Eel
Jan. 18 2019
A proposed aquaculture project could make Michigan the first state to commercially raise African longfin eel, a species native to the Western Indian Ocean and a popular food in Japan, China and South...
InghamCountyMason
Jan. 18 2019
The idea behind reducing supervision fees paid by individuals on parole or probation is, surprisingly, to raise money
Obs
Jan. 18 2019
A state loan reimbursement program is working to attract obstetricians to Northern Michigan, and while it’s been “beneficial,” there’s still a ways to go to address these rural...
STUNGUNPHOTO
Jan. 18 2019
A group that advocates for the safety of women and the elderly is pushing to legalize stun guns in Michigan for people who are at least 21
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Gender, racial disparities still pervade local municipalities
Jan. 18 2019
A City Pulse investigation revealed several key disparities among employees hired within townships, cities and other governmental agencies within the Greater Lansing region. The overarching trend: Municipalities...
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Six downtown streets scheduled to shift by 2020
Jan. 18 2019
Six, one-way streets in downtown Lansing will soon shift to two-lane traffic by 2020
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Unlicensed facilities to reopen with untested products
Jan. 18 2019
About 70 unlicensed, medical marijuana facilities can reopen across the state as officials overturn industry regulations, unkink the supply chain and move to bolster patient access in Michigan
Jan. 17 2019
The 72-year-old veteran has some “strong opinions” about what he called understated consequences of smoking pot. Studies show early use could hinder brain development. Hall also claimed most...
Jan. 17 2019
Not everyone there supports the business side of the industry, he said. And he might understand the market more than most. Harns is also the spokesman for Michigan’s Department of Licensing and Regulatory...
HeritageHall
Jan. 17 2019
Another $85 million for a “learning center” and underground parking ramp was too much. And once the geothermal holes started being drilled into the Capitol’s west lawn, the thought was...
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Jan. 17 2019
But as officials prepare to come to the table, the potential for cost savings isn’t necessarily clear. And results from a recent survey indicate most people are already satisfied with their courtroom...
Weed
Jan. 15 2019
TUESDAY, Jan. 15 — As a statewide medical marijuana shortage continues to pervade Michigan, a newly formed trade association aims to streamline the licensing process and provide a unified voice for
slotkin
Jan. 15 2019
We know the frequent knock on former 8th District Congressman Mike Bishop. He never seemed to be around Lansing. Fair or not, it felt like is his public visits were few and far between
CrystalAward
Jan. 14 2019
Nominations are now open for the city of East Lansing’s annual Crystal Awards, where those who make “outstanding contributions” to the community are honored for “passion and commitment...
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Jan. 14 2019
A new chief has arrived at the Lansing Fire Department
190111pablo
Jan. 11 2019
Pablo’s Mexican Restaurant, an Old Town staple, received the Lansing Economic Development Corporation’s initial approval to plant new roots in REO Town at the former Standard Oil “Red...
greb
Jan. 11 2019
Kyle Kaminski’s “Private Government Emails Raise Transparency Concerns,” posted online Jan. 9, did not misquote me but merely reduced me to a black-and-white cartoon
180110 RINK
Jan. 10 2019
Bust out the skates. A new ice rink opens today at Washington Park — if it is cold enough
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Legal medical marijuana drought keeps licensed shops shuttered
Jan. 10 2019
“Many patients will see their local stores close, making a hardship for sick and ill individuals,” according to Rick Thompson, a founding board member at the Michigan chapter of the National...
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'Very difficult decision;' search begins immediately
Jan. 10 2019
Taking over the entire museum for several weeks, “The Transported Man” ran the gamut from a jaw-dropping upside-down, lifesized elephant sculpture by Daniel Firman to a tent full of real, flashing...