This week on Current State, a talk with one of the candidates running for mayor of Lansing. Also, meet the former educator in Grand Ledge public schools inducted into the National Teachers Hall of Fame! We'll take a stroll along a Michigan Labor Day holiday tradition. 

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An audit says a Michigan agency used more than $330,000 in federal anti-blight and mortgage relief funds to provide free parking for contract employees in downtown Lansing.

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On Thursday, Lansing will tear down an old auditorium to make way for affordable apartment units. 

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Law enforcement officers in mid-Michigan are expanding their efforts to help care for victims of opioid addiction.