1:45 pm
Fri May 4, 2012

County to Continue Managing Head Start

Washtenaw County will manage Head Start program one more year.

1:43 pm
Fri May 4, 2012

First Friday Focus on the Environment

Growing food locally is Growing Hope in Ypsilanti area.

9:41 am
Thu May 3, 2012

Board Rejects Deficit Reduction Plan

The Ypsilanti school board wants changes in a proposed deficit reduction plan.

The Ypsilanti school board opposes plan to close three schools to help eliminate budget deficit.

Movies and more
9:37 am
Thu May 3, 2012

Cinema Chat

Find out more about Cinetopia on this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

9:31 am
Thu May 3, 2012

Dingell Kicks off Re-Election Bid

Congressman John Dingell has been serving in the House since 1955.

Dingell says his re-election campaign should be about service, not age.

Ann Arbor Parking
9:28 am
Thu May 3, 2012

New Structure Could Ease Ann Arbor's Parking Crunch

Ann Arbor's new underground parking structure could help ease parking issues.


DDA thinks new structure could take pressure off three of the city's parking structures near the UofM campus.

11:28 am
Wed May 2, 2012

School Board to Consider Changing School Day Start Times

High school classes could start later, but not until next year.

11:26 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Local Teacher Honored by MASB

Social studies teacher honored for teaching students about homelessness and macro-economics.

11:24 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Issues of the Environment


DTE Energy to clean up polluted MichCon site in Ann Arbor.

1:50 pm
Tue May 1, 2012

Tax Plan Would Hurt Cities and Schools

Snyder administration wants to get rid of personal property tax on businesses.

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Public Affairs
1:40 pm
Tue May 1, 2012

The Lynn Rivers Show

Michigan's medical marijuana law. 

In 2008, Michigan voters approved the use of medical marijuana.  Since then, the state's attorneys general have been fighting to keep the law from taking full effect. 

Breaking: All-Star Concerts
9:44 am
Mon April 30, 2012

International Jazz Day


International Jazz Day to be Celebrated with All-Star Concerts in New Orleans and New YorkThe inaugural International Jazz Day will be celebrated by millions worldwide on Monday, April 30.Read MoreSee All News ItemsJazzDay.com will be presenting Live Video Broadcasts of these performances:April 30 - United Nations, New York: 7:30pm(EDT) 

1:54 pm
Fri April 27, 2012

WISD Needs to Improve Busing Services

Survey shows dissatisfaction with school busing in three districts served by the WISD.

1:51 pm
Fri April 27, 2012

State Residents Willing to Pay More for Transportation

New poll shows Michigan voters are willing to pay higher taxes for transportation.

Eastern Michigan University
1:49 pm
Fri April 27, 2012

EMU Names New Women's Basketball Coach

Former Kansas and Nebraska assistant named new head coach of EMU women's basketball team.

9:16 am
Thu April 26, 2012

District Facing Millions in Budget Cuts

Ann Arbor's school board is considering three budget scenarios.

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Upcoming Movies and Cinetopia
9:13 am
Thu April 26, 2012

News, News, and More News!


This week David and Russ talk about movie news this week - To Rome with Love, Skyfall, and more! Also, Cinetopia news!

Local Government
9:15 am
Wed April 25, 2012

A2 Parks Millage Renewal Headed to November Ballot

Ann Arbor parks officials say they expect to have a renewal of the park maintenance and capital improvements millage on the November ballot.

Landfill Solutions
9:13 am
Wed April 25, 2012

Waste Not Dump Not?


Republican state lawmakers are racing to repeal Michigan's ban on yard waste going to landfills. David talks to Jeff Irwin this week, a member of the House Committee on Energy and Technology.

2:59 pm
Tue April 24, 2012

School Board Considers Cuts in Transportation

The Ypsilanti School district is looking for ways to cut spending and save money on transportation.

Tax Havens and Tax Dodging
2:47 pm
Tue April 24, 2012

No More Tax Dodging!

Business for Shared Prosperity

Tax haven abuse is costing small businesses and ordinary taxpayers billions of dollars. Lynn's guests this week are Joseph Rotella, the owner of the Spencer Organ Company in Waltham, Massachusetts and Scott Klinger, the Director of Tax Policy at Business for Shared Prosperity.

Eastern Michigan University
1:56 pm
Mon April 23, 2012

Marketing EMU: Phase Two

Eastern Michigan University is launching the second phase of its "True EMU" marketing campaign.

10:13 am
Fri April 20, 2012

Earth Day is Sunday

Congressman John Dingell talks with WEMU's David Fair about new congressional battles to protect the environment.

Parks and Recreation
10:11 am
Fri April 20, 2012

An Ann Arbor Version of Campus Martius?

Head of Detroit's Campus Martius says Ann Arbor deserves a great public gathering space as well.

Eastern Michigan University
10:08 am
Fri April 20, 2012

EMU President Addresses Rising Costs

Eastern Michigan University President Susan Martin discusses college costs and more with WEMU's David Fair.