Current State

Current State #601 | September 8, 2015

Sep 8, 2015

Today on Current State: Sarah Mulkoff of the Michigan Environmental Council and Consumers Energy spokesman Dan Bishop discuss Michigan's future energy needs; Susan Woods talks about the Indie Film Series in Okemos; the Michigan Department of Transportation considers a plan to renovate part of I-94; former MSU basketball player Anthony Ianni's work for greater understanding of those in the autism spectrum; and a Public Poetry Announcement: “The Exodus of Peaches” by Nancy Willard.

Current State #596 | August 28, 2015

Aug 28, 2015

Today on Current State: Rep. Tim Greimel on the Courser-Gamrat scandal; the best Great Lakes destinations of 2015; record female enrollment at MSU Engineering and Live Music Friday presents Westrin & Mowry.

Current State #592 | August 24, 2015

Aug 24, 2015

Today on Current State: State lawmakers consider changes for homeowners who have installed rooftop solar panels; Potter Park Zoo's new moose exhibit; a petition drive seeks higher corporate taxes to fund road repairs; football analyst Ray Bentley's first novel, "Driftwood"; and a Public Poetry Announcement with a work by Jane Kenyon.

Current State #591 | August 14, 2015

Aug 14, 2015

Today on Current State: Property tax appeals by big box retailers are causing budget problems for some small Michigan towns; Fenner Nature Center opens 19 acres of prairie; WKAR's new air staff member Jamie Paisley; American Airlines considers the Lansing market; and Live Music Friday with Rachel Brown.

Current State #590 | August 13, 2015

Aug 13, 2015

Today on Current State: Small Business Association of Michigan President and CEO Rob Fowler on the state's 23,000 small businesses; "A LEGO Brickumentary" comes to Ann Arbor; a new report on Michigan's Latino population focuses on education; Scott D. Southard reviews "In the Unlikely Event" by Judy Blume; and a preview of Lansing's Renegade Theatre Festival.