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Doctors, enviros want water shutoff moratorium extended after COVID-19 pandemic

On Saturday, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced an executive order directing public water utilities to immediately restore water service for every Michigander whose water has...

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...

A Senate probe found Lucido sexually harassed women. Now he’s running...

State Sen. Peter Lucido (R-Shelby Twp.) says he will run for Macomb County prosecutor this fall. This announcement follows a state Senate sexual harassment...

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...

COVID-19 has made immigrants fear seeking care, while Asian Americans feel...

The phones have been ringing off the hook at the Michigan Immigrant Rights Center. The voices coming through are a chorus on repeat: I’ve been...

Michigan reports 787 COVID-19 cases, 5 deaths

As of 10 a.m. Saturday, there are now almost 790 positive cases of COVID-19 in Michigan, although state officials believe the actual number of...

Coronavirus threatened to shut down March is Reading Month. So educators...

A year ago, classrooms of students would be lined up in desks or sitting in circles on the floor while teachers read their favorite...

Michigan Press Association wary of Whitmer electronic meeting order during COVID-19

A new state directive on how public bodies should conduct meetings during a pandemic quickly garnered praise from the Michigan Municipal League (MML) and...

Hanna-Attisha: 80% of Flint kids exposed to lead in water have...

Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha tells "60 Minutes" on CBS that early testing results show that 80% of children exposed to lead during the Flint water...

Report: SE Michigan govts. commit ‘highway robbery’ against Detroit drivers

Attorney Geoffrey Leonard recalls meeting with two African-American Detroit clients who had been ticketed for running through an Allen Park stop sign, which was...

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