Off the Record | August 28, 2015 | #4509

An all correspondents edition of Off the Record as the panel discusses the latest in the Courser-Gamrat story and Donald Trump's polling numbers in Michigan. Zoe Clark, Kathy Gray, Craig Mauger and Jonathon Oosting join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick. Watch it at video.wkar.org
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Great Performances, “Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2015"

Fri. Aug. 28 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | The Vienna Philharmonic performs an open-air concert from the gardens of Austria’s Imperial Schönbrunn Palace.
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Dave "Mad Dog" DeMarco on Current Sports

Al's guest this week is host David "Mad Dog" DeMarco of the Lansing’s sports station "The Game 730 AM."
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Live Music Friday: Westrin & Mowry

Our Live Music Friday guests today are Brian Westrin and Peter Mowry. The Lansing-based singing-songwriting duo placed two songs from their album “The Past Rushes In” in the semifinals of the 2014 International Songwriting Competition. In June, they opened a New York City program for the National Music Publishers Association honoring Billy Joel.
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Currents Sports' Special: Hurricane Katrina Remembrance

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From Current Sports' own producer, cohost, and New Orleans native Isaac Constans comes a montage of Hurricane Katrina and the path to recovery for the Gulf Coast, with a little bit of a sports spin. Here's a touching snippet of today's Current Sports. For the proceeding discussion and full show, visit Current Sports' Radio here or follow the link to related programs.


Current Sports #536 | August 28, 2015

21 hours ago

Darryl Dawkins' Death, Johnny Manziel Injury, Connor Cook Not Named a Captain, Hurricane Katrina Anniversary, and Reflection Friday.


Current State #596 | August 28, 2015

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Today on Current State: Rep. Tim Greimel on the Courser-Gamrat scandal; the best Great Lakes destinations of 2015; record female enrollment at MSU Engineering and Live Music Friday presents Westrin & Mowry.

Off the Record | August 28, 2015 | #4509

Aug 28, 2015

An all correspondents edition of Off the Record as the panel discusses the latest in the Courser-Gamrat story and Donald Trump's polling numbers in Michigan.  Zoe Clark, Kathy Gray, Craig Mauger and Jonathon Oosting join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

Watch it at video.wkar.org

Dave "Mad Dog" DeMarco on Current Sports

Aug 28, 2015
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Al's guest this week is host David "Mad Dog" DeMarco of the Lansing’s sports station "The Game 730 AM."

Current Sports #535 | August 27, 2015

Aug 27, 2015

No No-No for Justin Verlander, Michigan State Depth Chart, Michigan Schedule, David "Mad Dog" Demarco,  Throwback Thursday, Derrick Rose, and High School Football.


Current State #595 | August 27, 2015

Aug 27, 2015

Today on Current State: U.S. Congressman John Moolenar (R) shares his thoughts on the Iran nuclear deal, immigration, and more; Ann Arbor celebrates the art of Bonsai at the Matthei Botanical Gardens; Scott Southard reviews Saint Mazie by Jami Attenberg; Grand Rapids Mayor Elect Rosalynn Bliss on her historic election as the city's first female mayor; and a tour of the historic Wilcox Plymouth Mill in Detroit. 

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Our book reviewer Scott Southard gives us his take on Saint Mazie, a historical fiction novel by author Jami Attenberg. 

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Our summer visits to historic Detroit-area sites concludes with a stop at the Wilcox Plymouth Mill. Once a simple grist mill, it became a part of the Arsenal of Democracy, but is now in disrepair. Current State’s Scott Pohl talks with Jack Dempsey of the Michigan Historical Commission about the history that will be lost if it isn’t preserved.

Current Sports #534 | August 26, 2015

Aug 26, 2015

MSU Hall of Fame, Utah vs. Michigan, Author John Greenburg, Scott Pohl Feature, Ray Bentley and Participation Trophies.


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