WEMU Local
10:45 am
Tue July 17, 2007

EMU FIres Three Top Officials

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University's Board of Regents says the firings of President John Fallon, Vice-President Jim Vick, and Police Chief Cindy Hall, plus the reprimand of university attorney Ken McKanders will be the only personnel changes made in connection to the university's handling of the rape and murder of a student last December. Click on the audio icon to hear how the university plans to move forward from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:41 am
Tue July 17, 2007

Council Approves Re-worked Lower Town Plan

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has approved amendments to the Broadway Village at Lower Town development agreement to help move the mixed-use brownfield redevelopment project forward. Three major changes to the plan were approved.
Click on the audio icon to hear more on the new plan from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:35 am
Tue July 17, 2007

EMU Tuition Increase Tops Nine Percent

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WEMU Local
9:24 am
Thu July 12, 2007

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – In this week's installment, WEMU's David Fair and the Michigan Theater's Russ Collins cover, a couple of outstanding independent films and, of course, the new Harry Potter reel. That, and a couple of important reminders for fans of public radio and WEMU!

WEMU Local
9:18 am
Wed July 11, 2007

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Algae Blooms have long been an issue in area waterways. There is now a better understanding of the causes of those blooms, and progress has been made in finding permanent ways to remediate the problem. Click on the audio link to listen to this week's installment of Issues of the Environment.

WEMU Local
11:03 am
Fri July 6, 2007

First Friday Focus on the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this month's First Friday Focus on the Environment, featuring Michigan Environmental Council President Lana Pollack, and very special guest, the chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Congressman John Dingell.

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WEMU Local
9:38 am
Thu July 5, 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
11:25 am
Wed July 4, 2007

Voters Will Decide City Income Tax

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has approved the second and final reading of an ordinance to place a city income tax proposal on the November ballot. Click on the audio icon for more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
11:22 am
Wed July 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 the Director of the Michigan Memorial Phoenix Energy Institute at the University of Michigan, Dr. Gary Was.

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WEMU Local
11:18 am
Wed July 4, 2007

Water and Sewer Rates Going Up

Ann Arbor, MI – Water and sewer rates in Ann Arbor are increasing, but city council has reduced the proposed water rate increase. The average residential water bill will increase by about four percent under the plan unanimously approved by council Monday night. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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