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Some clerks could get extra day to process ballots, but SOS...

The Michigan Senate passed legislation Tuesday that would allow some local clerks more time to process ballots for the Nov. 3 general election.  Senate Bill...

DHHS: 11 K-12 schools, 16 colleges have coronavirus outbreaks

At least 11 public schools and 16 colleges and universities are reporting new or ongoing COVID-19 outbreaks, according to new data released by the...

Whitmer, Nessel, Dems urge residents to vote during virtual rally

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, Attorney General Dana Nessel and a bevy of other Michigan Democratic politicians during a Saturday virtual rally conveyed support for Democratic...

Michigan can’t count absentee ballots until Election Day. A local clerk...

Updated, 1:31 p.m., 9/11/20, with comments from Gov. Whitmer's office Ingham County Clerk Barb Byrum this week sent a letter to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and...

Detroit lawmakers call for investigation into police violence against protesters

A group of elected officials this week called for an independent investigation into use of force by Detroit police against protesters and journalists over...

Lansing, Detroit and northern Michigan regions lag in last-minute census push

Census workers across the state have just under a month left to count every Michigander under a sped-up timeline. In total, 85.1% of Michigan households...

State to provide more support for Detroit elections

Detroit City Clerk Janice Winfrey and Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson announced Wednesday morning a partnership "to ensure the integrity and accessibility" of...

Coalition blasts Trump action in Detroit, calls for police chief to...

The Coalition for Police Transparency and Accountability on Tuesday rejected the President Trump administration’s Operation Legend initiative, called for the Detroit Police Department to...

Anti-police brutality group files federal suit against city of Detroit 

The anti-police brutality group Detroit Will Breathe Monday announced during a noon press conference held outside the Theodore Levin U.S. Courthouse that it has...

‘She was the entire right side of my body’: Detroit honors...

Omari Barksdale described Monday’s city of Detroit tribute to COVID-19 victims as “honorable” and “overwhelming.” ”It allows people to see the faces instead of just...

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