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Spartan Marching Band is a Family Affair for the Mackeys

Dec 28, 2018
Andrea Mackey

MSU Senior Adam Mackey is the most recent member of his family to play in the SMB; he reflects on being part of a deep tradition.

Eron Harris
Al Martin / WKAR-MSU

Former Michigan State basketball player Eron Harris is living out a dream of being a professional baller overseas. The road wasn't easy, but it's something he's grateful for. 

Spartan Stadium
Al Martin / WKAR-MSU

National Signing Day; Michigan State Football; University of Michigan Football; Rico Cooney; Spartan Magazine; Michigan State Men's Basketball; Michigan State Women's Basketball


Suspect Accused Of Killing MSU Student Back In Michigan

Nov 19, 2018
Tatianna Hemphill, GoFundMe page

A man accused of killing a Michigan State University student is back in Michigan.

MSU sign
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Michigan State University has joined a list of universities nationally that provide on-campus housing to students in recovery from substance abuse disorders.

Umberto Nicoletti

They’re from across the Atlantic, but the Czech Philharmonic’s new conductor, Semyon Bychkov is bringing them to Michigan next week. WKAR’s Jamie Paisley spoke with this now-famous conductor who got his start in Grand Rapids.


MSU Student Dies After Shooting In East Lansing

Oct 12, 2018
25 East Apartments in East Lansing
Tatianna Hemphill / WKAR-MSU

Police in East Lansing are investigating an off-campus shooting that killed a Michigan State University student from Texas.


East Lansing Soccer Looks to Keep Winning Legacy Going

Oct 3, 2018
East Lansing High School
Jack Diehm

Longtime coach Nick Archer retired last spring, after winning five state championships. New head coach Jeffrey Lyons and the 2018 Trojans want to keep the titles coming.

Michigan State Tops Central Michigan 31-20

Sep 29, 2018
WKAR-MSU

Michigan State football kicked off week five of the college football season on Saturday afternoon, welcoming Central Michigan to Spartan Stadium. MSU came into this game ranked No.21, looking to build on a 35-21 victory over the Indiana Hoosiers in Bloomington last week. Meanwhile the Chippewas tried get their season back on track after a 1-3 start.

Gavel
s_falkow / flickr creative commons

A retired psychologist has agreed to give up his license after being accused of failing to report assault allegations against Larry Nassar back in 2004.

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