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Rick Haglund: Restoring Michigan’s economy will require more federal COVID-19 relief

President Donald Trump whined during an Oct. 27 campaign rally in Lansing that there was too much television news coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic...

‘Dramatic increase’ in number of people needing food assistance

The holiday season has arrived and is coupled with a heightened COVID-19 pandemic and a challenged economic environment. It has resulted in millions of...

Hyacinthe and Rossman: A homecoming without the home: How the GI...

Last Wednesday was Veterans Day. And while it is an important day to honor our veterans past and present, it is also an opportunity...

Lawsuit: Tyson managers bet money on how many workers would contract...

A wrongful death lawsuit tied to COVID-19 infections in a Waterloo, Iowa, pork processing plant alleges that during the initial stages the pandemic, Tyson...

Duggan supports state COVID-19 restrictions, businesses brace for more tough times

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan is defending the three-week COVID-19-related restriction order issued by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), but some...

Whitmer: Michigan could see 1,000 COVID-19 deaths a week without action*

As Michigan’s COVID-19 cases continue to skyrocket, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and state health officials on Sunday announced new restrictions that will go into effect...

‘I went to the polls for humanity’: Immigrant voters want DACA...

In the days leading up to the Nov. 3 election, Deysi Cordoba took to her keyboard: “Vote,” the 19-year-old nursing student from Grand Rapids...

Rick Haglund: U.S. automakers want help from ‘car guy’ Biden on...

Corporations and industry groups congratulated President-elect Joe Biden on winning the White House, as is their custom during transitions of power. But General Motors went...

Michigan educators hope Biden admin will turn the page on DeVos...

Many teachers and educational staff are feeling hopeful for change in education under President-elect Joe Biden’s incoming administration. After nearly four years of U.S. Secretary...

Detroit group using $1M for food aid amid COVID-19 pandemic  

A Detroit nonprofit agency has been awarded a $1 million state grant to help Michiganders residents offset food access struggles exacerbated by the COVID-19...

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