WEMU Local
9:00 am
Tue May 25, 2010

Rallying for Increased Education Funding

Ann Arbor, MI – About 200 people rallied for education funding Monday at Ann Arbor's Skyline high school. It was one of more than 40 rallies held across the state, sponsored by the Michigan Education Association. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:56 am
Tue May 25, 2010

County Modifies Preservation Program Guidelines

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County's natural areas preservation program has protected more than 18-hundred acres of land, and has created 17 new nature preserves. County officials have now tweaked the program's guidelines as the millage that funds the effort expires later this year. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:59 am
Mon May 24, 2010

Gubernatorial Candidates: Part Four

Ypsilanti, MI – Recently, four candidates hoping to be Michigan's next Governor came to Washtenaw County as part of a candidate mixer sponsored by the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Regional Chamber of Commerce, the Ann Arbor Area Board of Realtors, and the local Builders and Remodelers Association. WEMU's Andrew Cluley has been reporting on the candidates' stances on important issues. In the last part of this special series, we hear from Lansing's Mayor, Democrat Virg Bernero.

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WEMU Local
9:19 am
Fri May 21, 2010

Gubernatorial Candidates: Part Three

Washtenaw County, MI – Last week, four candidates to be Michigan's next Governor came to Washtenaw County for a candidates' mixer hosted by the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Regional Chamber of Commerce, the Ann Arbor Area Board of Realtors, and the local Builders and Remodelers Association. WEMU's Andrew Cluley is reporting on the candidates' stances on some important issues. In part three of this series, we hear from Republican Rick Snyder.

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WEMU Local
9:15 am
Fri May 21, 2010

Sidewalk Signs Approved for Downtown

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has approved a plan to allow portable signs on downtown sidewalks despite some concerns about sidewalk overcrowding. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:13 am
Fri May 21, 2010

Nuclear Energy Grants for UofM

Ann Arbor, MI – A major infusion of research cash has been announced for the University of Michigan.
Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:25 am
Thu May 20, 2010

County Considers Expanding Road Commission

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County commissioners will hold a public hearing in July to get community input on a proposal to expand the road commission from three to five members. The vote Wednesday night was seven to four to hold the hearing. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:22 am
Thu May 20, 2010

State Retirement Changes to Impact EMU

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University will be impacted by the recently approved changes in the state employee retirement system, but just how isn't yet clear. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:18 am
Thu May 20, 2010

Michigan Gubernatorial Candidates: Part Two

Ypsilanti, MI – Last week, four candidates to be Michigan's next Governor came to Washtenaw County for a candidates' mixer hosted by the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Regional Chamber of Commerce, the Ann Arbor Area Board of Realtors, and the local Builders and Remodelers Association. WEMU's Andrew Cluley is reporting on the candidates' stances on some important issues. Today, in part two of his series, we hear from Republican U-S Representative Pete Hoekstra.

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WEMU Local
9:11 am
Thu May 20, 2010

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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