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Title Date Author
Halted vaccine was key to reaching hard-to-reach Michigan. Now what? April 13, 2021 Robin Erb
Michigan’s Dingell and Upton revive effort to set federal PFAS standards April 13, 2021 Kelly House
Opinion | Michigan moms need paid medical leave to support their families April 13, 2021 Aisha Wells
Opinion | Accountability a must for the governor who neglected Flint April 13, 2021 Jim Ananich
Michigan pauses J & J vaccine, prompting scramble in state’s rollout April 13, 2021 Robin Erb
Michigan at 'record high' for COVID-19 hospitalizations of children April 13, 2021 Kristen Jordan Shamus, Detroit Free Press, Christina Hall, Detroit Free Press
Michigan CEOs to GOP: Don’t disenfranchise voters April 13, 2021 Jonathan Oosting, Paula Gardner, Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Demand for vaccine declines in parts of Michigan, even as COVID surges April 12, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Whitmer pleads for more COVID compliance. So far, Michigan isn’t listening April 12, 2021 Ron French, Paula Gardner, Robin Erb
Whitmer to GOP: Work with me to spend Michigan’s billions from COVID stimulus April 12, 2021 Jonathan Oosting, Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Join our Bridge Lunch Break discussion about COVID’s impact on higher ed April 12, 2021 Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal
Workers weary, patients angry, as COVID fills Michigan hospitals — again April 9, 2021 Robin Erb, Kristen Jordan Shamus, Detroit Free Press
Pressure on Michigan businesses to take a position on GOP voting bills April 9, 2021 Paula Gardner
Michigan GOP voting plan has much in common with Georgia law. How they compare April 9, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
We read all Michigan election reform bills. Many would add hurdles to voting. April 9, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
No new restrictions, but Michigan needs help amid COVID surge, Whitmer says April 9, 2021 Mike Wilkinson, Jonathan Oosting, Paula Gardner
Opinion | Tweak no-fault reform to help seriously injured Michiganders April 9, 2021 Tom Judd
Lawsuit: Michigan wolf advisory group stacked with hunting advocates April 8, 2021 Kelly House
Michigan redistricting group hires attorney over GOP objections April 8, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
University of Michigan postpones surgical procedures because of COVID-19 surge April 8, 2021 Kristen Jordan Shamus, Detroit Free Press
How important has Bridge Michigan been to you during COVID? April 8, 2021 John Bebow
Pressure mounts on Gretchen Whitmer to tighten Michigan COVID limits April 7, 2021 Robin Erb
Michigan’s redistricting panel to interview expert who guided Arizona process April 7, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Michigan colleges rush to get COVID vaccine in student arms amid surge April 7, 2021 Ron French
Students in COVID-weary Michigan schools must take M-STEP, feds say April 7, 2021 Ron French
Michigan COVID hospitalizations again on the rise, but patients are younger April 6, 2021 Mike Wilkinson, Robin Erb
How Michigan communities can, and should, spend billions in Biden stimulus April 5, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan school COVID outbreaks surge 47% in 2 weeks; some return to remote April 5, 2021 Ron French
Dominion: Michigan Republican Colbeck ‘duped thousands’ with election lies April 5, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan gears up for the next COVID-19 fight: vaccine passports April 5, 2021 Ted Roelofs
Rapids return means fish returns April 5, 2021 Taylor Haelterman, Great Lakes Echo
246 infected, 3 dead from COVID-19 in Michigan despite being vaccinated April 5, 2021 Robin Erb
Help us shape the future of Bridge Michigan April 5, 2021 Bridge Staff
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer indicates no new MI COVID restrictions are coming April 2, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Amid high teacher turnover in MI, audit finds failings in teacher support systems April 2, 2021 Koby Levin, Chalkbeat
Michigan’s new restaurant owners ‘willing to take the chance’ during COVID April 2, 2021 Paula Gardner
Weiser: ‘I won’t be canceled,’ after U-M regents call for his resignation April 2, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Michigan schools cheered when sports came back. Then came COVID outbreaks. April 1, 2021 Ron French
COVID vaccine for kids edges closer to reality, as cases surge in Michigan April 1, 2021 Robin Erb
U-M regents weigh censure vote on Ron Weiser over 'witch' comments April 1, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
How Republicans plan to tighten Michigan voting laws, evade Whitmer veto April 1, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Is the Line 5 tunnel a bridge to Michigan’s energy future or a bad deal? April 1, 2021 Kelly House, Lester Graham
Whitmer is holding off for now on Michigan COVID limits. Here’s why. March 31, 2021 Mike Wilkinson, Jonathan Oosting
Opinion | Want to slow Michigan’s COVID surge? Vaccinate college students March 31, 2021 Brendan Cantwell, Matthew Johnson
Over 45,000 residents signed up to join the Flint water crisis settlement March 31, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Watch Bridge Book Club talk on ‘Annie’s Ghosts’ with author Steve Luxenberg March 31, 2021 Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal
All is forgiven, Ohio*. Thanks for the COVID vaccine. Sincerely, Michigan. March 31, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Opinion | We learned something in the pandemic: Government matters March 31, 2021 Patrick Cooney, Luke Shaefer
Watch Bridge’s Lunch Break discussion on MI government transparency March 30, 2021 Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal
Opinion | Reforms would ensure free, fair and secure elections March 30, 2021 Ruth Johnson