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New partnership launches The Lansing Journal to meet local needs SEPTEMBER 13, 2017 – “We have reduced coverage in Illinois significantly,” said a managing editor from the Northwest Indiana Times in a March 2017 email. “Due to resources and limited space in print, [we’re] keeping stories generally to larger issues.” This email might be considered … Read more

Eclipsing Lansing

Community Photography for the September 13, 2017, print issue of The Lansing Journal The assignment Send us photos or selfies of your experience with the August 21 solar eclipse. The response LANSING, Ill. (August 21) – Not everyone traveled to Carbondale, Illinois, to view the August 21 solar eclipse. Lansing residents didn’t let overcast skies … Read more

Human Relations Commission

Mayor’s office expects to finalize selections by year end by Ashlee De Wit LANSING, Ill. (August 31) – Mayor Patty Eidam and her staff are in the process of putting together a Human Relations Commission, a campaign promise that was accelerated at the recent Community Meeting to address police/community relations. The Community Meeting was part … Read more