Ypsilanti, MI – Michigan's long-term health care system pushes too many state residents into costly nursing homes. That's according to care providers and their advocates speaking at a town hall meeting hosted by state representative Kathy Angerer on Monday. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley:
Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear WEMU's First Friday Focus on the Environment. Today's discussion focuses on the continuing controversy over deep injection wells for the disposal of toxic waste, and features WEMU's David Fair, Michigan Environmental Council President Lana Pollack, and our special guest, Romulus City Council member Debbie Romak.
Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University's football team can stay perfect in the Mid-American Conference with a win Saturday night at Toledo, but it will be the Eagles' toughest MAC test yet. Click on the audio icon for more from WEMU's Brian Nemerovski.
Ypsilanti, MI – Would a rapid transit system linking Ann Arbor with Detroit make a stop in Ypsilanti? Ypsilanti's representative to the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments (SEMCOG) says she'll make sure it does. Click on the audio icon for more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles:
Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti voters will not see an income tax issue on the ballot during the coming fiscal year. Click on the audio icon for more on that story, and details of other action from Tuesday night's city council meeting, from WEMU's Bob Eccles: