WEMU Local
9:50 am
Mon January 24, 2011

Court Moves Into New Building

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's 15th district court has moved into its new location connected to city hall.
Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:46 am
Fri January 21, 2011

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's expanded Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is oceanographer Sylvia Earle. Earle is the National Geographic Explorer in Residence and founder of Mission Blue. She's also the past chief scientist for NOAA, and she's coming to Ann Arbor January 26.

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WEMU Local
9:48 am
Thu January 20, 2011

County Projects Huge Budget Deficits

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County Administrator Verna McDaniel is predicting a nearly 13 million dollar budget shortfall in 2012, and a 21 million dollar deficit in 2013.
McDaniel gave county commissioners her financial state of the county presentation Wednesday night. Here more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:34 am
Wed January 19, 2011

Medical Marijuana Rules Delayed Again

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has again delayed a vote on a medical marijuana business license ordinance. Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to postpone a decision on the issue, and voted to extend a moratorium on new medical marijuana businesses through the end of March. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:09 am
Tue January 18, 2011

MLK and Mutual Destiny

Ypsilanti, MI – The Chair of Brown University's Africana Studies department says an important part of Martin Luther King's message is the fact we are all tied together with a mutual destiny. Tricia Rose gave the keynote address Monday at EMU's MLK day celebration. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:08 am
Fri January 14, 2011

District to Survey Residents for Superintendent Search

Ypsilanti, MI – The Lincoln Consolidated school district is looking for community help as the search for a new superintendent gets underway. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:21 am
Thu January 13, 2011

City Braces for More Revenue Sharing Cuts

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti Mayor Paul Schreiber doesn't like the idea of further cuts in state revenue sharing. The city depends on that money to provide vital services, such as police and fire protection. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:18 am
Thu January 13, 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.

** Please note: Russ will be on hiatus for Sundance. Cinema Chat returns in two weeks.

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WEMU Local
8:59 am
Wed January 12, 2011

More Revisions Before Vote on Medical Marijuana Rules

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council wants to tweak legislation to regulate medical marijuana before voting on it. That means it'll be February first at the earliest before the issue again appears on council's agenda. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:51 am
Wed January 12, 2011

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is Jennifer Canvasser, the Environmental Health Organizer for the Ecology Center, and Michigan Network for Children's Environmental Health.

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