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Milliken remembered as ‘great’ man, coalition builder at memorial service

Speakers fondly remembered the late William Milliken, Michigan’s longest-serving governor, during a moving 90-minute service held Thursday at Interlochen Center for the Arts located...

Updated congressional results: Hoadley squeaks by; Tlaib, Meijer score big

Updated, 8:24 a.m., 8/6/20 with winner in the 8th District Votes were still being counted in congressional primaries last night, given the influx of absentee...

Key state House races: Thanedar headed to Lansing, Whitsett holds on

It looks like millionaire Shri Thanedar will finally be coming to Lansing — as a member of the state Legislature in January. Here’s a look...

Coulter leads in Dem Oakland County exec race, 2 progressives ahead...

There were some big primaries for top local government offices on Tuesday, particularly in populous Southeast Michigan counties. Here's a look at where top races...

Congressional primaries: Tlaib has early lead against Jones, Hoadley could face...

In one of the most-watched U.S. House Democratic primaries in Michigan and beyond, U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Detroit) leads two-time rival Detroit City Council...

State reports more than 84K COVID-19 cases

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported Tuesday that 84,050 Michiganders have tested positive for COVID-19 and 6,219 have died from...

On this day in 1965: Michigan House delegation unanimously backs Voting...

The U.S. House on Aug. 3, 1965, approved the Voting Rights Act. The bipartisan final tally was an empathic 328-74. The spark that made way...

Tlaib and Jones split congressional elections in 2018. Now they’re squaring...

U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Detroit) and Detroit City Council President Brenda Jones have the distinction of both winning elections to represent Michigan’s 13th Congressional...

‘I didn’t expect to get tackled trying to do my job’ 

For Steve Neavling, it was a seminal moment. The veteran Detroit Metro Times investigative reporter described to the Advance how he was roughed up on...

Michigan tops 80K COVID-19 cases after lab reports delayed tests

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported Wednesday that 80,172 Michiganders have tested positive for COVID-19 and 6,172 have died from...

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