Williamston

(L to R) Bishop Earl Boyea, Father Jonathan Wehrle, Attorney Lawrence Nolan, Assistant County Prosecutor Andrew Stevens.
Katie Cook / WKAR-MSU

A Lansing-area priest accused of embezzling more than $5 million from his church is trying to raise $300,000 for his defense just weeks before trial.

Two Killed In Accident On I-96 Near Williamston

Feb 7, 2018
WLNS-TV Lansing (WKAR media partner)

Michigan State Police say two teenage girls died in a crash on I-96 in Livingston County on Tuesday night.

Greg Talberg
Katie Cook / WKAR-MSU

This story was updated Monday night with the results of the school board meeting.

The Williamston School Board voted tonight on two separate policies related to transgender students. Policy 9260: Access to Gender-Segregated Activities and Facilities passed 7-0. And Policy 8011: Gender Identity passed 6-1. Details of both policies can be found here.

packed gym of people
Katie Cook / WKAR-MSU

The Williamston Board of Education met for four hours last night, hearing public comment on their proposed policy for transgender and non-conforming students.


Brooke Allen / WKAR Public Media

A prosecutor says no charges will be filed in a 53-vehicle December pileup on snow-covered Interstate 96 in Michigan that left three people dead.