Met Opera
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The Metropolitan Opera returns to 90.5 WKAR!

Sat. Dec. 3 at 1pm on 90.5 FM WKAR Radio | Matinee broadcast returns to the air on this Saturday afternoon!
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TV Highlights Ahead

Hamilton's America
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Hamilton's America | Great Performances

Fri. Dec. 2 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Great Performances explores the making of the Broadway phenomenon and the history behind it.
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Current State Features

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EL Financial Team to recommend city income tax

The city of East Lansing faces a projected $100-million pension and retiree health care deficit. A financial health review team is getting ready to make recommendations to the city council about dealing with it and gaining a stronger financial footing. We talk with two members of the team.
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WKAR File Photo

Michigan farmers set 2017 policy agenda

The Michigan Farm Bureau is busy planning its priorities for 2017. We talk with the bureau’s policy development chair, Andy Hagenow.
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Current Sports AM780

Current Sports | 12/2/16 | #834

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Jeremy Miller, Pewamo-Westphalia Football, State Championships, Michigan State Basketball, Michigan State Football, Chris Solari and Reflection Friday.


Current Sports | 12/1/16 | #833

Dec 1, 2016
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Michigan Supreme Court

Detroit Pistons Winning Streak, Reggie Jackson, Ish Smith, Big Ten Awards, Jabrill Peppers, Tiger Woods, NFC North and Throwback Thursday.


Current Sports | 11/30/16 | #832

Nov 30, 2016
MSU Student Alumni Foundation

MSU Men's Basketball, Duke Basketball, College Football Playoff Ranking, Kristen Rasmussen, Girls' High School Basketball, Malik Zaire and Detroit Pistons.


MSU Today

Spartans Baseball Coach Jake Boss joins Michigan State University President Lou Anna K. Simon and Spartans Athletic Director Mark Hollis for the trio’s annual MSU Today conversation.

Boss says he’s proud of the young men he’s developing in the MSU baseball program.  And he details the 2017 First Pitch Dinner.  The 12th annual event will take place on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 at the Kellogg Center in East Lansing.


MSU men’s tennis coach Gene Orlando is bullish on the future of his sport.

“The evolution of the equipment and the pace of the game are stronger, and the players are more athletic.  The game keeps getting better and stronger,” Orlando tells Michigan State University President Lou Anna K. Simon and Spartans Athletic Director Mark Hollis on MSU Today.


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WKAR PBS Kids channel to launch in January!

WKAR will launch a new, free 24/7 children's channel on January 16.
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In Your Community

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32nd Annual Silver Bells in the City

Downtown Lansing glows with millions of lights for the 32nd Annual Silver Bells in the City celebration and parade. WATCH NOW
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The Flint Water Crisis

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Faces of Flint

Examine Day-to-Day Life During the Flint Water Crisis

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