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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Title Date Author
Fred Upton, Peter Meijer join Michigan Democrats in impeaching Trump January 13, 2021 Madeline Halpert
Michigan restaurants frustrated by tentative Feb. 1 reopen date January 13, 2021 Paula Gardner, Jonathan Oosting
First Person | I am a student Black Lives Matter activist. The Capitol insurrection didn’t surprise me.   January 13, 2021 Ama Russell
Opinion | As we plan for life post-pandemic, let's pivot to a new normal January 13, 2021 Michael Rice
Older adults in Michigan frustrated in efforts to get COVID vaccine January 12, 2021 Robin Erb
Lansing braces for violence but fears some threats aren't taken seriously January 12, 2021 Madeline Halpert
Bridge’s next Lunch Break will look at what’s next for our 2021 reporting January 12, 2021 Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal
Rick Snyder, top aides expected to face charges in Flint water crisis January 12, 2021 Jonathan Oosting, Kelly House
COVID trends improve in Michigan. Will Whitmer lift restaurant dining ban? January 12, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Enbridge to Michigan: We won’t shut down Line 5 January 12, 2021 Kelly House
Michigan ended surprise medical bills, but left out ground ambulances January 11, 2021 Ted Roelofs
Opinion | A presidential elector and educator finds hope among his students January 11, 2021 Blake Mazurek
Henry Ford study on hydroxychloroquine for COVID quietly shut down January 11, 2021 Robin Erb
My year covering the health beat during Michigan’s COVID crisis January 11, 2021 Robin Erb
Michigan bans open guns at Capitol, nearly a year after armed protest January 11, 2021 Jonathan Oosting, Madeline Halpert
Latino contractors seek bigger piece of southwest Detroit’s building boom January 11, 2021 Martina Guzmán
Q&A: Help is on the way in 2021 for firms struggling in Michigan January 11, 2021 Paula Gardner
Opinion | Why I'm fighting for policies that will help small businesses recover January 11, 2021 Sharon McRill
Q&A: Michigan nonprofits facing ‘uncertain environment’ in pandemic January 11, 2021 Paula Gardner
Opinion | Michigan, act like a 2-year-old: Continuously ask, 'Why?' January 9, 2021 Tom Watkins
Millions eligible for Michigan COVID vaccine, but plans vary by location January 8, 2021 Robin Erb, Jonathan Oosting
Opinion | It's time to move to personalized learning for all students January 8, 2021 Eve Kaltz
Gov. Whitmer urges Michigan schools to offer in-class learning by March 1 January 8, 2021 Ron French
Dominion seeks $1.3B from Trump ally Powell over Michigan voter fraud lies January 8, 2021 Madeline Halpert, Jonathan Oosting
Michigan teachers tackle Wednesday’s insurrection: ‘I don’t want my students to be alone’ January 8, 2021 Lori Higgins, Chalkbeat Detroit, Eleanore Catolico, Chalkbeat Detroit
Opinion | Detroit TCF Center, Lansing uproars were preview of pro-Trump riot January 8, 2021 Warren C. Evans
GOP gerrymanderer: My maps fueled toxic politics that produced Trump January 7, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Bridge Book Club presents ‘Black Bottom Saints’ on Feb. 2 January 7, 2021 Bridge Staff
Michigan officials faced violent threats well before U.S. Capitol siege January 7, 2021 Madeline Halpert
Incoming Michigan GOP leader: My co-chair didn’t ‘incite’ pro-Trump riots January 7, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
After chaos, democracy affirmed, as challenges to Michigan, other states fail January 7, 2021 Jonathan Oosting, Madeline Halpert
After weeks of positive COVID news, Michigan faces more peril January 6, 2021 Robin Erb, Mike Wilkinson
Michigan Republicans who pushed false fraud claims: Don’t blame us for riots January 6, 2021 Madeline Halpert, Kelly House
Amid Capitol riot, Michigan officials wonder: This is America? January 6, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan opens COVID vaccine to those 65 and older, other frontline workers January 6, 2021 Robin Erb, Mike Wilkinson
Experts explain the most common Michigan voter issues on Election Day January 6, 2021 Bisma Parvez
Opinion | After 2020, Michigan needs a 'defend democracy' initiative January 6, 2021 Chris Andrews, Chuck Wilbur
Michigan gravel industry to again try to limit local control on mining January 6, 2021 Kelly House
It’s Trump’s last stand at Electoral College count. All eyes are on Michigan January 6, 2021 Madeline Halpert
Blank screens, distracted students: Michigan teachers on COVID classrooms January 5, 2021 Ron French
Michigan’s $3.5B road plan on track despite pandemic, state official says January 5, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Thousands of Michigan health workers are turning down COVID vaccines January 4, 2021 Robin Erb, Mike Wilkinson
Three GOP Michigan reps back plan to keep President Trump in power January 4, 2021 Jonathan Oosting, Madeline Halpert
Join our team: Bridge Michigan seeks a website and digital production specialist January 4, 2021 Bridge Staff
Michigan election costs rise with absentee ballots. Will GOP foot the bill? January 4, 2021 Madeline Halpert
Coronavirus, Michigan water, the economy and other stories to watch in 2021 January 4, 2021 Bridge Staff
Best of Bridge Michigan: The top business stories of 2020 December 31, 2020 Bridge Staff
Best of Bridge Michigan: The top education stories of 2020 December 31, 2020 Bridge Staff
2020 in photos: In Michigan and the nation, it was an unforgettable year December 30, 2020 Monica Williams
Best of Bridge Michigan: Top social justice stories from 2020 December 30, 2020 Bridge Staff