August 2017, CNS Budget

Aug. 16, 2017 To: CNS Editors From: Eric Freedman & Dave Poulson http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/ For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841 or cepak@msu.edu. For other questions or problems, contact Eric Freedman, freedma5@msu.edu; (517) 355-4729 (office) or … Continue reading →

Driving trends shifting gears

By JACK NISSEN Capital News Service LANSING — Where are Americans driving? Researchers from the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute analyzed data from the Federal Highway Administration, and the results are in: City driving is rising, and it’s risen … Continue reading →

July 2017, CNS Budget

To: CNS Editors From: Eric Freedman & Dave Poulson http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/ For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Pechulano Ali, (517) 940-2313, pechulan@msu.edu. For other questions or problems, contact Eric Freedman, freedma5@msu.edu; (517) 355-4729. 2nd SUMMER ENVIRONMENTAL NEWS PACKAGES: This is … Continue reading →

Lawmakers want to shoot down Chinese lanterns

By CARIN TUNNEY Capital News Service LANSING — Americans celebrate holidays by sending things up. But popular Chinese sky lanterns can kill livestock, strangle wildlife and cause fires, experts say. Sky lanterns are made of paper, cloth and string. They … Continue reading →