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Mark Brush / Michigan Radio

Two bills introduced this week in Lansing would increase the legal penalties for large boat operators who don’t pass cautiously through the Straits of Mackinac.

State Lawmakers and Governor Gretchen Whitmer are now forced to work together on Michigan's coronavirus repsonse after a state Supreme Court ruling upended the Governor's emergency powers.
WKAR-MSU

Democratic Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s emergency powers were upended the first Friday in October when the Michigan Supreme Court declared a 1945 law unconstitutional. The ruling, which the state Supreme Court announced this week took immediate effect, sent the state government into a tailspin.

Another Suspect Charged In Alleged Michigan Kidnap Plot

Oct 15, 2020
Courtesy / Michigan Executive Office of the Governor

Michigan’s attorney general charged an eighth person Thursday in what authorities have described as a foiled scheme to storm the state Capitol building and kidnap officials, including Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.

A new smartphone app has launched to help reduce the spread of the Coronavirus at Michigan State University. The free app is called MI COVID Alert. It’s a joint project of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, the Ingham County Health Department, and MSU.

Daniel Boothe

The Trump Campaign made a stop in West Michigan Wednesday, as United States Vice President Mike Pence held a rally in Grand Rapids.

Pandemic Changes The Game For Fall HS Sports: Fewer Fans In The Stands And Less Revenue

Oct 15, 2020
High School Sports
Eli Atzenhoffer

Lansing-area high school programs prepare for a budget hit, as the Friday night game atmosphere will be smaller and bringing in lower revenues.

Future Wolverine And Current ELHS FB Star Andrel Anthony Jr. Faces Uncertainties Of COVID-19 Head-On

Oct 15, 2020
Andrel Anthony Jr.
Twitter: @andrel_jr

EAST LANSING, Mich. - East Lansing High star senior wide receiver Andrel Anthony Jr., one of the top position recruits in the class of 2021, has experienced a wild off-season.

Tom Izzo
Flickr / Creative Commons

The Michigan State men's and women's basketball teams have opened up practice! Listen to what head coaches Tom Izzo and Suzy Merchant have to say about the upcoming season. 


Petition Drive To Prohibit LGBTQ Discrimination Moves Forward Another Step

Oct 14, 2020
Public Domain

The Fair and Equal Michigan campaign that seeks to amend Michigan's civil rights law to add anti-discrimination protection for LGBTQ people has submitted more than 483,000 petition signatures to state election officials, according to an announcement by the group on Tuesday.

United States Congress

Michigan Congressman Bill Huizenga announced on Twitter on Wednesday that he has tested positive for the coronavirus.

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