PEORIA, IL – The Lansing Lugnuts avoided a three-game sweep with a 7-3 victory over the Peoria Chiefs last night at O'Brien Field. Lansing next heads to Burlington, Iowa, to open a three-game series with the Bees tonight.
CLEVELAND – Tom Izzo says he still hasn't decided whether he will leave Michigan State to coach the Cleveland Cavaliers, who fired Mike Brown earlier this year.
Izzo told reporters late Thursday night that "it won't go on forever, I can tell you that."
The coach had just arrived back in East Lansing, Mich., after traveling to Cleveland on Thursday afternoon with his wife, daughter and son. He was getting a firsthand inspection of a franchise undergoing a major makeover as it prepares to try and re-sign star LeBron James.
Michigan lawmakers are advancing a proposal that would bar politicians from holding public office for 20 years after certain felony convictions related to previous terms in office.
The state Senate passed a proposed amendment to the state constitution by a 35-0 vote Thursday. If approved by at least two-thirds of the members in the state House, the proposal would go on the November ballot for voters to decide.
Turns out you can take your "Chevy to the levee" or any other darn place you please.
General Motors Co. on Thursday backed off a "poorly worded" internal memo that asked employees to refer to the brand only as "Chevrolet" in an effort to create consistency.
GM says in a statement that it "in no way" is discouraging anybody from using the name Chevy. The internal memo was part of an effort to develop a consistent brand name as it tries to broaden its global presence.
Friday is the deadline for eligible school employees to accept an enhanced retirement offer from the state. As Michigan Public Radio's Rick Pluta reports, it appears the retirement plan is not likely to hit its targets to save schools money.
PEORIA, IL – The host Peoria Chiefs defeated the Lansing Lugnuts in 10 innings, 2-1 last night at O'Brien Field. The Chiefs go for the sweep tonight at 8. The Lugnuts return home on Tuesday, June 15th, for a doubleheader against the Bowling Green Hot Rods.