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UltraSwim This Weekend
1:00 pm
Fri June 8, 2007

UltraSwim This Weekend

Some of the world's best swimmers are in Charlotte this weekend to participate in the 23rd Charlotte UltraSwim, hosted by the Mecklenburg Aquatic Club. This year's event is one of seven stops on the Toyota Grand Prix Series. WFAE's Mark Rumsey spoke with David Marsh, two-time Olympic coach and now CEO of the Mecklenburg Aquatic Club.

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Charlotte Talks
1:00 pm
Fri June 8, 2007

Charlotte Talks

Mecklenburg County Creeks and Greenways
There are currently 33 miles of greenway now complete and 152 miles in the master plan as our county continues to beautify some of the 3,000 miles of creeks in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg region. We'll talk about the history and diversity of the creek system in our county.
Guests
Beth Poovey - Landscape Architect for the Sugar Creek Greenway project
Rusty Rozzelle - County Water Quality Program Manager
Don Morgan - Director of Greenway Planning and Development

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Charlotte Talks
1:00 pm
Thu June 7, 2007

Charlotte Talks

Open Phones
We open the phones for the listeners to talk about the issues most on your minds.
Contact the show: 704-926-9323, 800-603-9323, or charlottetalks@wfae.org.

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Higher Education in Charlotte
1:00 pm
Thu June 7, 2007

Higher Education in Charlotte

In this installment of IPO Charlotte WFAE's Craig Fahle looks at the expanding opportunities in higher education in the Charlotte region.

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Charlotte Talks
1:00 pm
Wed June 6, 2007

Charlotte Talks

Charlotte Talks
1:00 pm
Tue June 5, 2007

Charlotte Talks

Charlotte Talks
1:00 pm
Mon June 4, 2007

Charlotte Talks

CMPD Safe Neighborhoods
Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department recently completed a series of 15 community forums aimed at identifying some of the biggest safety issues facing our city's neighborhoods. We'll look at some of those challenges to safety and some possible strategies to make our neighborhoods safer.
Guests
Deputy Chief Jerry Sennet - Field Services Group, CMPD
Captain David Haggist - Oversees the Highway Interdection and Traffic Safety Unit
Captain Eddie Levins - Oversees Criminal Intelligence Unit, includes Gang Intelligence

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Charlotte Talks
1:00 pm
Fri June 1, 2007

Charlotte Talks

Bill Russell, Basketball Great
From time to time this summer we'll revisit some of our most intriguing conversations with such individuals as Elie Wiesel to Richard Simmons. Today, we start with NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell.
Since this is a rebroadcast we won't be able to take your calls.

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Graham Library Dedicated
1:00 pm
Thu May 31, 2007

Graham Library Dedicated

A library that backers hope will carry on evangelist Billy Graham's legacy for decades to come was dedicated Thursday in Charlotte. Former Presidents Carter, Clinton and George H. W. Bush were among the well-wishers at the private ceremony. WFAE's Mark Rumsey has this report of the event. Listen

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Graham Library part 2
1:00 pm
Thu May 31, 2007

Graham Library part 2

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