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Title Date Author
Michigan business leaders fear more closures after 3-week COVID ‘pause’ November 17, 2020 Paula Gardner
‘How am I going to do this again?’: Michigan families squeezed as COVID cases skyrocket and classrooms shut down November 17, 2020 Koby Levin, Chalkbeat
‘Shock and despair’ as Michigan bars, restaurants take another COVID hit November 16, 2020 Paula Gardner
As Trump lawsuit sputters, Michigan moves closer to certifying election November 16, 2020 Jonathan Oosting
Experts praise Michigan 3-week pause. Some in GOP mull Whitmer impeachment. November 16, 2020 Jonathan Oosting
Q&A: What Michigan’s move to shut down Enbridge Line 5 means November 16, 2020 Kelly House
This Michigan store was a dream come true. Coronavirus still has it on hold. November 16, 2020 Paula Gardner
COVID pushed people outdoors. Michigan’s ski industry is ready for them. November 16, 2020 Paula Gardner
Michigan to close high schools, colleges, bars for 3 weeks as COVID spikes November 15, 2020 Jonathan Oosting, Robin Erb, Ron French
Michigan counties wrapping up canvasses this week. That’s bad news for Trump. November 15, 2020 Madeline Halpert
Want a COVID test for your Michigan Thanksgiving? Expect… to… wait. November 13, 2020 Mike Wilkinson, Robin Erb
Upper Peninsula students can’t exit COVID quarantine for football playoffs November 13, 2020 Ron French
With teachers out from COVID, Michigan schools can’t keep classes open November 13, 2020 Ron French
Whitmer orders Enbridge Line 5 shutdown, citing easement violations November 13, 2020 Kelly House, Jonathan Oosting
GOP leaders: We’ll abide by popular vote, won’t give Michigan to Trump November 13, 2020 Jonathan Oosting
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer: COVID’s deadliest days in Michigan loom ahead November 12, 2020 Robin Erb
Five suits now target Michigan’s election. One seeks to toss out 1.2M votes. November 12, 2020 Mike Wilkinson
Trump: Dismiss Michigan votes GOP didn’t witness. Experts say that’s absurd. November 12, 2020 Madeline Halpert
Michigan cracks down on workplace COVID rules, urges remote working November 12, 2020 Paula Gardner
Michigan hospitals plead with residents to mask up, ditch holiday plans November 12, 2020 Robin Erb
With COVID rising, Detroit closes classrooms; other districts may follow November 12, 2020 Ron French
Inside Detroit’s election: Black women’s stories of the count and the mayhem November 12, 2020 Olivia Lewis
Losing one of their own to COVID: Flint hospital mourns beloved nurse November 12, 2020 Kate Wells, Michigan Radio
Biden win in Kent County latest evidence of region’s demographic shifts November 12, 2020 Ted Roelofs
Four partisans must certify Michigan’s election. One makes no promises. November 11, 2020 Jonathan Oosting
Dead ‘voter’ cited in Trump lawsuit never cast ballot, Michigan records show November 11, 2020 Jonathan Oosting
GOP clerk’s typo in Michigan fuels false ‘vote dumping’ claims November 11, 2020 Madeline Halpert
Q & A: The Great Lakes are stressed. Climate change is making it worse. November 11, 2020 Kelly House
Loved to death: Iconic Michigan lakeshores battered by crowds, waste November 11, 2020 Kelly House
Sharpies didn’t ruin ballots in Michigan. In fact, they’re often preferred November 10, 2020 Madeline Halpert
Meet Michigan’s ‘dead’ voters. They’re quite alive, despite false fraud claims November 10, 2020 Jonathan Oosting
Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine is being made in Michigan November 9, 2020 Paula Gardner
COVID patients quadruple in Michigan hospitals since October November 9, 2020 Mike Wilkinson
Joe Biden is president-elect. Here’s what has to happen before he’s sworn in November 9, 2020 Madeline Halpert
Michigan deeply divided over race, education, geography and news feeds November 9, 2020 Ron French, Madeline Halpert, Mike Wilkinson
Human error, Dominion voting equipment fuel false fraud claims in Michigan November 9, 2020 Jonathan Oosting, Madeline Halpert
Bridge Michigan seeks Capitol reporter to watchdog state government November 9, 2020 Bridge Staff
Opinion | To protect all Michiganders, maintain access to clean water November 7, 2020 Marianne Udow-Phillips
As Biden defeats Trump, GOP launches inquiry into Michigan election November 7, 2020 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan passes 200,000 COVID cases. What we’ve learned, and haven’t. November 6, 2020 Robin Erb, Mike Wilkinson
First Person | Detroit poll workers are heroes of this election November 6, 2020 Clare Allenson, Joané Booth
Don’t blame fraud: Dwindling suburban support lost Michigan for Trump November 6, 2020 Mike Wilkinson
First Person | As GOP challengers, we faced ‘open intimidation’ in Detroit November 6, 2020 Anne Vanker
Detroit poll challengers were in same room, but had different accounts November 6, 2020 Madeline Halpert, Paula Gardner, Mansur Shaheen
GOP calls for Michigan election probe. Officials say their claims are weak. November 6, 2020 Jonathan Oosting, Paula Gardner, Madeline Halpert
A small hospital in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula braces for COVID November 6, 2020 Robin Erb
First Person | I was a Detroit poll challenger. The GOP came to make havoc. November 6, 2020 Danielle L. McGuire
COVID spurs University of Michigan to close dorms, ask students to stay home November 6, 2020 Ron French
Reformer hired to fix Michigan’s unemployment system quits as problems mount November 6, 2020 Paula Gardner
Republicans largely quiet as Trump claims fraud, falsely says he won Michigan November 5, 2020 Jonathan Oosting