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Whitmer Gives 38,000 Childcare Workers a Bonus Using Money From American Rescue Plan
The Whitmer administration is also providing funds to nearly 6,000 childcare programs to help keep programs open, recruit new workers, and provide services to families who may not otherwise be able to afford the cost.
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‘We Have to Do More’: How Michigan Is Investing in its Senior Residents

From meal assistance to eliminating the pension tax, here is a look at what Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has been working on to support seniors across the state. 

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‘We Were Homeless’: Michigan Mom Shares Why She Wants a Higher Minimum Wage

The inflation rate is up big-time, but Michigan's minimum wage is lagging far behind. That's hitting home for families.

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Former GOP House Speaker Lee Chatfield Accused of Sexual Assault by Sister-in-Law 

“He destroyed me, and has controlled my life since I was 15-16, the past 10-11 years,” Rebekah Chatfield said.

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Magic in the Mitten: 51 Must-Visit Shops for Crystals and Herbs

Find rare crystals, organic herbs, and wellness rituals at Michigan’s most unique metaphysical stores.

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Provincial Pints: Michigan’s 30 Best Small Town Craft Breweries

The best hidden gems off the beaten path of the brew trail. Did your hometown craft brewery make the list?

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What’s Being Done About Racial, Ethnic Disparities Found in MSP Traffic Stops

“Michiganders deserve unbiased policing, transparency, and accountability from their state police, and that’s what they’re going to get,” said MSP Director Col. Joe Gasper. 

This Small Michigan City Is Hoping to Make a Big Impact Through Cutting Its Carbon Emissions

Ferndale Mayor Melanie Piana has her city leading the way toward carbon neutrality in Michigan. “We're just trying to do our part at the local level to impact the global level.”

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7 Michigan Ghost Towns You Might Not Find on Your Map

These are seven ghost towns you won’t believe were once booming.