Aggregated Michigan News Articles
- A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
Times-Herald(Port Huron). December 13, 2018 Mercury finally getting cleaned up Those of us who lived through the 1970 mercury scare might be surprised to learn that the hazard still lies on the bottom of the St. ...
The Associated Press. Washington Times. Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:01:04 -0500.
- College basketball: Nick Ward's big night helps Michigan State win in a rout
Michigan State gave up a basket, and Nick Ward immediately took off. The 6-foot-9, 245-pound forward beat everyone down the court and took a long pass for a layup. ...
Associated Press. Los Angeles Times. Sun, 16 Dec 2018 18:55:00 PST.
- Michigan woman is killed after being crushed at an Indiana tollbooth when she got out of her car
A Michigan woman has died after being rescued from her own vehicle crushing her last week at a tollbooth in northwest Indiana. Luciana Ortiz, 40, was pinned between her SUV and a tollgate.
Daily Mail. Sun, 16 Dec 2018 22:02:51 GMT.
- What to know about every NFC team heading into Week 15
Arizona: Rookie Josh Rosen completed a career-high 26 passes against Detroit last week after going three straight games with 12 or fewer completions. ...
Chuck Schilken. Los Angeles Times. Sun, 16 Dec 2018 04:15:00 PST.
- NBA roundup: Pistons finally win, end Celts' streak
Blake Griffin had 27 points, eight rebounds and six assists and the host Detroit Pistons snapped a six-game losing streak while ending the Boston Celtics' eight-game winning streak with a 113-104 victory on Saturday.
Reuters. Sun, 16 Dec 2018 01:13:41 -0500.
- Michigan Sand Dunes Attract Tourists, Swallow Properties
Sand dunes in the state of Michigan are a scenic attraction for many American and foreign tourists. These sand dunes expand and move. Over time, they swallow cottages and the vegetation around them, as VOA's Emre Elci reports.
Voice of America. Sun, 16 Dec 2018 01:00:00 -0500.
- HopCat to change the name of its 'Crack Fries' because drug addiction 'is not a joke'
A Michigan-based bar and restaurant chain plans to change the name of its "Crack Fries" in January to distance itself from a word associated with the drug epidemic.
ABC News. Sat, 15 Dec 2018 23:42:56 UTC.
- Rebuilding Detroit: A Woman Who Saves Homes
Nicole Curtis is all about before and after. She purchases abandoned, broken-down buildings and renovates them, giving them a new life. ...
Voice of America. Sat, 15 Dec 2018 03:30:00 -0500.
- Priest criticized teenager who killed himself at funeral
The Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit says it regrets that a priest officiating at a teen's funeral questioned whether he would get to heaven after killing himself.
Fox News. Sat, 15 Dec 2018 01:41:57 GMT.
- 'Father, please stop': Michigan family horrified when priest used teen's funeral to condemn suicide
When Maison Hullibarger died by suicide on Dec. 4, his parents - devout Catholics - began planning a funeral that would celebrate their 18-year-old son's life. ...
Katie Mettler. Chicago Tribune. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:44:00 PST.
- Michigan governor signs bills to gut wage, sick time laws
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed Republican-backed laws to significantly scale back citizen-initiated measures to raise the minimum wage and require paid sick leave for workers
ABC News. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:28:11 -0500.
- Michigan Unions Dodge Republican Attack In Lame-Duck Session
A plan by Michigan Republicans to weaken public-sector unions in the state
Yahoo. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:41:44 -0500.
- The Latest: Dems rip Snyder for gutting wage, benefit laws
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - The Latest on Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder's signing of minimum wage and paid sick leave laws (all times local): 4 p.m. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:02:47 -0500.
- Outgoing Michigan GOP Governor Signs Bills Gutting Minimum Wage Hike, Paid Sick Leave
Outgoing Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (R) on Friday signed off on legislation
Yahoo. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 15:12:09 -0500.
Michigan Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Michigan as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||9,928,300||0.11|
|July 1, 2015||9,917,715||0.02|
|July 1, 2014||9,915,767||0.17|
|July 1, 2013||9,898,982||0.12|
|July 1, 2012||9,887,238||0.11|
|July 1, 2011||9,876,213||-0.01|
|July 1, 2010||9,877,495|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Michigan was 9,883,640.
In 2008, the estimated population of Michigan was 10,003,422, whereas
in 2006, the population of Michigan was about 10,083,878.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Michigan's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Michigan
web page. For maps of Michigan,
visit this Michigan Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Lansing, Michigan.
Michigan newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Michigan
can be found here.
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