Today's announcement that Larry Sparkes retired as East Lansing's Police Chief on Sunday makes no mention of the turmoil that has been rocking the department and the City. Steve Gonzalez is now interim chief.
An MSU epidemiologist and resident of East Lansing tells ELi he has never seen such a public health threat in his life. And he’s worked in public health for over 40 years. Read why Dr. Nigel Paneth is alarmed.
A special investigation by ELi's Chris Root finds that Officer Andrew Stephenson has been the subject of 5 of 12 the complaints made by members of the public against ELPD since Jan. 1, 2018. And there's a pattern.
The cast of “Little Women” was looking forward to its upcoming performances. ELi high school reporter Amalia Medina reports on the disappointment setting in among high school students facing lost opportunities.
East Lansing’s City Manager and Fire Chief told Council this week that they’re working on responses to the coronavirus but Mayor Ruth Beier questioned why more isn’t being done now. ELi’s Emily Joan Elliott reports.
All K-12 schools in East Lansing must close starting Monday under an order by Michigan’s Governor. ELPS Superintendent Dori Leyko is reminding her staff to be aware of the stress this will cause some students.