WEMU Local
9:07 am
Tue March 10, 2009

Local Groups Bringing Clean Water to Iraq

Ann Arbor, MI – A couple of Ann Arbor groups are trying to improve basic living conditions for the people of Iraq by providing tools to purify water. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:29 am
Mon March 9, 2009

Dicken Woods Celebrates 5th Anniversary

Ann Arbor, MI – A west side Ann Arbor neighborhood recently celebrated the five-year anniversary of the city purchasing a ten acre wooded area for preservation as a natural area. The 'Friends of Dicken Woods' say they remain committed to maintaining and improving the woods. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:31 am
Fri March 6, 2009

Crime Drops in 2008 in Ypsilanti and at EMU

Ypsilanti, MI – Nearly all types of crime are down this school year at Eastern Michigan University and major crimes were lower throughout 2008 in the city of Ypsilanti. EMU hosted a safety and security forum Thursday. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:26 am
Fri March 6, 2009

First Friday Focus on the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this month's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU, featuring the new co-host of this series, Michigan League of Conservation Voters Executive Director Lisa Wozniak, and our special guest, the new President of the Michigan Environmental Council, Chris Kolb.

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WEMU Local
8:41 am
Thu March 5, 2009

County Prepares for Stimulus Funds

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County officials are agressively exploring opportunities to bring federal stimulus funds to the county. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:37 am
Thu March 5, 2009

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
9:17 am
Wed March 4, 2009

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the city of Ann Arbor's water quality manager, Molly Wade.

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WEMU Local
8:26 am
Wed March 4, 2009

Council Supports Continued Arts Funding

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council is asking Governor Jennifer Granholm and state lawmakers to maintain current funding levels for the Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:35 am
Tue March 3, 2009

Council Approves Commercial Recycling Plan

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has approved ordinance changes needed to begin a commercial recycling program. City council unanimously approved the ordinance changes Monday night, and approved a contract with Waste Management for commercial solid waste collection. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:26 am
Mon March 2, 2009

College Presidents Urge Funding Levels Maintained

Ypsilanti, MI – The presidents of Eastern Michigan University, Oakland University and Central Michigan University want state lawmakers to maintain funding levels for higher education without relying on federal stimulus funds. That's part of the testimony given at EMU before the state house higher education subcommittee on appropriations Friday. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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