TV Made in Michigan

TV programs made in Michigan and presented by WKAR at Michigan State University

Curious Crew: Air Pressure

Jul 22, 2015
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A can crusher, sipping races and an eggciting bottle? Explore the power of air pressure and the fact that air at sea level exerts a pressure of 14.7 pounds per square inch or 1 kilogram per square centimeter. 

Curious Crew: Sound Vibrations

Jul 22, 2015
WKAR

Rubber band boogie, space phones and magic spoons? Explore the concept of sound energy resulting from vibrations.

Curious Crew: Density

Jul 22, 2015
WKAR

A magic ping pong ball, invisible soda and floating eggs? Explore the concept of molecular density, and an object's ability to change density based upon its temperature. 

Off the Record | July 17, 2015 | #4503

Jul 17, 2015

The panel discusses the status of the road funding package.  The guest is new state Democratic Party Chair, Brandon Dillon.  Bill Ballenger, Zoe Clark and Chad Livengood join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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Off the Record | July 10, 2015 | #4502

Jul 10, 2015

The panel discusses Donald Trump finishing second in Michigan polls and revenue for roads.  The guest is Peter Lund, the head of the Michigan Chapter of Americans for Prosperity.  Emily Lawler, Rick Pluta and Craig Mauger join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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Off the Record | July 3, 2015 | #4501

Jul 2, 2015

In a special bloggers edition of Off the Record, the panel debates the presidential race in Michigan. Tony Trupiano, Jake Davison, Kathy Hoekstra and Eric Baerren join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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Off the Record | June 26, 2015 | #4453

Jun 25, 2015

The panel discusses the anticipated Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage.  The guest is Rep. Peter Lucido, (R) from Macomb County to discuss his plan to fix the roads.  Kyle Melinn, Bill Ballenger and Zoe Clark join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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Off the Record | June 19, 2015 | #4452

Jun 19, 2015

The panel discusses the completion of the state budget.  The guest is State School Superintendent Mike Flanagan.  Chris Christoff, Rick Pluta, and Chuck Stokes join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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George Blaha on Current Sports

Jun 19, 2015
Guest and host in studio
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Al's guest is Detroit Pistons and MSU football play-by-play announcer George Blaha. Blaha joins Al to discuss his game preparation, the beginnings of his famed career, and more.

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After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat.  State school superintendent Mike Flanagan with Chuck Stokes, Chris Christoff, and Rick Pluta with senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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Off the Record | June 12, 2015 | #4451

Jun 12, 2015

The panel breaks down the house passing of a $1.1 billion dollar road funding plan.  The guest is Brian Whiston, the incoming state school superintendent.  Bill Ballenger, Emily Lawler and Chad Livengood join senior captiol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat. Incoming state school superintendent Brian Whiston with Bill Ballenger, Chad Livengood, Emily Lawler and senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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Off the Record | June 5, 2015 | #4450

Jun 4, 2015

The panel discusses the completion of the state budget ahead of schedule and what to do about failing schools. The guest is Rep. Tim Kelly (R), Chair of the K-12 Budget Committee. Zoe Clark, Kathy Gray and Kyle Melinn join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

Off the Record | May 29, 2015 | #4449

May 29, 2015

An all reporters edition as the panel discusses the concern over the Mackinac Straits pipeline and an update on roads. Bill Ballenger, Zachary Gorchow, Paul Egan and Craig Mauger join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick. 

 

Off the Record | May 22, 2015 | #4448

May 26, 2015

The panel discusses the budget deal and how it will mean more money for roads. The guest is Roger Martin, one of the leaders of proposal one. Bill Ballenger, Zachary Gorchow, and Rick Pluta join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick. 

 

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