Radio Made in Michigan http://wkar.org en MSU Today | July 20, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/msu-today-july-20-2014 <p>Cutting-edge tree fruit research at MSU Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:00:00 +0000 Russ White 56682 at http://wkar.org MSU Today | July 20, 2014 Current State #353 | July 18, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-353-july-18-2014 <p></p><p>Today on&nbsp;<em>Current State</em>: An independent debate commission in Michigan; Michigan Ag Expo; Tilted Axes in Detroit; Lansing United's playoff-bound; live music with The Springtails.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:30:30 +0000 Joe Linstroth 56921 at http://wkar.org Current State #353 | July 18, 2014 Current State #352 | July 17, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-352-july-17-2014 <p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State:</em> Flint's financial situation; the Faster Horses Music Festival; GOP candidates for 69th district; a Public Poetry Announcement; and Detroit's mass mobs.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:40:00 +0000 Current State 56850 at http://wkar.org Current State #352 | July 17, 2014 Current State #351 | July 16, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-351-july-16-2014 <p></p><p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State</em>: Congressman Dan Kildee on bringing unaccompanied Central American children to Michigan; a 20th Michigan Shakespeare Festival preview; 8th District Democratic candidates on campaigning together; and <em>Neighbors in Action </em>features MSU's International Friendship Program.</p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:04:26 +0000 Current State 56796 at http://wkar.org Current State #351 | July 16, 2014 Current State #350 | July 15, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-350-july-15-2014 <p></p><p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State</em>: the dispute at Lansing's Friendship Baptist Church; pipelines in Michigan; an MSU study linking childhood obesity with brand recognition; and Gourmet Gone Wild.</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:34:32 +0000 Current State 56730 at http://wkar.org Current State #350 | July 15, 2014 Current State #349 | July 14, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-349-july-14-2014 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State:</em> problems at Michigan's human services agencies; Lansing's first distillery; new rules for sign language interpreters; and previewing baseball's All-Star Game.</p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:54:32 +0000 Scott Pohl 56665 at http://wkar.org Current State #349 | July 14, 2014 Current State #348 | July 10, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-348-july-10-2014 <p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State:</em> cleaning up former GM sites in Lansing; supply chains in a global economy; Personal Property Tax reform and Proposal 1; a rare plant blooms in Ann Arbor; and a book review of "'Forgiving the Angel."</p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 17:36:09 +0000 Current State 56493 at http://wkar.org Current State #348 | July 10, 2014 Current State #347 | July 9, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-347-july-9-2014 <p></p><p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State</em>: Democratic Congressman Gary Peters; MSU Provost June Youatt; the Lansing Vintage Electronics Extravaganza; and Neighbors in Action: Care Free Dental Clinic's Pay It Forward program.</p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:04:47 +0000 Current State 56426 at http://wkar.org Current State #347 | July 9, 2014 Current State #346 | July 8, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-346-july-8-2014 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State</em>: Michigan bass fishing; a look into vocal health; Michigan's native plants; how TV and movies may be affecting your love life; and the history of the original Michigan state fairgrounds.</p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:30:40 +0000 Current State 56365 at http://wkar.org Current State #346 | July 8, 2014 MSU Today | July 6, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/msu-today-july-6-2014 <p>A broadcast from the Michigan Energy Fair Sun, 06 Jul 2014 21:00:00 +0000 Russ White 56041 at http://wkar.org MSU Today | July 6, 2014 Current State #345 | July 3, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-345-july-3-2014 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State:</em> Independence Day fireworks; genocide in Rwanda; Andy Warhol's album covers; and Mr. Rover.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:20:04 +0000 Scott Pohl 56168 at http://wkar.org Current State #345 | July 3, 2014 Current State #344 | July 2, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-344-july-2-2014 <p></p><p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State</em>: Michigan's role in the Civil Rights Movement; Rep. Joe Haveman on prison reform; the latest Grand River oil spill; and Neighbors in Action: MY Lansing CAP.</p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:03:36 +0000 Current State 56106 at http://wkar.org Current State #344 | July 2, 2014 Current State #343 | July 1, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-343-july-1-2014 <p></p><p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State</em>: the Michigan Dream At Risk report; WWII in Detroit; and the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court ruling.</p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:35:58 +0000 Current State 56048 at http://wkar.org Current State #343 | July 1, 2014 Current State #342 | June 30, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-342-june-30-2014 <p></p><p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State:</em> our June month in review; MSU's Confucius Institute; and this summer's crop of mosquitoes in Michigan.</p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:45:26 +0000 Current State 55989 at http://wkar.org Current State #342 | June 30, 2014 Suspicion | Radio Reader http://wkar.org/post/suspicion-radio-reader <p><em><strong>Suspicion</strong></em>, by Joseph Finder<br />Dutton (member of Penguin Group, Inc.)<br />Airs June 30 - July 30, 2014 Mon, 30 Jun 2014 04:00:00 +0000 editor 57018 at http://wkar.org Suspicion | Radio Reader MSU Today | June 29, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/msu-today-june-29-2014 <p>MSU President Simon, MSU Museum, agricultural exporter of the year, pasture-raised pigs Sun, 29 Jun 2014 21:00:00 +0000 Russ White 55633 at http://wkar.org MSU Today | June 29, 2014 Current State #341 | June 27, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-341-june-27-2014 <p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State:</em> Democratic legislator says more oversight needed for MI charter schools; a summer film preview; National HIV Testing Day; and marking the 100 year anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and the start of World War I.</p><div class="yj6qo ajU"><div class="ajR" data-tooltip="Show trimmed content" id=":tg" role="button" tabindex="0"><img class="ajT" src="https://ssl.gstatic.com/ui/v1/icons/mail/images/cleardot.gif" /></div></div><p></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 18:38:58 +0000 Current State 55890 at http://wkar.org Current State #341 | June 27, 2014 Current State #340 | June 26, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-340-june-26-2014 <p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State:</em> Bridge Magazine assesses Detroit's Duggan at six months; MSU economist maps U.S. cocaine trafficing; state to look at passenger rail from Holland to Detroit; new Canadian Consul in Detroit; and a review of "Love in the Time of Cholera" by Gabriel García Márquez.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 17:43:53 +0000 Current State 55824 at http://wkar.org Current State #340 | June 26, 2014 Current State #339 | June 25, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-339-june-25-2014 <p></p><p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State: </em>Tensions rise in 8th District race; building a Great Lakes coastal trail; the history of the Stormy Kromer; and <em>Neighbors in Action:</em> 2020 Girls.</p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 18:34:30 +0000 Current State 55761 at http://wkar.org Current State #339 | June 25, 2014 Current State #338 | June 24, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-338-june-24-2014 <p></p><p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State</em>: the debate on charter schools; a Michigan environmentalist's reforestation efforts; the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Inititative; and the mystery of Northwest Flight 2501.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:59:03 +0000 Current State 55701 at http://wkar.org Current State #338 | June 24, 2014 Current State #337 | June 23, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-337-june-23-2014 <p></p><p></p><p>Today on&nbsp;<em>Current State</em>: MSU's rare corpse flower set to bloom; why Americans call it "soccer"; Voices of Experience with Pauline Adams.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:39:49 +0000 Current State 55635 at http://wkar.org Current State #337 | June 23, 2014 Current State #336 | June 20, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-336-june-20-2014 <p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State:</em> A city attorney for East Lansing; Beepalooza at MSU; Michigan's role in modern architecture; and LIVE MUSIC: Marshall Music's Friday Jazz Lunch Bunch.</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 17:57:37 +0000 Current State 55527 at http://wkar.org Current State #336 | June 20, 2014 Current State #335 | June 19, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-335-june-19-2014 <p></p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:45:08 +0000 Current State 55459 at http://wkar.org Current State #335 | June 19, 2014 Current State #334 | June 18, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-334-june-18-2014 <p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State: </em>Neighbors in Action: Kids Read Comics; K-Pop music; the 2014 Train Expo in Owosso; and Tommy Thompson on obesity as a medical condition.</p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 15:45:50 +0000 Current State 55391 at http://wkar.org Current State #334 | June 18, 2014 Current State #333 | June 17, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-333-june-17-2014 <p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State</em>: BWL Commissioner Louney on reforms; LGBT invisibility in health care; fertilizer's effect on climate change; and remembering the Freedom Summer of '64.</p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:14:47 +0000 Current State 55335 at http://wkar.org Current State #333 | June 17, 2014 LISTEN NOW: Grand American Fish Rodeo http://wkar.org/post/listen-now-grand-american-fish-rodeo <p>Current State broadcast live on Saturday, June 14, from the inaugural Grand American Fish Rodeo at Adado Riverfront Park in downtown Lansing. Listen to the full two-hour special here.</p><p> Sat, 14 Jun 2014 17:23:56 +0000 Current State 55222 at http://wkar.org LISTEN NOW: Grand American Fish Rodeo Current State #332 | June 13, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-332-june-13-2014-0 <p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State:</em> LCC president Brent Knight; Michigan kayaker, author on state's best paddling; Michigan may authorize new uses for toxic coal ash; beyond beauty, Michigan plants offer environmental edge; Live music with the DJ Clarinet Combo.</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 20:54:44 +0000 Current State 55156 at http://wkar.org Current State #332 | June 13, 2014 Michigan kayaker, author on state's best paddling http://wkar.org/post/michigan-kayaker-author-states-best-paddling <p></p><p>Michigan is famous for being the Great Lake state, but is also permeated by hundreds of rivers and streams.&nbsp; According to the state <a href="http://www.michigan.gov/mdot" target="_blank">Department of Transportation</a>, there are 36,000 miles of streams in Michigan. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 18:36:26 +0000 Mark Bashore 55152 at http://wkar.org Michigan kayaker, author on state's best paddling Current State #331 | June 12, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-331-june-12-2014 <p></p><p>Today on<em> Current State:</em> the state Senate works on road funding; the technology of asphalt; the Grand American Fish Rodeo; beer with Richard Branson; and mead made in Michigan.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:19:47 +0000 Current State 55095 at http://wkar.org Current State #331 | June 12, 2014 Current State #330 | June 11, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-330-june-11-2014 <p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State: </em>reform in juvenile justice laws; the Pontiac Silverdome auction; the politics of the World Cup; and Neighbors in Action: Hometown Housing Partnership. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 17:06:47 +0000 Current State 55034 at http://wkar.org Current State #330 | June 11, 2014