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9:11 am
Wed September 23, 2009

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is Washtenaw County's Environmental Health Supervisor, Leon Moore.

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WEMU Local
9:06 am
Tue September 22, 2009

Council Approves Watered Down E-Mail Resolution

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has passed a watered down version of a resolution to make e-mails to and from council members during meetings available to the public. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:01 am
Tue September 22, 2009

Council Approves Development Projects

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has approved a pair of development projects. Hear more on the Near North and City Place developments from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
3:13 pm
Fri September 18, 2009

Google's Clean Energy Czar Visits Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI – Google's Clean Energy Czar says the key to reducing energy usage is increasing efficiency, not trying to drastically change the way people do things. AS WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, Bill Weihl was the keynote speaker at the University of Michigan's Energy Fest.

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WEMU Local
1:41 pm
Thu September 17, 2009

Washtenaw County Identifies Little-Known Funding Mechanism

Ann Arbor, MI – Washtenaw County Administrator Bob Guenzel has presented his 2010 and 2011 budget proposals to the county commissioners. As WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, his plan includes funding from a seldom-used mechanism.

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WEMU Local
1:38 pm
Thu September 17, 2009

Cinema Chat for 9/17/09

Ypsilanti, MI – Michigan Theater Executive Director Russ Collins joins WEMU "Morning Edition" local host David Fair for their weekly chat about movies and the entertainment industry.

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WEMU Local
6:26 pm
Wed September 16, 2009

New Database Checks Toxic Chemicals In Everyday Items

Ypsilanti, MI – A new database helps consumers track toxic chemicals in thousands of everyday products. WEMU's Bob Eccles has more.

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WEMU Local
1:38 pm
Wed September 16, 2009

Michigan Suburbs Alliance Gets $3 Million Grant

Ypsilanti, MI – The Michigan Suburbs Alliance has been awarded a $3 million grant for energy efficiency. WEMU's Andrew Cluley has the story.

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WEMU Local
1:35 pm
Wed September 16, 2009

Eastern Michigan University Offering Flu Shots

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University is offering seasonal flu shots to students, faculty and staff. WEMU's Bob Eccles has the story.

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WEMU Local
1:33 pm
Wed September 16, 2009

Local election results

Ypsilanti, MI – A couple of Washtenaw County communities held elections on Tuesday. WEMU's David Fiar has the un-official results.

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WEMU Local
1:30 pm
Wed September 16, 2009

Issues of the Environment for 9/16/09

Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU's David Fair has this week's installment of "Issues of the Environment". David speaks with the president of Agrarian Adventure about experiential education, and teaching kids to grow healthy foods.

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WEMU Local
2:17 pm
Tue September 15, 2009

Ypsilanti School Board Hires New Superintendent

Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti School Board has approved a contract with the district's new Superintendent. WEMU's Bob Eccles has more.

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WEMU Local
9:40 am
Mon September 14, 2009

Council Asks Feds to Keep Post Office Open

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council is urging the United States Postal Service to reconsider a plan to close the post office on South University. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:20 am
Fri September 11, 2009

United Way Campaign Underway

Washtenaw County, MI – The Washtenaw County United Way has kicked off its annual fundraising campaign. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:17 am
Fri September 11, 2009

Lincoln Exhibit at EMU

Ypsilanti, MI – A new traveling exhibit examining the constitutional challenges Abraham Lincoln faced while President is on display at Eastern Michigan University. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:22 am
Thu September 10, 2009

Ann Arbor Schools Prepared for Swine Flu

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor public schools officials say they have plans in place to deal with swine flu, but they're also counting on assistance from students and families. Hear more on the plans from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:18 am
Thu September 10, 2009

Arts Group Opposes Tax on Non-Profits

Ypsilanti, MI – Artserve has sent a letter to Governor Granholm and state legislative leaders, asking them to exempt non-profits from any proposed service tax. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:11 am
Thu September 10, 2009

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.

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WEMU Local
11:15 am
Wed September 9, 2009

Ypsilanti to Cut Bus Service

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has approved a resolution that cuts bus service in town in exchange for buying some time to put a regional transportation system in place. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
11:06 am
Wed September 9, 2009

City Says DEQ is Wrong on Argo Dam

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor officials say they believe toe drains, which are part of the Argo dam system, do not need repair before a decision on the dam's future is made. City council held a work sesson on the dam Tuesday night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
11:00 am
Wed September 9, 2009

Michigan Could Lead the Way on Clean Fuels

Ypsilanti, MI – A new report says producing cleaner fuels in Michigan would have a variety of benefits, both environmental and economic. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
10:53 am
Wed September 9, 2009

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring special guest Jason Frenzel, the volunteer coordinator of the second-annual homegrown festival to be held this weekend at the Ann Arbor Farmers Market.

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WEMU Local
9:19 am
Tue September 8, 2009

County Wants Tobacco Tax Increase

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County officials are in favor of a proposal to increase the state's tobacco tax. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:16 am
Tue September 8, 2009

Changes Greet Start of School in Ypsilanti

Ypsilanti, MI – The new school year brings a new superintendent and other changes to the Ypsilanti school district. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:59 am
Fri September 4, 2009

Dexter Gets Funds to Improve Sewage System

Dexter, MI – A pair of projects to improve water quality around the village of Dexter are moving forward, thanks to federal stimulus funds and a loan from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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