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Sports
3:55 pm
Tue January 29, 2013

SportsTalk | Tue 01/29/13

Reminiscing about Earle, introducing Alex Scharg, Joe Rexrode discusses MSU men's basketball.

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Earle Robinson Signs Off
9:47 pm
Mon January 28, 2013

SportsTalk | Mon 1/28/13

Today's episode marks a day in history for WKAR. Earle Robinson is saying goodbye to WKAR after 39 years.

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Radio Made in Michigan
4:46 pm
Mon January 28, 2013

Current State #11 | January 28, 2013

Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero in the Current State studio on Jan. 25, 2013.
Credit W.R. Richards/WKAR-MSU

Today on Current State: Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero on the state of the city, a breakdown of the Center for Michigan's education report, and farewell tributes to WKAR's Earle Robinson and Lansing City Council gadfly John Pollard. 

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Radio Made in Michigan
2:14 pm
Fri January 25, 2013

SportsTalk | Fri 1/25/13

Earle hosts today’s show with MLive.com’s Mike Griffin.  The duo first host Tennessee Volunteer basketball coach Cuonzo Martin.  The two then discuss concussions with prominent Dr. Novicki.  They close the show with WILX’s Jeremy Sampson, and then Coach Bruce Pearl, sharing some pastimes on Mike and Earle.

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Radio Made in Michigan
5:20 pm
Thu January 24, 2013

Current State #9 | January 24, 2013

George Lahanas (right), East Lansing's city manager, and Tim Dempsey, the director of Planning, Building and Development, share their outlook for the city in 2013.
Credit WKAR

On today's Current State: East Lansing city manager George Lahanas and Tim Dempsey, director of Planning, Building and Development, local efforts at Medicare cost reduction, electric cars, MSU women's basketball and dancing to Pink Floyd.

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Sports
2:35 pm
Thu January 24, 2013

SportsTalk | Thurs 1/24/13

Sports guru Jack Ebling joins in on the conversation!


Sports
2:20 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

SportsTalk | Wed 1/23/13

Today's show includes topic about the NFL and the MLB. 


Radio Made in Michigan
2:09 pm
Tue January 22, 2013

SportsTalk | Tue 1/22/13

Earle opens the show featuring co-host for the day, Jack Ebling.  He invites Lansing State Journal writer Chris Solari to discuss Michigan State football and off-season coaching changes.  Earle also hosts MSU baseball coach Jake Boss Jr.  He closes the show with Jack Ebling, and opens the lines for listeners.

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Sports
2:09 pm
Mon January 21, 2013

SportsTalk | Mon 1/21/13

Mick McCabe of the Detroit Free Press calls in to discuss High School basketball in the state of Michigan. Detroit News sports writer Matt Charboneau calls in to discuss various sports topics. 


Radio Made in Michigan
2:09 pm
Fri January 18, 2013

SportsTalk | Fri 1/18/12

Earle invites East Lansing high school basketball coach Steve Finamore on the show, discussing upcoming games against Grand Ledge and Lansing Sexton.  The duo also touches on issues with transfer athletes.  Earle closes the show with Jack Ebling, and has open lines.

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Radio Made in Michigan
6:30 am
Fri January 18, 2013

Current State #5 | January 18, 2013

The Dream Act is a part of what many are proposing as part of comprehensive immigration reform.
Credit (Wikimedia Commons)

On today's Current State:  Local efforts for immigration reform, Michigan prison breakouts, a musical celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and the hometown competitors in this weekend's U.S. National Figure Skating Championships.

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Sports
2:27 pm
Thu January 17, 2013

SportsTalk | Thurs 1/17/13

It's open line today! Topics include Manti Teo and Lance Armstrong.


Sports
2:17 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

SportsTalk | Wed 1/16/13

Steve Morgan of Maximum Fitness joins Earle to discuss all things physical fitness. Tom Markowski of the Detroit News talks with Earle about High School sports.


Radio Made in Michigan
2:10 pm
Tue January 15, 2013

SportsTalk | Tue 1/15/12

Earle kicks off the show with M-live writer Diamond Leung, who discusses Michigan State football and the future 2013 season.  Mike O’Hara from Fox Sports Detroit hones in on the Detroit Lions and how they will fare in the offseason.  Earle ends the show with open lines, and discussion on more MSU sports.

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Sports
2:11 pm
Mon January 14, 2013

SportsTalk | Mon 1/14/13

Sports guru Rico Beard calls in to discuss the Pistons and BIG Ten basketball. Jim Comparoni also calls in to discuss Michigan State Men's basketball and BIG Ten basketball overall. 


Radio Made in Michigan
2:09 pm
Fri January 11, 2013

SportsTalk | Fri 1/11/13

Jarrett Bell from USA today talks about the excitement of the NFL playoffs.  Earle calls on Terry Foster from the Detroit News to discuss the renewal of the NHL season and the Detroit Red Wings.   And finally, Mike DeCourcy from the Sporting News talks about Big Ten basketball.

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Sports
2:11 pm
Thu January 10, 2013

SportsTalk | Thurs 1/10/13

John Niyo of the Detroit News calls in to discuss the NHL being back in business. With such a short season, what teams will prevail? Other topics include the popularity of the NHL and college football. 


Sports
2:10 pm
Wed January 9, 2013

SportsTalk | Wed 1/09/13

Detroit Free Press writer Vince Ellis calls in to discuss the Detroit Pistons and what the stance of their team is. It's a new year and many people are beginning a new exercise routine. Steve Morgan of Maximum Athletic Performance calls in discuss all things physical fitness. 


Radio Made in Michigan
3:06 pm
Tue January 8, 2013

SportsTalk | Tue 1/8/12

Earle kicks off the show recapping the National Title Game, and some thoughts on NCAA football.  Earle also invites baseball guru, Lynn Henning on the show, and talks Basketball with Matt Charboneau, from the Detroit News.   Earle closes the show with open lines. 

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Sports
2:09 pm
Mon January 7, 2013

SportsTalk | Mon 1/7/13

Dwayne Stephens of the Michigan State men's basketball team joins Earle to discuss the team so far this season. Detroit Free Press writer Drew Sharp calls in to discuss the NHL being back in action and the national championship football game.


Sports
2:14 pm
Fri January 4, 2013

SportsTalk | Fri 1/4/13

Scott Moore of the Spartan Sports Network fills in for Earle today.  Rob Woodward, color analyst  for Men's Hockey,discusses the team so far and where he projects them to be. Mo Gearhart, Women's basketball play-by-play announcer, joins Scott to discuss the team so far this season. Lastly, Adam Ruff calls in to discuss Men's basketball. 


Sports
2:14 pm
Thu January 3, 2013

SportsTalk | Thu 1/3/13

Scott Yoshonis of the Lansing State Journal calls in to discuss High School basketball.  The Detroit Lions had an unsuccessful season and have a lot of work in the off season. Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press calls in to discuss all things Detroit Lions. 


Sports
2:18 pm
Wed January 2, 2013

SportsTalk | Wed 1/2/13

Jim Adams, one of WKAR's very own, passed away this weekend. This show is in remembrance of him. Earle and callers talk about their wonderful stories of Jim and the great man he was.


Sports
2:12 pm
Wed January 2, 2013

SportsTalk | Tues 1/1/13

The first show of the new year kicks off with Joe Rexrode and Graham Couch joining Earle to discuss Michigan State football and basketball.


Sports
2:08 pm
Wed January 2, 2013

SportsTalk | Mon 12/31/12

Earle and Alex give their bowl predictions from the bowls starting today till the championship game. 


NewsRoom
9:53 pm
Sat December 29, 2012

Legendary WKAR Sportscaster Jim Adams Dies

Jim Adams
Credit File Photo / WKAR

Jim Adams, WKAR's Sports Director from 1961 to 1993, has died at the age of 82.

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Radio Made in Michigan
2:09 pm
Fri December 28, 2012

SportsTalk | Fri 12/28/12

Jeremy Sampson, from WILX, fills in for Earle today.  He kicks off the show with the breaking news of Michigan State guard, Brandon Kearney.  He calls upon columnist from msuspartans.com Steve Grinzel, commenting on the upcoming Buffalo Wild Wings bowl against TCU. Hockey guru Nate Ewell, from College Hockey Incorporated, discusses the latest in college hockey.  Jeremy opens the line for the rest of the show.

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Sports
2:18 pm
Wed December 26, 2012

SportsTalk | Wed 12/26/12

Jeremy Sampson of WILX-TV fills in for Earle today. Graham Couch of the Lansing State Journal calls in from Arizona to give an update on the Michigan State football team. Michigan State's bowl game is this Saturday, but how many will be in attendance? Listen to the lively discussion about bowl game ticket sales. 


Sports
2:12 pm
Wed December 26, 2012

SportsTalk | Tues 12/25/12

Jack Ebling joins Earle to discuss Michigan State football and basketball. Neil Koepke also joins Earle to discuss Michigan State hockey. 


Sports
2:09 pm
Wed December 26, 2012

SportsTalk | Mon 12/24/12

Aaron and Earle give their bowl predictions through the 29th. Do they match up with yours?


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