WEMU Local
9:15 am
Thu June 14, 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
3:11 am
Thu June 14, 2007

District Will Try to Maintain Same-Sex Partner Benefits

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor school district officials say they'll try to find a way to continue offering benefits to same-sex partners of employees who weren't under contract this past month.
Supporters of the benefits asked the school board Wednesday night to act quickly after employees were recently notified that the district would not to continue to offer the benefits.
Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:59 am
Tue June 12, 2007

More Budget Cuts for Ypsi Schools

Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti school board has signed off on budget cuts recommended by the district's superintendent to help balance the books. A number of teachers and staff are facing layoffs. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:55 am
Tue June 12, 2007

Group Urges Greater Use of Tap Water

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council and a group of local activists are promoting drinking tap water over bottled water. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:11 am
Thu June 7, 2007

Transplant Programs Continue Following Tragic Crash

Ann Arbor, MI – The University of Michigan Survival Flight and transplantation programs continue with their work, even with heavy hearts after Monday's plane crash that left six team members dead. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley

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WEMU Local
9:06 am
Thu June 7, 2007

Drama Students Near Fundraising Goal

Ypsilanti, MI – It's getting down to crunch time for a group of Ypsilanti High School drama students who'll be in Scotland for two weeks this summer for the American High School Theater Fesitval. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:02 am
Thu June 7, 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
9:19 am
Wed June 6, 2007

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring University of Michigan Executive Director for Parking and Transportation Services, David Miller.

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WEMU Local
9:04 am
Wed June 6, 2007

City Expands Search for Water Street Developer

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's Water Street project is stalled, with no developer on board, and bond payments for land purchases coming due in a few years. Tuesday night, Ypsilanti's city council approved a new action plan for the project. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:58 am
Tue June 5, 2007

Council Changes Land Sale Policy

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has approved the sale of a small parcel of land for the development of an office center along Eisenhower Parkway. Included in the council's resolution Monday night was a provision to revoke a policy set in the late 1990's that dedicated money from city land sales to the affordable housing trust fund. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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