Whitmer vetoes tax breaks related to virus-related expenses
Jun. 25, 2021 05:51 PM EDT
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer vetoed two bills Friday that would let businesses seek refunds for taxes paid on personal protective equipment,...
Mackinac Bridge Walk set for Labor Day after 1 year break
Jun. 25, 2021 12:00 PM EDT
ST. IGNACE, Mich. (AP) — The Mackinac Bridge Walk is returning this Labor Day after being canceled last year because of the pandemic. The 5...
The Latest: Maine nears 70% vaccination level for residents
By The Associated Press Jun. 25, 2021 06:01 AM EDT
Michigan House OKs big K-12 budget, pushes for July 1 deal
By David Eggert Jun. 24, 2021 10:24 PM EDT
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan House overwhelmingly approved a $65 billion state spending plan and the release of billions in federal COVID-19 relief aid...
Michigan bill to end extra unemployment benefit faces veto
By David Eggert Jun. 24, 2021 02:00 PM EDT
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Republican lawmakers voted Thursday to stop a $300 weekly federal supplement that is added to unemployed workers' benefits in Michigan,...
Unemployed workers can visit state offices starting June 30
Jun. 23, 2021 04:31 PM EDT
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan is reopening 12 state Unemployment Insurance Agency offices for in-person visits more than 15 months after they were closed due...
Detroit extends emergency order permitting virtual meetings
By Corey Williams Jun. 23, 2021 03:58 PM EDT
DETROIT (AP) — An emergence in COVID-19 variant cases has prompted Detroit to extend an order permitting in-person meetings without violations of the Open...
Michigan Senate GOP probe: No systemic fraud in election
By David Eggert Jun. 23, 2021 01:25 PM EDT
Whitmer signs $2.2B COVID-19 bill that releases federal aid
By David Eggert Jun. 23, 2021 11:35 AM EDT
Whitmer: Expand tuition aid to 22K more frontline workers
By David Eggert Jun. 22, 2021 03:09 PM EDT
Michigan ends workplace COVID-19 rules except in health care
By David Eggert Jun. 22, 2021 12:43 PM EDT
The Latest: Guam launching COVID-19 vaccine tourism program
By The Associated Press Jun. 22, 2021 02:43 AM EDT
'Time to play': Michigan reopens 15 months after pandemic
By David Eggert And Corey Williams Jun. 22, 2021 12:00 AM EDT
Michigan lifts indoor capacity limits, mask requirements
By David Eggert And Mike Householder Jun. 17, 2021 01:38 PM EDT
The Latest: Nevada to disburse $5 million in vaccine effort
By The Associated Press Jun. 17, 2021 02:27 AM EDT
Whitmer: Reinstate incentive so companies can hire workers
By David Eggert Jun. 16, 2021 06:41 PM EDT
Michigan Legislature passes $6.6 B in federal virus aid
By David Eggert Jun. 15, 2021 05:20 PM EDT
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Senate voted unanimously Tuesday to allocate nearly $4.4 billion in federal COVID-19 aid to K-12 schools after Republican...
Whitmer proposes use of $1.4B in federal child care aid
By David Eggert Jun. 14, 2021 04:48 PM EDT
Ballot drive targets Michigan law that underpins virus rules
By David Eggert Jun. 14, 2021 02:33 PM EDT
GOP governors tie economy to relaxed approach to coronavirus
By Bill Barrow Jun. 12, 2021 10:15 AM EDT