Radio Made in Michigan

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Current State #754 | April 29, 2016

Apr 29, 2016

Today on Current State: Lansing, city councilwoman Carol Wood and the owner and CEO of one of the city’s newest medical marijuana dispensaries, Michael Mayes of Greenwave, discuss call for a cap on dispensaries; the rusty blackbird population in Michigan; and Live Music Friday with Doug Mains and Josh Michels of Doug Mains and the City Folk.

Current State #753 | April 28, 2016

Apr 28, 2016

Today on Current State: Our April Month in Review with Susan Demas of Inside Michigan Politics and Kyle Melinn of the Michigan Information and Research Service; a preview of the Opera Grand Rapids production of "Romeo and Juliet"; a tour of a new exhibit of Beatles artifacts at The Henry Ford; and Scott D. Southard reviews "The Turner House" by Angela Flournoy.

Current State #752 | April 27, 2016

Apr 27, 2016

Today on Current State: We talk with Melissa Mays of Flint about the city's water crisis and how her family has been affected; "Ink Trails II" authors Dave and Jack Dempsey; Neighbors in Action: Hounds of G.R.A.C.E.; and a preview of this weekend's MSU Symphony concert.

Current State #750 | April 25, 2016

Apr 25, 2016

Today on Current State: Traci Taylor of the Anderson Economic Group on the possible impact of the EPA's Clean Power Plan on electric bills; Chinese quilts at the MSU Museum; a new video series attempts to make science more accessible; remembering Detroit radio legend J.P. McCarthy; and a weekend recap with Current Sports host Al Martin.

Current State #749 | April 21, 2016

Apr 21, 2016

Today on Current State: House Minority Leader Tim Greimal discusses criminal charges related to the Flint water crisis;  Jackson Symphony Orchestra Music Director Designate Dr. Matthew Aubin; East Lansing's placemaking event "Love EL"; and MSU's tiny house project.