Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University officials say the 80-thousand square foot addition to the Mark Jefferson science building will be ready when winter classes start in January. The university hosted a sneak preview of the facility on Thursday. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – The Ann Arbor Board of Education has approved a resolution to proceed with tenure charges against two district teachers. The board took the action Wednesday night, despite strong support for Huron High School teacher and orchestra leader Chris Mark. Mark is accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student five years ago. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County residents mapped out their vision of passenger rail service for the state at the 16th and final Michigan By Rail forum held Thursday night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this month's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU. Our co-host is the Executive Director of the Michigan League of Conservation Voters, Lisa Wozniak, and our special guest is state senator-elect Rebekah Warren.
Ypsilanti, MI – Take a breather by taking in a movie this weekend. Start by listening to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.
Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has approved plans to expand the intersection of Washtenaw and Oakwood avenues. The work is designed to reduce traffic congestion at the main entrance to Eastern Michigan University. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. Our guest this week is the Environmental Programs Supervisor with the Washtenaw County Environmental Health Division, Jeff Krcmarik.