cs131025 http://wkar.org en Current State #187 | October 25, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-187-october-25-2013 <p></p><p>Today on<em> Current State</em>: The Mackinac Center sues the Michigan Education Association; MSU Symphony concert preview; Election 2013: East Lansing city council; and The Meltwater Movement.</p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:06:48 +0000 Current State 44314 at http://wkar.org Conservative Michigan group pursues legal action against MEA http://wkar.org/post/conservative-michigan-group-pursues-legal-action-against-mea <p></p><p></p><p>A new dispute involving Michigan’s recently enacted "Right to Work" law unfolded this week. On Monday, Midland’s<a href="http://www.mackinac.org/19279"> Mackinac Center</a> Legal Foundation announced it’s taking action against the <a href="http://www.mea.org/school-employees-explain-why-theyre-sticking-mea">Michigan Education Association</a>. Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:05:59 +0000 Current State 44315 at http://wkar.org Conservative Michigan group pursues legal action against MEA MSU Symphony concert features Beethoven, R.V.W. http://wkar.org/post/msu-symphony-concert-features-beethoven-rvw <p></p><p>The <a href="http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&amp;eventid=1375060927636&amp;timebegin=2013-10-25%2020:00:00">MSU Symphony Orchestra’s</a> next concert is tonight at Wharton Center. The program begins with Beethoven’s Second Symphony. Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:05:26 +0000 Current State 44316 at http://wkar.org MSU Symphony concert features Beethoven, R.V.W. Election 2013: New faces emerge in East Lansing's council race http://wkar.org/post/election-2013-new-faces-emerge-east-lansings-council-race <p></p><p>We continue our Election 2013 coverage today with a look at the race for city council in East Lansing.&nbsp; There are four candidates for full terms on the council, and an appointee to the council has a challenger for the right to fill the balance of a term. Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:04:51 +0000 Current State 44317 at http://wkar.org Election 2013: New faces emerge in East Lansing's council race Meltwater Movement promotes Michigan musicians http://wkar.org/post/meltwater-movement-promotes-michigan-musicians <p></p><p></p><p>The <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Meltwater-Movement/162685180578673">Meltwater Grassroots Movement</a> is a local media group that uses community resources to make Michigan’s music scene more accessible. Through photos, video and audio, artists in the Mitten State are featured on their various social channels with exclusive content unique to The Meltwater Movement brand. Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:04:10 +0000 Current State 44320 at http://wkar.org Meltwater Movement promotes Michigan musicians