How nostalgia for an economic past changes Michigan politics today

There was a moment during the pandemic when things felt optimistic for many. The labor market was getting tighter, people...

Ambassador Bridge protest impacting auto industry 

The Ambassador Bridge remains shut down by protesters, and it might start having an impact on the local economy. About...

Is it Time Detroit Stopped Being the ‘Motor City’?

Hear WDET's report by clicking on the audio player above. Ralph Nader, pedestrians on Woodward Avenue, Detroit City Councilmember Scott...

Families and aging populations see benefits in Big 3’s shift to larger vehicles

Automakers are responding to consumer trends that have been moving away from sedans and are investing in larger vehicles such...