East Lansing

East Lansing High School student, Alle Bazela holds a Friends-themed Monopoly game.
Alle Bazela

If you shop at some downtown East Lansing businesses in the next month, you might see photos on display taken by East Lansing High School students and staff.

They’re part of a community art exhibit focusing on the theme of “ELHS Family Strong,” or what has kept people going during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Twitter / City of East Lansing

A new Community Engagement Team in East Lansing will work on conflict resolution and crisis intervention for the city’s police department.


East Lansing city hall sign photo
WKAR file photo

Michigan-based software company TechSmith will consolidate its operations at a new facility in East Lansing.

Okemos High Star Golfer Allison Cui Adds Another State Title To Her Resume

Dec 10, 2020
High School Sports
Elena Shklyar

Cui, a junior, came from behind to win her second straight Michigan prep title. Those that know Cui and her game say this could be the start of her major golf career.

Joshua Langford
WKAR-MSU / Al Martin

On this pre-Thanksgiving edition of Current Sports, we preview tonight's MSU men's basketball matchup against Eastern Michigan. Hear from senior guard Joshua Langford. Also, we bring to you the MSU football Mel Tucker press conference. 

Mid-Michigan Moves Outdoors To Find Joy And Exercise During Pandemic

Oct 13, 2020
Chase Garland

Michigan State senior Chase Garland sees the move outside first-hand, both by working at Moosejaw and find his own solace in the fresh air.

buildings and clock
Courtesy / City of East Lansing

East Lansing is now the epicenter of mid-Michigan’s local COVID-19 outbreak. 


Newman Lofts apartment photo
Courtesy photo

The developer operating a downtown East Lansing apartment complex is asking the city to lift an age restriction on tenants.

Samuel Stanley Jr.
Michigan State University

This fall, Michigan State University's campus is going to be a lot emptier.

Earlier this week, President Samuel Stanley Jr. announced undergraduate courses would stay fully online, and that most students are being asked to stay off campus and stay home for the semester.

Albert Street photo
Taylor Haelterman / WKAR/MSU

An open-air dining area in downtown East Lansing has come down and motorized traffic has resumed.