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Quarantine Impact: How Three In-Person Businesses are Handling the Pandemic

The COVID pandemic has thrown a wrench into how a lot of local businesses are functioning. We spoke with three local businesses to see how they’re holding up.

Grace Goes Free: Detroit Teen Incarcerated for Not Doing Homework is Set Free

After being in juvie for months because of not doing virtual homework, Grace is finally allowed to go home. But are there more ‘Grace’s’ out there?

The Great Ballot Debate: How Absentee Voting During The Pandemic is Causing Political Controversy

This year’s August and November elections are high stakes. Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden even called November’s election one for “America’s Soul.” One could even argue America is as divided as it was in the 1960s, or even the 1860s when there was an actual Civil War going on. Add a pandemic and the real

COVID-19 Testing Locations in Washtenaw County

As COVID-19 testing continues, multiple clinics and hospitals in Washtenaw County are offering testing. Testing methods include nasal swab and blood draw options but vary by each location. Testing requirements and hours may change so please call ahead or check the website for the most up to date information.  Ascent Urgent Care & Walk-In Clinic

November’s Election is Fast Approaching, Are You Ready to Vote?

Registering to vote is more important now than ever before. With a pandemic, protests, and general chaos, restoring our democracy is one of the most important goals we should have with the Presidential Election in November.  If you haven’t registered to vote, there is still time! The Michigan Secretary of State has made a simple

The Truth About Human Trafficking: Local expert Bridgette Carr dispels common myths and offers real solutions

The phrase “human trafficking” can conjure up terrifying images of teenage girls being snatched up at the local mall— a problematic misconception about the realities of human trafficking.  Bridgette Carr, director of the University of Michigan Law Human Trafficking Clinic, explains that “buying into this type of narrative is harming those who are actual victims