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Michigan reports 695 new COVID-19 cases Friday

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported Friday that 115,387 total Michiganders have tested positive for COVID-19 and 6,638 have died...

U.S. House OKs measure condemning anti-Asian bigotry on largely party lines

The U.S. House passed a measure Thursday condemning COVID-19-related anti-Asian bigotry and discrimination, with the Michigan delegation voting mostly on party lines. The non-binding resolution...

Here’s why Michigan’s COVID-19 fatality rate has fallen — for now

Michigan was reporting a grim COVID-19 fatality rate early on in the pandemic. It reached nearly 10% — which was, at one point, the...

Michigan reports 829 COVID-19 cases, 9 deaths

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported Thursday that 114,692 total Michiganders have tested positive for COVID-19 and 6,632 have died...

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...

U of M grad student union ends strike, but safety concerns...

After nine days of striking, University of Michigan’s Graduate Employees Organization (GEO) voted Wednesday to end the strike and accept the university’s offer. The strike...

GOP Senate nominee John James: America is ‘close to a civil...

Updated, 12:51 p.m., 9/17/20 During a virtual town hall meeting Wednesday, Republican U.S. Senate nominee John James said that given the political climate, America is...

‘No confidence’ vote on U of M president fails

A vote for “no confidence” in University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel and his administration's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic on campus failed during...

Court of Appeals gives OK to Benson mailing out 7.7M absentee...

A Michigan Court of Appeals panel on Wednesday ruled that it was legal for Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson to send out unsolicited absentee...

State reports 680 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported Wednesday that 113,863 total Michiganders have tested positive for COVID-19 and 6,623 have died...

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