Mike Horace


Mike Horace worked at WCMU as a student reporter in the late-2000s, and was hired full time by the station in April, 2012. He began as a general assignment reporter, and eventually began anchoring middays, delivering news and information during 'The Takeaway.'

In October, 2015, Mike became the local host of NPR's award-winning news magazine 'Morning Edition.' He also juggles several behind-the-scenes duties that keep WCMU on the air 24/7.

Mike is a huge fan of Detroit sports, and is WCMU's in house political junkie. 

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The City of Flint says Nestle will continue to provide free bottled water to residents through the end of 2018.


Nestle first began donating Ice Mountain water to the city in May, pledging 4,200 cases of water per week, for 16 weeks.

By Dori, CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/), from Wikimedia Commons / https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Wind_turbine_0430.jpg

An increasing number of organizations, including the Christian Coalition and Young Conservatives for Energy Reform, are shifting the conversation about alternative energy. Instead of presenting the issue as one tied to climate change, they are instead discussing it in terms of national security, families and communities.

Photo courtesy Michigan Supreme Court.

A new report from the Michigan Supreme Court says a specialty probation program is reducing unemployment and recividism rates among its graduates. 

The race to be Michigan's next Attorney General is heating up -- and partisan bickering is dominating campaigns on both sides of the aisle. 

Photo courtesy Michigan Department of Transportation

UPDATE 7:30AM: One lane of traffic has reopened on I-75 following yesterday's crash, but the two center lanes and the right lane remain closed as crews continue to work to stabilize the Salzburg Road bridge.


Previous reporting: Southbound I-75 remains closed in Bay County Thursday morning, after a truck hit a support column on the Salzburg Road bridge and burst into flames Wednesday afternoon.

Traffic is being detoured onto eastbound M-25, to southbound M-13, to southbound M-84, and then back onto I-75.