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Gretchen Whitmer’s final push: ‘Fundamental rights’ are at stake in MichiganNovember 3, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Tudor Dixon: Michigan GOP governor candidate’s issues, biography, controversiesNovember 3, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Gretchen Whitmer: Michigan governor’s issues, biography, controversiesNovember 3, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Michigan braces for higher interest rates after latest Fed hikeNovember 2, 2022Paula Gardner
Wind wars: Wind turbines put green energy on the ballot in mid-Michigan November 2, 2022Ron French
Michigan logs 1st RSV child death as virus fills ERs and doctors’ officesNovember 2, 2022Robin Erb
Where Michigan attorney general foes Dana Nessel and Matthew DePerno stand November 2, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Benton Harbor lead line replacement nears completionNovember 2, 2022Kelly House
Opinion | This election, prioritize Michigan’s schoolchildren on your ballotNovember 2, 2022Robert McCann
Tudor Dixon- Gretchen Whitmer TV ads: What’s true, false and needs contextNovember 2, 2022Mike Wilkinson
1.1M absentee ballots so far in Michigan. Overall turnout looks lower than ‘18November 1, 2022Mike Wilkinson
Michigan secretary of state race: Where Benson, Karamo stand on issues November 1, 2022Zahra Ahmad
Dana Nessel: Court wins, self-inflicted wounds mark term as attorney generalNovember 1, 2022Lauren Gibbons
Michigan Proposal 3: Campaign fights ‘baldfaced’ lies about abortion issueNovember 1, 2022Yue Stella Yu, Robin Erb
Amazon cost-cutting hits Detroit. New facility hiring delayed until 2023.October 31, 2022Paula Gardner
Flu shots down as Thanksgiving nears. And that’s only one threat. October 31, 2022Robin Erb
Kristina Karamo wants to invalidate mail-in ballots – but only in DetroitOctober 31, 2022Lauren Gibbons, Jonathan Oosting
Broad support cited for expanding Michigan wetlandsOctober 31, 2022Lester Graham, Michigan Radio
Michigan State University Provost Teresa Woodruff named interim presidentOctober 31, 2022Bridge Staff
Many Michigan towns opt against pre-processing absentee ballotsOctober 31, 2022Oralandar Brand-Williams, Votebeat
Tudor Dixon: Whitmer can’t keep school kids safe, mocks parents’ concernsOctober 30, 2022Lauren Gibbons
Barack Obama rallies for Gretchen Whitmer, seeks to boost turnout in DetroitOctober 29, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Proposal 3 abortion measure generates $57M in Michigan campaign donations October 28, 2022Yue Stella Yu
More Michigan parents opt to skip school vaccines for their childrenOctober 28, 2022Robin Erb, Isabel Lohman
Inflation hits pizza: customers picking up dinner to save the delivery feesOctober 28, 2022Paula Gardner
Opinion | This election cycle, protecting democracy is on the ballotOctober 28, 2022Shannon Abbott
Barry County to Dar Leaf: Election probe waste of money, defunds detectiveOctober 28, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Michigan absentee ballots: What happens after vote, why they may delay resultsOctober 28, 2022Jonathan Oosting
U-M President Santa Ono: New ethics office will be truly independentOctober 28, 2022Isabel Lohman
Tudor Dixon in 2020: Democrats never got over Civil War, seek to ‘topple’ U.S.October 27, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Matthew DePerno: MAGA favorite under investigation may be next attorney generalOctober 27, 2022Lauren Gibbons, Jonathan Oosting
Nonprofit buys 31,000 forested acres by Copper Harbor to keep land public October 27, 2022Kelly House
Cozy bedding and an online shift lifts Michigan's oldest woolen millOctober 26, 2022Paula Gardner
Michigan governor final debate: Fact checking Tudor Dixon-Gretchen WhitmerOctober 25, 2022Jonathan Oosting, Lauren Gibbons
Records: DeVos-backed PAC spent $6.3M on Tudor Dixon bid for Michigan governorOctober 25, 2022Yue Stella Yu
State lawyers to appeal dismissals of Flint water crisis criminal chargesOctober 25, 2022Kelly House
Michigan absentee voting surges in GOP-leaning counties, slower in DetroitOctober 25, 2022Mike Wilkinson
Michigan governor debate: Watch Gretchen Whitmer, Tudor Dixon live on Oct. 25October 25, 2022Bridge Staff
As Michigan election nears, some apprehension over strife at pollsOctober 25, 2022Ron French, Jonathan Oosting
Records: Dana Nessel made security sign non-disclosure deals; union balkedOctober 25, 2022Jonathan Oosting
Tudor Dixon and Gretchen Whitmer polar opposites on Michigan environmentOctober 25, 2022Kelly House
Opinion | Help us connect Michigan veterans to benefits. You may save a lifeOctober 25, 2022Zaneta Adams
Traverse City’s FishPass dam replacement project OK’d by appeals courtOctober 24, 2022Kelly House
Michigan to require schools to post parents’ rights in buildings, officesOctober 24, 2022Tracie Mauriello, Chalkbeat Detroit
Jocelyn Benson: ‘We’ve delivered on our promises.’ Republicans aren’t so sure.October 24, 2022Lauren Gibbons
1-in-10 people in U.S. over 65 has dementia, U-M study findsOctober 24, 2022Robin Erb
Opinion | New student test scores are bad, but some ‘solutions’ are worseOctober 24, 2022Josh Cowen
Ethan Crumbley pleads guilty to Oxford High School shooting. What to know.October 24, 2022Yue Stella Yu
Discuss Nov. 8 election results with the Bridge Capitol teamOctober 24, 2022Amber DeLind
Michigan’s student scores fell along with nation’s during COVID-19October 24, 2022Isabel Lohman, Mike Wilkinson