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MLive.com
Michigan egg producers try to back out of deadline to have cage-free chickensLANSING, MI - Eight years after agreeing to it, Michigan's egg producers are se
MLive.com / Posted an hour ago
LANSING, MI - Eight years after agreeing to it, Michigan's egg producers are seeking to push back a deadline by which they must provide cage-free housing for egg-laying hens. Senate Bill 660, introduced by Senate Majority Leader Arlan Meekhof, would... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Michigan Legislature cuts fines after jobless fraud scandalLANSING, Mich. (AP) - The Michigan Legislature has unanimously voted to cut hig
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted an hour ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - The Michigan Legislature has unanimously voted to cut high financial penalties for collecting excessive unemployment benefits while easing the ability for employers and claimants to report cases of identity theft. The... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Legislature cuts fines after jobless fraud scandalLANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Legislature has unanimously voted to cut hig
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted an hour ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Legislature has unanimously voted to cut high financial penalties for collecting excessive unemployment benefits while easing the ability for employers and claimants to report cases of identity theft. The... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
5 things to know for December 13chain to offer this insanely cheesy snack at the national level. The snack wil
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 hours ago
chain to offer this insanely cheesy snack at the national level. The snack will officially be available on Friday, just in time for "Star Wars" fans. There are two Regal Theater locations in Michigan; one near Lansing, and the other near D... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Retiree benefit bills get final passage in Michigan LegislatureLANSING - LANSING — The Legislature gave final approval Tuesday to a watered do
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 hours ago
LANSING - LANSING — The Legislature gave final approval Tuesday to a watered down version of bills that are designed to ensure municipalities fully fund retiree pension and health care plans. The final version of the bills, now headed to Gov. Rick... Read more
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MLive.com
House panel OKs bill making English Michigan's official languageLANSING, MI - The House Government Operations Committee on Wednesday approved a
MLive.com / Posted 3 hours ago
LANSING, MI - The House Government Operations Committee on Wednesday approved a bill that would designate English as Michigan's official language. House Bill 4053 would designate English as the official language for all public records in Michigan.... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Ballot drive launched to keep Michigan's prevailing wage law intactLANSING — Construction trade groups launched a 2018 ballot drive Tuesday to kee
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 5 hours ago
LANSING — Construction trade groups launched a 2018 ballot drive Tuesday to keep intact Michigan's 52-year-old law that requires "prevailing" wages and benefits for workers on state-financed building projects, calling it a backup plan in case the... Read more
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MLive.com
New football field, track in the works at Westwood Heights schoolsof more than $6 million, but Toal said, "We don't want to go that far" and is s
MLive.com / Posted 6 hours ago
of more than $6 million, but Toal said, "We don't want to go that far" and is speaking with advisors and a legal team in Lansing about raising funds. "This would be taking on a couple million in debt," he said, with the district reticent to use... Read more
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MLive.com
Plan to stop more hunting at Bay City state park entails nixing name changeresidents who opposed more hunting could get their wish, but it's could cost th
MLive.com / Posted 7 hours ago
residents who opposed more hunting could get their wish, but it's could cost the park its name change. At a meeting in Lansing on Thursday, Dec. 14, the stakeholders who requested the name change are going to rescind their proposal in hopes... Read more
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MLive.com
Wednesday snowstorm brings snow right at the wrong timetotal snowfall forecast at noon Wednesday, December 13, 2017 shows the dusting
MLive.com / Posted 12 hours ago
total snowfall forecast at noon Wednesday, December 13, 2017 shows the dusting of snow spreading into far southeast Lower. Lansing westward to Grand Rapids and western Lower could have up to 2" of snow by noon. Snow should increase in intensity... Read more
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The State News
Site plan passes for new 10-story apartment building at Bogue, Grand Riverbuilding will house 347 apartments and 585 beds. Its site plan and special use
The State News / Posted 12 hours ago
building will house 347 apartments and 585 beds. Its site plan and special use permit were unanimously approved by the East Lansing City Council in a special meeting Tuesday evening. The new development will be built by Core Campus Lansing, LLC,... Read more
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The State News
Budget cuts, medical marijuana spotlight City Council meetingPossible budget cuts was the biggest talking point at the East Lansing discussi
The State News / Posted 12 hours ago
Possible budget cuts was the biggest talking point at the East Lansing discussion-only City Council meeting Tuesday evening. No decisions have been made yet, and it might be a while before everything is figured out, Councilmember Ruth Beier... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
High school basketball score, boxes for Dec. 12, 2017.29 Hill City 56, Oberlin-Decatur 27 Jefferson West 61, Atchison County 27 KC
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
29 Hill City 56, Oberlin-Decatur 27 Jefferson West 61, Atchison County 27 KC Christian 60, Horton 46 KC Turner 68, Lansing 66 Maize South 68, Andover Central 57 Marysville 62, Concordia 43 McPherson 73, Abilene 31 Nemaha Central 46,... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
LIVE SCOREBOARD: Tuesday's Scores & Stats0. Totals: 19 10-14 53. 3-pointers: M 9 (Flick 7, Stayton 2); M 5 (Hoyt 2, Til
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
0. Totals: 19 10-14 53. 3-pointers: M 9 (Flick 7, Stayton 2); M 5 (Hoyt 2, Tillotson, O’Donnell, Burke). JV: Moravia won. Lansing 49, Whitney Point 47 Lansing ..... 2 13 22 12 - 49 Whitney Point .....15 18 9 5 - 47 Lansing: Joe Miller LaBar 4... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Part-time legislature group continuing to seek signatureshave mailed hundreds of thousands of petitions to voters in the hopes they will
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 17 hours ago
have mailed hundreds of thousands of petitions to voters in the hopes they will gather signatures from friends and family. LANSING — Organizers of a ballot drive to make the Michigan Legislature a part-time body and slash lawmakers’ pay said they... Read more
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The State News
Heavy snow expected Wednesday to hit Ingham Countywinter," according to the post. "And it will be VERY cold, with temperatures in
The State News / Posted 18 hours ago
winter," according to the post. "And it will be VERY cold, with temperatures in the 20 degree range much of the day." East Lansing Director of Public Works Scott House advised students to plan for extra time amid the snowstorm and to be ready for... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Ballot drive launched to keep prevailing wage law intactdrive to protect the state's prevailing wage law on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 at t
The Middletown Press / Posted 19 hours ago
drive to protect the state's prevailing wage law on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 at the electrical contractors group's office in Lansing, Mich. The Republican-led Legislature next year could pass an initiated bill to repeal the law. less Patrick Devlin,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Georgia Farwellof Tampico, and Joseph (Wendy) Schultz of Prophetstown; two sisters, Phyllis Ma
SaukValley.com / Posted 20 hours ago
of Tampico, and Joseph (Wendy) Schultz of Prophetstown; two sisters, Phyllis Markus of South Holland and Roberta Grant of Lansing; one brother, Robert (Lynn) Stier of Munster, Indiana; one son-in-law, Klaus Koch of Western Springs; seven... Read more
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MLive.com
Retiree health care changes headed to Gov. Rick Snyder for signatureLANSING, MI - A pared-down version of the bills to address unfunded pension and
MLive.com / Posted 20 hours ago
LANSING, MI - A pared-down version of the bills to address unfunded pension and retiree health care liabilities in Michigan communities made its way through the chambers Tuesday and is headed to Gov. Rick Snyder's desk. The bills attempt to address... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Legislature approves municipal retirement funding billsLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Bills designed to get a handle on municipalities' underfu
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 20 hours ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Bills designed to get a handle on municipalities' underfunded employee retirement benefits are going to Gov. Rick Snyder's desk for his expected signature. The Legislature overwhelmingly approved the legislation Tuesday, after... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Ballot drive launched to keep prevailing wage law intactLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Construction trade groups launched a 2018 ballot drive Tu
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 20 hours ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Construction trade groups launched a 2018 ballot drive Tuesday to keep intact Michigan’s 52-year-old law that requires “prevailing” wages and benefits for workers on state-financed building projects, calling it a backup plan in... Read more
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FOX Business
Legislature takes final votes on retirement funding billsLANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Legislature began taking final votes Tuesday on l
FOX Business / Posted 21 hours ago
LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Legislature began taking final votes Tuesday on legislation aimed at getting a handle on municipalities' underfunded pension and retiree health care plans, after majority Republicans last week backed away from provisions... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Legislature takes final votes on retirement funding billsLANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Legislature began taking final votes Tuesday
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 21 hours ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Legislature began taking final votes Tuesday on legislation aimed at getting a handle on municipalities' underfunded pension and retiree health care plans, after majority Republicans last week backed away from... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Ballot drive launched to keep prevailing wage law intactLANSING — Construction trade unions are launching a ballot drive to keep intact
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 21 hours ago
LANSING — Construction trade unions are launching a ballot drive to keep intact Michigan's law that requires better wages and benefits for workers on state-financed building projects. The Republican-led Legislature could vote early next year to... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Michigan's 'spice queen' opens storefront in Grand Ledgein sales, but it was born out of necessity with $100 worth of ingredients and o
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 23 hours ago
in sales, but it was born out of necessity with $100 worth of ingredients and one craft show booking. BY RACHEL GRECO / Lansing State Journal Pam Redman’s business selling her own dry spice mixes for use in dips and salsa generates more than... Read more
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MLive.com
Ann Arbor is the best college town in America, study sayswhich examined average costs in a variety of areas like pizza, burgers, fitness
MLive.com / Posted 23 hours ago
which examined average costs in a variety of areas like pizza, burgers, fitness clubs, apartment complexes and more. East Lansing, the home of Michigan State University, was ranked 12th thanks in large part to its social environment rank of... Read more
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MLive.com
Snow systems coming fast now, next one targets southern MichiganGrand Rapids, Ludington, and Manistee should have 2" or 3" of new snow. Lighter
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
Grand Rapids, Ludington, and Manistee should have 2" or 3" of new snow. Lighter amounts of 1" to 2" could be as far east as Lansing and Jackson. Light snow will just be starting in southeast Michigan. Alberta Clipper snow systems are fast movers.... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ballot drive launched to keep prevailing wage law intactLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Construction trade unions are launching a ballot drive to
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Construction trade unions are launching a ballot drive to keep intact Michigan's law that requires better wages and benefits for workers on state-financed building projects. The Republican-led Legislature could vote early next... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Single-digit wind chills across the Chicago area this Tuesday morningChicago…16/1 Aurora/Sugar grove…16/2 O’Hare…18/3 Rockford…15/3 Waukegan…16/
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
Chicago…16/1 Aurora/Sugar grove…16/2 O’Hare…18/3 Rockford…15/3 Waukegan…16/3DeKalb…17/4 Pontiac…19/4 Midway…19/4 Wheeling/Palwaukee…18/5 Romeoville/Lewis Univ…18/5 ... Read more
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MLive.com
Schuette, Calley vie for Republican gov spot as top backers clashLANSING, MI - As Michigan Republicans push toward a gubernatorial primary next
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
LANSING, MI - As Michigan Republicans push toward a gubernatorial primary next year, pundits what's shaping up is in part a proxy race between supporters of Gov. Rick Snyder and President Donald Trump. "It's looking like this gubernatorial contest... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City Athlete of the Week: Seaman’s Nathan HeinenHeinen, a 5-foot-11 guard, scored a career-high 24 points and hit four 3-pointe
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Heinen, a 5-foot-11 guard, scored a career-high 24 points and hit four 3-pointers in Seaman’s 81-48 victory over Lansing last Friday. Heinen, also an All-City pick in cross country, is averaging a city-high 20.5 points through two games... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
80 parcels of Michigan land for sale in sealed-bid auctionLANSING, Mich. (AP) - The state of Michigan is auctioning off 80 parcels of sur
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - The state of Michigan is auctioning off 80 parcels of surplus public land, mostly in the central and northern Lower Peninsula and the Upper Peninsula. The sealed-bid auction begins Tuesday and runs through Jan. 10. Properties... Read more
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TribLIVE
Nurse used free time to volunteer, help othersPomeroy was loyal to her alma mater. She and her grandchildren went to the Penn
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Pomeroy was loyal to her alma mater. She and her grandchildren went to the Penn State-Michigan State football game in East Lansing last month and watched Michigan State upset Penn State. She was preceded in death by her husband. She is survived... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Michigan panel urges temporary shutdown of Mackinac pipelineLANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary s
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary shutdown of twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac until their operator can finish inspections and repair coating gaps, after some members expressed concerns over a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Michigan panel to discuss future of underwater oil pipelinesLANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary s
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary shutdown of twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac until their operator can finish inspections and repair coating gaps, after some members expressed concerns over a... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Michigan panel urges temporary shutdown of Mackinac pipelineLANSING, Mich. (AP) — A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary s
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary shutdown of twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac until their operator can finish inspections and repair coating gaps, after some members expressed concerns over a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Michigan panel to discuss future of underwater oil pipelinesLANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary s
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary shutdown of twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac until their operator can finish inspections and repair coating gaps, after some members expressed concerns over a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Michigan panel to discuss future of underwater oil pipelinesLANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary s
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary shutdown of twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac until their operator can finish inspections and repair coating gaps, after some members expressed concerns over a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Michigan panel to discuss future of underwater oil pipelinesLANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary s
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary shutdown of twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac until their operator can finish inspections and repair coating gaps, after some members expressed concerns over a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Michigan panel to discuss future of underwater oil pipelinesLANSING, Mich. -- A government panel is scheduled for a briefing on a recent ag
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. -- A government panel is scheduled for a briefing on a recent agreement between Michigan officials and the company that operates twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac. The Michigan Pipeline Safety Advisory Board will discuss... Read more
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New York Daily News
Michigan panel urges temporary shutdown of Mackinac pipelineLANSING, Mich. (AP) — A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary s
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary shutdown of twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac until their operator can finish inspections and repair coating gaps, after some members expressed concerns over a... Read more
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FOX Business
Michigan panel urges temporary shutdown of Mackinac pipelineLANSING, Mich. – A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary shutdo
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. – A government safety panel on Monday urged the temporary shutdown of twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac until their operator can finish inspections and repair coating gaps, after some members expressed concerns over a... Read more
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MLive.com
Pipeline board advises Line 5 shutdown until repairs are madeLANSING, MI -- Criticism of Gov. Rick Snyder's deal to make Enbridge shut down
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
LANSING, MI -- Criticism of Gov. Rick Snyder's deal to make Enbridge shut down its controversial Line 5 pipeline under the Straits of Mackinac during high waves didn't just come from the public at the state's Dec. 11 pipeline board meeting. It also... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Michigan panel urges temporary shutdown of Mackinac pipelineLANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government panel is urging the temporary shutdown of tw
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government panel is urging the temporary shutdown of twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac until the company that operates them can finish inspections and repair coating gaps. The Michigan Pipeline Safety Advisory... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Michigan panel urges temporary shutdown of Mackinac pipelineLANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government panel is urging the temporary shutdown of tw
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A government panel is urging the temporary shutdown of twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac until the company that operates them can finish inspections and repair coating gaps. The Michigan Pipeline Safety Advisory... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
Women's Basketball Falls at St. Bonaventure, 65-62open up a double-digit lead on a Jaida Travascio-Green (Lisle, Ill.) 3-pointer
GoPSUsports.com / Posted yesterday
open up a double-digit lead on a Jaida Travascio-Green (Lisle, Ill.) 3-pointer with 3:12 left in the frame. Alisia Smith (Lansing, Mich.) followed with a layup and Penn State led, 33-21. After St. Bonaventure trimmed the lead to nine points on a... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Part-time legislature group seeks signatures by mail, adsLANSING, MICH. - Organizers of a ballot drive to make the Michigan Legislature
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
LANSING, MICH. - Organizers of a ballot drive to make the Michigan Legislature a part-time body and slash lawmakers' pay said they have mailed hundreds of thousands of petitions to voters in the hopes they will gather signatures from their friends... Read more
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MLive.com
House Speaker calls on MSU President Lou Anna K. Simon to resignLANSING, MI -- House Speaker Tom Leonard, R-DeWitt, is calling on Michigan Stat
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
LANSING, MI -- House Speaker Tom Leonard, R-DeWitt, is calling on Michigan State University President Lou Anna K. Simon to resign over the university's handling of sexual assaults at the hands of former Dr. Larry Nassar, a spokesman confirmed on... Read more
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MLive.com
'Finding Neverland' musical offers a sense of 'childlike wonder'EAST LANSING, MI -- The Broadway musical tour of "Finding Neverland" tells the
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
EAST LANSING, MI -- The Broadway musical tour of "Finding Neverland" tells the story of author and playwright J.M. Barrie and his most famous character, Peter Pan. Actor Billy Harrigan Tighe, who plays the "big leading role" while on the current... Read more
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MLive.com
State Sen. Coleman Young II to run for Congress in 13th Districthis experience to Congress to help bring federal support to the 13th District.
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
his experience to Congress to help bring federal support to the 13th District. "I have 10 years of elected experience in Lansing, and I will put my record up against anybody as having the most experience out of anybody that's getting in this race... Read more
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