Today a five-acre mostly vacant site two blocks from the Michigan Capitol is an environmentally contaminated piece of land. But in the coming years the Lansing parcel will become a state of the art new home for the Michigan Association of Broadcasters. MAB's board has approved buying the property with preliminary plans for a 9,000 square foot headquarters.
Full story: Michigan Broadcasters are on the move (Wed, 10/1)
Michigan Republican Gov. Rick Snyder's re-election campaign will ask television stations around the state to pull a commercial claiming he cut education funding by $1 billion.
Full story: Snyder campaign asking TV stations to pull Schauer ad with $1B education funding 'lie' (Wed, 10/1)
WeatherNation TV, a multi-format, local, regional and national television weather news service, has signed Gray Television's NBC affiliate WILX Lansing, Mich. (DMA 114), to broadcast 24/7 weather news on its 10.2 subchannel and on Comcast ch. 294 and WOW Cable ch. 151 across central Michigan.
Full story: WeatherNation TV Adds WILX Lansing (Wed, 10/1)