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Lansing Mayor, Tommy Chong Speak At 44th Hash Bash

Headlined by comedian and famed marijuana supporter Tommy Chong, the 44th annual “Hash Bash” brought together people of various ages, races and backgrounds to talk about cannabis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2015

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Lansing Mayor On ‘Crusade To End (Pot) Prohibition,’ Says He’s Never Tried It Himself

Mayor Virg Bernero says he’s not worried about the political risks of appearing at this weekend’s pro-marijuana rally.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2015

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 09: Actor Tommy Chong speaks during the California Rural Legal Assistance Teguino Celebration Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 9, 2009 in Beverly HIlls, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Tommy Chong To Headline 44th Annual ‘Hash Bash’ In Ann Arbor

Also expected to attend the pro-marijuana is Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2015

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Appeals Court Clears Way For Lansing Tribal Casino

An Indian tribe from the Upper Peninsula can finally move ahead with plans to build a $245 million casino in downtown Lansing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2013

Tribe Loses Court Decision Over Lansing Casino

A federal judge suddenly has put the brakes on plans for an American Indian casino in Lansing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2013

This is a cropped version of the photo Wayne County Judge Wade McCree allegedly sent to women, including staffers. (Photo courtesy: MyFOX Detroit)

Detroiters Behaving Badly: Top 10 In 2012

You’ve heard tales of their unseemly, ridiculous and dirty deeds throughout the year — those southeast Michiganders who were more naughty than nice in 2012.

CBS Detroit–12/26/2012

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Lansing Sets STEM Week Celebration

The new three R’s are spelled S-T-E-M. STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and math, and the Information Technology Empowerment Center (ITEC) is partnering with more than a dozen community groups to kick off Lansing’s first STEM Week, Nov. 26-30.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/26/2012

Plans Move Forward For Proposed Lansing Casino

Plans for a $245 million American Indian casino in downtown Lansing are moving forward, with city officials announcing a land-purchase agreement with the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2012

Knapps Centre in downtown Lansing on Sept. 10, 2012. Photo by J.C. Szalanski via Wikimedia Commons

Lansing Pulls Off Redevelopment Of Old Knapp’s Department Store

A city that turned an eyesore former power station into an insurance company headquarters obviously has a knack for the unlikely, if not the impossible. And the next step is an old department store.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2012

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Michigan Matters: Gov. Rick Snyder

This week on Michigan Matters, if politics is your cup of tea – you’ve come to the right place.

CBS 62–10/05/2012

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