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Monroe County Fair Preview

The Monroe County Fair exists to preserve and perpetuate the interest of agriculture, horticulture, arts and sciences and arts in their numerous branches.


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Weekend Festival Focused On Green, Healthy Living

About 50,000 people expected to converge in downtown Rochester Friday through Sunday for the Green Living Festival.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2012

File photo. (Credit: John Macdougall/AFP/Getty Images)

Group Brings Attention To #1 Litter Problem In America: Cigarette Butts

With Earth Day approaching, a public health nonprofit group is trying to call attention to a huge litter problem: cigarette butts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2012

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5 Songs For Earth Day

Here are 5 songs for Earth Day, to keep you rocking and keep you thinking about the environment.


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Everything You Need To Know About Geography

Geography is the study of the world, its people and the landscapes they create.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2012

Event Notices From March 7

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2012

Round Island Light in the shipping lanes of the Straits of Mackinac, which connect Lake Michigan and Lake Huron. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Seeks $300M For Great Lakes Cleanup

President Barack Obama is requesting $300 million to continue funding a wide-ranging Great Lakes environmental cleanup program in the 2013 fiscal year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2012

Farm Testing Site at MSU Student Organic Farm, 2009 State Competition (Credit: Michigan Association of Conservation Districts)

Annual Environmental Competition Seeks Students

The 2012 Michigan Envirothon is seeking high school students to participate in the outdoor environmental competition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2011

HR Notices From December 12

The latest staffing, leadership and boardroom news from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, groups and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2011

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NRC: Fermi 3 Plant Poses No Environmental Threat

The NRC’s staff has released a report for public comment on its analysis of plans for the Fermi 3 plant. The complex is near Monroe and Lake Erie.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2011