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Charges against the boy were announced a few hours after authorities reported the death of a fourth teen from Oxford High School in southeastern Michigan.
Ingham County's COVID hospitalizations are nearing a record high — and many patients are unvaccinated
Thur., Dec. 2, starting at 7:00 p.m. on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | Learn how you can support your favorite programs as WKAR's Susi Elkins and Al Martin host a special evening of fundraising -- live from the WKAR studios and featuring a special mid-Michigan edition of Under the Radar.
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There are almost 50 gun bills stalled in the Legislature right now. Some lawmakers have also called for making it harder for local governments to enact stricter gun ordinances.
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s administration is asking lawmakers to quickly allocate $300 million in federal pandemic rescue funding to support COVID-19 testing at schools amid a fourth surge of infections in Michigan.
Governor Gretchen Whitmer has dropped a federal lawsuit seeking to shut down Enbridge’s Line 5 that runs through the Straits of Mackinac. The goal is to shift the litigation to a stalled lawsuit filed earlier in Ingham County.
Authorities say a 15-year-old sophomore opened fire at his Michigan high school Tuesday, killing four.
A deadlocked Board of State Canvassers stood its ground at a meeting Monday in the face of a pending Michigan Supreme Court decision.
Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued an executive directive that instructs state departments and agencies to develop plans to use federal recovery funds to improve broadband internet service in Michigan.
U.S. Commerce Secretary discusses semiconductor chip shortage with Michigan auto industry, labor and elected leadersA shortage of semi-conductor chips has slowed automotive and other manufacturing this year. The worldwide shortage is the result of the combination of the COVID-19 pandemic and supply chain issues.
Previously, only low-security state inmates could request rare approval to attend memorial services in-person.
PODCAST: Life, Meet Tech
Prabu David is joined by leading global futurist Shawn Dubravac for a peek into his crystal ball at the incredible future of consumer technology and the industrial economy.
PODCAST: ¿Qué Onda Michigan?
En el episodio del 19 de noviembre de ¿Qué Onda Michigan? Les traemos una conversacion con una madre de familia que si decidio vacunar a sus hijos en contra del coronavirus, también la informacion más actualizada sobre los nuevos contagios del virus, y cuáles fueron las razones por las que el Presidente Joe Biden visitó el estado esta semana.
Current Sports with Al Martin
Hey Michigan, it's about time! Reaction to Wolverines heading to Big Ten Championship, and Spartans do away with Penn State in snowy conditions | Current Sports | Nov. 29, 2021Michigan's Jim Harbaugh finally gets the Ohio State monkey off his back and Mel Tucker finishes the regular season with an MSU win over Penn State.
I'm Russ White. This is MSU Today. I’m back in the company of Michigan State University President Samuel L. Stanley Jr., M.D. to talk about some of the topics he covered in his November 2021 Spartan Community Letter. Happy Holidays President Stanley.
‘American Exile’ premieres Tue., Nov. 16, nationwide on PBS. Free preview screening, with filmmaker Q&A, to be presented at WKAR and virtually on Veterans Day, Nov. 11.
Mrs. Pizzo's Workshop | FAQs
A: Striving to explore holidays observed around the world with young learners is one way to demonstrate diversity, equity and inclusion.
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