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Radio Made in Michigan
12:43 pm
Tue April 30, 2013

Current State #77 | April 30, 2013

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Today on Current State: a review of April's news while looking to May; Michigan sustainable food systems and a new exhibit features local architecture. 

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:40 pm
Tue April 30, 2013

Month in Review: April’s biggest news stories

Current State reviews the biggest news stories in April, as well as some that flew under the radar.  Lansing City Pulse columnist Walt Sorg, Michigan Information and Research Service news director Kyle Melinn and Michigan Public Radio Network managing editor Rick Pluta join Current State's Mark Bashore in a reporters' roundtable. 

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:34 pm
Tue April 30, 2013

Building sustainable food systems in Michigan

Michigan boasts the second highest agricultural output in the U.S., just behind California. But one day, that may not be the case.
Credit msutoday.msu.edu

This month, the Vermont-based local food advocacy group "Strolling of the Heifers" released its second annual Locavore Index. The index ranks states based on their commitment to local food. Michigan earned a spot at # 22 on the list.

 

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:30 pm
Tue April 30, 2013

Notable local architecture subject of ‘East Lansing Modern’

The MSU Museum hosts a new exhibit that features local architecture.
Credit msutoday.msu.edu

Michigan State University Art and Art History professor Susan Bandes has run a student project this year examining notable architecture in East Lansing. The focus has been on homes and businesses built between 1940 and 1970.

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