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What happens if the Legislature fights Whitmer’s state of emergency extension? 

As Michigan has surpassed 10,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 400 deaths, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is seeking to extend the state of emergency, which would...

Facing felonies, Macomb County prosecutor resigns

Macomb County Prosecutor Eric Smith, who was charged last week with 10 felonies by Attorney General Dana Nessel for alleged embezzlement and misconduct in...

Whitmer signs order protecting prisoners, allows some released early during COVID-19...

After the Michigan Department of Corrections (DOC) reported 77 cases of COVID-19 within correctional facilities as of Sunday, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced an executive...

Whitmer task force lays out energy alternatives to Line 5 for...

After almost 10 months of research, presentations and meetings, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s U.P. Energy Task Force has released a draft of its recommendations for...

Nessel charges Democratic Macomb Co. Prosecutor Eric Smith with embezzlement

Macomb County Prosecutor Eric Smith, former County Treasurer and state Rep. Derek Miller (D-Warren) and two others have been charged with a number of...

From custody agreements to construction: What you need to know about...

As of 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, Michigan is under a stay at home order to stop the spread of COVID-19, the disease from a new...

3 Michigan coronavirus deaths reported, all in metro Detroit

Three people in Michigan have died due to COVID-19.  The first death reported was a man in his 50s at a Beaumont Hospital in Wayne...

Michigan almost had robust sick leave in 2018. Republicans killed it.

As the number of COVID-19 cases in Michigan continues to rise, thousands of Michiganders are being sent home from their jobs in an attempt...

Coronavirus cases climb to 45, casinos closing

In a press conference with other state officials Sunday evening, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced that the total cases of COVID-19 has risen to 45...

Settlement reached in T-Mobile/Sprint merger

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and a coalition of attorneys general reached a settlement to end their legal challenge of a T-Mobile and Sprint...

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