Whitmer, Michigan GOP make peace, will negotiate billions in federal stimulus May 20, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
An end in sight? Michigan experts say COVID finally ‘winding down’ May 20, 2021 Robin Erb
Questions, answers about Michigan’s changing COVID restrictions May 20, 2021 Mike Wilkinson, Jonathan Oosting
University of Michigan: We’ll spend billions to be ‘carbon neutral’ by 2040 May 20, 2021 Arjun Thakkar
Watch Bridge’s Lunch Break discussion on Michigan redistricting process May 20, 2021 Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal
Gov. Whitmer pitches financial incentives to recruit more Michigan teachers May 20, 2021 Ron French
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer: All COVID restrictions to end in Michigan on July 1 May 20, 2021 Jonathan Oosting, Mike Wilkinson, Paula Gardner
As Michigan eases COVID orders, businesses want to lift work rules too May 19, 2021 Paula Gardner
Michigan GOP would allow video of vote counts. Critics call that intimidation. May 19, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
GOP targets no-ID ballots to cut fraud. Only 0.2% voted that way in Michigan. May 19, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Albion becomes first Michigan college mandating vaccination for all students May 19, 2021 Olivia Tucker
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer poised to further ease Michigan COVID restrictions May 19, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
With funnel cakes and (some) masks, Michigan festivals lurch toward normal May 19, 2021 Olivia Tucker
From TikTok to school clinics, Michigan ramps up young teen vaccinations May 18, 2021 Arjun Thakkar
Michigan turns to New Orleans for new economic development CEO May 18, 2021 Paula Gardner
Michigan asked ex-teachers to return to school. In 3 weeks, 1,200 said yes. May 18, 2021 Ron French
Judge dismisses Antrim County lawsuit that fueled Trump voter conspiracies May 18, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
As masks lift, Whitmer faces pressure to speed easing of COVID limits May 17, 2021 Paula Gardner, Mike Wilkinson
Mask confusion: How Michigan navigated a weekend of new COVID orders May 17, 2021 Robin Erb
FBI: Neo-Nazi leader sought ‘white ethno-state’ in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula May 17, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Opinion | Michigan Secretary of State changes make service more convenient May 17, 2021 Jocelyn Benson
Detroit’s decade of growth has been separate and unequal, new study finds May 16, 2021 Louis Aguilar
Water wars: Should Michigan worry about water diverted from Great Lakes? May 15, 2021 Elena Bruess, Circle of Blue
Records: Shadow nonprofit paid for Whitmer’s Florida flight amid controversy May 14, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán, Jonathan Oosting, Mike Wilkinson
Michigan mask rule change: Many questions. Some answers. What to know. May 14, 2021 Jonathan Oosting, Mike Wilkinson
Opinion | Metro Detroit seniors need more home health care May 14, 2021 Horace Sheffield
Mask mandate over for vaccinated in Michigan. Confusion for everyone else? May 14, 2021 Jonathan Oosting, Mike Wilkinson
Michigan rethinks target shooting in game areas amid hail of AR-15 fire May 14, 2021 Kelly House
$1 million lotteries and baseball for COVID shots? Not in Michigan May 13, 2021 Mike Wilkinson, Ron French
America reopening: Fully-vaccinated don’t need masks now, says CDC May 13, 2021 Olivia Tucker
$1.5B for Michigan child care in limbo as GOP plays hardball with Whitmer May 13, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Federal help may be on the way for Detroit’s budding weed industry May 13, 2021 Olivia Lewis
Boarding a freighter in the Soo Locks to deliver 5 doses of COVID vaccine May 12, 2021 Robin Erb
Michigan GOP proposes one day for early voting. Other states offer weeks. May 12, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Gov. Whitmer says Florida trip wasn’t ‘gift,’ stays mum on who paid for plane May 12, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán