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Hanna-Attisha address to MSU grads to be streamed live

Physician Mona Hanna-Attisha of MSU's College of Human Medicine and her team helped prove the children of Flint, Michigan, had been poisoned by a lead-contaminated water supply. Hanna-Attisha will deliver the commencement address at MSU’s undergraduate convocation on May 6. The ceremony will be streamed here at wkar.org as a live webcast 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, May 6.
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Chris Canas on BackStage Pass | Ep. 705

Fri. May 6 at 11pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Detroit-based Chris Canas brings the blues with a homestyle feel to a new generation.
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EAST LANSING, MI; MAY 1, 2016 -- In a QuizBusters championship series of games seen on WKAR TV over the weekend [Saturday, 4/30/16], the Okemos Chieftains defeated the Hillsdale Academy Colts to take home the title of QuizBusters Grand Champion for 2016.
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The Lansing Board of Water and Light was recently the subject of a cyber attack. We talk with Board of Water and Light General Manager Dick Peffley about the utility's recovery efforts.
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Physician at Hurley Children's Hospital
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Physician Mona Hanna-Attisha of MSU's College of Human Medicine and her team helped prove the children of Flint, Michigan, had been poisoned by a lead-contaminated water supply. Hanna-Attisha will deliver the commencement address at MSU’s undergraduate convocation on May 6.

The ceremony will be streamed here at wkar.org as a live webcast 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, May 6.

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Sun. May 8 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | With his memory failing, Wallander draws on primal instincts to crack a decades-old submarine mystery. But is it finally curtains for Kurt?

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Off the Record 4/29/16 | Ep. 4544

Topics: Flint Water and the battle over the budget. Guest: Rep. Jeff Irwin, (D) Ann Arbor. watch it at video.wkar.org
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It’s Commencement Week at Michigan State University.  In honor of the occasion, we hear three recent classic MSU commencement addresses from Magic Johnson, Mitch Albom, and Berry Gordy.  And Russ White introduces you to Joshua Davis.


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Kirk Heinze hosts an Earth Day roundtable discussion focusing on progress made and challenges still ahead in protecting our environment.  Russ White talks with internationally-renowned MSU physician Mona Hanna-AttishaScott Westerman shares his thoughts on Pressing the Reset Button.


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