WEMU Local
10:44 am
Thu June 30, 2011

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.

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WEMU Local
8:57 am
Wed June 29, 2011

Michigan Merit Exam Scores

Ypsilanti, MI – The state is out with results of this past year's Michigan Merit Exams. Hear how local schools fared from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:53 am
Wed June 29, 2011

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Summer's here, the bugs are out, and more and more people are using pesticides to fight the annual annoyance. Safely disposing of unused pesticides is easier now thanks to Michigan's "Clean Sweep" program. Abby Eaton is an environmental research specialist in the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, and she's out guest on this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
8:24 am
Tue June 28, 2011

School Board Approves New Budget

Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti school board has adopted a balanced budget for the 2011-2012 school year, despite significant unplanned reductions in revenue. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:00 am
Thu June 23, 2011

Special Gift for Special Education at EMU

Ypsilanti, MI – A three-point-two million dollar gift will help assure the future of Eastern Michigan University's special education program. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:18 am
Thu June 23, 2011

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Cinematic offerings abound this weekend. Hear more on this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.

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WEMU Local
10:35 am
Wed June 22, 2011

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – This week's Issues of the Environment focuses on the continuing effort to bring passenger rail service to southeast Michigan, with Ann Arbor as a central hub. Our guest this week is Ann Arbor Mayor John Hieftje.

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WEMU Local
8:26 am
Wed June 22, 2011

EMU Sets Budget and Tuition

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University tuition and mandatory fees will increase 3.65% this fall. EMU's Board of Regents approved new tuition rates on Tuesday, and also approved a $281.4 million budget. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
3:20 pm
Tue June 21, 2011

Council Approves Medical Marijuana Licensing and Zoning

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has approved medical marijuana licensing and zoning ordinances. Council voted 8 to 2 Monday night in favor of the ordinances, despite a request to delay the vote until the state court of appeals rules on patient-to-patient transfers. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:08 am
Fri June 17, 2011

City Settles Lawsuit with Police Officer

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilant's city council has voted to settle a discrimination lawsuit filed by a white police officer who claimed he was passed over for promotion in favor of a less-qualified African-American colleague. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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