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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Title Date Author
Biden’s American Rescue Act makes Obamacare more affordable for Michiganders March 11, 2021 Robin Erb
Michigan GOP: No transgender athletes in girls’ sports. Critics: Shame on you. March 11, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan COVID cases rising, but vaccines make surge in deaths less likely March 10, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Opinion | Let’s not flunk third-graders for low reading scores in a pandemic March 10, 2021 Dayna Polehanki
Opinion | The new COVID relief bill can be a rebirth for Michigan communities March 10, 2021 Stephanie Leiser, Tom Ivacko
Michigan moves to allow first-time drunk drivers to expunge conviction March 10, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan’s game-changing preschool program ‘untenable’ without more funding March 10, 2021 Ron French
One plane, one island and 50 vaccines, a year after COVID struck Michigan March 10, 2021 Robin Erb
Gretchen Whitmer signs COVID spending, vetoes help for Michigan businesses March 9, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Opinion | Don’t let businesses force workers back into offices amid COVID March 9, 2021 Ron Bieber
Too few farmers are curbing pollution in Lake Erie. Should they be forced? March 9, 2021 Kelly House
‘Huge’ COVID stimulus could lift 117,000 Michigan children out of poverty March 8, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
How $1.9 trillion COVID stimulus plan will impact Michigan March 8, 2021 Paula Gardner, Mike Wilkinson, Ron French
Black residents lag on COVID vaccines. Kent County offers one solution. March 8, 2021 Ted Roelofs
Opinion | Michigan’s teacher shortage caused by decades of bad public policy March 8, 2021 Paul Ruth
Michigan free college tuition programs spread across the state March 8, 2021 Ron French
Free college tuition in Michigan: Which schools offer what March 8, 2021 Ron French
Frank Kelley, Michigan’s longtime attorney general, dies at 96 March 6, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
FBI informant: Facebook led me to infiltrate plot to kidnap Gretchen Whitmer March 5, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Half of Michigan seniors still awaiting shots, as state expands vaccinations March 5, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Michigan State plans in-person class, ‘more typical’ fall as COVID ebbs March 5, 2021 Ron French
Michigan lawmakers back transparency reform. Will Mike Shirkey let it happen? March 5, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
With far fewer houses, Michigan's real estate market is 'absolutely crazy' March 5, 2021 Paula Gardner
Michigan work went remote. Businesses now weigh whether they need offices. March 4, 2021 Paula Gardner
Opinion | Michigan schools should work more closely with home-schoolers March 4, 2021 Lisa Sitkins
Michigan’s bold move to COVID vaccines for people over 50 leads nation March 3, 2021 Mike Wilkinson, Robin Erb
Michigan passes $4.2B COVID relief, after Whitmer, GOP play loose with facts March 3, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan Gov. Whitmer pledged transparency. Now she defends secret deals. March 3, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michiganders 50 or older with underlying conditions next up for COVID vaccine March 3, 2021 Mike Wilkinson, Robin Erb
Michigan GOP faces civil war after Trump. ‘Our party’s failing,’ some lament. March 3, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan GOP to probe Whitmer $155K ‘hush money’ deal as new severances emerge March 2, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan GOP sets up showdown with Whitmer, finalizing $4.2B COVID relief plan March 2, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan restaurants welcome ‘lifeline’ after Whitmer increases capacity March 2, 2021 Paula Gardner
Visitation resumes amid COVID in Michigan nursing homes — with limits March 2, 2021 Robin Erb
Should Michigan hunt wolves, cranes, moose? Republican lawmakers think so. March 2, 2021 Kelly House
Too few for too long, COVID vaccines expected to surge. Is Michigan ready? March 2, 2021 Robin Erb, Mike Wilkinson
In fight for statewide septic code, Michigan property rights a big barrier March 2, 2021 Natasha Blakely, Great Lakes Now
Recreational pot is nestling comfortably into small-town Michigan March 2, 2021 Ted Roelofs
Michigan Gov. Whitmer’s ex-health director got $155K separation agreement March 1, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Business leaders to Whitmer: Time to ease Michigan restaurant restrictions March 1, 2021 Paula Gardner
Michigan ranks low in government transparency. Ballot drive would extend FOIA March 1, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Opinion | Bridge Michigan was wrong about the Grosse Pointes and me March 1, 2021 Anne Vanker
U.S. ‘incompetency’ led to Edenville Dam failure, couple claims in lawsuit March 1, 2021 Kelly House
After a hellish year in Michigan: joy from giving doses of COVID vaccines March 1, 2021 Robin Erb
Opinion | Michigan underfunds public health. Now we’re paying the price February 28, 2021 Eric Lupher
New way to seek Michigan COVID vaccine. And a 3rd vaccine may be close. February 25, 2021 Robin Erb
Michigan looks for new CEO for economic development February 25, 2021 Paula Gardner
Stuck at home, Michigan turns to alcohol amid COVID: Sales jump 20 percent February 25, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Watch Bridge’s Lunch Break discussion on COVID-19 vaccines in Michigan February 25, 2021 Kathryn Dugal, Amber DeLind
Opinion | Vaccine distribution shouldn’t be based on ‘social vulnerability’ February 25, 2021 Ben Frederick