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A new Michigan education model shows promising signs for students in...

After two years of a new state approach to struggling schools, a recent study shows it has improved student achievement, giving educators and experts...

MSU students demand support for immigrants, sanctuary school status

Some Michigan State University students are demanding the administration declares it a sanctuary school and provide more support and resources for undocumented and Deferred...

LaFave comes under fire for Detroit hunting social media post

Two recent photos posted by state Rep. Beau LaFave (R-Iron Mountain) are being called insensitive and racist by some of his colleagues. One photo depicts...

Dow reaches $77M pollution settlement

Dow Chemical Co. will settle a lawsuit with federal, state and tribal governments for $77 million worth of projects over decades of hazardous waste...

Shirkey offers no apology for comparing abortion to slavery in radio...

In a recent radio interview, Michigan’s Senate GOP leader compared the “scourge” of abortion to slavery – and he’s not backing down from the comparison. Senate...

Michigan House pays tribute to Neeley

State Rep. Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) is leaving the Legislature, as he won his election Tuesday to be the next mayor of Flint, defeating incumbent...

Your moment from ‘Veep’: No need to turn clocks back under...

Updated, 8:25 a.m It was a sad day when "Veep" ended its run on HBO, but thankfully, we all got to reminisce about one of...

Bills you may have missed: SOS wait times, oil subsidies and...

Ahead of the Legislature’s rapidly approaching hunting break, here is this week’s Michigan Advance roundup of noteworthy recent legislation you may have missed. Regulating horse-drawn...

Whitmer recognizes Michigan veterans at Capitol 

The Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA) hosted a number of student veterans, women veterans and Vietnam veterans during a recognition ceremony at the Capitol...

Enviros, tribes call on Whitmer to shut down Line 5 before...

A coalition of more than a dozen Michigan organizations have sent a formal request to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, urging her to take immediate action...

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