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 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. 



The Mackinac Bridge is one of the most-recognized symbols in Michigan. Tourists flock to the bridge each year just for the view of, and from, the miles-long bridge. 

As part of our series, Take This Job and Love It, Steve Keene met with someone whose job gives him a slightly different view of the Mighty Mac.



Hall Farms

One farm in the U.P. is quickly blossoming into a tourist destination..thanks to its over four-hundred-and-forty-thousand sunflowers.

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Lights, camera, action! The Traverse City Film Fest begins tonight.



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The cost to rescue stranded hikers at one notorious spot in Sleeping Bear Dunes has more than tripled.