The FBI says pro-Trump Republicans are planning armed rallies in the coming days at state houses across the country, including the Capitol in Lansing. The planned demonstration has many on edge following last week’s attack on the US Capitol.

Trump supporters rally in Lansing

Jan 6, 2021
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Several hundred Trump supporters gathered peacefully early Wednesday afternoon at the state capitol in Lansing, as protesters in Washington stormed the U.S. Senate.

Sparrow Hospital allows visitors

Dec 30, 2020
Sparrow Health System

Sparrow Hospital in Lansing has begun allowing COVID-19 patients to have visitors.

Mayors from Michigan cities that collect income taxes, including Lansing and East Lansing, are backing a plan that would protect expected income tax revenues during the pandemic.

Applications Open for Marijuana Equity Program

Nov 18, 2020
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The state is launching a program to help people disproportionately impacted by marijuana prohibition get into the weed industry, applications for the program are now open.