Stateside from Michigan Radio Conversations about what matters in Michigan. Stateside covers a wide range of Michigan news and policy issues — as well as culture and lifestyle stories. In keeping with Michigan Radio's broad coverage across southern Michigan, Stateside focuses on topics and events that matter to people all across the state. Stateside is hosted by Cynthia Canty (Mon-Thu) and Lester Graham (Fri).
Stateside from Michigan Radio

Stateside from Michigan Radio

From Michigan Radio

Conversations about what matters in Michigan. Stateside covers a wide range of Michigan news and policy issues — as well as culture and lifestyle stories. In keeping with Michigan Radio's broad coverage across southern Michigan, Stateside focuses on topics and events that matter to people all across the state. Stateside is hosted by Cynthia Canty (Mon-Thu) and Lester Graham (Fri).

Most Recent Episodes

Stateside 8.17.2018

Today on Stateside , a retired Flint pediatrician rebukes his former colleagues' choice to not call children exposed to lead "poisoned." Plus, a Grand Rapids couple started out as leather goods competitors and ended up sharing a studio (and a marriage). To hear individual interview, click here or see below:

Stateside 8.16.2018

Today on Stateside , many were surprised when Aretha Franklin took over for Luciano Pavarotti at the 1998 Grammys — but not her Detroit opera teacher Mary Callaghan Lynch. Plus, a conversation with one of the scientists helping NASA launch a mission to "touch the sun." To hear individual conversations, click here or see below:

Stateside 8.15.2018

Today on Stateside, the state of Michigan gets smacked by a federal appeals court for denying juvenile lifers credits for good behavior. Plus, how a Detroit woman took her family's secret hibiscus tea recipe and became the first black woman with a beverage manufacturing plant in the country. To hear individual interviews, click here or see below:

Stateside 8.14.2018

Today on Stateside , a look at how the Upper Peninsula is recovering nearly two months after devestating floods in the region. Plus, how the blinking bugs in your yard helped change medical testing. To hear individual segments, click here or see below:

Stateside 8.13.2018

Today on Stateside , Abdul El-Sayed sits down for his first interview after coming in second place in Michigan's Democratic gubernatorial primary. And, you're not imagining it — there are more fireflies than usual showing up in your backyard this summer. To hear individual segments, click here or see below:

Stateside 8.10.2018

On today's Stateside , Republican gubenatorial candidate Bill Schuette snubs an endorsement from Lt. Governor Brian Calley. Plus, Albert Kahn's legacy looms large in Michigan, but it also extended into the Soviet Union. To hear individual segments, click here or see below:

Stateside 8.9.2018

Today on Stateside , Michigan Democrat Rashida Tlaib will soon be the first Muslim-American woman to serve in Congress. Plus, how wild turkeys became the "poster child" for conservation success stories in Michigan. To listen to individual segments, click here or see below:

Stateside 8.8.2018

Today on Stateside , we recap Tuesday's primary elections and look forward to November. Plus, a new app turns the headache of Michigan roads into a game. To hear individual segments, click here or see below:

Stateside 8.7.2018

Today on Stateside , we hear from county clerks around the state about what Election Day has looked like at their polling stations. Plus, the sad end of the Milky Way's long-lost sibling, and what it might tell us about our own planet's fate.

Stateside 8.6.2018

For children with anxiety, life can be scary. Today on Stateside , we hear what Camp Kid Power does to help. And we learn you can, in fact, vote in Michigan after serving time in prison.

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