TV Originals

Fireworks over the state capitol dome and christmas tree

31st Annual Silver Bells in the City

Thu. Nov. 26 at 8pm on WKAR HD | Lansing's holiday parade with Joshua Davis, millions of lights, fireworks and more. WATCH NOW
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WKAR Originals - TV

Levers | Curious Crew | Ep. 202

Nov 23, 2015

Fri. Nov. 27 at 5:30pm at WKAR-TV | Magic paper, lifting soap, catapults? WATCH NOW

Vision | Curious Crew | Ep. 201

Nov 23, 2015

Fri. Nov. 27 at 5:00pm on WKAR-TV | Floating finger, hole in my hand, bulls-eye drop? WATCH NOW

St. John's Symphonic Band | Forte | Ep. 208

Nov 20, 2015

St. Johns has a tradition of earning ones at festival and this year is no exception. WATCH NOW


Charlotte Orioles take on Grand Ledge Comets in a Green Division Qualifying Round. WATCH NOW


Vandercook Lake Jayhawks take on the Fowler Eagles in a Qualifying Round. WATCH NOW

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Current State Features

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Courtesy photo / Catfé

State’s first ‘Catfé’ offers coffee with a side of cute

If you’ve ever thought your local coffee shop would be better with some furry friends, you’re in luck! The Ferndale Cat Shelter has opened the state’s first “cat café.” We talk to the shelter’s volunteer coordinator Deanne Iovan about the Catfé's first weeks in business.
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Current Sports | 11/25/15 | #594

2 hours ago

MSU Football, College Football Playoff Rankings, Golden State Warriors, NBA, MSU Men's Basketball, Michigan State vs. Penn State Football Preview, and Thanksgiving.

Current State #656 | November 25, 2015

4 hours ago

Today on Current State: New Flint Mayor Karen Weaver; the new cat Café in Ferndale; Neighbors in Action: Junior Achievement of Mid Michigan; a Public Poetry Announcement with a work by Irene McKinney; and MSU corporate chef Kurt Kwiatkowski with a Thanksgiving dressing recipe.

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Courtesy photo / Junior Achievement

One of the best ways to prepare kids for adulthood is to educate them on finances and economics. We hear how Junior Achievement of Mid Michigan is working to do just that in our weekly Neighbors in Action segment.

During tough times in your life, it’s helpful to keep a little bit of silliness around to cheer you up. This week’s Public Poetry Announcement is a good option for that.

MSU Center for Poetry Director Anita Skeen reads “Frivolous” by Irene McKinney.

Our Public Poetry Announcements are produced in partnership with the MSU Center for Poetry.

Gordon Takes Home LFL POY Award

19 hours ago

The Lansing Football League Player of the Year Award was presented to Lansing Warriors player Carre'on Gordon. The nominees, along with family and friends, gathered at the Capital Area District Library downtown Lansing, MI for the trophy presentation. 

Current Sports | 11/24/15 | #593

Nov 24, 2015

Mark Dantonio Press Conference, Michigan State Basketball, Sarah Kovan, Chad Carr, Ernie Boone, Ezekiel Elliott, and Michigan State Football.

Current State #655 | November 24, 2015

Nov 24, 2015

Today on Current State: Ingham County Board of Commissioners Chairman Brian McGrain discusses the rewarding of county contracts and the recent dismissals of to IT employees; Tom Daldin, host of public television's "Under the Radar" program; Great Lakes Month in Review for November includes an update on Flint's water supply and the mayor of Grand Rapids heads to Paris for the climate summit; and a preview of the Children's Ballet Theatre production of "The Nutcracker."

Flickr - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

We check in with Great Lakes commentator Gary Wilson about November’s biggest environmental stories, including the legal consequences of Flint’s water crisis and Michigan’s stake in the upcoming Paris climate summit.

Levers | Curious Crew | Ep. 202

Nov 23, 2015

Fri. Nov. 27 at 5:30pm at WKAR-TV | Magic paper, lifting soap, catapults? WATCH NOW

Current Sports | 11/23/15 | #592

Nov 23, 2015

Michigan State vs. Ohio State, Ezekiel Elliott, Connor Cook, Michael Geiger, Lansing Football League, Lions-Raiders, High School Football, and Weekend Winners.


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