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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WEMU Local
11:09 am
Fri August 20, 2010

Council Member Wants Better Flood Control along Allens Creek Watershed

Ann Arbor, MI – An Ann Arbor city council member says flooding earlier this month in parts of the city are signs that more hydrological studies are needed in the Allens Creek watershed. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
11:06 am
Fri August 20, 2010

Contractor Flap At WCC

Ypsilanti, MI – The construction company whose contract to do energy improvement work at Washtenaw Community College was rescinded says it will respond to the college's action by letter. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:35 am
Thu August 19, 2010

Board Begins Process to Find New Superintendent

Ann Arbor, MI – The Ann Arbor school board hopes to quickly find a search firm to begin the process of finding an interim and then permanent replacement for outgoing Superintendent Todd Roberts. The board began discussions Wednesday night on finding a new superintendent. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:21 am
Wed August 18, 2010

Students 'Flunk' Ypsilanti on Sustainability

Ypsilanti, MI – The city of Ypsilanti gets failing grades on sustainability from Eastern Michigan University students who are studying sustainable cities. However, city officials don't agree with the students' findings. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:17 am
Wed August 18, 2010

Superior Township Man Celebrates 100th Birthday

Ypsilanti, MI – A Superior Township man hopes his 100th birthday will attract more people to his farm, which is also a county park. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:12 am
Wed August 18, 2010

City Puts 90-Day Hold on Medical Marijuana

Ypsilanti, MI – Jamie Lowell is the co-founder and co-owner of Third Coast Compassion Center, a medical marijuana dispensary in Ypsilanti. Lowell spoke with WEMU's David Fair about Ypsilanti's moratorium on medical marijuana. Click to hear the interview.

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WEMU Local
9:08 am
Wed August 18, 2010

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is a founding member and current board member of the Washtenaw Bicycling and Walking Coalition, Kris Talley.

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WEMU Local
8:12 am
Tue August 17, 2010

Ypsilantii and Willow Run High Schools on 'Lowest Achieving" List

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti high school is among schools on a list issued by the state Monday of the lowest-achieving five percent of schools in Michigan. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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