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Radio Made in Michigan
11:46 am
Mon October 14, 2013

Current State #178 | October 14, 2013

Today on Current State: East Lansing's long-range comprehensive plan; author John Rosenberg on how the Tigers inspire Detroit; Susan Demas buys "Inside Michigan Politics"; and the MSU football win over Indiana.

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:45 am
Mon October 14, 2013

East Lansing asks residents for input on long-term plans

The city of East Lansing's 'Bigger Picture Planning Team' is holding a public session from 5 to 8 p.m. tonight at the Hannah Community Center.
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City officials in East Lansing are asking citizens to look at “The Bigger Picture.”  That’s the name of East Lansing’s long-range comprehensive plan. The city will study its land usage to come up with the best strategies for residential and retail development.

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:40 am
Mon October 14, 2013

Tigers' playoff past has offered respite from city woes

The Detroit Tigers will host the Boston Red Sox in the American League Championship Series, starting Tuesday night. Each team has won one game in the best-of-seven series.
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Detroit Tigers fans are again wrapped up in the drama of October madness, as the Tigers pursue another American League pennant against the Red Sox. Author John Rosengren talks with Current State's Peter Whorf about how past and recent Detroit Tiger baseball teams have provided inspiration and unity for the Motor City during trying times.

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:34 am
Mon October 14, 2013

Columnist Susan Demas takes over Capitol newsletter

Columnist Susan Demas is taking over publication of 'Inside Michigan Politics'.
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There’s been a change at the top of an established Michigan political publication. Since he founded it in 1987, Bill Ballenger has been the publisher and editor of "Inside Michigan Politics."

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:30 am
Mon October 14, 2013

Recapping a big weekend in Michigan sports

Al Martin hosts 'Current Sports' on WKAR-AM and 'Current Sports TV' on WKAR-TV.
Credit Credit Stacy Landry / WKAR-MSU

Michigan State's football team put up big numbers on offense during Saturday's homecoming victory over Indiana. The Spartans next host Purdue. In baseball, the Detroit Tigers and Boston Red Sox are tied a 1-1 in the American League Championship Series.

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