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Lansing High School students start businesses

Updated: 05/20/2016 - A new program is giving local high school students a chance to accomplish something many people only dream of. 12 mid-Michigan students started their own businesses this year.
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Lansing School Board considers layoffs

Updated: 05/20/2016 - The Lansing Board of Education is trying to balance its budget, but enrollment has fallen by hundreds and is projected to decline even more. That means the Board has to think about how many people it might have to lay off.
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Lansing Schools, 'Water Lead Tests Came Back Clean'

Updated: 02/03/2016 - The results are in, the Lansing School District tested its water last month. The Superintendent says hundreds of tests found there are no elevated lead levels in any of the schools.
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Lansing Schools Happy With M-STEP Results

Updated: 12/17/2015 - The results are in for the state's new standardized M-STEP tests. Students in the Lansing School District are blow the state average in almost every subject, but the president of the Board of Education says he's excited about the results.
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