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8:29 am
Wed March 8, 2006

Cross Street "Down-zoning" Moves Forward

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council is making progress toward easing tensions with property owners over the city's so-called "down-zoning" effort along Cross Street. Click on the audio icon for more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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9:06 am
Tue March 7, 2006

Council Approves Breast Feeding Ordinances

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10:27 am
Mon March 6, 2006

Quit With Dave -- Day 29

Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU's Morning Edition local host David Fair was a long-time smoker; underline "was". He's now gone without smoking or any type of tobacco use for 29 days, and he's doing well. Today, Dave talks with a doctor to get the physician's take on quitting. Click on the audio icon to hear more as the "Quit With Dave" program continues on WEMU.

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8:14 am
Thu March 2, 2006

Commissioners Set Policing Rates

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8:07 am
Thu March 2, 2006

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, in which Michigan Theater Executive Director Russ Collins answers the question "what week it this?"

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9:44 am
Wed March 1, 2006

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – The monitoring and clean-up of an underground dioxane plume has been going on for years on Ann Arbor's west side. Click on the audio icon for the latest on the effort on this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring Ann Arbor city councilman Chris Easthope.

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9:26 am
Tue February 28, 2006

Billboards for Ypsilanti Schools

Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti school district kicks off a new billboard advertising campaign in March, featuring Ypsilanti students. Click on the audio icon for more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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9:49 am
Mon February 27, 2006

Quit With Dave -- Day 22

Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU's community-wide smoking cessation effort "Quit With Dave" is now in its 22nd day. WEMU news anchor David Fair has now gone 22 days without tobacco, and continues to encourage other smokers to quit along with him. Today, as part of that process, Dave talks with someone who quit smoking as he faced cancer -- WEMU's 'Sunday Best' host, Dr. Arwulf.
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9:43 am
Mon February 27, 2006

Great Moments in EMU Sports -- Part 11

Ypsilanti, MI – In 1991, Eastern Michigan University's men's basketball team was nearly unstoppable, and became the first to make it all the way to the NCAA tournament's "sweet sixteen". Click on the audio icon to hear Brian Nemerovski recount the story in part 11 of Great Moments in EMU Sports:

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9:39 am
Mon February 27, 2006

Great Moments in EMU Sports -- Part 10

Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU continues its 40th anniversary celebration with highlights from Eastern Michigan University sports. In part 10, Brian Nemerovski recounts the improbable journey of quarterback Charlie Batch from EMU to the NFL. Click on the audio icon for the story:

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9:27 am
Thu February 23, 2006

School Board Goes for Outside Help

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9:20 am
Thu February 23, 2006

Great Moments in EMU Sports -- Part 9

Ypsilanti, MI – In 1972, Eastern Michigan University put together one of its best basketball teams ever. Click on the audio icon to hear more about that amazing season from WEMU's Brian Nemerovski.

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9:16 am
Thu February 23, 2006

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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10:31 am
Wed February 22, 2006

Site Plan for "Old Y", and Lease Easing

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9:23 am
Wed February 22, 2006

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Most of us know about and engage in recycling, but what about Freecycling and E-cycling? Find out more about those by clicking on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU.

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9:18 am
Wed February 22, 2006

Great Moments in EMU Sports -- Part 8

Ypsilanti, MI – Throughout the month of February, WEMU presents Great Moments in Eastern Michigan University sports. It's part of WEMU's continuing 40th anniversary celebration, and today, Brian Nemerovski recalls the 2004 championship season for EMU's women's basketball team. Click on the audio icon to hear more.

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9:12 am
Wed February 22, 2006

Great Moments in EMU Sports -- Part 7

Ypsilanti, MI – Throughout this month, WEMU continues its 40th anniversay celebration by reviewing the historical highlights of Eastern Michigan University sports broadcasts. Today, Brian Nemerovski looks back at the origins of those broadcasts on WEMU. Click on the audio icon to hear more.

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8:16 am
Tue February 21, 2006

Quit With Dave -- Day 15

Ypsilanti, MI – He's noticably less irritable, and seems to be getting over the jitters of withdrawal from tobacco. Monday was the 15th tobacco-free day for WEMU's David Fair. Click on the audio icon to hear the latest on the effort, and more information on how to kick the tobacco habit for good.

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9:21 am
Thu February 16, 2006

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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9:33 am
Wed February 15, 2006

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Ann Arbor city officials and residents continue to plan for the future landscape of the downtown area. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the planning on this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring Ann Arbor Mayor John Hieftje.

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9:28 am
Wed February 15, 2006

Great Moments in EMU Sports, Part 6

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University's basketball teams have earned plenty of victories since the program began, but there was never a better era than this one, the 12-season run that began in 1987. Click on the audio icon for more from WEMU's Brian Nemerovski.

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9:22 am
Wed February 15, 2006

Great Moments in EMU Sports, Part 5

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University's baseball teams earned national recognition through the 1970's. Click on the audio icon to hear Brian Nemerovski's report on that EMU baseball dynasty.

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9:20 am
Mon February 13, 2006

Quit With Dave -- Day 8

Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU's David Fair has been tobacco-free now for eight days, but his effort to kick the smoking habit is not over.
As part of the 'Quit With Dave' campaign, Dave has conducted a series of interviews with professionals who can help you quit too. Today, Dave talks with Washtenaw County Public Health Director Ellen Clement about the number of cancers associated with smoking right here in Washtenaw County. Click on the audio icon to learn more.

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2:12 am
Fri February 10, 2006

Quit With Dave -- Day Five

Ypsilanti, MI – He's made it through the first work week without cigarettes, and today, WEMU's David Fair talks with Michigan Surgeon General Kimberly Dawn Wisdom about smoking cessation. Click on the audio icon for more tips on how you too can kick the habit.

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9:02 am
Thu February 9, 2006

New High School Opening Delayed

Ann Arbor, MI – Just as Ann Arbor school officials unveiled a draft redistricting plan for the third comprehensive high school, superintendent George Fornero annouced that the new school will not open by the fall of 2007 as planned.
Click on the audio icon for more on the unclear status of the new high school, as well as the redistricting proposal, from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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