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WEMU Local
9:40 am
Wed October 5, 2005

Issues of the Environment

Washtenaw County, MI – Help is available in Washtenaw County to reclaim brownfield sites for new development. Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
9:11 am
Wed October 5, 2005

Oates Takes Colorado Post

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WEMU Local
9:04 am
Wed October 5, 2005

Ypsilanti Delays City Income Tax Vote

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti voters will not see an income tax issue on the ballot during the coming fiscal year. Click on the audio icon for more on that story, and details of other action from Tuesday night's city council meeting, from WEMU's Bob Eccles:

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WEMU Local
9:00 am
Wed October 5, 2005

Parking Structure Will Be Demolished

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8:52 am
Wed October 5, 2005

Union Pickets Council Over Lack of Contract

WEMU Local
4:04 pm
Mon October 3, 2005

EMU Back in Underdog Role Against Toledo

Ypsilanti –

Eastern Michigan's football program is brimming with confidence following wins over Central Michigan and Kent State. The Eagles' 2-0 Mid-American Conference record has them atop the West Division standings.

But head coach Jeff Genyk is treating Saturday's game at Toledo (6:45 p.m. on 89.1, WEMU) as a reminder that the Eagles' early success has not yet earned them a place among the MAC's elite teams.

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WEMU Local
2:04 pm
Mon October 3, 2005

Ypsilanti Project Wins Award

Ypsilanti, MI – The city of Ypsilanti has picked up an award for improving its residents' quality of life through a four-year project to replace every water main under local streets. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles:

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WEMU Local
9:05 am
Fri September 30, 2005

City Finance Forums Continue

Ypsilanti, MI – The latest public forum on the city of Ypsilanti's financial problems focused on ways Washtenaw County might be able to help the city save some money. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles:

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WEMU Local
9:01 am
Fri September 30, 2005

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU. Please note! This was pre-recorded. The ticket giveaway contained within is over.

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WEMU Local
8:42 am
Wed September 28, 2005

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Terri Blackmore is the executive director of the Washtenaw Area Transportation Study, or WATS. She's this week's guest on WEMU's Issues of the Environment. Click on the audio icon to hear more about establishing a light rail line between Detroit and Ann Arbor:

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WEMU Local
5:32 pm
Tue September 27, 2005

EMU-CMU Football Highlights Package

Ypsilanti – Click on the audio icon to hear highlights from Saturday's game.

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WEMU Local
9:52 am
Mon September 26, 2005

HVHS Shelters Refugee Critters from Hurricane

Ypsilanti, MI – Some pets rescued from hurricane Katrina are finding new homes in Washtenaw County. Click on the audio icon for more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles:

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WEMU Local
8:48 am
Fri September 23, 2005

EMU Update

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University President John Fallon the Third says EMU is off to a great start this fall. Click on the audio icon to hear more in his interview with WEMU's David Fair:

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WEMU Local
8:44 am
Thu September 22, 2005

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – With home heating costs predicted to climb as much as 71 percent this winter, homeowners might consider an energy audit to save a bit of money. Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
8:40 am
Thu September 22, 2005

Cinema Chat

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

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WEMU Local
9:20 am
Tue September 20, 2005

Lack of State Funding Hurting Ypsilanti

Ypsilanti, MI – About a hundred people crowded into a room at Perry School in Ypsilanti Monday night for the second in a series of public meetings on the city's financial crisis. Click on the audio icon to hear more from Monday night's forum from WEMU's Bob Eccles:

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WEMU Local
9:16 am
Tue September 20, 2005

Parking Structure Demolition on Hold

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WEMU Local
9:11 am
Tue September 20, 2005

Mayor Wants Energy Use Goals

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor Mayor John Heiftje says he hopes the city sets definite goals soon for reductions in energy use by the city.
Heiftje told city council Monday night that he'd like to see the city use 20 percent green energy by 2015 or sooner.
He says a variety of green energy sources, including wind power, could help the city achieve that goal.
Heiftje says additional bike paths and bike lanes would encourage non-motorized transportation, thus reducing the amount of greenhouse gasses produced in the community.

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WEMU Local
3:09 pm
Mon September 19, 2005

Genyk Focused on Repeating In-State Success

Ypsilanti – Eastern Michigan head coach Jeff Genyk wants his players to forget about Saturday's 55-0 loss at Michigan.

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WEMU Local
9:27 am
Mon September 19, 2005

Operation Backpack at EMU

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University's College of Education has been collecting school supplies for children displaced by hurricane Katrina. A truck loaded with those supplies rolls off EMU's campus today. Click on the audio icon for more from WEMU's Bob Eccles:

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WEMU Local
9:34 am
Fri September 16, 2005

UofM Regents Approve Field Renovations

Ann Arbor, MI – The University of Michigan baseball and softball teams will be getting improved fields, but they'll stay in their current locations. Click on the audio icon for more on the action taken by UofM Regents on Thursday.

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WEMU Local
9:33 am
Fri September 16, 2005

EMU vs. Michigan

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan takes on number 14 Michigan tomorrow in Ann Arbor. Click on the audio icon for the game preview from WEMU's Brian Nemerovski.

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WEMU Local
9:19 am
Fri September 16, 2005

EMU Eagles in the Big House

Ypsilanti, MI – Washtenaw County's two college football teams will square off tomorrow when Eastern Michigan takes on number 14 Michigan in Ann Arbor. Click on the audio icon for the game preview from WEMU's Brian Nemerovski.

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WEMU Local
9:13 am
Fri September 16, 2005

State Moves to Ban Inhaling Alcohol

Ypsilanti, MI – Michigan is among a growing list of states and local governments moving toward a ban on machines that allow people to inhale alcohol instead of drinking it. Click on the audio icon for more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:09 am
Fri September 16, 2005

Cinema Chat

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

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