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8:12 am
Tue August 17, 2010

Ypsilantii and Willow Run High Schools on 'Lowest Achieving" List

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti high school is among schools on a list issued by the state Monday of the lowest-achieving five percent of schools in Michigan. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:08 am
Tue August 17, 2010

Council Approves Special Assessment for Non-Motorized Path

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor officials have taken another step toward building a non-motorized path on the north side of Washtenaw Avenue between Glenwood and Tuomy roads. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:25 am
Thu August 12, 2010

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.

**Please note: the ticket giveaway contained within this week's Cinema Chat was valid only for on-air listeners and only on Thursday, 8-12-2010.

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WEMU Local
8:47 am
Thu August 12, 2010

EMU Budget On Track

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University officials say the budget for the upcoming school year remains balanced as more specifics become known. The university hosted a budget forum on Wednesday. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
1:32 pm
Fri August 6, 2010

First Friday for 8/4/10

Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU and Morning Edition local host David Fair present this month's First Friday feature, where the focus is on the recent oil spill in the Kalamazoo River.

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WEMU Local
1:28 pm
Fri August 6, 2010

Zaragon Place Two Lauded As An Example Of Good Zoning And Design

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor officials are celebrating the approval of the Zaragon Place Two site plan and development agreement as a success story for the city's new downtown zoning and design guidelines. WEMU's Andrew Cluley has more.

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WEMU Local
1:24 pm
Fri August 6, 2010

Ann Arbor Puts Moratorium On Medical Marijuana Facilities.

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor City Council has approved a 120-day moratorium on the initiation or expansion of medical marijuana facilities. WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports.

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WEMU Local
1:21 pm
Fri August 6, 2010

Washtenaw County Bracing For Another Whooping Cough Outbreak

Ann Arbor, MI – Washtenaw County appears to be in line for another significant outbreak of Whooping Cough. WEMU's Bob Eccles has the story.

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WEMU Local
4:58 pm
Thu August 5, 2010

Issues of the Environment for 8/4/10

Ypsilanti, MI – In this installment of Issues of the Environment, WEMU's David Fair explores the ways patients at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital are benefitting from locally-grown produce.

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WEMU Local
4:16 pm
Thu August 5, 2010

Construction Affects South Fifth Avenue in Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI – Traffic on South Fifth Avenue in Ann Arbor is being affected by construction of the city's new underground parking structure. WEMU Bob Eccles reports on efforts to minimize the impact on area businesses.

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WEMU Local
4:13 pm
Thu August 5, 2010

Mixed Bag in Ypsilanti School District Report Card

Ypsilanti, MI – The state's latest "No Child Left Behind Law" report card has reasons for the Ypsilanti school district to celebrate, but as WEMU's Bob Eccles reports, there's also cause for concern.

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WEMU Local
3:58 pm
Thu August 5, 2010

Candidate Ponders One-vote Victory.

Ann Arbor, MI – Was it a song, a friend voting in their first election or perhaps lending a scooter to a stranger? WEMU's Andrew Cluley spoke with a candidate for Washtenaw County Commissioner about possible factors in his one-vote primary election victory.

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WEMU Local
10:35 am
Thu August 5, 2010

No More Questions About Past Felonies in Washtenaw County Employment Applications

Ann Arbor, MI – No more questions about past felonies for those applying for jobs with Washtenaw County. As WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, the county will still do background checks for all employees.

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WEMU Local
8:28 am
Thu August 5, 2010

Cinema Chat for 8/5/10

Ypsilanti, MI – Michigan Theater Executive Director Russ Collins joins WEMU Morning Edition local host David Fair for Cinema Chat, a weekly look at movies and the world of entertainment.

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WEMU Local
9:36 am
Mon August 2, 2010

Ballot Proposals in Washtenaw County

Washtenaw County, MI – Several local governments have money issues on Tuesday's ballot. Click to here details on each from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:03 am
Fri July 30, 2010

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
8:45 am
Wed July 28, 2010

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is the President of Whole Brain Group, Marissa Smith.

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WEMU Local
8:54 am
Thu July 22, 2010

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
9:02 am
Wed July 21, 2010

City Puts the Brakes on Medial Marijuana

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has approved the first reading of an emergency ordinance to impose a 90-day moratorium on the sale and dispensing of medical marijuana in the city. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:57 am
Wed July 21, 2010

City Gets Union Concessions

Ann Arbor, MI – The city of Ann Arbor has received concessions from three bargaining units that will save the city money in the short and long runs. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:54 am
Wed July 21, 2010

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is the owner and senior aquatic biologist of Superior Environmental and Aquatic Services, Gary Crawford.

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WEMU Local
8:35 am
Tue July 20, 2010

More Zing for Zingermans

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has taken three steps to allow Zingerman's Deli to expand its operations. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:32 am
Tue July 20, 2010

Education Fundraiser Gets Big Boost

Ann Arbor, MI – With less than two weeks to go in the Ann Arbor Public Schools Educational Foundation's 'Million Reasons' campaign, the foundation has picked up a large donation. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:03 am
Mon July 19, 2010

Film Festival Early Entry Deadline is August 16th

Ann Arbor, MI – Filmmakers who'd like to enter their work in the Ann Arbor Film Festival are up against an August 16th early entry deadline. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:51 am
Wed July 14, 2010

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is the Transportation Program Manager for the city of Ann Arbor, Eli Cooper.

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