WEMU Local
11:31 am
Tue May 2, 2006

Council Calls for War's End

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has approved a resolution calling for end to the war in Iraq.
Council voted 10 to 1 Monday night to approve the resolution, which says the city's share of the costs of the war is nearing 83-million dollars.
The resolution also calls for the funds currently being spent on the war to be transferred to efforts to meet the needs of America's most vulnerable people.

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WEMU Local
9:25 am
Mon May 1, 2006

Millage Elections on Tuesday

Washtenaw County, MI – Voters across Washtenaw County head to the polls Tuesday to vote on a plan to collect a two-tenths of a mil tax to upgrade the radio communications system for emergency responders. In addition to the county-wide millage election, voters in Superior Township will be voting on a tax to create a legal defense fund to battle unwanted development. Click on the audio icon for details on both millage issues from WEMU's Andrew Cluley and Brian Nemerovski.

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WEMU Local
9:17 am
Mon May 1, 2006

EMU Commencement

Ypsilanti, MI – Retired General John Coburn addressed Eastern Michigan University graduates during commencement ceremonies Sunday.
Coburn is a 1962 EMU graduate, and he said today's graduates are leaders in a period of dynamic change, and guards of the state. Click on the audio icon to hear Coburn's commencement adress.

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WEMU Local
10:47 am
Thu April 27, 2006

Board to Interview Superintendent Candidates

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WEMU Local
9:15 am
Thu April 27, 2006

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear 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
8:24 am
Wed April 26, 2006

Issues of the Environment

High Tech Hunting for Fun and Excercise – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU.
This week's topic: Geo-caching.

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WEMU Local
1:57 am
Fri April 21, 2006

Lynn Rivers Show Seeks Guests

undated – If you have immigrated to the United States, and are willing to share what the experience has been like for you, WEMU's Lynn Rivers Show would like you to be our guest at Noon on Friday, April 28, 2006.
Confidentiality assured if needed.
If interested, please contact Clark Smith at WEMU at (734) 487-2229 during regular business hours, or by e-mail csmith@emich.edu

Let's talk about it!

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WEMU Local
8:55 am
Thu April 20, 2006

Sheriff Snubs Commissioners Over Budget

Ypsilanti, MI – The Washtenaw County Sheriff's Department appears headed toward a two-million dollar deficit this year, primarily due to jail overcrowding which has forced the department to send inmates to jails in other counties.
Washtenaw County commissioners expressed disappointment and concern, not just over the spending, but also over Sheriff Dan Minzey's decision not to attend Wednesday night's meeting. Click on the audio icon for more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:49 am
Thu April 20, 2006

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Tonight's special event is for Michigan Theater gold card members only, but there are plenty of other cinematic items on this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.
Click on the audio icon for more.

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WEMU Local
11:22 am
Wed April 19, 2006

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – The new Mott's Children's Hospital in Ann Arbor will be one of the most environmentally-friendly in the country. Learn more by clicking on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU.

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