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The team identified cyanobacteria cells as the culprit for summer blooms, surviving at the bottom of the lake during the winter and reemerging in the spring.

Under the surface of Lake Erie lies a vast and complex ecosystem of plants and animals.

Students, faculty, and Ann Arbor residents march through Ann Arbor to protest the recent dismissal of former Attorney General Jeff Sessions and in support of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the 2016 presidential election.

In the wake of President Donald Trump’s decision to dismiss former Attorney General Jeff Sessions, more than 400 students, faculty and city residents marched through Ann Arbor streets Th

As the midterm election results rolled in late Tuesday night, guests filled the Sound Board Theater at the MotorCity Casino Hotel in Detroit for the Michigan Democratic Party’s election watch night

As the midterm election results rolled in late Tuesday night, guests filled the Sound Board Theater at the MotorCity Casino Hotel in Detroit for the Michigan Democratic Party’s election watch night. As Michigan Democrat winners were called, they addressed an enthusiastic audience wit

Several University of Michigan students were turned away from polling stations on Tuesday due to issues with their voter registration.

Several University of Michigan students were turned away from polling stations on Tuesday due to issues with their voter registration.

Michigan residents have approved Proposal 1, legalizing Marijuana across the state by allowing adults over 21 to possess 2.5 ounces of marijuana, securely store up to 10 ounces and grow up to 12 plants per household.

Michigan residents have approved Proposal 1, legalizing Marijuana across the state; Proposal 2, a constitutional amendment that establishes a committee to carry out the congressional redistricting process; and Proposal 3, the Promote the Vote 

After months of rallies, voter registration tables and student government videos, many students were finally able to stand in line and cast their ballots on Tuesday

After months of rallies, voter registration tables and student government videos, many students were finally able to stand in line and cast their ballots on Tuesday.

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In a race that took until Wednesday morning to call, Democratic challengers Jordan Acker and Paul Brown have unseated Republican incumbents Andrea Fischer Newman and Andrew Richner on the University of Michigan Board of Regents.

Debbie Dingell was re-elected as the U.S. representative for Michigan’s 12th District after running unopposed.

Debbie Dingell was re-elected as the U.S. representative for Michigan’s 12th District after running against Republican Jeff Jones. This will be Dingell’s second term, succeeding her husband John Dingell, the longest-serving U.S. representative in history.

Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., was re-elected to the U.S. Senate, defeating Trump-backed Republican John James.

Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., was re-elected to the U.S. Senate, defeating Trump-backed Republican John James. Stabenow was originally elected to the U.S. Senate in 2000 as Michigan’s first female senator after serving two terms in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Democrat Dana Nessel was elected attorney general of Michigan, succeeding Republican gubernatorial candidate Bill Schuette.

Democrat Dana Nessel was elected attorney general of Michigan, succeeding Republican gubernatorial candidate Bill Schuette. Speaker of the Michigan House of Representatives Tom Leonard, R-Dewitt conceded to Nessel with 97 percent of precincts reporting Wednesday morning.