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Detroit Free Press
Most LGBTQ friendly cities in Michigan: Detroit, Ann Arbor, E. Lansing, Ferndalefirst rainbow pride flag during a ceremony in Hart Plaza. Ann Zaniewski, Detroi
Detroit Free Press / Posted an hour ago
first rainbow pride flag during a ceremony in Hart Plaza. Ann Zaniewski, Detroit Free Press Ann Arbor, Detroit, East Lansing and Ferndale are the most LGBTQ friendly communities in Michigan, according to a new report from the Human Rights... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Respectfully share the road during fall harvestBy Marilyn Thelen Michigan State University Extension LANSING — Fall is a time
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted an hour ago
By Marilyn Thelen Michigan State University Extension LANSING — Fall is a time of changing colors, pumpkins, football games and harvest. Whether driving a piece of farm equipment or car, it is important to understand that speed and reaction time are... Read more
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MLive.com
Unemployment Insurance Agency targeted for reform after auto-adjudication uproarLANSING, MI - Penalties for unemployment fraud would decrease and those accused
MLive.com / Posted an hour ago
LANSING, MI - Penalties for unemployment fraud would decrease and those accused of fraud would get an advocate under broad reforms unveiled by a bipartisan coalition of House lawmakers on Thursday. Michigan's Unemployment Insurance Agency has come... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Should Michigan State University sell beer, alcohol during football games?EAST LANSING - John Sahajdack of Waterford stopped stirring a bowl of chili so
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 hours ago
EAST LANSING - John Sahajdack of Waterford stopped stirring a bowl of chili so he could jab the spoon into the air for emphasis. A good-natured argument had erupted between Sahajdack and his friend, Bob Piggott, also of Waterford, during a Michigan... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Bills unveiled to fix Michigan unemployment benefits systemLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan's unemployment benefits agency would assess smal
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 hours ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan's unemployment benefits agency would assess smaller penalties on jobless workers who are found to have committed fraud under newly introduced bipartisan legislation. The change is included in an eight-bill package... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Bills unveiled to fix Michigan unemployment benefits systemLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan’s unemployment benefits agency would assess smal
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 hours ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan’s unemployment benefits agency would assess smaller penalties on jobless workers who are found to have committed fraud under newly introduced bipartisan legislation. The change is included in an eight-bill package... Read more
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The State News
Know Thy Enemy: Battle-tested Hoosiers visit East Lansingof the crop of the Big Ten East — Ohio State, Penn State and Michigan, in that
The State News / Posted 2 hours ago
of the crop of the Big Ten East — Ohio State, Penn State and Michigan, in that order. And now, the Hoosiers visit East Lansing facing off against another ranked opponent in the Spartans. The Old Brass Spittoon is on the line as the rivalry is... Read more
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The State News
Spartan hotspots at MSU and in East LansingOver the past year, some changes have altered MSU and East Lansing. The State N
The State News / Posted 2 hours ago
Over the past year, some changes have altered MSU and East Lansing. The State News has compiled a list of these hotspots – and the changes to them – as a refresher to those returning for MSU’s Homecoming Week and its imminent festivities. Conrad’s... Read more
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The State News
Road closures and bus detours for Friday's Homecoming Paradethe Homecoming Parade comes the inevitable other side of the celebratory coin:
The State News / Posted 2 hours ago
the Homecoming Parade comes the inevitable other side of the celebratory coin: road closures. Large parts of downtown East Lansing will be either closed off entirely or closed to through traffic throughout the day of the parade. Along the parade... Read more
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The State News
Homecoming no distraction for Spartansagainst Indiana. Starting last Sunday, the festivities commenced for MSU’s ann
The State News / Posted 2 hours ago
against Indiana. Starting last Sunday, the festivities commenced for MSU’s annual homecoming week. It’s a time in East Lansing where Spartan alumnus and fans alike flock to campus to soak in the week-long entertainment and end the week by... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Michigan jobless rate rises to 4.3% in SeptemberLANSING — Michigan's unemployment rate rose by four-tenths of a percentage poin
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 4 hours ago
LANSING — Michigan's unemployment rate rose by four-tenths of a percentage point to 4.3 percent in September as the number of people in the workforce rose by 17,000. Figures released Wednesday by the Michigan Department of Technology, Management &... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan State football: Kevin Jarvis steps up on offensive lineState has gotten solid contributions on the offensive line from Kevin Jarvis af
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 hours ago
State has gotten solid contributions on the offensive line from Kevin Jarvis after David Beedle's injury EAST LANSING — In the wake of junior offensive guard David Beedle’s absence, freshman Kevin Jarvis surpassed the expectations of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Contents of abandoned Michigan safe deposit boxes up for auctiondoes not take action on the property, is three years. The public can inspect t
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 hours ago
does not take action on the property, is three years. The public can inspect the auction items from 3-8 p.m. Friday at the Lansing Center, 333 E. Michigan Ave. in Lansing. The auction takes place Saturday and Sunday at the Lansing Center. Doors... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Amazon bid exposes Michigan's brain drain, creates opportunity to fix itpleas for a more robust reinvestment in higher education have been largely igno
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 5 hours ago
pleas for a more robust reinvestment in higher education have been largely ignored. And there has been little discussion in Lansing on what exactly is the strategic goal of the state's education system. Amazon's surprise announcement in early... Read more
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Times Leader
Wisconsin seniors compete in granny basketballDe Soto, a childhood player and daughter of a basketball coach, formed the Gran
Times Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
De Soto, a childhood player and daughter of a basketball coach, formed the Granny Basketball League in 2005 while living in Lansing, Iowa. After overseeing the formation of 30 teams in nine states, Trammel and fellow enthusiast Linda Schmitz, 64, of... Read more
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The Davison Index
Fat Guy Corner | October 19, 2017kick off is at 7:30 p.m. I think Penn State will crush the Michigan Wolverines.
The Davison Index / Posted 9 hours ago
kick off is at 7:30 p.m. I think Penn State will crush the Michigan Wolverines. The Indiana Hoosiers will travel to East Lansing to play Sparty. I like the Spartans to win another football game. The Spartan kick off is at 3:30 p.m. These Wings... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
October 19, 2017kick off is at 7:30 p.m. I think Penn State will crush the Michigan Wolverines.
Lapeer Area View / Posted 10 hours ago
kick off is at 7:30 p.m. I think Penn State will crush the Michigan Wolverines. The Indiana Hoosiers will travel to East Lansing to play Sparty. I like the Spartans to win another football game. The Spartan kick off is at 3:30 p.m. These Wings... Read more
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MLive.com
Bill would hit Nestle with $20M annual state bottled water taxLANSING, MI -- A Republican state lawmaker has introduced a bill that would imp
MLive.com / Posted 11 hours ago
LANSING, MI -- A Republican state lawmaker has introduced a bill that would impose a per-gallon tax on bottled drinking water production in Michigan, a move which the state's largest water bottling company quickly called "inappropriate." House Bill... Read more
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The State News
Auto Town gallery preserves Lansing's storied automotive pastSome of the audio files were originally held on cassette tapes. The subject mat
The State News / Posted 11 hours ago
Some of the audio files were originally held on cassette tapes. The subject matter is even older, reaching to Lansing auto workers' experiences as far back as the 1920s. However antiquated the Lansing Auto Town gallery might seem,... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Goodrich qualifies for state meet, Bobcats miss cut | October 19, 2017Central with 17. Grand Blanc was third with 10, Midland had five, Traverse City
Grand Blanc View / Posted 11 hours ago
Central with 17. Grand Blanc was third with 10, Midland had five, Traverse City West and Saginaw Heritage both had two and Lansing and Grand Ledge both ended with no points. Ben Shapiro began his run at No. 1 Singles with a 6-1, 6-0 win over Alex... Read more
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The Burton View
Loving the four seasons | October 19, 2017kick off is at 7:30 p.m. I think Penn State will crush the Michigan Wolverines.
The Burton View / Posted 11 hours ago
kick off is at 7:30 p.m. I think Penn State will crush the Michigan Wolverines. The Indiana Hoosiers will travel to East Lansing to play Sparty. I like the Spartans to win another football game. The Spartan kick off is at 3:30 p.m. These Wings... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Loving the four seasons | October 19, 2017kick off is at 7:30 p.m. I think Penn State will crush the Michigan Wolverines.
Swartz Creek View / Posted 12 hours ago
kick off is at 7:30 p.m. I think Penn State will crush the Michigan Wolverines. The Indiana Hoosiers will travel to East Lansing to play Sparty. I like the Spartans to win another football game. The Spartan kick off is at 3:30 p.m. These Wings... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Welcome! | October 19, 2017met here. “My host family is perfect and their friends are really nice,” she s
Swartz Creek View / Posted 12 hours ago
met here. “My host family is perfect and their friends are really nice,” she said. She hopes to see Chicago, Detroit and Lansing while she’s here, and she’d like to visit some parks and lakes. Her plans include attending a university to study... Read more
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Flint Township View
Loving the four seasons | October 19, 2017kick off is at 7:30 p.m. I think Penn State will crush the Michigan Wolverines.
Flint Township View / Posted 12 hours ago
kick off is at 7:30 p.m. I think Penn State will crush the Michigan Wolverines. The Indiana Hoosiers will travel to East Lansing to play Sparty. I like the Spartans to win another football game. The Spartan kick off is at 3:30 p.m. These Wings... Read more
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MLive.com
State rep calls Sandhill Cranes 'ribeye of the sky' and proposes hunting seasonLANSING, MI -- Opening up Sandhill Cranes to a hunting season would give Michig
MLive.com / Posted 20 hours ago
LANSING, MI -- Opening up Sandhill Cranes to a hunting season would give Michigan hunters a chance to eat the "ribeye of the sky," says Rep. James Lower, R-Cedar Lake. Resolutions don't have the force of law, but this one urges the state's Natural... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Oakland County launches entrepreneur boot campoffice to learn about and use additional county resources. The treasurer's off
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 20 hours ago
office to learn about and use additional county resources. The treasurer's office received a $25,000 grant from Lansing-based Community Economic Development Association of Michigan in 2014 to establish the center through a public-private... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Split Senate votes to let charter schools get regional taxesLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Charter schools would receive revenue from voter-approved
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 20 hours ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Charter schools would receive revenue from voter-approved property tax hikes under legislation a divided Michigan Senate approved Wednesday, as Democrats accused majority Republicans of “stealing” from traditional... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas high school football points, district standings… 168 … -8 BV Southwest … 3-4 … 244 … 270 … -12 Mill Valley … 3-4 … 193 … 260
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
… 168 … -8 BV Southwest … 3-4 … 244 … 270 … -12 Mill Valley … 3-4 … 193 … 260 … -21 Leavenworth … 3-4 … 82 … 159 … -27 Lansing … 2-5 … 151 … 127 … -12 KC Turner … 2-5 … 103 … 234 … -39 KC Washington … 2-5 … 94 … 282 … -45 KC Harmon … 0-7 …... Read more
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Philly.com
Jim Harbaugh a savior? Not in Ann Arbor right now | Mike Jensenago in Ann Arbor, Mich. — the same Michigan State which had given up 38 in a lo
Philly.com / Posted 20 hours ago
ago in Ann Arbor, Mich. — the same Michigan State which had given up 38 in a loss to Notre Dame two weeks before in East Lansing, Mich. — told us Michigan isn’t playing with the big boys right now. Seeing OT attached to Michigan’s win last week... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Senate OKs requiring equal coverage of oral cancer drugsExperts study the patient's cancer genes and match treatments to mutations that
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 hours ago
Experts study the patient's cancer genes and match treatments to mutations that seem to drive the disease. (October 18) AP LANSING — Michigan would become the latest in a long line of states to require equal insurance coverage of chemotherapy... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit Lions fans tend to lean Democrat, FiveThirtyEight poll sayslook at how NFL fans lean politically, team by team. The folks at FiveThirtyEi
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 hours ago
look at how NFL fans lean politically, team by team. The folks at FiveThirtyEight - the ESPN-hosted website built by East Lansing native Nate Silver that specializes in statistical analysis - broke down a data set of 2,290 American NFL fans who... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Blue Jays watching Guerrero's defence at third more than hip shakesa couple of times a week. So he’s excited.” The 18-year-old slashed .323/.425/
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 21 hours ago
a couple of times a week. So he’s excited.” The 18-year-old slashed .323/.425/.485 over a combined 119 games at low-A Lansing and advanced-A Dunedin this past season. More impressive is that he walked 76 times against only 62 strikeouts,... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Michigan jobless rate rises to 4.3 percent in SeptemberLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan's unemployment rate rose by four-tenths of a per
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 21 hours ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan's unemployment rate rose by four-tenths of a percentage point to 4.3 percent in September as the number of people in the workforce rose by 17,000. Figures released Wednesday by the Michigan Department of Technology,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Charter schools would get more public money under new billLANSING — The Michigan Senate passed a controversial bill Wednesday that will a
Detroit Free Press / Posted 22 hours ago
LANSING — The Michigan Senate passed a controversial bill Wednesday that will allow charter schools in the state to collect revenues from enhancement millages levied by intermediate school districts. Republicans said the bill would treat all... Read more
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MLive.com
Automotive Component Carrier says it will lay off 60 in Flint Twp., LansingFLINT TWP., MI -- Automotive Component Carrier says it is laying off 60 employe
MLive.com / Posted 22 hours ago
FLINT TWP., MI -- Automotive Component Carrier says it is laying off 60 employees in Flint Township and Lansing after losing a bid to provide certain transportation services to General Motors. In a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Senate OKs requiring equal coverage of oral cancer drugsLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan would become the latest in a long line of states
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 22 hours ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan would become the latest in a long line of states to require equal insurance coverage of chemotherapy regardless of whether the drugs are given by needle or taken orally under a bill advancing in the Legislature. The... Read more
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MLive.com
DEQ testing lake as contaminated water is released by dam breachDEQ and Department of Natural Resources were onsite Monday and Tuesday this wee
MLive.com / Posted 23 hours ago
DEQ and Department of Natural Resources were onsite Monday and Tuesday this week, and samples were sent to be analyzed in Lansing Wednesday morning. "We wanted to get an idea of (if the breach) is causing any kind of unreasonable release of... Read more
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The State News
Spartan Roundup: Volleyball splits weekend series, Midnight Madness to take place Fridayhad a total of 101 kills this weekend. The 13-4 Spartans will next play the 13
The State News / Posted 23 hours ago
had a total of 101 kills this weekend. The 13-4 Spartans will next play the 13-7 Wolverines Wednesday at 7 p.m. in East Lansing. That game will air on ESPNU as part of "Jam Jenison." The Spartans will then play the Maryland Terrapins Saturday at... Read more
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The State News
ELPD unveils new policy requiring council permission to buy surveillance equipmentEast Lansing Police will implement a new policy requiring them to get permissio
The State News / Posted 23 hours ago
East Lansing Police will implement a new policy requiring them to get permission from city council before buying surveillance equipment. At the discussion only East Lansing City Council meeting Tuesday night, ELPD Chief Larry Sparkes presented the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Split Senate votes to let charter schools get regional taxesLANSING, Mich. (AP) - A divided Michigan Senate has voted to let publicly funde
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 hours ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A divided Michigan Senate has voted to let publicly funded charter schools get a piece of property taxes collected under county-wide millages. Voters in six intermediate school districts in Michigan have approved the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Week 8 Computerized Kansas high school football predictionsValley … 9.5 … * AQUINAS … 118.1 … 113.8 … Blue Valley North … 17 … BV SOUTHWE
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
Valley … 9.5 … * AQUINAS … 118.1 … 113.8 … Blue Valley North … 17 … BV SOUTHWEST … 96.8 … 87 … BONNER SPRINGS … 14.4 … Lansing … 72.6 … 111.3 … CARROLL … 16.1 … Kapaun … 95.2 … 126.6 … Derby … 41.8 … CAMPUS … 84.8 … 90.5 … DODGE CITY … 12.7... Read more
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MLive.com
130-acre medical marijuana development to provide 1,000 new Michigan jobsto open up licensing for such projects. Upon completion of the development nex
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
to open up licensing for such projects. Upon completion of the development next year, the 130-acre space just southwest of Lansing will be home to one of the largest medical marijuana developments east of the Mississippi River, Managing Director... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Schererville man killed when Lamborghini crashes in Glenwood, police sayman was killed early Wednesday after he lost control of his high-powered sports
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
man was killed early Wednesday after he lost control of his high-powered sports car on Illinois Highway 394 near Glenwood Lansing Road in south suburban Glenwood, police said. Shortly after 2 a.m., 29-year-old Joseph A. Rodgers, of Schererville,... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Senate OKs confidentiality for parents who give up newbornLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Legislation headed toward Gov. Rick Snyder's desk would p
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Legislation headed toward Gov. Rick Snyder's desk would protect the confidentiality of parents who give up their newborn by leaving the child at a hospital or with emergency responders. The Safe Delivery of Newborns Law,... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
New record-size fish caught in Upper PeninsulaMichael Lemanski of Florence, Wisconsin LANSING, Mich. – For the second time t
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
Michael Lemanski of Florence, Wisconsin LANSING, Mich. – For the second time this year, there is a new record-sized fish in the state of Michigan. The state Department of Natural Resources confirmed Wednesday that Michael Lemanski of Florence,... Read more
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The State News
ELPD responds to man who appears to have accidentally shot himselfman, it was not the same person who accidentally shot himself. The Wyoming, Mic
The State News / Posted yesterday
man, it was not the same person who accidentally shot himself. The Wyoming, Michigan man was not located. East Lansing Police took a man into custody Monday who appeared to have accidentally shot himself after pursuing a tip from the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Week 8 Computerized High School Football PredictionsValley … 9.5 … * AQUINAS … 118.1 … 113.8 … Blue Valley North … 17 … BV SOUTHWE
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Valley … 9.5 … * AQUINAS … 118.1 … 113.8 … Blue Valley North … 17 … BV SOUTHWEST … 96.8 … 87 … BONNER SPRINGS … 14.4 … Lansing … 72.6 … 111.3 … CARROLL … 16.1 … Kapaun … 95.2 … 126.6 … Derby … 41.8 … CAMPUS … 84.8 … 90.5 … DODGE CITY … 12.7... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
I want the courage to kneel during the anthem | Guest columnthe progress players and owners are making for social justice reform. USA TODAY
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
the progress players and owners are making for social justice reform. USA TODAY Sports Earlier this month, I attended the Lansing Symphony Orchestra concert at Michigan State University’s Wharton Center. The next morning the local headline was... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan's Rebecca Brunner falls short in NSYNC battle on 'The Voice'season 13 of "The Voice" on Tuesday night after she lost her battle against Min
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
season 13 of "The Voice" on Tuesday night after she lost her battle against Minneapolis resident Esera Tuaolo. That leaves Lansing native Lucas Holliday, 26, as the only Michigan native remaining on NBC's reality singing competition. He advanced... Read more
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MLive.com
La Nina chance increasing and our winter heat bill may followwinters had the same situation as we expect this winter: 1983-84, 1984-85, 1995
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
winters had the same situation as we expect this winter: 1983-84, 1984-85, 1995-96, 2005-06, 2008-09. Let's look at Lansing as a middle of southern Michigan city. We can get a general feel for the southern half of Michigan's winters during... Read more
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