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Michigan news: Bridge archive

Title Date Author
Michigan’s mask and capacity restrictions end Tuesday. What you need to know. June 21, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Opinion: Michigan teachers had a tough year. We can make next year better June 21, 2021 Angela Perez
Michigan Supreme Court weighs redistricting extension due to census delays June 21, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Canadian border restrictions frustrate Michigan businesses and travelers June 21, 2021 Ted Roelofs
Opinion: Let’s start reinvesting in public universities now June 21, 2021 Bob Murphy
Offshore wind could provide double the electricity Michiganders used in 2019 June 18, 2021 Taylor Haelterman, Great Lakes Echo
Should taxpayers foot the bill for restoring the Midland dams? June 18, 2021 Kelly House
U-M expands free tuition program to its Dearborn, Flint campuses June 17, 2021 Ron French, Arjun Thakkar
Michigan House Republicans: End $300 pandemic unemployment benefit June 17, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
This is it: Michigan to end gathering, mask restrictions on Tuesday June 17, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán, Mike Wilkinson, Paula Gardner
‘Firekeeper’s Daughter’ author talks to Bridge Book Club in July June 17, 2021 Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal
Detroit council endorses reparations resolution; November vote possible June 17, 2021 Louis Aguilar
Beaumont, Spectrum to merge into Michigan's biggest health system June 17, 2021 Kristen Jordan Shamus, Detroit Free Press
Opinion: It’s time to stop balancing budgets on the backs of Michigan kids June 16, 2021 Dennis McDavid
What we know about the University of Michigan sports sexual assault scandal June 16, 2021 Arjun Thakkar
Are your neighbors vaccinated? Michigan map shows rates by census tracts June 16, 2021 Mike Wilkinson
Michigan GOP passes voter ID bill to deter ‘fraud.’ Critics call it ‘garbage’ June 16, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
A Michigan mall’s transformation: From Macy’s to self-storage June 15, 2021 Paula Gardner
Michigan schools revolt, won’t flunk struggling third-grade readers June 15, 2021 Ron French, Sophia Kalakailo
Democrats seek commission to probe Michigan ties to Capitol insurrection June 15, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Homeless students expelled four times more than others in Michigan schools June 15, 2021 Sophia Kalakailo
Why is Detroit Police Department’s vaccination rate only 39 percent? June 15, 2021 Bryce Huffman
Coming soon: Struggling Michigan movie theaters await end of COVID limits June 15, 2021 Arjun Thakkar
Whitmer: Michigan residents to keep getting $300 aid if they return to work June 14, 2021 Arjun Thakkar
Detroit schools found a way to attract teachers: Pay them more June 14, 2021 Ron French
Whitmer: No public funds will be used for conversion therapy in Michigan June 14, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Whitmer pitches $1.4 billion plan making Michigan child care more affordable June 14, 2021 Arjun Thakkar
Michigan’s teacher of the year looks for silver linings as COVID fades June 11, 2021 Sophia Kalakailo
Michigan Supreme Court puts state emergency powers law on chopping block June 11, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan’s redistricting commission sought opinions. It got plenty. June 11, 2021 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán
Join Bridge Lunch Break chat on Michigan’s labor pipeline struggles June 11, 2021 Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal
As Michigan ages, one woman has made it her mission to train family caregivers June 11, 2021 Ted Roelofs
Overstressed and unpaid, 1.3M in Michigan care for relatives amid aging crisis June 11, 2021 Ted Roelofs
Opinion: Jailing people in mental health crisis hurts all Michiganders June 10, 2021 Diana Prichard, Algeria Wilson
Michigan GOP to Secretary of State: Extend licenses, end appointment system June 10, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Michigan Senate passes bill to create a Yoopers-only wolf council June 10, 2021 Kelly House
High school/college hybrid programs growing in popularity in Michigan June 10, 2021 Olivia Tucker
Michigan lawmaker wants to block local bans on natural gas June 10, 2021 Kelly House
In Traverse City, a small parking lot offers hope for workforce housing June 10, 2021 Paula Gardner
Whitmer launches bipartisan group to reform Michigan juvenile justice June 9, 2021 Arjun Thakkar
Lack of child care now a ‘crisis’ facing Michigan’s workforce June 9, 2021 Paula Gardner
Michigan lawmakers: Ethics reform will build public trust. Critics: Not likely June 9, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
GOP income tax reform would be ‘nail in coffin’ for Michigan cities, some say June 9, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Opinion: Want to boost 3rd-grade reading? Expand Michigan’s free preschool June 9, 2021 Michael Rice, Casandra Ulbrich
Michigan’s climate-ready future: wetland parks, less cement, roomy shores June 9, 2021 Kelly House, Keith Schneider, Circle of Blue
Bridge Michigan wins 17 awards from Society of Professional Journalists June 9, 2021 Bridge Staff
Whitmer pitches big expansion of Michigan’s free preschool for 4-year-olds June 8, 2021 Ron French
Western Michigan University reveals record $550 million anonymous gift June 8, 2021 Ted Roelofs
Breonna Taylor’s mother to Michigan lawmakers: Ban police no-knock warrants June 8, 2021 Jonathan Oosting
Allergy season is bad this year in Michigan. And it’s going to get worse June 8, 2021 Sophia Kalakailo