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At-risk community vaccine effort reaches more than 40K

More than 43,000 Michiganders who reside in communities with high at-risk factors have received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at various community...

Whitmer announces steps to fight payroll fraud 

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday announced rule changes for state contract bids. The protections, in connection to her 2019 executive directive, are designed to...

Rep. Jones reportedly facing one felony, two misdemeanor charges after I-96...

State Rep. Jewell Jones (D-Inkster) was found at the scene of a car crash on I-96 last week and spent the night in jail....

Michigan ‘witches’ take to the Capitol to protest sexism in politics

A few dozen people, garbed in cloaks and witches hats while carrying brooms, gathered in front of the state Capitol steps Wednesday evening to...

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...

Michigan Medicaid expansion tops 900K enrollees

Michigan's expanded Medicaid program, known as Healthy Michigan, now has 900,100 enrollees. This is the highest enrollment in the plan made possible by the Affordable...

MIOSHA extends emergency worker rules

The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) this week extended its emergency rules, originally issued Oct. 14, 2020, aimed at protecting Michigan workers,...

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...

Civil rights leader on GOP-sponsored voter reform bills: ‘They have placed...

A few hundred people rallied at the state Capitol on Tuesday to protest a set of GOP bills that significantly roll back voter reforms...

Michigan CEOs speak out against voter restrictions

Dozens of Michigan company leaders spoke up Tuesday against a voter restriction package that was introduced by Republicans in the Legislature last month.  Thirty-seven CEOS...

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