WEMU Local
10:17 am
Mon November 23, 2009

Granholm Brings 'Promise' Tour to EMU

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.

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WEMU Local
9:42 am
Mon November 23, 2009

Increased Demand for Services from Ann Arbor Spark

Ann Arbor, MI – Due to an increase in demand for services, Ann Arbor Spark is adding one-and-a-half positions. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:27 am
Fri November 20, 2009

County Working on New Agreement with Courts

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.

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WEMU Local
9:24 am
Fri November 20, 2009

Officials Confirm First Swine Flu Death in County

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County health officials have confirmed the first death in the county caused by the H1N1 virus, or swine flu. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:12 am
Fri November 20, 2009

Texting Scam in Washtenaw County

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.

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WEMU Local
9:48 am
Thu November 19, 2009

County Budget Nearing Approval

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.

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WEMU Local
8:54 am
Thu November 19, 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
10:14 am
Wed November 18, 2009

Ypsilanti Prepares for Census

Ypsilanti, MI – A representative of the U-S Census Bureau briefed Ypsilanti's city council Tuesday night on preparations for the 2010 census. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:49 am
Wed November 18, 2009

Issues of the Environment

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".

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WEMU Local
9:20 am
Wed November 18, 2009

Commissoner Announces Bid for State House

Ann Arbor, MI – Washtenaw County commissioner Jeff Irwin kicked off his campaign for the 53rd district State House seat Tuesday night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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