New ‘Chipotlanes’ restaurant coming to Delta Township

A new kind of Chipotle restaurant is coming to Delta Township. A ‘Chipotlanes’ restaurant will be coming to the Delta Shopping center, and the drive-through won’t feature an order board or pay window. Drive-through orders will require customers to order and pay through the Chipotle app.

Preliminary examination delayed in Holt homicide

Jacob Joseph Ficher of Lansing and Bdour Al-Yasari were in Ingham County 55th District Court on Thursday for a preliminary examination in the Feb. 4 slaying of Al-Yasari’s husband, Amman, in their Holt home. Judge Thomas P. Boyd set a new hearing date for March 14 to allow more time for attorneys to evaluate evidence.

The entrance to the Lansing Recycling Center on Cedar Street is pictured Dec. 12, 2018.

Local action taken to challenge global climate change

In November, the Fourth National Climate Assessment was published by the research program. The report interprets the findings of the research program, analyzes the effects of global change on the environment and analyzes current trends in global change, both human-induced and natural. Local governments and businesses already are dealing with the issues the report addresses.