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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Medical students at Central Michigan University and Saginaw Valley State University are participating in a pilot curriculum learning new strategies for prescribing opioids and avoiding addiction.

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Michigan drivers already pay more for auto insurance than residents of any other state, and come July every Michigander will be required to pay an additional $22 per insured vehicle annually.

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Many beekeepers around the state are concerned about their hives following this year’s many warm ups and cool downs.

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Researchers at Michigan State University are looking for efficient ways to raise cattle, while controlling greenhouse gas emissions. After four years of research, they say implementing controlled cattle grazing may be a viable solution.

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A new partnership between MidMichigan Medical Center and Dow High School music students has launched in Midland.