Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero says his daughter was close to one of two Lansing men whose deaths are being investigated as homicides.
Eighteen-year-old Darren Antonio Brown Jr. and 23-year-old Owen Wesley Goodenow died Thursday. Bernero, one of three Democrats running for governor, said at a Friday news conference that his younger daughter, Virginia, was close friends with Brown.
EAST LANSING, MI – Melissa Ingells talks to Lansing Symphony Orchestra conductor Timothy Muffitt about the MasterWorks 5 concert, "Reflections of Romanticism." It features the Violin Concerto by Samuel Barber, the "Rhenish" Symphony #3 by Schumann, and a suite of Ancient Airs and Dances by Respighi.
LANSING, MI – The state House has voted to repeal Michigan's mandatory motorcycle helmet law.
The Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta reports.
AUDIO: The measure would allow anyone over the age of 21 who buys a special $20,000 insurance policy to ride without a helmet. Riders younger than 21 or who don't have the policy would still have to wear a helmet.