cs130416 http://wkar.org en Current State #67 | April 16, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-67-april-16-2013 <p></p><p>Today on&nbsp;<em>Current State</em>: Lansing city budget; Red Cedar now open for fishing ; Wharton Center reveals new season; and a <em>Public Poetry Announcement </em>with<em>&nbsp;</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Carl Phillips</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">.</em></p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 16:31:25 +0000 Current State 34358 at http://wkar.org Council member Dunbar on 2014 city budget http://wkar.org/post/council-member-dunbar-2014-city-budget <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Yesterday the Lansing City Council continued discussions about one of the most challenging parts of next fiscal year’s budget--spending for city police services. &nbsp;Mayor Virg Bernero’s proposed spending plan for the 2014 fiscal year includes a $700,000 cut to the police budget.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 16:25:08 +0000 Current State 34357 at http://wkar.org Council member Dunbar on 2014 city budget Preview of Wharton Center's 2013-14 season http://wkar.org/post/preview-wharton-centers-2013-14-season <p></p><p></p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 16:11:22 +0000 Current State 34355 at http://wkar.org Preview of Wharton Center's 2013-14 season Public Poetry Announcement: Carl Phillips http://wkar.org/post/public-poetry-announcement-carl-phillips <p></p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.poetryfoundation.org/bio/carl-phillips">Carl Phillips</a> went from a high school Latin teacher to one of the most prestigious positions in American letters, a chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. The world-renown poet and professor at Washington University-St. Louis discusses his career and reads &nbsp;one of his poems ahead of his <a href="http://rcah.msu.edu/news-events/events/carl-phillips-reading">visit to Michigan State University </a>on Wednesday.</p><p></p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 16:06:20 +0000 Current State 34354 at http://wkar.org Public Poetry Announcement: Carl Phillips