WEMU Local
9:32 am
Fri February 23, 2007

Drug Ads Influence Perception of Wellness

Ann Arbor, MI – A series of essays in the medical journal 'Lancet' deal with the subject of
"medicalization", or the way drug advertisements and other influences impact our perceptions of disease and wellness. The essays lead author is a University of Michigan psychiatrist. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:33 am
Thu February 22, 2007

County Rejects Settlement with Two Townships

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County and one of the three townships locked in a dispute over the cost of police services are headed to mediation.
Augusta Township and the county have agreed to mediation, while Ypsilanti and Salem townships countered the mediation offer with a settlement proposal.
County commissioners voted nine to one Wednesday night against the settlement offer, saying it was only a small improvement from the townships' original offer.

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WEMU Local
9:27 am
Thu February 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
11:39 am
Wed February 21, 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 Executive Director of Environment Michigan, Mike Shriberg.

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WEMU Local
9:09 am
Wed February 21, 2007

Plymouth Mall Expansion Approved

Ann Arbor, MI – A plan to in-fill a portion of a parking lot in northwest Ann Arbor with new shops and office space has been approved by Ann Arbor's city council, despite objections from current tenants of the Plymouth Mall.
City council voted seven to four Tuesday night to approve the project's site plan.
Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:05 am
Wed February 21, 2007

Court Project Back to Square One

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WEMU Local
8:52 am
Thu February 15, 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
9:16 am
Wed February 14, 2007

EMU Encouraged by State Budget Proposal

Ypsilanti, MI – Each month, Eastern Michigan University President Dr. John Fallon joins WEMU's David Fair for an update on sigificant issues facing the university. Click on the audio icon to hear this month's discussion.

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WEMU Local
9:12 am
Wed February 14, 2007

Inmates Freed to Ease Jail Overcrowding

Washtenaw County, MI – Overcrowding at the Washtenaw County jail has prompted a judge to order the release of several dozen inmates. Click on the audio icon for more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:08 am
Wed February 14, 2007

Energy Secretary in Ann Arbor

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