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Levin calls on Senate to pass COVID-19 relief legislation

U.S. Rep. Andy Levin (D-Bloomfield Twp.) on Wednesday called on the U.S. Senate and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to work with the U.S. House...

Whitmer enacts restrictions in U.P., citing uptick in COVID-19 cases

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Friday ordered Michigan’s Upper Peninsula back to Phase 4 of the MI Safe Start Plan after the region experienced a...

Rick Haglund: Tackling climate change is the smart move for local...

Brandy Brown faced skepticism about climate change from the day she accepted her job as the head of the Michigan Office of Climate and...

Whitmer OKs movie theater reopenings, strengthens mask requirements in schools

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Friday signed executive orders that reopen movie theaters and performance venues, require face coverings for students in grades K-5 and...

3 liquor licenses yanked due to COVID-19 order violations 

The Michigan Liquor Control Commission (LCC) has issued emergency suspensions of the liquor licenses held by businesses in Muskegon Heights, Conklin and Grand Rapids,...

Michigan COVID-19 report: Ingham Co. says 1,250 cases linked to MSU

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported Wednesday that 118,615 total Michiganders have tested positive for COVID-19 and 6,692 have died...

U.S. House passes deal on stopgap funding, avoids government shutdown

U.S. House and Senate leaders reached a bipartisan agreement Tuesday night to pass a three-month funding stopgap, averting a government shutdown in the midst of...

More options coming for bottle, can returns

Michigan residents with bottles and cans still piled up will soon have more options for redeeming their 10-cent deposits, the Michigan Department of Treasury...

Revamped COVID-19 biz immunity bills move from House committee

A package of GOP bills to shield companies from liability during COVID-19 passed out of a House panel Wednesday, after incorporating feedback from opponents...

Stabenow blasts Trump admin over GAO report showing southern advantage in...

The nonpartisan U.S. Government Accountability Office this week reported that eight of the nine states receiving the highest trade-war aid payments per acre in 2019...

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