Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to October's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU, featuring our special guest, the Oil Spill Response Coordinator and Program Assistant for the National Wildlife Federation, Beth Wallace.
Ypsilanti, MI – The contentious issue of mayoral appointments to city boards and commissions was addressed Tuesday night at Ypsilanti's city council meeting. A resolution clarifying the process was adopted, but it may or may not solve the problems it was drafted to address. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is Monica Patel, a Policy Associate at The Ecology Center in Ann Arbor. Sunday is a 'global work day' to fight climate change, sponsored by 350 dot org.
Ypsilanti, MI – October is breast cancer awareness month. WEMU's David Fair talks with Vicki Rackowski, the Chief Operating Officer of the American Cancer Society's Great Lakes Division about the disease and advances in treating it. Click to hear the interview.
Ann Arbor, MI – Washtenaw County's first international baccalaureate school may open next fall. The Ann Arbor school board was briefed on the proposal Wednesday night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – A former University of Michigan researcher who pleaded guilty to malicious destruction of property in the sabotage of a graduate student's work is awaiting word on restitution in the case. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ann Arbor, MI – The city of Ann Arbor will hold a free sofa collection next month in connection with the recently-passed ban on the outdoor storage of upholstered furniture. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.