Travis Sleight

Student Reporter

Travis Sleight is a student reporter for WCMU, joining our staff in early 2017. You can hear him report daily for 'Morning Edition' and 'All Things Considered.'

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A public-private partnership in Saginaw County is transforming private property along the Saginaw River into an outdoor recreational area spanning more than 300 acres.

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A conference this week at Central Michigan University is aimed at diversifying stem fields.

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Ice jams in the shipping channels between Lake Superior and Lake Huron are blocking ferry service to Neebish Island. The 40 year round island residents are finding themselves stranded from the mainland.

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A public discussion is scheduled for Monday at Central Michigan University to look at the process used to draw up voting districts and how that process determines the outcome of our elections.

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Smoking has been banned in many places including bars, schools, and public transportation. Now, by the end of July millions of people will no longer be able to light up in their homes.