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gov gretchen whitmer announces new rules to limit spread of covid in michigan
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced a new statewide epidemic order to limit the spread of the coronavirus -- here’s how the new restrictions will affect you.
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construction at quonset hut in core city neighborhood of detroit
PLEASE SUPPORT US NOW Now is the time to support Planet Detroit’s local independent nonprofit environmental journalism. Starting now—through December 31—NewsMatch will match your new monthly donation 12x or double your one-time gift, all up to $5,000.
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Voyager curbside pickup dockside
Social distancing doesn't mean you have to miss out on fresh seafood, melt-in-your-mouth cookies, mile-high sandwiches and more.
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We spotlight the best (safe) things to do right now in Detroit and nearby, with a focus on connection, creativity and community.
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detroit map turn of the century
Detroit borders are infamously contentious, from Grosse Pointe barriers to 8 Mile's symbolism -- and we’re still experiencing the effects of border disputes 100 years later.
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belle isle flooding
While it may not see hurricanes or wildfires, climate change will present Detroit with challenges. The solution? Building resilience with the basics.
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Canadian cannabis greenhouses are one of the reasons behind glowing skies over the Detroit River -- and a concern for migratory birds.
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eviction crisis is coming for michigan. illustration shows family using sinking house as life raft
Despite a citywide reassessment, experts say taxes in the city continue to be inflated.
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anger january 6
It is impossible to remove the duality of race from how we experienced the insurrection at the Capitol -- or from our anger and fear.
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