cs131203 http://wkar.org en Current State #212 | December 3, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-212-december-3-2013 <p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State</em>: former LSJ executive Mickey Hirten joins City Pulse&nbsp;<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.5;">as editorial director; tar sands shipping in the Great Lakes region; and a new Broad Art Museum exhibit pays homage to a Lansing-born visionary architect.</span></p><p></p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 18:32:59 +0000 Current State 46129 at http://wkar.org Former LSJ editor Hirten joins City Pulse http://wkar.org/post/former-lsj-editor-hirten-joins-city-pulse <p></p><p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">A long-time <a href="http://www.lansingstatejournal.com/">Lansing State Journal</a> executive has a new masthead. Mickey Hirten joined the LSJ in 2001 and spent a dozen years as the paper’s executive editor. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 18:25:48 +0000 Current State 46121 at http://wkar.org Former LSJ editor Hirten joins City Pulse Report: Great Lakes ill-equipped to ship tar sands safely http://wkar.org/post/report-great-lakes-ill-equipped-ship-tar-sands-safely <p></p><p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Recently, the EPA denied Enbridge’s request to extend the deadline for dredging sections of the Kalamazoo River. Enbridge is still trying to clean up the remaining tar sands crude oil in the Kalamazoo watershed from the spill three years ago.</span></p><p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 18:22:23 +0000 Current State 46122 at http://wkar.org Report: Great Lakes ill-equipped to ship tar sands safely New Broad exhibit features work of Lansing-born visionary http://wkar.org/post/new-broad-exhibit-features-work-lansing-born-visionary <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; line-height: 1.15; white-space: pre-wrap;">The next major exhibition at</span><a href="http://broadmuseum.msu.edu/" style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; line-height: 1.15; white-space: pre-wrap;"> MSU’s Broad Art Museum </a><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">features works by a Lansing-born architect. Born in 1940, Lebbeus Woods passed away last year. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 18:17:48 +0000 Current State 46123 at http://wkar.org New Broad exhibit features work of Lansing-born visionary