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City Council okays more road money, but most Lansing streets will remain pothole-ridden

City Council approved Lansing's 2019 fiscal year budget Monday, which increases funding for roads and code upkeep and slashes a City Market subsidy.


Published on 22 May 2018 | 4:46 pm

Lansing woman wins $150,000 playing powerball

Each month, Lansing resident Billie Lantis buys a month's supply of tickets from a liquor store in Kentwood.


Published on 22 May 2018 | 3:13 pm

Protesters arrested during rally at state office building in downtown Lansing

More than a dozen protesters were arrested Monday afternoon after blocking the entrance to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services in downtown Lansing, organizers said.


Published on 22 May 2018 | 1:13 am

Official: No cause found in Meridian Magnesium fire by fire investigators

Eaton Rapids fire chief says he was inside area of main plant about 15 minutes before initial blast in plant's tunnel area.


Published on 21 May 2018 | 9:26 pm

Former Webberville coach acquitted of one sex crime, convicted of another

Kenneth Tennant faces a maximum sentence of up to four years in prison after a jury found him guilty of accosting, enticing or soliciting a minor for an immoral purpose.


Published on 21 May 2018 | 8:36 pm

Putnam: 'This is it. This is how we're going to die,' but seat belts saved EL couple

The sheriff’s stepson, Thomas Waligorski, 19, died when he lost control of his vehicle in Eaton County last fall. He wasn't wearing a seat belt.


Published on 21 May 2018 | 7:11 pm

Police: Man returned to scene of fatal Lansing shooting to kick his victim in the head

Michigan State Police later arrested Michael Burton in Livingston County after forcing the vehicle off the road.


Published on 21 May 2018 | 4:42 pm

Drone footage from Meridian Magnesium fire


Published on 21 May 2018 | 2:35 pm

Meridian Magnesium fire investigation may be over, but no details yet

Eaton Rapids fire chief confirms Saturday report is done, but declines to give details. When will it be made public?


Published on 21 May 2018 | 1:18 pm

Prosecutor: Webberville-area man 'showered' teen girls with gifts after molesting them

A jury is expected to begin deliberating Monday in the case against an Ingham County man charged with sexually assaulting a teenage girl and accosting another girl in separate incidents several years ago at his home.


Published on 21 May 2018 | 1:14 pm

Small fire department in limbo after Grand Ledge company fails to deliver tanker

A fire department paid Etankers more than $53,000 to convert a semi truck chassis into a water tanker. It still hasn't delivered the finished vehicle.


Published on 21 May 2018 | 10:30 am

Former MSU President Lou Anna Simon agrees to testify before U.S. Senate subcommittee

Former Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon has accepted an invitation to testify before a Senate subcommittee.


Published on 20 May 2018 | 8:02 pm

Thousands turn out for the East Lansing Art Festival


Published on 20 May 2018 | 6:51 pm

Remembering Lansing's Malcolm X on his 93rd birthday

Before he was Malcolm X, he was a Lansing kid named Malcolm Little. He later grew to be one of the most influential civil rights leaders in history.


Published on 19 May 2018 | 10:15 pm

For years, Chinese students flocked to MSU. Now their numbers are declining.

Around the table inside the MSU Union occupied by Jianshu Jian and Xi Chen, their fellow students were frantically typing away at final projects.


Published on 19 May 2018 | 9:54 pm

Park Service aims to manage surge in Pictured Rocks visitors

The National Park Service is seeking public input on how to manage a dramatic increase in visitors to Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.


Published on 19 May 2018 | 4:42 pm

Michigan close to finalizing stricter lead rules for water

Gov. Rick Snyder’s administration is nearing completion of the country’s strictest drinking water rules for lead.


Published on 19 May 2018 | 4:33 pm

Potter Park Zoo staff mourning death of Willow the moose

Willow, the Potter Park Zoo's female Alaskan moose, died today after suddenly falling ill.


Published on 18 May 2018 | 11:53 pm

Man who tried to attack prosecutor with shank faces new longer sentence

A man sentenced to at least 20 years in prison for trying to attack a Lansing-area prosecutor in court is facing a longer punishment after an appeal.


Published on 18 May 2018 | 6:30 pm

Snyder debuts anonymous sexual assault hotline

Gov. Rick Snyder has announced a confidential 24-hour sexual assault hotline in the coming weeks.


Published on 18 May 2018 | 5:24 pm

As Larry Nassar victims push for reforms at Michigan State, insurers could be an ally

Michigan State University will pay Larry Nassar's victims $500 million, but the "army of survivors" wants more and could get an assist from insurers.


Published on 18 May 2018 | 2:23 pm

Mom admits embezzling $400,000 from 9-year-old son's medical trust

Kasie Pruden-Rivera also pleaded guilty to one count each of animal cruelty and having unlicensed dogs


Published on 17 May 2018 | 7:38 pm

Couch: It's time for Michigan State to stop fighting with Nassar's victims

A half-billion dollar settlement should be the last time there are two sides on this issue


Published on 17 May 2018 | 5:47 pm

Meet "Capital City Wonder Woman" Katie Whittaker


Published on 17 May 2018 | 4:52 pm

Chinese MSU graduates talk about their experiences

Michigan State University graduates from China, Haoyun Liung and Lulu Chen, talk about their time living in East Lansing for college.


Published on 17 May 2018 | 3:58 pm

His heart stopped beating for 40 minutes. This week, he met the people who saved his life.

Andy Belyou stopped breathing before he even arrived at Sparrow Carson Hospital. Medical staff worked frantically to get his heart going again.


Published on 17 May 2018 | 1:28 pm

Cool Spaces: MSU Broad Art Lab


Published on 15 May 2018 | 3:22 am

Stephanie Angel: For my 20 year anniversary at LSJ, I want to become a true Michigander

As I come up on my 20-year anniversary in Greater Lansing and at the Lansing State Journal, I’m determined to earn some additional Michigander stripes.


Published on 14 May 2018 | 9:13 pm

The Fledge


Published on 14 May 2018 | 3:43 pm

Shee B Baking opens in the Lansing City Market


Published on 14 May 2018 | 12:03 pm

Hometown fans in Bath, Michigan cheer on Amanda Cooper for UFC 224 bout

Fans gathered at the American Legion in Bath, Michigan, to cheer on hometown star Amanda Cooper for her UFC 224 with Mackenzie Dern on May 12, 2018.


Published on 13 May 2018 | 6:06 am

Listen: 911 calls for fire at Meridian Magnesium

Listen to the calls to Eaton County Dispatch during the Meridian Magnesium fire.


Published on 11 May 2018 | 6:11 pm

Wardcliff group wants elementary school reopened

Jesse Green, with Families for Reopening Wardcliff School, walks his son around the school's grounds and talks about his desire to see it reopened.


Published on 11 May 2018 | 3:02 pm

Patricia Horrocks talks about her husband, values of the business

Patricia Horrocks, wife of Jerald Horrocks, talks about her husband and the core values of her family business.


Published on 9 May 2018 | 6:53 pm

More Michigan kids die despite 10 years of trying to fix the system meant to protect them

More Michigan kids are dying from abuse or neglect a decade after a federal lawsuit forced the state to spend millions of dollars on improvements.


Published on 3 May 2018 | 1:31 pm

Inside the investigation and prosecution of Larry Nassar

Before the world knew Larry Nassar's name and his crimes, Andrea Munford and Angela Povilaitis were building their case one voice at a time.


Published on 8 April 2018 | 1:56 am

Who killed Jody? It depends who you ask

It didn't take long for police to find the bindle of heroin in Jody Mosher's purse. But it took more than three years for the criminal justice system to resolve the biggest questions surrounding her death.


Published on 23 March 2018 | 1:29 am

At MSU: Assault, harassment and secrecy

Victims’ stories, records reveal how MSU’s inaction may have contributed to ‘sexually hostile environment’


Published on 25 January 2018 | 5:31 pm

Finding Charles Rogers

He was once called the best player in college football. Now Rogers works at an auto repair shop on Florida's gulf coast.


Published on 11 December 2017 | 8:02 pm

Serial killers, unsolved homicides: A look at some of Lansing's infamous cases

The murder of Ricky Holland, the disappearance of Paige Renkoski and two serial killers are among some of Lansing's most infamous cases.


Published on 25 October 2017 | 10:44 pm

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