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The Michigan Supreme Court will decide whether changes made to the state’s auto insurance law in 2019 are constitutional and issued an order saying insurance companies must continue paying the pre-2019 benefit levels until the case is decided.
Thu., Oct. 13, 2022 at 7 p.m. at WKAR and streaming | Join the conversation around this film by Abel Sanchez and Andres Alegeria. “A Song for Cesar,” with a blend of music, art, and rich historical images, brings a timely reminder of art’s role in progressive change.
Fri., Sep. 30, 2022 at 9 PM on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Celebrate the recipients of the 35th annual Hispanic Heritage Awards. The evening commemorating Hispanic Heritage Month includes performances and appearances by some of the country's most celebrated Hispanic artists and visionaries.
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Sparrow Health System is cutting hundreds of jobs. The health provider cited a net operating loss of $90 million for the first half of 2022.
Billion dollar budget passes. Guest: Christen Pollo advocating NO on Prop 3.
Legislature sends elections deal to governor’s desk to allow some pre-processing of absentee ballotsAfter months of negotiating, the Michigan Legislature has reached a deal on election bills that would allow local clerks in municipalities with more than 10,000 residents to start pre-processing absentee ballots two days before an election.
The process of changing the name of Lansing J.W. Sexton High School’s mascot is moving forward with a list of names to replace a name seen by some as insensitive.
The Biden administration has quietly changed its guidance to disqualify borrowers who have privately-held FFEL and Perkins loans.
El servicio de autobús en el centro comercial Frandor de Lansing continuará.
La temporada de influenza sea severa, expertos dicen que una vacuna contra la influenza puede ayudarLa gripe está regresando este otoño e invierno. El uso de máscaras, el distanciamiento social y el lavado constante de manos mantuvieron a raya los casos de gripe en los últimos dos años. Pero con la desaparición de la mayoría de las estrategias de mitigación de pandemias, la propagación del virus anual es aún probable esta temporada.
Una coalición de justicia social y otros grupos de defensa están instando a la administración de Biden en una carta a mantener cerrada la North Lake Correctional Facility para siempre.
Nearly 400 community members recently visited WKAR Public Media to commemorate one hundred years of service to the mid-Michigan and Spartan communities.
On Aug. 18, 2022, WKAR Public Media hosted a gathering of community leaders and special guests to help launch a yearlong celebration of a Century of Service.
PODCAST: ¿Qué Onda Michigan?
En el episodio del 30 de septiembre de ¿Qué Onda Michigan? les compartimos todo lo que tienes que saber sobre las vacunas de refuerzo actualizadas del coronavirus.
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LIV Golf nears television deal with Fox Sports; LeBron James expands portfolio to include...pickleball; Tom Izzo speaks during first preseason MSU men's basketball practice | Current Sports | Sept. 28, 2022Hear what MSU men's basketball head coach Tom Izzo had to say about the upcoming season!
Ashton Henderson, a four-year letter winner for Spartan Football from 2006 through 2009, returned to MSU in February of 2022 as executive associate athletics director for championship resources
Mrs. Pizzo's Workshop | FAQs
A: To foster social emotional growth in children, lean into differentiation, patience, and collective joy.
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Prabu David is joined by leading global futurist Shawn Dubravac for a peek into his crystal ball at the incredible future of consumer technology and the industrial economy.
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