LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit man convicted of murder and other charges in a 2017 shooting at a Lansing barbershop that left one man dead has been sentenced to life in prison.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the resignation of Michigan State University’s interim president (all times local):
Michigan State University’s interim president says he’s stepping down in a week in response to a request from the school’s governing ...
Police: Crash with truck kills moped rider at Michigan State
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Police say a person driving a moped has died following a crash at Michigan State University involving a salt truck.
University police Capt. Doug Monette tells the
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan agency has issued a recall notice for several medical marijuana products that officials say failed laboratory testing.
The products were sold Dec. 27-30 at HG Lansing on East Oakland Avenue in the city of Lansing.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A former Obama administration official who is an executive with the nonprofit that administers the SAT will lead the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, which is the state’s largest agency.
Robert Gordon was named director of the 14,400-employee ...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Meetings are being held this month that allow Michigan residents to give input on policy decisions, programs and other aspects of natural resource management and outdoor recreation opportunities.
A Natural Resources Commission work planning session is scheduled ...
BEAVER ISLAND, Mich. (AP) — A sheriff says federal authorities have declined to investigate a small plane crash on a Lake Michigan island.
The Petoskey News-Revie w reports the crash last ...
SEBEWA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a Michigan homeowner fatally shot a man who broke into his home and attacked him.
The Ionia County sheriff’s office says 40-year-old Justin Eddy of Lansing allegedly forced his way into the home on Tuesday night in Sebewa Township, about 105 ...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Former Lt. Gov. Brian Calley is joining the Small Business Association of Michigan, where he will serve as president and lead the group’s lobbying and communications efforts.
The announcement was made Wednesday, a day after the Republican left office under term ...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gretchen Whitmer was sworn in as Michigan’s 49th governor Tuesday, promising to cast partisanship aside to fix the roads and other problems facing the state in an era of newly divided government.
The 47-year-old former lawmaker took the oath of office in a ceremony ...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Democrat Gretchen Whitmer is set to become Michigan’s 49th governor.
The 47-year-old former state lawmaker from East Lansing will take the oath of office Tuesday in a swearing-in ceremony outside the state Capitol building. The inaugural theme is “Building Bridges ...
BEAVER ISLAND, Mich. (AP) — A 72-year-old pilot has died in the crash of a small plane on Beaver Island in Lake Michigan.
The Charlevoix County sheriff’s office say an explosion was heard near the island’s airport around 7:45 p.m. Sunday. The U.S. Coast Guard assisted authorities in ...
What you should know about Michigan State University cheeses
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — At any given time, there’s close to 30,000 pounds of cheese inside Michigan State University’s Anthony Hall.
That’s enough cheese to construct 20 full-sized replicas of the Sparty statue in cheddar, Gouda and asiago. Or to make a grilled cheese sandwich for every ...
Whitmer names much of Cabinet, including 9 department heads
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Democratic Gov.-elect Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday named much of her Cabinet, including officials who will be involved in two of her top priorities — cleaning up drinking water and improving roads.
Liesl Eichler Clark, who worked in former Gov. Jennifer Granholm’s ...
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Author, activist and longtime presidential adviser Vernon Jordan is among the scheduled speakers for Michigan State University’s series during Black History Month.
Jordan is scheduled to speak Feb. 28 on the East Lansing campus as the final speaker of the “Dr. ...
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Michigan State Police sued by former internal affairs head
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The former head of internal affairs for the Michigan State Police says she was improperly forced out of her job.
The Detroit Free Press reports that ...
DETROIT (AP) — A special prosecutor on Friday accused Michigan State University of stonewalling his investigation into the school’s handling of the sexual abuse scandal involving disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar and called for “top-down cultural change” at the school.
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LANSING, Mich. (AP) _ Neogen Corp. (NEOG) on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $16.1 million.
The Lansing, Michigan-based company said it had profit of 31 cents per share.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by ...
No cause of death determined for body found in sewer line
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Authorities in mid-Michigan still are unsure of how a 33-year-old man whose decomposing body was found in a sewer line died.
Remains in SW Mich identified as missing Lansing-area man
LAWRENCE, Mich. (AP) — Remains found near Interstate 94 in southwestern Michigan have been identified as a Lansing-area man who disappeared 13 months ago.
Jerome Ezell was supposed to pick up his girlfriend in November 2017 but never appeared with her car. Human remains were discovered ...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Court of Appeals has agreed to decide whether imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar got an unfair hearing from an outspoken judge who sentenced him to at least 40 years in prison for sexually assaulting young gymnasts.
Lansing-area Judge Rosemarie ...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Plans are moving forward on a $450 million health care campus adjacent to Michigan State University.
A ceremonial groundbreaking was held Monday at the University Corporate Research Park in Lansing with officials ...
Michigan family offers $8K reward for info on hunting death
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The family of a Michigan man who was shot and killed last month while hunting deer is offering a more than $8,000 reward for information about his death, citing concerns that it may not have been accidental.
Chong Yang’s family held a candlelight vigil for the ...
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EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A 30-year-old Mississippi man has been ordered to stand trial for murder in the fatal off-campus shooting of a 22-year-old Michigan State University student.
East Lansing District Court Judge Richard Ball ruled Thursday there’s enough evidence to send Steven ...
MERIDIAN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities in a Michigan community have hired someone to examine a 2004 investigation that failed to spur charges against now-imprisoned gymnastics sports doctor Larry Nassar.
The Lansing State Journal
Detroit man convicted in fatal Lansing barbershop shooting
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit man charged after one man died and two others were wounded in a 2017 shooting at a Lansing barbershop has been convicted of murder and other charges.
DETROIT (AP) — Michigan is officially the first state in the Midwest to allow marijuana for more than medical purposes.
Thursday marks the first day for the legal recreational partaking of pot in Michigan following
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A former director of the Michigan Hispanic/Latino Commission faces up to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to stealing nearly $86,000 that was set aside for a Lansing statue to honor farm labor leader Cesar Chavez.
Michigan’s Surplus Store opens for 1 day for walk-ins
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The state’s Surplus Store in Lansing is opening for one day for walk-ins interested in computers, phones, cameras, jewelry and other items.
Those items and other property like sporting goods, musical equipment and tools will be available from 8 a.m. to noon on ...
Police: Gun, backpack missing after hunter fatally shot
BATH TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Police say a gun and backpack were apparently taken from a man who was shot and killed earlier this month while hunting deer in mid-Michigan.
The Bath Township Police Department says ...
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — George Perles resigned as a member of Michigan State University’s governing board after nearly 12 years, the school said Thursday, ending decades of service as a football player, coach, athletic director and trustee.
Perles, 84, noted his age and struggle with ...
Woman sentenced to prison in slaying of homeless man
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A woman who pleaded guilty but mentally ill to killing a man at a mid-Michigan homeless camp has been sentenced to 25-60 years in prison.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers approved permanent medical marijuana licensing rules on Tuesday, including a provision to allow dispensaries to deliver the drug to cardholders’ homes.
The regulations, which the state put into effect immediately following the vote from the Joint ...
Nassar judge loses appeal in lawsuit against sheriff
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Lansing-area judge who has become a celebrity after sending sports doctor Larry Nassar to prison has failed to revive her lawsuit against a sheriff.
In 2016, Judge Rosemarie Aquilina said her rights were violated when she was investigated for allowing a newspaper ...
Winter storm contributes to 1 Michigan traffic death
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A wintry Midwest storm has dumped wet snow on parts of Michigan’s southern Lower Peninsula, creating treacherous driving conditions that police say contributed to one death.
Michigan State Police ...
GRAND LEDGE, Mich. (AP) — At the corner of West Scott and Harrison streets is the oldest standing church building in Grand Ledge.
Originally home to Grand Ledge Baptist Church, now located on Willow Highway, it dates back 139 years, to 1879, and is part of the community’s historical ...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Ex-Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon was charged Tuesday with lying to police during an investigation of the handling of serial sexual abuser Larry Nassar — the third current or former campus official other than Nassar to face criminal charges in the ...
Police identify Lansing man fatally shot while hunting deer
BATH TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have identified a Lansing man shot and killed while apparently hunting deer in mid-Michigan.
The Bath Township Police Department said Monday the man was 68-year-old Chong Yang.
Police say Yang was pronounced dead at the scene after he was found ...
Lansing police K-9 gets Kevlar vest, others need protection
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Lansing Police Department K-9 has received a gift that may save his life while out in the field.
A German shepherd named Chief received a 5-pound bullet and stab protective vest recently from Vested Interest in K-9s Inc., a nonprofit organization.
He’s the ...
Michigan State offers housing for substance abuse recovery
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University has joined a list of universities nationally that provide on-campus housing to students in recovery from substance abuse disorders.
The East Lansing school says its Collegiate Recovery Community is in a residence hall on the north side ...
Police: Deer hunter fatally shot northwest of Lansing
BATH TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a 67-year-old Lansing man is believed to have been shot and killed while hunting deer in mid-Michigan.
The Bath Township Police Department says the man was pronounced dead at the scene after he was found after 10 p.m. Friday northwest of Lansing ...
Lansing Diocese removes accused senior priest from ministry
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Catholic Diocese of Lansing says it has removed a senior priest from public ministry because of what it calls a “credible allegation” of inappropriate sexual behavior with a minor dating to the 1960s.
The diocese announced Friday it had taken the action against ...
Lansing-area man sentenced for assault of 9-year-old girl
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Lansing-area man has been sentenced to at least 72 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 9-year-old girl he was taking care of at the time.
The sentencing of 51-year-old Anthony Bonner came after an Ingham County jury convicted him of first-degree criminal ...
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Voters backed two new Democrats for the Michigan State University Board of Trustees as the school continues to deal with the fallout from sexual assaults by the now-imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar ...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov.-elect Gretchen Whitmer has decided to live in the official residence for Michigan’s chief executive.
Whitmer spokesman Zack Pohl said Thursday the incoming Democratic governor and her family will move in January into the 8,700-square-foot ranch-style ...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — More than 4.3 million voters cast ballots in Michigan’s midterm election, the highest turnout rate in 56 years.
About 55 percent of the voting-age population participated, according to an Associated Press analysis of unofficial returns. Only the 1962 midterm drew ...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Democrats seized power in state government again after a long drought and flipped two prized congressional seats thanks to a slate of female candidates who drew strong support from women voters.