Current State

Current State | 1/15/16 | Ep. 683

Jan 15, 2016

Today on Current State: East Lansing City Manager George Lahanas discusses his priorities for 2016; the Lansing-built Chevrolet Camaro; Sen. Rick Jones and Matt Gillard of Michigan's Children on changes to the Foster Care and Adoption Services Act; and Live Music Friday with Donny Brown.

Current State | 1/14/16 | Ep. 682

Jan 14, 2016

Today on Current State: Lansing Board of Water and Light citizen advisory committee co-chair Steve Transeth discusses meeting future energy needs; Don Julin of the Traverse City based bluegrass duo Billy Strings and Don Julin; culling the deer herd in Meridian Township; and a visit to the carillon at MSU's Beaumont Tower.

Current State | 1/13/16 | Ep. 681

Jan 13, 2016

Today on Current State: Rick Pluta of the Michigan Public Radio Network discusses Gov. Snyder's handling of the Flint water crisis; the Lansing State Journal says goodbye to the building they've called home since 1951; Neighbors in Action: Meals on Wheels; and part two of our conversation with Jay Hollis of the Gilmore Car Museum.

Current State | 1/12/16 | Ep. 680

Jan 13, 2016

Today on Current State: The city of Waukesha, Wisconsin wants to draw drinking water from Lake Michigan; literary trivia at the Delta Township District Library; MSU President Lou Anna Simon explains plans to keep WKAR-TV on the air in a new partnership with Detroit Public Television; and Valentijn Dhaenens brings his "BigMouth" show to the Wharton Center's Pasant Theatre.

Today on Current State:  WKAR-TV auction critics respond to possible Detroit Public TV involvement; early Michigan car dealerships; the East Lansing Public Library re-opens after renovations and MSU hopes to build on two easy wins in men's basketball.