Ann Arbor, MI – The Michigan Supreme Court has thrown out a lawsuit against the Ann Arbor school district for offering health insurance to same-sex partners of district employees. However, Wednesday's ruling does not resolve the issue of domestic partner benefits for gay and lesbian employees. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the Director of Environmental and Utility Services for Ann Arbor's public schools, Randy Trent.
Ypsilanti, MI – Washtenaw County officials hope the county can become the site of a wind farm. County Commissioners voted eight to two Wednesday night to spend up to 86-thousand dollars on a study to determine if the county has the right conditions to generate wind power. Click on the audio icon for more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has dropped plans for a public hearing into a complaint against Mayor Pro Tem Trudy Swanson. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.