Ypsilanti, MI – Governor Jennifer Granholm continued her tour of state colleges today with a stop at Eastern Michigan University where she urged students to pressure state lawmakers to restore funding for the Michigan Promise scholarship. On her way to Ypsilanti, the Governor spoke this morning to WEMU's David Fair. Click on the audio icon to hear the full interview.
Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County officials will need to work over the next year to come to a new agreement with the county's courts over funding and operations. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Washtenaw County, MI – Leaders of Washtenaw County financial institutions say customers should not reply to text messages asking for personal banking information. Hear more on this scam from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County's board of commissioners' ways and means committee has approved the 2010 and 2011 fiscal year budgets. The committee approved the budgets on a unanimous vote Wednesday night, and the full board is expected to give final approval in two weeks. Hear more on the spending plan from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's extended Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is University of Michigan geophysics professor, doctor Henry Pollack. Pollack was a member of the intergovernmental panel on climate change that shared the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize with Al Gore for the work that resulted in the film "An Inconvenient Truth". Pollack's recently published book is "A World Without Ice".