After I was walking on cloud nine all day over the Kalamazoo Central news, my daughter tip-toed into my bedroom and whispered, "Mom. Ernie died." I didn't even need to ask, "Ernie who?" Of course, it was Ernie Harwell the voice of the Tigers and the voice of my childhood. What a classy guy. I had the great pleasure of meeting him and interviewing him on a number of occasions.
Tomorrow we'll be talking with Governor Jennifer Granholm about both stories at 6:45.