Why I Report for ELi

Monday, January 15, 2018

Why has this busy grad student been making time to write environmental stories for ELi since 2015? Here are her top ten reasons.

Why I Report For ELi

Friday, January 12, 2018

East Lansing High School student Evan Dempsey takes time out from a serious academic load, band, and college planning to write for ELi. (He's also a graduate of our first Summer Youth Journalism Program.) Why?

Why I Report For ELi

Thursday, January 11, 2018

As ELi counts down the days to the end of our annual Sustainability Drive, we're bringing you the personal stories of why our citizen reporters write for us. We start with Christopher Wardell, who has worked as a professional reporter in the past, but who came to ELi because the East Lansing music scene (and music journalism) are his passion.

New Plans Coming for Lots Cleared at Downtown Corner

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Wondering what's going to happen near the intersection of Abbot and Grand River? A new plan is forming, and ELi's Jessy Gregg has the story from last night's City Council meeting.

Joshua Davis Finds ‘The Way Back Home’ To The Ten Pound Fiddle

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Josh Davis may have hit the big time with his performance on The Voice, but many locals remember him from the years when he played with the band Steppin' In It. ELi's Christopher Wardell talked to Davis about life, music, and coming back to play in East Lansing.

Students Argue for Later ELHS Start Time; Board Members Observe #MeToo

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

“We researched both sides and more sleep causes students to be more alert, get better grades and have less accidents,” a member of the MacDonald Middle School Debate Club told the School Board at last night's meeting. “Students’ voices should be heard because this affects them.”