CNS Budget – April 19, 2019

April 19, 2019

 

To: CNS Editors

From: David Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu.  

For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu.  

Editors: This week we have a variety of news, business and feature stories appropriate throughout your publications and that will remain fresh for multiple days.  

Here is your file:

 

FARM TO SCHOOL: The state continues to expand a program for schools to buy local fruits and vegetables. The 57 grant-winning school districts purchased 93 different fruits and vegetables grown by 143 farms in 38 counties so far this year.

CNS Budget – April 12, 2019

CNS Budget

April 12, 2019 – 12th file

 

To: CNS Editors

From: David Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu.  

For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu.  

EDITORS: This week’s file contains several stories suited for business pages. Others have significant art for feature pages.  

Also:

The Michigan Journalism Hall of Fame will induct seven members on Sunday, April 14, at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center at Michigan State University.

CNS Budget – April 5, 2019

CNS Budget

April 5, 2019 – 11th file

To: CNS Editors

From: David Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu. EDITORS: The Michigan Journalism Hall of Fame will induct seven members on Sunday, April 14, at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center at Michigan State University. They are: former public affairs and investigative journalist Kathy Barks Hoffman of The Associated Press, Detroit News and Lansing State Journal; former Automotive News editor and publisher Peter Brown;  former WXYZ (Channel 7) automotive and business reporter Mary Conway; the late Detroit Free Press food writer and restaurant critic Sylvia Rector; retired Lansing State Journal columnist John Schneider; retired Detroit Free Press photographer and picture editor Mary Schroeder; and WWJ Newsradio city beat reporter Vickie Thomas. For more information, contact Kareen Lubas at (517) 353-6431 or email lubaskar@msu.edu.

CNS Budget – March 29, 2019

CNS Budget

March 29, 2019 – 10th file

To: CNS Editors

From: David Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu. WELCOME WKAR: Capital News Service welcomes NPR affiliated WKAR Radio as its newest member.  

EDITORS: The Michigan Journalism Hall of Fame will induct seven members on Sunday, April 14, at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center at Michigan State University. They are: former public affairs and investigative journalist Kathy Barks Hoffman of The Associated Press, Detroit News and Lansing State Journal; former Automotive News editor and publisher Peter Brown;  former WXYZ (Channel 7) automotive and business reporter Mary Conway; the late Detroit Free Press food writer and restaurant critic Sylvia Rector; retired Lansing State Journal columnist John Schneider; retired Detroit Free Press photographer and picture editor Mary Schroeder; and WWJ Newsradio city beat reporter Vickie Thomas.

CNS Budget – March 22, 2019

CNS Budget 3/22/2019

March 22, 2019 – 9th file

To: CNS Editors

From: David Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu. EDITORS: Note two-story package of climate change stories has maps to help you localize. Either story can also stand alone. AND: CNS Director Eric Freedman has a commentary for opinion pages slugged NEWS DESERTS COMMENTARY

ALSO: The Michigan Journalism Hall of Fame will induct seven members on Sunday, April 14.

CNS Budget – March 15, 2019

CNS Budget 3/15/2019

March 15, 2019 – eighth file

This is the first file after Spring Break

To: CNS Editors

From: David Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu.  

HERE IS YOUR FILE:

GREAT LAKES FUNDING – For the third straight year federal officials are threatening to cut the budget for restoring contaminated sites in the Great Lakes. And while Congress has so far resisted such cuts, environmental officials fear the constant attacks on the popular program. By Maxwell Evans.

CNS BUDGET – March 1, 2019

CNS budget 3/1/2019

 

March 1, 2019 – seventh file

 

To: CNS Editors

From: David Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

 

WELCOME CORP! MAGAZINE: We’re pleased to welcome the statewide business magazine Corp! Magazine as the newest Capital News Service member.  

 

NOTE: CNS will not file March 8, the week of spring break. Our next file is March 15.

CNS Budget – Feb. 22, 2019

CNS Budget 2/22/2019

Feb. 22, 2019 – sixth file

To: CNS Editors

From: Perry Parks

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Perry Parks at parksp@msu.edu. HERE IS YOUR FILE:

WORKKEYS – High school juniors would no longer have to take the ACT WorkKeys career readiness test under a bill with broad legislative backing — a move touted by educators as a way to save time, money and student stress. Grand Rapids area businesses, though, have found the test useful for hiring.

CNS BUDGET – Feb. 15, 2019

CNS Budget 2/15/2019

 

Feb. 15, 2019 – fifth file

 

To: CNS Editors

 

From: David Poulson and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

 

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu.  

For other matters, contact Dave Poulson at (517) 432-5417 or (517) 899-1640 poulson@msu.edu.  

HERE IS YOUR FILE:

 

TRASH IMPORTS – Nearly a quarter of the waste in Michigan’s landfills comes from another state or Canada, according to a recent report. The state’s low disposal fees are a magnet for the waste and at the same time discourage recycling.

CNS Budget – Jan. 25, 2018

Jan. 25, 2019 – Second  file

To: CNS Editors

From: Eric Freedman and Sheila Schimpf

http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/

For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Tony Cepak at (517) 803-6841; cepak@msu.edu. For other matters, contact Eric Freedman at freedma5@msu.edu or (517) 256-3873 (cell) or (517) 355-4729 (office). HERE IS YOUR FILE:

COMPUTERSCIENCE – A new organization, MI-Coding, is offering more teachers opportunities to teach computer science to K-12 students, including districts in Ludington, Caledonia, Iron Mountain and Beaver Island. It’s part of an effort to boost STEM learning.