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COVID-19 scrambles census plan, leaders stress online option

Michigan kicked off the largest census campaign in state history with bipartisan leaders in February, allocating a record $16 million for outreach and preparation...

COVID-19 impact: Some jobless benefits extended; gyms, movie theaters, other businesses...

Some Michiganders won’t have to worry about how they’ll afford to feed their families or keep the lights on.   That’s due to new action from...

Column: Life in COVID-19 quarantine: One reporter’s account

Editor's Note: This column is by Lisa Sorg, a reporter for the Michigan Advance's sister outlet, N.C. Policy Watch. My elbows were filthy. The outsides had...

Upton may face toughest race in decades, hasn’t ‘thought about’ endorsing...

WASHINGTON — Democrats have their sights on the seat of longtime U.S. Republican Rep. Fred Upton as a prime pickup opportunity this fall.  The 66-year-old...

Breaking: Whitmer shutting down bar, restaurant dine-in service at 3 p.m....

The Michigan Advance has confirmed that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will order all Michigan bars and restaurants to stop their dine-in service due to the...

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...

Michigan now has 53 coronavirus cases

Within a few hours after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and state officials gave an update on coronavirus in Michigan, the Michigan State Police announced Sunday...

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...

Price gouging could cost you $500 during coronavirus outbreak, AG cracking...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order Sunday to impose restrictions on price gouging in response to the COVID-19 outbreak in Michigan that has...

Michigan now has 33 coronavirus cases, many bars still jammed for...

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) announced Saturday evening that eight adults tested positive for COVID-19, a disease caused by a...

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