Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU's Morning Edition local host David Fair was a long-time smoker; underline "was". He's now gone without smoking or any type of tobacco use for 29 days, and he's doing well. Today, Dave talks with a doctor to get the physician's take on quitting. Click on the audio icon to hear more as the "Quit With Dave" program continues on WEMU.
Ypsilanti, MI – The monitoring and clean-up of an underground dioxane plume has been going on for years on Ann Arbor's west side. Click on the audio icon for the latest on the effort on this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring Ann Arbor city councilman Chris Easthope.
Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti school district kicks off a new billboard advertising campaign in March, featuring Ypsilanti students. Click on the audio icon for more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU's community-wide smoking cessation effort "Quit With Dave" is now in its 22nd day. WEMU news anchor David Fair has now gone 22 days without tobacco, and continues to encourage other smokers to quit along with him. Today, as part of that process, Dave talks with someone who quit smoking as he faced cancer -- WEMU's 'Sunday Best' host, Dr. Arwulf. Click on the audio icon to hear more:
Ypsilanti, MI – In 1991, Eastern Michigan University's men's basketball team was nearly unstoppable, and became the first to make it all the way to the NCAA tournament's "sweet sixteen". Click on the audio icon to hear Brian Nemerovski recount the story in part 11 of Great Moments in EMU Sports:
Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU continues its 40th anniversary celebration with highlights from Eastern Michigan University sports. In part 10, Brian Nemerovski recounts the improbable journey of quarterback Charlie Batch from EMU to the NFL. Click on the audio icon for the story: