- Archives of Michigan to display 170-year-old freedom paper Updated: Feb-08-16 1:36 pm
LANSING, Michigan - A 170-year-old document belonging to a man who bought his freedom from slavery is being displayed in Lansing.
- Michigan State University police unit focuses on inclusion Updated: Feb-08-16 10:13 am
EAST LANSING, Michigan - The Michigan State University Police Department has formed an Inclusion and Anti-Bias Unit as part of an effort to improve its community relationships.
- A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials Updated: Feb-08-16 8:01 am
The Detroit News. Feb. 5, 2016
- Judge to hear arguments on permit for Au Sable fish hatchery Updated: Feb-08-16 4:01 am
LANSING, Michigan - Environmental groups are challenging a state agency's decision to allow commercial aquaculture in a branch of the Au Sable River in northern Michigan.
- Research looks at blight fight, recycling building materials Updated: Feb-06-16 4:01 am
- Eastern Michigan to end agreement with schools authority Updated: Feb-05-16 3:23 pm
YPSILANTI, Michigan - Eastern Michigan University is stepping away from its involvement with a spinoff system of 15 schools that once were part of the Detroit Public Schools.
- Michigan State engineering program gets boost from GE Updated: Feb-05-16 8:03 am
EAST LANSING, Michigan - A revamped third-floor lobby of a dorm on the campus of Michigan State University is designed to be a place for students to collaborate and learn.
- Detroit parent group to rally for school repairs, teachers Updated: Feb-03-16 12:40 pm
DETROIT - A Detroit parent organization will host a rally in the city and in Lansing as it advocates for building repairs and supporting teachers in Detroit Public Schools.
- Health officials investigate rashes amid Flint water crisis Updated: Feb-03-16 7:16 am
DETROIT - The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is working with federal officials to investigate rashes reported in Flint amid the city's drinking water crisis.
- Lansing schools take action after elevated lead levels found Updated: Feb-03-16 5:21 am
LANSING, Michigan - The Lansing School District has flushed water lines, changed some plumbing fixtures and removed others after recent testing showed elevated levels of lead in water samples from five of its buildings.
- State manager for Detroit schools leaving job months early Updated: Feb-02-16 3:26 pm
LANSING, Michigan - Criticized on two fronts for his role in Flint's lead-tainted water crisis and his handling of teacher sick-outs and building conditions in Detroit's troubled public schools, Darnell Earley has decided to step down from his job as the state-appointed emergency manager for Michigan's largest school district before the end of his 18-month term.
- New office at Michigan State handling discrimination cases Updated: Feb-01-16 8:17 pm
EAST LANSING, Michigan - A new office at Michigan State University has taken on the responsibility of investigating discrimination cases reported on the East Lansing campus.
- Potterville residents seek change to city's snow ordinance Updated: Jan-27-16 1:57 am
POTTERVILLE, Michigan - A group of residents wants a city outside of Lansing to change its snow ordinance after getting slapped with $100 fines.
- Local officials sue to block law prohibiting ballot info Updated: Jan-26-16 5:37 pm
LANSING, Michigan - Local officials filed a lawsuit Tuesday against a new Michigan law they say unconstitutionally restricts their free-speech rights, urging a judge to immediately block it so they can distribute ballot measure information to voters ahead of the March elections.
- Lansing's utility nearly done eliminating lead water lines Updated: Jan-22-16 8:10 am
LANSING, Michigan - Lansing's municipal utility says it's nearly eliminated lead water service lines since concerns in 2004 prompted it to launch a massive program to replace them with copper lines by 2017.
- 1 terrorism charge dropped against ex-Michigan State student Updated: Jan-21-16 7:49 pm
EAST LANSING, Michigan - Authorities have dropped one of two terrorism charges against a 23-year-old former Michigan State University student connected to threats made at the school's campus.
- Even with big additions, Tigers still counting on holdovers Updated: Jan-21-16 6:31 pm
- Michigan State to get bronze monument of Sparty mascot Updated: Jan-21-16 9:31 am
EAST LANSING, Michigan - Michigan State University's Sparty mascot is getting a bronze monument on campus this year.
- Lansing plans redevelopment of Michigan School for the Blind Updated: Jan-20-16 7:10 am
LANSING, Michigan - The city of Lansing is planning a $24.4 million redevelopment project to transform the former Michigan School for the Blind campus into housing for families and seniors.
- Michigan governor devotes speech to Flint water crisis Updated: Jan-19-16 10:56 pm
LANSING, Michigan - Only a year ago, Rick Snyder began his second term as Michigan governor promoting the same achievements that had propelled him to victory in 2014: The state was at last in the midst of an economic comeback, and Detroit had emerged from bankruptcy.
- Michigan state Rep. Glenn diagnosed with prostate cancer Updated: Jan-19-16 8:13 am
MIDLAND, Michigan - Michigan state Rep. Gary Glenn says he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer.
- Michigan State researcher gets $4.2M to improve bone healing Updated: Jan-18-16 10:04 am
EAST LANSING, Michigan - A Michigan State University researcher has been awarded $4.2 million in grants to help in his work to improve the healing process of fractured bones.
- Michigan State students competing in digital startup tourney Updated: Jan-18-16 4:01 am
EAST LANSING, Michigan - Michigan State University started with a dozen of the 64 teams competing in a nationwide collegiate tournament focused on digital media startups.
- AAA Michigan: Gas prices fall 13 cents in past week to $1.74 Updated: Jan-18-16 1:29 am
DEARBORN, Michigan - AAA Michigan says gas prices statewide have decreased by about 13 cents in the past week.
- Company faces suit over title loans for Michigan consumers Updated: Jan-15-16 1:54 am
LANSING, Michigan - A lawsuit filed against an auto title loan company and several associated companies seeks to stop collection activities on illegal title loans provided to Michigan consumers.