WEMU Local
2:10 pm
Thu September 15, 2005

Buyouts for Visteon Workers

Ypsilanti, MI – Senior hourly workers at Ypsilanti's Visteon plant are meeting with representatives from Ford Motor and their union's national office to talk about buyouts. Click on the audio icon for more from WEMU's Bob Eccles:

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WEMU Local
9:28 am
Wed September 14, 2005

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, and find out how the spread of the Emerald Ash Borer has become a huge disaster for Michigan:

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WEMU Local
9:22 am
Wed September 14, 2005

Ypsilanti Facing Precarious Financial Future

Ypsilanti, MI – The first in a series of town hall meetings on Ypsilanti's financial future was held Tuesday night. Click on the audio icon for more on the meeting from WEMU's Bob Eccles:

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WEMU Local
9:19 am
Wed September 14, 2005

UofM Hospitals Chief Retires

Ann Arbor, MI – The head of the University of Michigan hospitals and health centers is retiring from the post. Click on the audio icon for details from WEMU's Andrew Cluley:

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WEMU Local
4:03 pm
Tue September 13, 2005

Genyk: Turnovers Key for Hanging with Michigan

Ypsilanti – Recent history gives Jeff Genyk hope heading into Saturday's football game at Michigan..

In 2004, Mid-American Conference member Miami (Ohio) played the Wolverines close into the second half. Later that season, mid-major San Diego State led the Wolverines at the half. And two weeks ago, another of EMU's compatriots, Northern Illinois, rolled up 411 yards, but lost to Michigan 33-17.

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WEMU Local
9:55 am
Tue September 13, 2005

Local Hurricane Relief Volunteer Back Home

Ypsilanti, MI – A local Red Cross volunteer is back home after helping Hurricane Katrina victims along the gulf coast of Mississippi. Click on the audio icon to hear David Fair's interview with MSU senior Nick Welter:

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WEMU Local
9:49 am
Tue September 13, 2005

Schools WIn Energy Savings Award

Ypsilanti, MI – Kudos for the Ypsilanti School District at Monday night's board of education meeting for the district's efforts to cut energy costs. Click on the audio icon for details from WEMU's Bob Eccles:

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WEMU Local
10:47 am
Mon September 12, 2005

Gas Prices Squeeze Local School Districts

Undated – Area school districts are struggling with high gas prices, along with everybody else. Click on the audio icon to hear Bob Eccles' report:

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WEMU Local
10:44 am
Mon September 12, 2005

City and Township Fire Departments Join Forces

Ypsilanti, MI – When there's an accident or other problem along I-94 in Ypsilanti or Ypsilanti Township, fire crews from both jurisdictions will respond. Click on the audio icon to hear Bob Eccles report on the new cooperative effort between the city and the township:

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WEMU Local
10:31 am
Fri September 9, 2005

Michigan Cares - Preparations to Help Victims Relocate

Ypsilanti, MI – The city of Ann Arbor and other Michigan communities stand ready to help victims of hurricane Katrina relocate. Click on the audio icon to hear David Fair's interview with 5th ward Ann Arbor city councilman Chris Easthope about what that city is doing to help, as WEMU continues its participation in Friday's "Michigan Cares" fundraiser for hurricane relief efforts:

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