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MLB Roundup: American League Central

Since Opening Day on March 30th, teams in the American League Central Division have played approximately fifty games, and already massive disparities have set in.


Sault Tribe Members Approve Lansing Casino Plan

Members of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians have approved a proposal to seek federal permission to open a $245 million casino in downtown Lansing, the tribe announced Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2012

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Lansing City Council Gives OK To Proposed Casino

The Lansing City Council has voted to move forward with a proposed $245 million tribal casino in Michigan’s capital city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2012

Plans Call For Casino In Downtown Lansing

A $245 million American Indian casino in downtown Lansing could create about 2,200 jobs and help fund scholarships for area students, according to backers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2012

Court: Can Lawsuit Against Casino Go Forward?

The Supreme Court will decide whether a lawsuit attempting to shut down a new tribal casino in southwestern Michigan can move forward.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2011


Michigan School Drops American Indian Head Logo

A Lansing-area school district has decided to stop using an American Indian head logo for its high school.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2011

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Indians 5, Tigers 4

The Detroit Tigers fall to a Cleveland rally and lose to the Cleveland Indians 5-4 Sunday afternoon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2011

Matt LaPorta #7 of the Cleveland Indians is tagged out at third base by Brandon Inge #15 of the Detroit Tigers during the game on April 30, 2011 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Indians 3, Tigers 2

It took extra innings and an error by the Tigers for Cleveland to beat Detroit 3-2 on Saturday night.

97.1 The Ticket–04/30/2011

AG Cox Opposes Agreement In Tribe's Lawsuit

 Michigan’s attorney general is objecting to a settlement reached after five years of litigation that would grant the Saginaw Chippewa tribe some authority over land that it claimed was part of the original reservation.