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Whitmer expands COVID-19 therapeutic recovery options to ease rising hospitalization numbers

While the pandemic continues to worsen here in Michigan, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday urged Michiganders who contract COVID-19 and have pre-existing conditions to...

McDonald aims to bring human-first approach to Oakland County prosecutor’s office

A big shift is underway in Oakland County. Karen McDonald, just 103 days into her role as county prosecutor, is making way for a new...

Judge freezes Detroit marijuana business application process  

A federal judge on Wednesday halted the city of Detroit from processing recreational marijuana business applications. U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman issued a temporary restraining...

‘This could set women back generations’: The pandemic recession’s toll on...

When the COVID-19 pandemic began driving women from their jobs en masse a little more than one year ago, West Michigan Works employees were...

Whitmer gets COVID shot, calls on GOP lawmakers to take vaccine...

As Gov. Gretchen Whitmer took her first of two COVID-19 Pfizer vaccination shots on Tuesday in Detroit, she urged GOP lawmakers to join her...

Duggan rips GOP election bills, calls them ‘voter suppression’

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan on Monday blasted a recently introduced set of GOP election reform bills and called them “deeply troubling.” “It needs to get...

Column: What Michigan’s response to the 1918 flu epidemic can teach...

On Jan. 11, 2021, nine officials from Baraga County in the Upper Peninsula signed a letter stating that they would not enforce restrictions aimed...

Metro Detroit Teamsters-7 Up strike ends after 21 days

The Teamsters Local 337 strike against Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) that owns 7 Up has ended after 21 days. The metro Detroit union and 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...

Stabenow, Tlaib highlight need for more behavioral health clinics amid COVID-19...

U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Lansing) and U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Detroit) and advocates said Thursday that more certified behavioral health clinics are needed in...

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