WEMU Local
8:54 am
Wed April 4, 2007

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring Washtenaw County Drain Commissioner Janis Bobrin.

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WEMU Local
8:51 am
Wed April 4, 2007

Sidewalk Compromise for Easy Street

Ann Arbor, MI – A compromise has been worked out that will likely mean Ann Arbor's Easy Street will end up with sidewalks on one side of the street. Click on the audio icon for more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:06 am
Tue April 3, 2007

Embattled Principal Resigns

Ypsilanti, MI – The embattled principal of Ypsilanti High School has resigned. Dr. Layne Hunt's resignation is effective June 30th. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:03 am
Tue April 3, 2007

Bond Issue Approved for Ypsilanti Schools

WEMU Local
8:56 am
Tue April 3, 2007

Faculty Contract Negotiations to Resume at EMU

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WEMU Local
10:19 am
Thu March 22, 2007

Road Construction To Begin Near New High School

Ann Arbor, MI – Road construction on Maple Road at the M-14 interchange should begin next month as several roundabouts are built near Ann Arbor's new Skyline High School.
The district's school board got its first briefing Wednesday night on the two-million dollar contract with Sunset Excavating, and will vote on the deal next week.
This marks the last major construction contract for the 93-million dollar high school. The road improvements should be completed this summer, one year before Skyline opens its doors.

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WEMU Local
10:14 am
Thu March 22, 2007

Public Help Sought for Schools' Strategic Planning

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WEMU Local
9:20 am
Thu March 22, 2007

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
9:15 am
Thu March 22, 2007

EMU and Faculty Await Fact-Finder's Report

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University's contract with the school's faculty expired at the end of last August. After a brief faculty strike, followed by a few negotiating sessions, both sides agreed to fact-finding to resolve the contract impasse.
The fact-finder's recommendations are due out by early April. WEMU's David Fair discussed the ongoing contract dispute, and the faculty union's expectations of the fact-finder's report with EMU-AAUP President Howard Bunsis. Click on the audio icon to listen to the interview.

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WEMU Local
9:08 am
Thu March 22, 2007

Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Ypsilanti, MI – This is colon cancer awareness month in the U-S. Before the end of this year, more than 150-thousand people will be diagnosed with the disease.
Vicki Rakowski is the Executive Vice-President for the American Cancer Society's Great Lakes Division. She joins WEMU's David Fair to discuss how colon cancer can be detected, and death prevented. Click on the audio icon to hear more.

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