LANSING — Democratic Sen. Gary Peters and Republican challenger John James staked out differing stances on the fight over President Donald Trump’s pending Supreme Court pick.
LANSING — Michiganders seeking their 10-cent deposit on bottles and cans will soon have more options for redeeming their deposits, according to the Michigan Department of Treasury.
LANSING — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said her use of emergency powers to manage the pandemic is not unique and she worries that efforts to take away her unilateral authority, if successful, could lead coronavirus cases to spike to dangerous levels in Michigan.
LANSING (AP) — President Donald Trump called Michigan's top election official a "Trump Hater" Thursday after the state mistakenly created overseas absentee ballots that didn't list Vice President Mike Pence.
Dave Sullivan has gone from working quietly alone at his Ann Arbor home to spending every minute of every day alongside his wife and three young kids with remote-learning schedules.
There were 680 new cases of the coronavirus and 11 new deaths related to COVID-19 in Michigan on Wednesday, the state health department reported.
DETROIT — U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials report that, despite seasonal declines, Great Lakes water levels remain high as fall storms approach.
The state health department's daily report of coronavirus cases for Monday is delayed due to technical difficulties, the agency said on its website.
LANSING — The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is asking local officials in nine counties to consider rescheduling outdoor activities that occur after dusk, especially those involving children, as cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis increase.
About 625,000 essential workers in Michigan who put in time during the height of the COVID-19 lockdown and don’t have a degree are eligible for free college under a plan detailed Thursday by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.
WARREN (AP) — Joe Biden traveled to suburban Detroit on Wednesday to make a direct appeal to blue-collar workers who might have voted Republican four years ago but now regret it – attempting to rebuild the once fabled Democratic “blue wall” that crumbled and helped catapult Donald Trump to t…
LANSING — A justice of the Michigan Supreme Court raised pointed and repeated questions Wednesday about whether the 1945 emergency law relied on by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer was ever intended to deal with a health pandemic.
Here is the latest information on the coronavirus in Michigan, including the number of cases state offices report and other updates affecting West Michigan.
LANSING — Michigan drivers would no longer need a hard copy of a vehicle’s registration or an annual sticker on license plates under pending legislation.
Michigan will start to track and publicly release the names of specific schools that are the source of coronavirus outbreaks, the state’s chief medical executive said Wednesday.
LANSING — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Thursday that gyms can reopen after 5 1/2 months of closure and organized sports can resume, lifting some coronavirus restrictions that lasted longer in Michigan than in many other states.
The state health department reported 685 new cases of the coronavirus on Thursday, raising Michigan's confirmed case count to 104,395 since the pandemic began in March.
LANSING — Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder backed Joe Biden for president on Thursday, becoming the latest high-profile Republican to support the Democratic nominee over President Donald Trump.
LANSING — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Wednesday she will make an announcement "very soon" on the reopening of gyms and clarifying the standing of high school and other youth sports, noting that she is aware many are anxious about their status amid the coronavirus pandemic.
DEARBORN (AP) — The validity of some parishioners’ sacraments like marriage and confession are under question after after a Dearborn priest learned his baptism was invalid earlier this month.
The state Legislature did not meet this week, and its next session is scheduled for Sept. 1. So, rather than votes, this Roll Call Report describes some recently introduced bills related to insurance during the coronavirus epidemic, including unemployment insurance. All were referred to a co…