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Michigan GOP seeks unity. Ryan Kelley refuses to concede governor raceAugust 3, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Upset over LGBTQ books, a Michigan town defunds its library in tax voteAugust 3, 2022Ron French
Tudor Dixon wins 80 of 83 Michigan counties in GOP governor primary rompAugust 3, 2022Mike Wilkinson
Half of Trump-backed candidates win Michigan Legislature racesAugust 3, 2022Lauren Gibbons
Michigan primary takeaways: Big night for Trump, bad night for Black DemocratsAugust 3, 2022Jonathan Oosting, Mike Wilkinson, Lauren Gibbons
Gibbs upsets Meijer, Stevens and Thanedar win Michigan Congress racesAugust 2, 2022Lauren Gibbons
Tudor Dixon: What to know about the Republican taking on Michigan Gov. WhitmerAugust 2, 2022Zahra Ahmad, Jonathan Oosting, Yue Stella Yu
Tudor Dixon, riding Trump wave, wins big in Michigan GOP governor primaryAugust 2, 2022Jonathan Oosting, Lauren Gibbons, Yue Stella Yu, Zahra Ahmad
Short lines, few problems, 1M+ absentee votes on Election Day in MichiganAugust 2, 2022Zahra Ahmad, Oralandar Brand-Williams, Votebeat
Cancer-causing hexavalent chromium spills from Wixom plant into Huron RiverAugust 2, 2022Kelly House, Robin Erb
Jocelyn Benson warns of arrests if Michigan primary disruptedAugust 1, 2022Lauren Gibbons
Learn about five Republicans vying for Michigan governor in Aug. 2 primaryAugust 1, 2022Bridge Staff
Wayne State University president M. Roy Wilson will step down next summer August 1, 2022Isabel Lohman
Michigan PFAS activists urge bolder action at fed hearing in East LansingAugust 1, 2022Kelly House
What to watch in Michigan primary: Trump factor, poll challengers, late resultsAugust 1, 2022Jonathan Oosting
What to know on Election Day in Michigan: Where to vote, what’s on the ballotAugust 1, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Michigan abortion ban is — then isn’t — in effect after two court rulings August 1, 2022Jonathan Oosting, Robin Erb
Michigan private schools got fed COVID cash, how it was spent isn’t clearAugust 1, 2022Lily Altavena, Detroit Free Press
Political winds shifting in west Michigan. Can Peter Meijer survive the storm?July 31, 2022Lauren Gibbons
Tudor Dixon wins Trump endorsement in bid for Michigan governorJuly 29, 2022Jonathan Oosting
How Michigan could benefit from Washington’s $76B investment in microchipsJuly 29, 2022Paula Gardner
Judge delays Michigan minimum wage increase until at least FebruaryJuly 29, 2022Yue Stella Yu, Paula Gardner
Secure MI Vote turns in signatures late, still seeks action from lawmakersJuly 29, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Despite election conspiracies, few in Michigan bother to watch equipment testsJuly 29, 2022Oralandar Brand-Williams, Votebeat
On Higgins Lake, distrust and old grudges cloud septic debateJuly 29, 2022Kelly House
How polo is changing the soul of an Up North Michigan village July 29, 2022Ron French
Where Michigan GOP governor candidates stand on abortion, race, gender issuesJuly 29, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Michigan governor ads: What’s true, what’s sketchy and what needs contextJuly 29, 2022Zahra Ahmad, Yue Stella Yu
Here is where Michigan Republican governor candidates stand on educationJuly 29, 2022Tracie Mauriello, Chalkbeat Detroit
Michigan abortion waits stretch for weeks as out–of-state patients pour in July 29, 2022Robin Erb
Bridge launches new internship to boost diversity in environmental reportingJuly 29, 2022Bridge Staff
OPINION: Education — and work — are the new norm after high schoolJuly 29, 2022Michele Strasz
Trump giving Tudor Dixon 'a good, hard look' days from Michigan primaryJuly 29, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Michigan Supreme Court: LGBT discrimination barred under existing lawJuly 28, 2022Jonathan Oosting, Zahra Ahmad, Yue Stella Yu
Where do Michigan GOP governor candidates stand on guns, taxes, schools, more July 28, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Security ‘beefed up 100%’ at Detroit absentee counting board after 2020 chaosJuly 28, 2022Malachi Barrett
Eight of nine Michigan candidates haven’t returned excess money from Trump PACJuly 28, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Man sentenced after pleading guilty to bomb threat against Michigan CapitolJuly 28, 2022Julia Forrest
Michigan voted to block Airbnb bans but hits roadblock over local control July 28, 2022Julia Forrest
Report: COVID funds, state investments are improving lives of Michigan kids July 28, 2022Julia Forrest
A blow to Michigan Alzheimer’s patients after research fraud claim July 27, 2022Robin Erb
OPINION: Detroit has a new redlining problem: Digital redliningJuly 27, 2022Erika Geiss
Michigan’s combined primary ballot confuses voters; may not be going anywhereJuly 27, 2022Oralandar Brand-Williams, Votebeat
Democrats slam Tudor Dixon in attack ad, days before Michigan governor primaryJuly 27, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Remade by pandemic, Traverse City-area wineries offering custom experienceJuly 26, 2022Paula Gardner
Most threats made after Oxford were hoaxes. How should they be punished?July 26, 2022Ron French
Grand Rapids Police face new civil rights charges of discriminationJuly 26, 2022Julia Forrest
Michigan prison staffers quitting in droves. Will 5% raises make them stay?July 26, 2022Ted Roelofs
PACs backed by DeVos, others spend $2M on ads to aid Tudor Dixon, records showJuly 25, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Where Michigan Republican governor candidates stand on jobs and the economyJuly 25, 2022Paula Gardner