Fowlerville, MI

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.
Picture for The Empty Halls of the Lansing Mall

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 […]
Picture for Lansing Police: 5 arrests, 4 guns, 1 night

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.

First responders rescue two on White Lake

WHITEHALL, Mich. — First responders rescued two people stranded in the water on White Lake Friday afternoon. The Whitehall Fire Chief tells 13 ON YOUR SIDE that the rescue involved a group tubing on White Lake aboard a pontoon boat. One person fell out of the tube and couldn't...

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 are urged to find an alternate...

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...

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.

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.

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.”

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Miles Bridges' wife posts photos of alleged assault by Charlotte Hornets star

Editors note: The following story contains graphic material detailing alleged physical abuse; reader discretion is advised. Mychelle Johnson, wife of former Michigan State basketball standout and current Charlotte Hornets player Miles Bridges,  shared a  series of photos on social media taken after his alleged assault against her. Court records show Bridges turned himself into Los...