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The Genius of Bill Withers
The Genius of Bill Withers
Benjamin Brewster, Writer/Volunteer • April 6, 2020

Bill Withers, whose trademark singles “Ain’t No Sunshine," “Lean on Me," “Use Me” and “Lovely Day” established him as a visionary contributor to the definitive American songbook, passed away Friday morning from heart complications. He was 81 years old. His death immediately triggered...

Five big storylines in the 2020 NBA Finals
Five big storylines in the 2020 NBA Finals
Aidan Champion, General Assignment Reporter • September 30, 2020

On Wednesday night, the Los Angeles Lakers and the Miami Heat will go head-to-head in the two teams’ first ever NBA Finals meeting. Though the opposing forces have never crossed paths on the way to the promised land until now, neither team is a stranger to the league’s biggest stage. We went for...

Spartan Stadium (Photo: MSU Athletic Communications)
The Big Ten announces testing partnership with Biodesix Inc. and Quidel Corporation
Jared Ramsey, General Assignment Reporter • September 30, 2020

EAST LANSING-The Big Ten announced today that it would be partnering with Biodesix, a leading diagnostic company within the field of lung health, and Quidel Corporation, one...

Motown Rundown - 9/30/20 - Down the Field and Gain...
Motown Rundown - 9/30/20 - Down the Field and Gain...
Ryan Rabinowitz, Ryan Collins, and Trent Balley September 30, 2020

On this week’s episode of The Motown Rundown: Ryan Rabinowitz, Trent Balley and Ryan Collins start the show by discussing some recent changes to the Red Wings roster including...

The State - 9/30/20
The State - 9/30/20
September 29, 2020
The State - 9/29/20
The State - 9/29/20
September 28, 2020
In-Studio & Interview | MikeyyAustin - "Spare Change" (Live @ WDBM)
In-Studio & Interview | MikeyyAustin - "Spare Change" (Live @ WDBM)
February 19, 2020

On the horizon of a new album release, the Impact basement thumped to the funky bass of Tyler Tesla, a member of local Lansing group MikeyyAustin...