Current State

Current State #637 | October 29, 2015

Oct 29, 2015

Today on Current State: Lansing city council member Jody Washington discusses her bid for re-election; the Lansing Model Railroad Club's plans to move and restore the Michigan Avenue Tower; former MSU President Clifton Wharton Jr. returns to East Lansing; mandolinist Chris Thile previews a concert in Kalamazoo and becoming host of "A Prairie Home Companion" in 2016; and Scott D. Southard reviews "Dracula."

Current State #636 | October 28, 2015

Oct 28, 2015

Today on Current State: Michigan Board of Education President John Austin discusses bullying, M-STEP scores, and more; high schools in Stockbridge and Williamston earn Lemelson-MIT science grants; Neighbors in Action: End Violent Encounters (EVE); and a preview of Friday's MSU Wind Symphony concert.

Current State #635 | October 27, 2015

Oct 27, 2015

Today on Current State: The Michigan Farm Bureau joins several states in suing the Environmental Protection Agency over water monitoring rules; a new app helps Lansing area people find public works of art; Great Lakes Month in Review examines the ongoing water crisis in Flint and the possible impact of Canada's election; and a photo exhibit at MSU looks at life on Great Lakes freighters.

Current State #634 | October 26, 2015

Oct 26, 2015

Today on Current State: new state standards for Michigan's indigent defense system; cookbook author Maureen Abood on what to cook this season; conversations with Lansing City Council candidates Shelley Davis Mielock and Adam Hussain; and Nosferatu haunts the stage at the Michigan Theater.  

Current State #633 | October 23, 2015

Oct 23, 2015

Today on Current State: Sault Ste. Marie Schools Superintendent Timothy Hall, an opponent of legislation that would allow concealed weapons in gun free zones; "The Stinky Cheese Man" comes to the Wharton Center's Pasant Theatre; and Live Music Friday with Matt Bliton.