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ER doctor: Keep stay home order, West Mich. is on COVID-19 upslope

Three weeks after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer put the state under a stay home order to stop the spread of COVID-19, some Michiganders are getting...

Susan J. Demas: Don’t whitewash the GOP’s extremism on full display...

We were promised it wasn't a Republican protest. We were promised people were just upset they couldn't golf or buy seeds (in stores) during...

Whitmer, 6 ‘Midwest’ govs working together to reopen economies

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and six other state governors in the Midwest — or thereabout — are consulting and coordinating with each other on plans...

Reeling Michigan news outlets face layoffs, furloughs, pay cuts

As journalists across Michigan and the country have been tirelessly covering the COVID-19 pandemic, they are now facing new hazards: job losses, furloughs and...

Lonnie Scott: Even in a pandemic, corporate interests want to endanger...

Right now, we’re in the middle of a global pandemic. People are dying every day from the coronavirus, and infections continue to spread in...

Whitmer: Protesters flouting social distancing could ironically cause a longer stay-home...

“I support your right to free speech, and I respect your opinions. I just urge you: Don't put yourself at risk, and don't put...

National Guard aids Sparrow Hospital Wednesday as ‘traffic jam’ protest planned...

The Michigan National Guard is providing aid to Sparrow Hospital, putting up a COVID-19 screening tent on Wednesday for patients entering the building. Sparrow had...

State to buy back alcohol to help ailing bars, restaurants

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer ordered bars and restaurants closed to in-person dining on March 16, followed by a broader stay home order on March 24...

Pandemic highlights gaps in internet access in Michigan and nationwide

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers are urging congressional leaders to prioritize emergency funding for high-speed internet access in upcoming coronavirus relief legislation. U.S. Sen. Gary Peters (D-Bloomfield...

Ken Coleman: The COVID-19 crisis has rocked Detroit and my life....

The last three weeks have felt like three years. Each day feels the same. Monday is just like Wednesday. Thursday is just like Saturday. Sunday...

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