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Past articles by Sheldon:

National GOP targets Lansing-area congressional seat

Michigan's 7th congressional seat is being targeted as an "offensive pick-up" opportunity by national Republicans in the 2024 cycle. → Read More

Slotkin kicks off Senate campaign in Old Town

Elissa Slotkin is running to replace retiring Democratic Senator Debbie Stabenow, who has represented Michigan since 2001. → Read More

11-year-old Lansing girl in stable condition after "targeted" gunshot

The girl is in stable condition. → Read More

Schor forms exploratory committee for congressional run

Schor, a former State Representative, announced the move after days of speculation about who may succeed current Representative Elissa Slotkin. → Read More

MSU students turn to activism following shooting

During the event Monday, students, professors and lawmakers expressed their desire to change state law and prevent further gun violence in the future. → Read More

Tom Barrett will run again for Congress in 2024

Barrett ran a competitive race in 2022 against incumbent and eventual winner Elissa Slotkin, who has announced a campaign for for the U.S. Senate. → Read More

Ingham County child first flu-associated pediatric death of the season

The child contracted Influenza A/H3, according to a statement from Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. → Read More

'It's still my community.' Narrowly evading mass shooting, MSU student wants change

MSU senior Zyair Ayanna wants to prevent gun violence and take action in support of students' concerns. → Read More

MSU students skip classes, demand more security at Capitol rally

The rally was headlined by March for Our Lives co-founder and Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg. → Read More

'Monday is way too soon': MSU plan to resume classes questioned

"I cannot imagine stepping into a school building on Monday," said senior Kelly Branigan about MSU's plans to resume classes. → Read More

Woodruff: Michigan State will not be tarnished by shooting

"...we are a strong community and we will not allow a single individual to take our university from us," MSU interim President Teresa Woodruff said. → Read More

Police: MSU shooter had 2 guns, 9 magazines when found

The guns used by Lansing resident Anthony McRae in the mass shooting at MSU were legally purchased but not registered, police said. → Read More

Pro-gun message on MSU's Rock painted over to honor students killed

Rylee Warner and Katrina Groeller painted over the Rock after a new message appeared overnight, "Allow us to protect ourselves, carry on campus." → Read More

'Completely numb': MSU students filled with anxiety during, after mass shooting

Michigan State University students and staff, as well as community members feel the pain of Monday's mass shooting that left three dead. → Read More

What you need to know about mass shooting at Michigan State: counseling offered, classes canceled

Here are key things you need to know in the wake of a mass shooting at Michigan State University that claimed three lives Monday night. → Read More

Michigan State University shooting: Police report all victims were students

Police identified the suspect in the deadly shooting at Michigan State University's campus Monday night during a briefing in Lansing Tuesday morning. → Read More

State employee groups support pension tax repeal

A proposal that would reintroduce exemptions for all age groups over four years passed the state House on Thursday with a 56-53 vote. → Read More

Michigan State releases description of suspect in reported shootings

MSU police in a social media post about 10 p.m. said they are seeking a short male with a mask in connection with the reported shootings on campus. → Read More

For Sparrow's new president, job is a homecoming to Michigan

Margaret Dimond said she hopes to strengthen or establish relationships for nursing programs with local colleges including MSU and LCC. → Read More

Suspect in MSU student's death accused of fleeing to Thailand

A federal warrant was signed on Monday, charging Tubtim Howson with interstate flight to avoid prosecution, a five-year felony. → Read More