Max Cobb

Student Reporter

Max Cobb is a student reporter for WCMU's news department. He reports daily for 'Morning Edition' and 'All Things Considered."

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Consumers Energy announced Wednesday that it’s Karn coal-burning power plant near Bay City is closing after nearly 60 years of service.

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The Mackinac Bridge Authority has released a video showing walkers their options for this year’s Labor Day weekend Bridge Walk.

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The state is offering eight million dollars for innovative projects to improve transportation in Michigan.

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It’s the time of year when young animals are taking their first steps. While it’s cute, it can mean problems for owners of small pets. Coyote numbers are high in Michigan, and when food is scarce, they may begin to view your pets as a meal.



State of Michigan

Michigan’s OK2SAY program has received more than 14-thousand tips about students struggling with depression and thoughts of suicide since it’s launch in 2014. Now, the program has launched an initiative aimed at reaching more students.