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Lansing Police: 5 arrests, 4 guns, 1 night

LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) — Lansing Police were staying busy Wednesday night. A tweet from the police department stated that over the course of the evening, officers arrested five people, four of them with guns. “Shout out to the Michigan State Police for the help,” the tweet said. “Great work by all for getting some guns […]
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Man, woman injured after motorcycle hits truck in Jackson County

JACKSON COUNTY, MI -- A poorly timed turn left two people in the hospital with serious injuries this week, police said. At about 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 27, officers from the Blackman-Leoni Department of Public Safety responded to a crash between a truck and a motorcycle in the area of Lansing Avenue and Peacock Walk, north of Jackson.
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No injuries reported in Livingston County golf house fire

HOWELL, Mich. (WILX) - Investigators in Livingston County are working to figure out what caused a fire at a golf course in Howell. The flames broke out Friday morning at Faulkwood Shores Golf Club, located on Hughes Road between Golf Club Road and Grand River Avenue. Authorities said the fire started in the clubhouse and caused significant damage.

Ramp from US-127 to I-96 sees closure due to semi truck rollover crash

LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - A semi truck rollover crash in Lansing caused a ramp closure Friday evening. The ramp from northbound US-127 to westbound I-96 was closed just before 6:30 p.m. due the rollover crash. It is unknown if there are any injuries. Residents were urged to find another route.

Spartan Athletics Mourns the Passing of Tom Campbell

East Lansing, Mich. -- Michigan State athletics is mourning the passing of Tom Campbell, the Munn Ice Arena manager who spent parts seven decades within its walls as a player, fan, valued employee, and friend. Hockey was Campbell's passion. He was the first product of the Greater Lansing Amateur Hockey...

Police ask for public’s help finding missing Lansing man

LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - Lansing Police are asking for the public to help them find a man who is missing and may be in danger. The family of Bruce Gant has reported him as missing and police believe he may be in danger due to mental health issues. Gant was last seen in person on June 8, near the 4000 block of Gilford Circle in Lansing.

Breaking down Fredrick’s Moore commitment to Michigan Football

Michigan football needed some good news on the recruiting trail and got some Friday with the commitment of three-star WR Fredrick Moore. After the month of June didn’t really live up to the hype, Michigan football got a much-needed recruiting victory on Friday as three-star wideout Fredrick Moore announced his commitment.

Fractured nose, torn eardrum: Miles Bridges’ wife shares disturbing photos of alleged assault

Mychelle Johnson, the wife of Charlotte Hornets forward Miles Bridges, is speaking out against her husband following his arrest for felony domestic violence. In a series of photos and videos posted to social media, Johnson said she suffered a fractured nose, a fractured wrist, a torn eardrum, torn muscles in her neck, a “severe concussion” and said she was choked until she “went to sleep.”

Subcontractor barred from working in Meridian Twp.

MERIDIAN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLNS) — As of June 30, a subcontractor for MetroNet is no longer authorized to work in Meridian Twp. due to public safety concerns. According to a statement from the Department of Public Works, Meridian Township Fire Department and Department of Public Works responded to a gas leak on Hickorywood Dr. in […]

Lansing pizza joint’s debut dampened by road construction

UPDATE: Slice by Saddleback co-owner Travis Stoliker’s name has been corrected. LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) — A pizza joint’s grand opening could hit a snag due to road construction blocking traffic from reaching the restaurant. ‘Slice by Saddleback’ is a new pizza venture that was founded by Travis Stoliker and Matthew Gillett in late 2021 after […]

Bob's Discount Furniture Opens New Store in Summit Township

Bob's Discount Furniture celebrated the opening of its new store in Summit Township with a ribbon-cutting Friday morning. Officials also marked the occasion by presenting a $2,500 check to the Veterans Miracle Center of Erie and another for the same amount to the Children's Advocacy Center of Erie. The 25,000-square-foot...

Mid-Michigan gun owners react to recent gun rulings

LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) – The Lansing and Mason gun and knife show is in town for the weekend. The Supreme Court ruled last week that Americans have a right to carry firearms in public. They stated their ruling was a matter of self defense. “It’s definitely a big win for everybody,” said gun owner Jake […]

The Empty Halls of the Lansing Mall

FAST FACTS (from Lansing State Journal):. When the Lansing Mall was completed, they had a wild Grand Opening. There was an organ grinder with his trained monkey to entertain the crowds, a man going under the name “Mr. Twist” who made all sorts of balloon creatures, and puppet (marionette) shows. They also had a drawing where they gave away a five hundred dollar shopping spree (charge account) to one lucky winner.

Michigan football moves up in recruiting rankings after busy day

There has been plenty of talk about Michigan football lately and it really has not had anything to do with the upcoming season. Instead, the talk of the town, especially amongst non-Michigan fans, has been about recruiting and how the Wolverines were ranked No. 13 in the Big Ten as of Friday morning for the Class of 2023.

Jackson man facing life in prison after unlawful imprisonment, CSC conviction

JACKSON, Mich. (WILX) - A Jackson man is facing life in prison after being convicted of Criminal Sexual Conduct 1st Degree, Unlawful Imprisonment and other crimes. Jackson County Prosecutor Jerry Jarzynka confirmed Thursday that a jury returned a guilty verdict for those charges, as well as for Interfering with Electronic Communications, for Najee Thompson, 24, from Jackson.