Current State

Radio Made in Michigan
11:30 am
Tue September 16, 2014

Current State #381 | September 16, 2014

Today on Current State: efforts to bring Terri Lynn Land to MSU for a senate campaign debate; officials oppose a plan to store nuclear waste near Lake Huron; East Lansing honors immigrants; and a new program to help vets re-enter the workforce.

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Radio Made in Michigan
10:30 am
Mon September 15, 2014

Current State #380 | September 15, 2014

Today on Current State: funding research in Michigan; protecting the rights on unpaid interns; and NPR's Michele Norris.

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:40 am
Fri September 12, 2014

Current State #379 | September 12, 2014

Today on Current State: Lansing police chief Mike Yankowski; the 40th season of Ten Pound Fiddle concerts; the Lansing Symphony Orchestra kicks off its 85th season; and Lansing's dragon boat races.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:10 pm
Thu September 11, 2014

Current State #378 | September 11, 2014

Today on Current State: The dangers facing journalists around the world; outgoing state Community Health director James Haveman; genetic counseling; and a review of the Lauren Owen book "The Quick".

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:05 pm
Wed September 10, 2014

Current State #377 | September 10, 2014

Today on Current State: one of the congregations involved in the schism at Lansing's Friendship Baptist Church; actress-writer Carol Dunitz on her one-woman show inspired by Sarah Bernhardt; and Neighbors in Action: AmeriCorps of Michigan.

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:44 am
Tue September 9, 2014

Current State #376 | September 9, 2014

Today on Current State: affordable housing; drugs in our water supply; bat conservation; and GM's vehicle-to-vehicle technology.

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:29 pm
Mon September 8, 2014

Current State #375 | September 8, 2014

Today on Current State: MSU President Lou Anna Simon; cleaning up the Grand River in Jackson; a march against violence in Lansing; and a Spartan football update.

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:04 pm
Thu September 4, 2014

Current State #374 | September 4, 2014

Today on Current State: Eastern High School parents on a make or break year; a Lansing clinic for the homeless is reducing emergency room trips; a documentary on how Hollywood depicts Arabs; and a new book on historic michigan luminaries.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:26 pm
Tue September 2, 2014

Current State #372 | September 2, 2014

Today on Current State: Michigan charter school oversight; windows as solar power panels; sexual assault awareness at MSU; and the Mackinac Bridge walk.

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:48 am
Thu August 28, 2014

Current State #371 | August 28, 2014

Today on Current State: the monthly Michigan news review; an Ingham County property auction; a new book about Mackinac Island; and a review of "Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Park 1932" by Francine Prose.

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:08 am
Wed August 27, 2014

Current State #370 | August 27, 2014

Today on Current State: Lansing Board of Water and Light General Manager Peter Lark; the story of Ojibwe Chief Buffalo; and Neighbors in Action: Peckham's Next Step Program.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:55 pm
Tue August 26, 2014

Current State #369 | August 26, 2014

    

Today on Current State: Civil Rights icon Rep. John Lewis; Great Lakes Month in Review examines algae blooms and Big Ag; the ethical and medical issues facing intersex individuals and their families; and women and the job interview.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:11 pm
Mon August 25, 2014

Current State #368 | August 25, 2014

Today on Current State: a Ferguson shooting update with former WKAR producer Emanuele Berry; cancer forges a bond between an Israeli from Michigan and a Palestinian; and the agates of Lake Superior.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:30 pm
Thu August 14, 2014

Current State #366 | August 14, 2014

Today on Current State: Remembering Hamtramck Stadium's Negro League heritage; grading the MI legislature's environmental record; Michigan's obesity problem; a review of "Andrew's Brain" by E.L. Dotorow; and a recent MSU grad tries out for the LPGA.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:26 pm
Wed August 13, 2014

Current State #365 | August 13, 2014

Today on Current State: Charter school authorizers challenge state's evaluation process; Neighbors in Action features Habitat for Humanity Lansing; mosquitoes' dining preferences; and a preview of the Renegade Theatre Festival.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:23 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

Current State #364 | August 12, 2014

Today on Current State:  East Lansing's new Amtrak station; affordable housing in Lansing; the potential effects of chemical additive triclosan; the Michigan Supreme Court ruling on tax refunds for out-of-state companies; and an Uber ride-along.

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:40 pm
Thu August 7, 2014

Current State #362 | August 7, 2014

Today on Current State: Michigan wines; MSU's LGBT director on using a $1 million bequest to promote acceptance; same sex marriage in Michigan; the new chief of the National Wildlife Federation; and developing an app for bipolar disorder.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:34 pm
Wed August 6, 2014

Current State #361 | August 6, 2014

Today on Current State: the U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals case on the Michigan gay marriage ban; primary election re-cap with Kyle Melinn and Bill Ballenger; a U of M expert on the West African Ebola outbreak; Lansing's Go Green Trikes; and Neighbors in Action features the Michigan College Access Network.

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:01 pm
Tue August 5, 2014

Current State #360 | August 5, 2014

Today on Current State: the potential dangers of a worsening Lake Erie algae bloom; a LEAP official on economic incentive programs in Lansing; Michigan crops adjust to climate change; and fighting blight in Flint one house at a time.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:35 pm
Mon August 4, 2014

Current State #359 | August 4, 2014

Today on Current State: East Lansing's public art funding proposal; Lansing schools face a crucial year; this week's ballot proposals; and archiving multimedia at MSU.

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Radio Made in Michigan
3:17 pm
Fri August 1, 2014

Current State #358 | August 1, 2014

Today on Current State: Dan Quisenberry on charter schools; turning methane into energy; the Stratosphere Man; an audio postcard from Lansing's Crego Park Grand re-opening; and live music from Heartland Klezmorim.

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Radio Made in Michigan
2:31 pm
Thu July 31, 2014

Current State #357 | July 31, 2014

Today on Current State: July's Month in Review; the state of mental health services under medicaid expansion; a murder mystery set on MSU's campus; and Scott D. Southard reviews "The Serpent of Venice."

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:42 pm
Wed July 30, 2014

Current State #356 | July 30, 2014

Today on Current State: corporate tax incentives and Michigan's economy; RoadBelly magazine; Neighbors in Action: VFW National Home for Children; and Michigan rattlesnakes.

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:01 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

Current State #355 | July 29, 2014

Today on Current State: a charter school official addresses accountability and transparency; Great Lakes Month in Review: Detroit water shut-offs and Asian carp litigation; 8th District candidate Tom McMillin; and a magazine highlights the best of Lake Superior.

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:42 am
Mon July 28, 2014

Current State #354 | July 28, 2014

Today on Current State: 8th district congressional candidate Mike Bishop; historic Fort Wayne; tax incentives for GM; a primer on pensions; and native Michigan plants.

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:40 pm
Thu July 17, 2014

Current State #352 | July 17, 2014

Today on Current State: Flint's financial situation; the Faster Horses Music Festival; GOP candidates for 69th district; a Public Poetry Announcement; and Detroit's mass mobs.

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:04 pm
Wed July 16, 2014

Current State #351 | July 16, 2014

Today on Current State: Congressman Dan Kildee on bringing unaccompanied Central American children to Michigan; a 20th Michigan Shakespeare Festival preview; 8th District Democratic candidates on campaigning together; and Neighbors in Action features MSU's International Friendship Program.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:34 pm
Tue July 15, 2014

Current State #350 | July 15, 2014

Today on Current State: the dispute at Lansing's Friendship Baptist Church; pipelines in Michigan; an MSU study linking childhood obesity with brand recognition; and Gourmet Gone Wild.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:54 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

Current State #349 | July 14, 2014

Today on Current State: problems at Michigan's human services agencies; Lansing's first distillery; new rules for sign language interpreters; and previewing baseball's All-Star Game.

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:36 pm
Thu July 10, 2014

Current State #348 | July 10, 2014

Today on Current State: cleaning up former GM sites in Lansing; supply chains in a global economy; Personal Property Tax reform and Proposal 1; a rare plant blooms in Ann Arbor; and a book review of "'Forgiving the Angel."

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