cs130319 http://wkar.org en Current State #47 | March 19th, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-47-march-19th-2013 <p></p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 17:40:55 +0000 Current State 32999 at http://wkar.org State Representative Sam Singh on latest issues before state government http://wkar.org/post/state-representative-sam-singh-latest-issues-state-government <p></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 21:18:08 +0000 Current State 32923 at http://wkar.org State Representative Sam Singh on latest issues before state government As Great Lakes show, plastic pollution not just an oceanic problem http://wkar.org/post/great-lakes-show-plastic-pollution-not-just-oceanic-problem <p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 20:50:34 +0000 Current State 32922 at http://wkar.org As Great Lakes show, plastic pollution not just an oceanic problem Erik Nordberg takes over as Michigan Humanities Council's executive director http://wkar.org/post/erik-nordberg-takes-over-michigan-humanities-councils-executive-director <p></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 20:26:14 +0000 Current State 32921 at http://wkar.org Erik Nordberg takes over as Michigan Humanities Council's executive director More Lansing rental properties going smoke-free http://wkar.org/post/more-lansing-rental-properties-going-smoke-free <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tomorrow is National “</span><a href="http://www.kickbuttsday.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Kick Butts Day</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">,” a day of activism to call attention to the hazards of tobacco use. In mid-Michigan, the managers of a local apartment complex are marking the day by celebrating their recent status as a smoke-free property. &nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Current State </em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">talks with Ingham county health officer </span><a href="https://practice.sph.umich.edu/practice/dynamic/site.php?module=courses_one_instructor&amp;id=156" style="line-height: 1.5;">Dr. Renee Canady</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> about current available smoke-free housing, what's being done to ensure these properties are available, and whether it makes economic sense.</span></p><p></p><p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 20:12:04 +0000 Current State 32918 at http://wkar.org More Lansing rental properties going smoke-free Detroit parade of shredding electric guitars ushers in spring http://wkar.org/post/detroit-parade-shredding-electric-guitars-ushers-spring <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Tomorrow morning, the spring equinox occurs just after 7 a.m Eastern Time.</p><p>Diverse cultures throughout history have marked the passing of the seasons with music and artistic expression.</p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 19:57:48 +0000 Current State 32917 at http://wkar.org Detroit parade of shredding electric guitars ushers in spring