Transgender policy debate mirrors national politics
Aug. 23 2018
Lists of more than 1,400 names last week were turned into Ingham County officials amid an effort to remove board members Greg Talberg, Christopher Lewis, Nancy Deal and Sarah Belanger. The petitions weren’t...
Aug. 23 2018
THURSDAY, AUG. 23 — A lawsuit filed by the Lansing Board of Water & Light seeks to recover thousands of dollars in damages after a local internet provider bored into an underground electrical line...
Aug. 21 2018
TUESDAY, AUG. 21 — A southside watering hole is likely to stay closed after state regulators revoked its liquor license amid a growing number of complaints from the Lansing Police Department. And...
Morgan likely appointee to fill out his term
Aug. 16 2018
Reports show Louney emailed officials at Sparrow Health System for input regarding his campaign and to discuss an opponent’s “strange” behavior. Dozens more showed Louney contacted various...
City to select third-party contractor for ‘aggressive’ improvement schedule
Aug. 16 2018
Lansing Mayor Andy Schor released the results Tuesday of inspections from LHC apartments at LaRoy Froh and the South Washington Complex. The findings detailed hundreds of issues ranging from rodent infestations...
Lawn Alternatives Multiple locations
Aug. 16 2018
The lack of rain, paired with this season’s uncomfortably high temperatures, has distressed the region’s ubiquitous manicured lawns. Frankly, few things are so curious as watering one’s...
Aug. 16 2018
“The personal is political. A lot of women didn’t think we’d have to fight these fights again,” Greig said. “They’ve woken up. They said, ‘It’s up to me...
Officials: No maggots found at City Buffet
Aug. 16 2018
A Facebook user named Jolene “Joey Marie” Browning took to the Internet in May after she claimed to have served herself “steamed wontons and a side of maggots” from the Chinese...
Prominent developer eyes expansion after Ohio success
Aug. 16 2018
Schor — alongside eBay officials and a full cast of state politicians —announced Friday the state capital had been recently selected by the global online auction house for the next installment...
Aug. 16 2018
THURSDAY, Aug. 16 — A judge’s refusal to halt ongoing plans to boot one of the last remaining tenants from Lansing City Market opens the door for eviction proceedings to continue against Waterfront...
Aug. 15 2018
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 15 — Three people sickened after exposure to diseased pigs at the Fowlerville Family Fair are among few in the United States to contract a rare strain of influenza often labeled as...
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Aug. 14 2018
TUESDAY, AUG. 14 — Acting under pressure, Ingham County Commissioner Dennis Louney has submitted his resignation following allegations he violated campaign laws. Louney ten
Waterfront Bar and Grill could face eviction
Aug. 13 2018
MONDAY, AUG. 13 — A legal battle waged by one of the last tenants at the Lansing City Market could hinder plans to reinvent the space as a riverside bar clings to life and city officials plan to...
Prominent developer eyes expansion after success in Ohio
Aug. 10 2018
FRIDAY, AUG. 10 — Local entrepreneurs could soon push their products out to billions worldwide following what Lansing Mayor Andy Schor labeled a “perfect partnership” between eBay and...
Aug. 10 2018
FRIDAY, AUG. 10 — Ingham County Commissioner Kara Hope has called on Commissioner Dennis Louney to resign following growing criticism from his colleagues and several recently uncovered campaign finance...
Details scarce as Schor plans announcement
Aug. 9 2018
“The Retail Revival program is designed to advance existing economic development efforts by harnessing the power of technology and eBay’s global marketplace in support of the local business...
Mayor keeps City Market off the market
Aug. 9 2018
Amid speculation that a deal was already in the works to sell off the Lansing City Market to a developer, Mayor Andy Schor dropped his proposal to ask voters to approve the sale of the building, and the...
Rep. Cochran leads effort to correctly label them
Aug. 9 2018
Tangled clumps of so-called “flushable” wipes — many of which are not meant to be flushed — for years have caused problems for municipal wastewater facilities across the country....
Immigrant family separated after mother, kids deported
Aug. 9 2018
Monica and her boyfriend, José — identified only by first name by those fighting for their citizenship — have sought for years to escape violence across the border with their three young...
Aug. 8 2018
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 8 — Ingham County Commissioner Dennis Louney could soon face more legal trouble after dozens more campaign-related messages were found buried within his taxpayer-funded email account