WEMU Local
9:04 am
Wed May 6, 2009

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the President and Chief Technology Officer of the Warner-Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry, doctor John Warner.

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WEMU Local
9:00 am
Wed May 6, 2009

More Funding Sought for Stadium Street Bridges

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor officials are hoping they'll get funding to replace the Stadium Street bridges over State Street and the railroad tracks sometime in 2010. They're also hoping the old bridges will remain in operation until then. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:22 am
Tue May 5, 2009

Residents Urge Continued Support for Pool and Science Center

Ann Arbor, MI – Conerns about the future of the Leslie Science Center and Mack pool highlighted a public hearing Monday night on Ann Arbor's proposed city budget. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:24 am
Mon May 4, 2009

Local Fight for Immigrant Rights

Ypsilanti, MI – For the past year, a diverse group of people in Washtenaw County has been responding to raids by Immigration, Customs, and Enforcement (ICE) agents and local law enforcement agencies. The Washtenaw Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights marked it's one-year anniversary on Sunday. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:32 am
Fri May 1, 2009

First Friday Focus on the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Controlling and preserving Michigan's wetlands is the topic for this month's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan League of Conservation Voters, Lisa Wozniak, and special guest Marc Smith, the State Policy Manager for the National Wildlife Federation. Click on the audio icon above to hear more.

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WEMU Local
10:00 am
Thu April 30, 2009

Rallying to FIght Autism

Ypsilanti, MI – Hundreds of Michigan families who have autistic children rallied at the state capitol this week, demanding that insurance companies cover treatments for autism. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:56 am
Thu April 30, 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
11:22 am
Wed April 29, 2009

Equal Pay Day

Ypsilanti, MI – New legislation introduced in Lansing would assure equal pay for equal work regardless of gender. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
11:13 am
Wed April 29, 2009

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the head of the Parks and Recreation Division of the State Department of Natural Resources, Ron Olson. Olson was Ann Arbor's Superintendent of Parks for 20 years, and an assistant city manager.

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WEMU Local
10:49 am
Fri April 24, 2009

Ad Revenue Decline Also Hitting News Magazines

Ypsilanti, MI – The lousy economy and corresponding drop in advertising revenue has been a killer for newspapers like the Ann Arbor News, but it hasn't been easy for weekly news magazines, like Newsweek, either.
Newsweek Chairman Richard Smith will address Eastern Michigan University students during Sunday morning's commencement. Hear more on where Smith thinks the news business is headed in this interview with WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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