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Union nurses and the University of Michigan have reached a tentative agreement on a three-year contract following months of negotiations.

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Current Sports host Al Martin talks with newly appointed Michigan State University athletic director Bill Beekman about his hire, which has been met with criticism by some. 

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Gov. Rick Snyder is checking on the legality of allowing Michigan's 529 college savings plans to be used to cover private K-12 tuition costs.

Michigan State Soccer Coach Tom Saxton Builds Legacy of Success and Togetherness

Dec 14, 2017
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Tom Saxton has been involved with MSU women’s soccer for nearly three decades, creating his own unique special team dynamic.

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Criminal defense attorney and Detroit radio host Cliff Woodards joins "Current Sports with Al Martin" to discuss the nature of a sexual assault case, in light of the MSU football sexual assault charges. 


Former MSU Baseball Star Magsig Still Making Impact In Okemos

May 18, 2017
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Phil Magsig has overcome health issues to return to the sport he loves

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Supreme Court: Tax breaks OK for for-profit Michigan schools.

MSU tennis players balance sports and med school dreams

Dec 13, 2016
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EAST LANSING, Mich. - College sports is big business, but not all athletes are using their time in school as a stepping stone to a professional career.

MSU men’s soccer carving winning path

Oct 5, 2016
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EAST LANSING, Mich. – The resume is growing: one Big Ten Tournament title. Two Elite Eights. And five NCAA tournament appearances.

MSU tennis' Aslina Chua finds new dreams and path far from home

Oct 5, 2016
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EAST LANSING, Mich. – Michigan State player Aslina Chua never imagined growing up that she would be playing college tennis in the United States or studying pre-med on the path to becoming a doctor.

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The stigma of mental illness can make it difficult for students struggling on college campuses to seek help. But both students and administrators across the country are trying to change that. Current State talks to two of the members of the mental health advocacy group Active Minds at MSU as well as Dr. Victor Schwartz, medical director for the JED Foundation, a national organization focused on campus mental health and suicide prevention. 

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It shouldn’t be shocking to hear that college students are sexually active. What might come as a surprise is the attitude many of today’s students are bringing to their sexual lives. What’s changed is that what people tend to think of the preferred order of things, getting to know someone well and for a long time before sex, maybe even marriage before sex, seems to be shifting. For some now, the sex comes first, and on a casual basis.

WKAR's Al Martin brings you his post-game report on the MSU men's basketball win over Indiana on Monday night. 

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University of Phoenix plans to close eight of its 10 Michigan locations as part of a broader effort to phase out some of its campuses and learning centers.

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Governor Rick Snyder says Michigan and the rest of the country lost sight of the value of vocational training as young people were encouraged to get four-year college degrees.

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