Ypsilanti, MI – This week's Issues of the Environment addresses the issue of climate change and its impact on the Great Lakes and all they mean to Michigan. The guest this week is Melinda Koslow of the National Wildlife Federation.
Ann Arbor, MI – The head of Ann Arbor's teachers union says school boards across the state and the Michigan Education Association need to work together on their common interests. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – Borders is looking for a less expensive location for its headquarters than its current home in Ann Arbor, but the company says it may not be leaving town. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University has fired its men's head basketball coach, saying Charles Ramsey's teams have failed to live up to university expectations. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's Downtown Development Authority will not be moving into city hall in the near future. The DDA board voted unanimously Wednesday to renew the lease on its current office space. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – With time running out on negotiations between the city of Ann Arbor and the Downtown Development Authority on a new contract over parking, the DDA board says it wants to see more movement from the city. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluely
Ypsilanti, MI – An effort to help bridge the digital divide in Washtenaw County has led to a program that not only provides computers, but also jobs and skill training for young people in the county. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor Mayor John Hieftje plans to introduce a resolution at the next city council meeting to set new goals for renewable energy use and greenhouse gas reductions in the city. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.