2020-03-03 In 2016 voters in the state of Michigan shocked pollsters when they elected Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders as the winner of the Democratic presidential primary.
2020-03-02 It’s tempting to parse the word “ramshackle” into two separate words, “ram” and “shackle.”
2020-02-28 When you think of Detroit music in the 1960s, chances are the first thing that comes to mind is Motown Records. The iconic label produced some of that era's biggest hits.
2020-02-27 The new coronavirus has yet to make a confirmed appearance in Michigan. And while the bigger threat in the state is still the flu,
2020-02-26 On Monday, Livingston County became the 28th county in the state to pass a resolution supporting gun rights. These resolutions are not legally binding.
2020-02-25 Cape Canaveral might have a bit of competition up here in the north. The Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport near Lake Huron is being considered as a spot for a horizontal rocket launch site.
2020-02-24 Medicare for All took second place to the dust-ups Wednesday at the Democratic debate, but it's still a prominent issue for a lot of voters.
2020-02-21 If you’ve been online recently, chances are you’ve seen a few political ads popping up in your social media feeds. Behind the scenes,
2020-02-20 Almost as long as there's been email, there's been the question of what the plural of "email" should be.
2020-02-19 For architects, a groundbreaking ceremony is the beginning of a vision realized. But architect Donald White needed to break new ground in a much different way to get his career started.
2020-02-17 After a week of the usual chaos, Michigan State University has a new football coach.
2020-02-14 “We’re actually recording history because the water level has exceeded record levels, so we are experiencing something people have never seen,” Claypool said.
2020-02-13 The U.S. Patent and Trademark office in Detroit bears the name of Elijah McCoy, a pioneering African-American inventor.
2020-02-11 Michigan Democratic Congresswoman Debbie Dingell is on a mission.
2020-02-10 Sometimes a word slips into our language unnoticed. Before we know it, that word is everywhere.
2020-02-07 Gov. Gretchen Whitmer delivered the official Democratic Party response to the State of the Union address Tuesday night.
2020-02-06 You might know New Holland Brewing for its beer, but New Holland also is a distiller. Tammy Coxen of Tammy’s Tastings and I visited New Holland’s Grand Rapids brewpub called the Knickerbocker where the company also distills gin.
2020-02-05 Ruth Ellis was one of the oldest openly gay black women in the world when she died at 101 years old in 2000.
2020-02-04 We can be fined for "reckless" driving. So why aren’t we praised for "reckful" driving?
2020-01-20 This week, That's What They Say is taking some inspiration from the Simpsons. Specifically, we were amused by a clip in which Mr. Burns tells Smithers how much he's enjoying "so-called iced cream."
2020-01-19 It must be an election year. Right on cue, the trade wars are coming to an end.
2020-01-16 As a young, black Muslim woman growing up in Detroit, model and style blogger Leah Vernon rarely saw her own experiences reflected in media.
2020-01-15 For many of us, it is more pleasurable to look at pictures of beautiful sunrises than to get up and actually see beautiful sunrises.
2020-01-14 It’s a New Year and Michigan Radio has added a new voice. April Baer is the host of Stateside.
2020-05-29 An attempt to describe what makes the drawings funny lands you behind the eight ball.
2020-05-27 The private owners of the Edenville Dam have received multiple citations for negligence.
2020-05-26 she has also noticed some potential clients aren't making it to the shelter after calling.
2020-05-25 IONA has always been pretty tech-savvy.
2020-05-22 On a recent Saturday morning I sat down at my sewing machine. Normally I like to sew clothes, but lately I've been making cloth masks. I tapped into my mom’s seemingly endless supply of fabric and so far I’ve made about 30 for family and friends.
2020-05-23 with the lieutenant governor, and others in philanthropy and in public schools."