WEMU Local
8:26 am
Wed September 1, 2010

Bed Bugs in College Dorms?

Ypsilanti, MI – Some Michigan State University officials are worried about students possibly bringing bed bugs with them when they return to campus for fall semester. However, UofM officials say they have no such concerns. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:23 am
Wed September 1, 2010

Small Wind Turbines Could Help Homeowners

Washtenaw County, MI – A small wind turbine could help some homeowners keep a lid on their long-term electricity costs. At the M-S-U Extension office in Washtenaw County Monday night, M-S-U professors discussed factors to be considered before investing in wind turbines. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:35 am
Tue August 31, 2010

EMU Reaches Tentative Contract with Faculty

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WEMU Local
9:00 am
Fri August 27, 2010

Impact of Health Care Reform on EMU Still a Question Mark

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University officials say they need more information from the federal government and university employees before they'll know what added costs will come from health care reform. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
11:39 am
Thu August 26, 2010

EMU Contract Talks Coming Down to the Wire

Ypsilanti, MI – About 100 Eastern Michigan University faculty and their supporters rallied for a new contract Wednesday afternoon. The university and its faculty are working on a new three-year agreement. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:21 am
Wed August 25, 2010

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Enviroment from WEMU. The topic is bedbugs, and this week's guest is a medical entimologist with the communicable disease division of the Michigan Department of Community Health, Erik Foster.

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WEMU Local
8:40 am
Tue August 24, 2010

Union Files Complaint Against Ypsi Schools

Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti school district's support staff union has filed an unfair labor practices complaint against the district. The complaint involves plans to hire an accounting and finance consultant. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:37 am
Tue August 24, 2010

School Board Approves Search Firm Guidelines

Ann Arbor, MI – The Ann Arbor school board has approved a request for proposals from search firms to help find the district's next superintendent. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:32 am
Tue August 24, 2010

County Reports First West Nile Case in Michigan

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County can claim the dubious distinction of registering the state's first human case of West Nile Virus for 2010. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:27 am
Mon August 23, 2010

Preservation Millage Renewal On November Ballot

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County voters will be asked to renew a millage in November to continue funding the county's natural areas preservation program. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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