Steve Keene


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

Steve is a senior at Central Michigan University and is pursuing a degree in Secondary English Education with a minor in English as a Second Language. He is from Plymouth, Michigan.

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Call it hospitable hops. Students at one northern Michigan school district have had their lunch debt wiped away, thanks to the help of a local brewery. 

Colorful leaves and colorful wines. According to tourism experts in northern Michigan, those two things are going to sustain the region’s dramatic fall tourism growth. 



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State officials representing Michigan agriculture have announced a trade mission to China this fall. 

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Mackinac Island’s Grand Hotel has been ranked the best resort in the country by USA Today.



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Call it the missing puzzle piece. Through a 1,000 acre land acquisition, the state is creating a more-than 3,000 acre parcel of public land on the AuSable River.