Man walks away after crash landing small plane on beach

PARK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) – Authorities say a 66-year-old man walked away with only minor injuries after crash landing a small plane on a Lake Michigan beach. WGHN-AM reports Steven Stam told officers he was flying Sunday evening along the lakeshore in western Michigan when the plane’s engine began having trouble. He brought the plane […]
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Lansing inner-city youth build skills for success

LANSING, Mich (WLNS) – 102 inner-city youth participate in the 6th annual Gridiron Institute Football Camp at Southside Community center. NFL football player Damian Gregory started the program to give back to the Lansing community that raised him. “All the kids that we can find that you know, can’t really afford all those big money camps […]
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Heat advisory issued for mid-Michigan Saturday

(WLNS) – Saturday’s weather will produce heat index temperatures that could approach 100 degrees. The heat and humidity on Saturday will result in an increased risk of heat related illnesses such as heat exhaustion. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening.  Know the […]
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Officials: 4 Marines killed in military attacks in Tenn., gunman identified

UPDATE (11:10 p.m.) – U.S. Attorney Bill Killian says investigators do not believe that there are any threats to the general public following the fatal shooting of four marines at a recruiting center and another U.S. military site a few miles apart. Killian told a news conference Thursday night that the investigation into the shooting […]
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