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...
Jan. 18 2019
Six, one-way streets in downtown Lansing will soon shift to two-lane traffic by 2020
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...
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...
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
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...
Jan. 14 2019
A new chief has arrived at the Lansing Fire Department
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Jan. 10 2019
Bust out the skates. A new ice rink opens today at Washington Park — if it is cold enough
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...
Jan. 10 2019
Lansing Mayor Andy Schor is anxious to break ground on a downtown performing arts center. Larger cities like Grand Rapids and Detroit for decades have stolen away concert crowds that might have otherwise...
Jan. 8 2019
Despite widespread voter support, elected officials in Delta Township have turned their backs on the recreational marijuana market with a unanimous vote to ban the industry within their borders
Jan. 8 2019
Overcoming the sentiments she expressed two years that a candidate for reelection should not be president of the Lansing City Council, Carol Wood accepted a second term as the Council’s head last...
Jan. 7 2019
Ingham County Commissioner Mark Grebner said it’s a necessity for public officials to use private email to conduct public business. Otherwise, he argues, nothing would get done
Jan. 4 2019
A new vice president will likely be installed on Lansing’s City Council next week, but not without the vehement objection of one councilwoman who’d much rather have her son take the job
Jan. 3 2019
“We should focus on the betterment of the tri-county region. Too often, conversation centers on Washington, D.C., or one party or another. Elected officials need to focus on their responsibilities...
Dec. 27 2018
Important stories abounded, among them: The fiery death of a mother and child in public housing in Lansing, which led to replacing the head of the Lansing Housing Commission and a hard look at conditions;...
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Dec. 26 2018
City officials are looking to update state law and ramp up enforcement following complaints about neighborhood dogs, repeatedly left out in the cold to whine throughout the winter nights
Dec. 21 2018
With a nod from the state, a second medical marijuana dispensary is licensed in Lansing