Lansing

School Hallway
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An 11-year-old girl is the third person to die after a weekend car crash at a Lansing school.

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WLNS-TV Lansing (WKAR media partner)

Authorities say two people are dead and three children are severely injured following a crash into a closed mid-Michigan school.

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The City of Lansing has teamed up with online retailer eBay on a program aimed at increasing the online reach of local businesses.


TGAR Book Club Luncheon
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WKAR and the Capital Area District Library (CADL) explored and celebrated reading for The Great American Read!

Mark Bashore / WKAR

The state Department of Natural Resources is hosting a series of bear hunting clinics over the next few weeks.

Lansing
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Michigan officials say they're seeing higher numbers of bats with rabies.

Jamie Paisley

If you walk along Lansing River Trail over the next few months, you may see a few new objects along the way which catch your eye and maybe your ear. WKAR’s Jamie Paisley has more about Lansing’s new ARTpath.


Capital building photo
Wikimedia Commons

Michigan would close a prison to save $19 million in the next fiscal year under a budget agreement struck by lawmakers.

Police Lights
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Police say two girls and a young man were injured when someone fired shots into a crowd amid a large fight at an apartment complex in mid-Michigan.

Police Lights
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New analysis shows Lansing, Grand Rapids and several of Metro Detroit’s Downriver communities are experiencing higher rates of opioid overdoses. 

Baby
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Anonymity could help make sure abandoned babies are left in safe places. That’s the idea behind new legislation in Lansing.


Lansing Mayor Andy Schor has submitted his first budget proposal in office to the city council. New to the office, Schor describes the spending plan as “largely a continuation budget from previous years.”

R.E. Olds Museum Executive Director Bill Adcock signs papers to complete building purchase photo
R.E. Olds Museum photo

The R.E. Olds Transportation Museum has completed the purchase of its building and property from the city of Lansing for $2.

Andy Schor photo
Scott Pohl / WKAR-MSU

Lansing Mayor Andy Schor has decided to slow down the process of redeveloping City Hall, saying "this is a fifty year decision."


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The remains of a U.S. soldier from Michigan who died while in captivity during the Korean War have been identified and are being returned to the state for burial.

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