CS130529 http://wkar.org en Current State #96 | May 29, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-96-may-29-2013 <p></p> Wed, 29 May 2013 19:10:42 +0000 Current State 36637 at http://wkar.org Senator Debbie Stabenow discusses the Farm Bill, Michigan politics http://wkar.org/post/senator-debbie-stabenow-discusses-farm-bill-michigan-politics <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A new five-year Farm Bill is making its way to a vote in the U.S. Senate.&nbsp; This is the second time in a year that the legislation has cleared the Senate.&nbsp; Michigan Democratic Sen. <a href="http://www.stabenow.senate.gov/">Debbie </a></span><a href="http://www.stabenow.senate.gov/">Stabenow</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, who chairs the Senate Agriculture Committee, says the House has promised to take up the bill in mid-June. &nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 29 May 2013 19:07:42 +0000 Current State 36636 at http://wkar.org Senator Debbie Stabenow discusses the Farm Bill, Michigan politics The 250th anniversary of the attack on Fort Michilimackinac http://wkar.org/post/250th-anniversary-attack-fort-michilimackinac <p></p> Wed, 29 May 2013 18:59:18 +0000 Current State 36633 at http://wkar.org The 250th anniversary of the attack on Fort Michilimackinac Neighbors in Action: Charter House http://wkar.org/post/neighbors-action-charter-house <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Each Wednesday, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Current State</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> presents “Neighbors in Action,” which features people and organizations working to make our community a better place.&nbsp; This week we feature <a href="http://www.charterhousemi.org/">Charter House</a>, a daytime clubhouse &nbsp;for adults with mental illnesses in the Lansing area.</span></p> Wed, 29 May 2013 18:57:34 +0000 Current State 36632 at http://wkar.org Neighbors in Action: Charter House MSU senior draws on American Idol experience for Riverwalk production http://wkar.org/post/msu-senior-draws-american-idol-experience-riverwalk-production-0 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Adam </span>Woolsey<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> grew up in Jackson with musical theater on his mind. A performance at the “American Idol Experience” at Disney World in Orlando led to </span>Woolsey<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> auditioning for the TV show in 2011 – and gaining some national exposure.</span></p><p><em>Current State’s</em> Scott Pohl talked with the MSU senior about his newest endeavor -&nbsp; starring in the upcoming production of “My Favorite Year” at Lansing's <a href="http://www.riverwalktheatre.com/">Riverwalk Theatre</a>.</p> Wed, 29 May 2013 17:33:01 +0000 Current State 36650 at http://wkar.org MSU senior draws on American Idol experience for Riverwalk production