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Thousands of kids have lost loved ones to COVID. Are schools...

The last year was tough for Latonya Peterson, a mom and grandmother from Detroit, and her family, as they dealt with three deaths in...

Michigan ‘witches’ take to the Capitol to protest sexism in politics

A few dozen people, garbed in cloaks and witches hats while carrying brooms, gathered in front of the state Capitol steps Wednesday evening to...

Whitmer calls for voluntary 2-week pause for schools, sports, as COVID-19...

Michigan has reached the milestone of 5 million vaccinations administered, but Gov. Gretchen Whitmer expressed concern Friday that the state is now experiencing its...

Biden pitches big boosts in education and health spending in budget...

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration released a key portion of its budget proposal for the upcoming fiscal year Friday, calling for increasing money for...

CDC urges new health restrictions in Michigan amid surge

As Michigan leads the nation in the number of cases and the highest rates of hospitalizations for COVID-19, the head of the Centers of...

MDE leaders slam feds for denying standardized test waiver

The U.S. Department of Education (USED) on Tuesday denied Michigan's request to waive the federal requirement to administer the state’s standardized tests during the...

U of M regents vote to censure Weiser, strip his committees

During a University of Michigan Board of Regents special meeting Friday to vote on a resolution censuring Ron Weiser, the U of M regent...

Detroit school district closes buildings for week after spring break 

State and education leaders across Michigan are concerned about COVID-19 cases spiking after spring break, which is why the state’s largest public school district...

Families say athletic bans would exact a toll on rural transgender...

Katy Binstead’s 13-year-old transgender daughter, Emily Wilson, enjoyed playing basketball recreationally this past summer. When school reopened, she decided to try out for the...

COVID-19 metrics have met the threshold to close some businesses, but...

COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and case positivity rates are spiking across Michigan, but restaurants, bars and schools remain open with some health restrictions. In the early...

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