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Auto Show Ends On High Note With Solid Attendance Figures

A steady flow of over 102,000 people on the last day of the show brought the total ticketed attendance to 808,775, edging out last year’s total of 803,451.

WWJ Newsradio 950–13 hours ago

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Oakland County Schools Hiring Bus Drivers To Kitchen Helpers

Close to half of Oakland County’s 28 public school districts are looking for new school bus drivers and food service workers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–13 hours ago

Dwarf epauletted fruit bat (Micropteropus pussilus) flying at night (iStock photo)

Officials: New Cases Of White-Nose Syndrome In Bats Found

State officials say they’ve received the first reports this winter of Michigan bats dying from white-nose syndrome.

WWJ Newsradio 950–13 hours ago

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2 Stabbed At Muskegon Heights’ Brooks Correctional Facility

The first stabbing happened during a fight and says the second stabbing happened while guards were breaking up that fight.

WWJ Newsradio 950–14 hours ago

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Campground Fees Rise This Year At Michigan State Parks

The amount of the increase at a particular site depends on its popularity.

WWJ Newsradio 950–15 hours ago

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Officer, Motorist Wounded In Exchange Of Gunfire Near Flint

Authorities say a motorist shot a Flint-area police officer during a traffic stop in Genesee County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–16 hours ago

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2 EMU Students Killed In Car Crash In Ypsi Township

Two EMU students are dead, another person injured, following a two-car crash in Ypsilanti Township Sunday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–17 hours ago

A former Junior division first-place winner Laureate Ade Williams (Credit: Sphinx Organization/Glenn Triest)

Sphinx Begins 18th Year Of String Competition For Black And Latino Student Musicians

The Sphinx competition has allowed for more musical opportunities to minority string players than before the competition began 18 years ago says the artistic director.

WWJ Newsradio 950–19 hours ago

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Gay Marriage Case May Affect Discrimination, Religion Bills

“You could have a situation where people are allowed to get married in a state but will lose their jobs if they were to come out publicly.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2015

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Detroit Ranked Second-Worst City For Bed Bugs In 2014

The pest control company Orkin recently released the rankings based on the number of bedbug treatments it performed from January to December 2014.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2015

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Press Kits And Other North American International Auto Show Swag

A variety of different press kits and gifts were given out during press preview days at the North American International Auto Show  

Participants in a protest in downtown Detroit laid down on the pavement as if they were dead,  demonstrating in honor of  Eric Garner. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

‘Die In’ Protest In Downtown Detroit

Protesters demonstrated in Campus Martius in response to a grand jury’s decision not to indict a NYC police officer in the killing of Eric Garner.

Abandoned cars are completely under water on I-696. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Metro Detroit Flooding – August, 2014

Torrential storms with record-breaking rainfall passed over metro Detroit, causing flash-floods that trapped thousands of motorists on freeways.

April Millsap Murder In Armada

April Millsap, 14, was found dead in a ditch along a trail in Armada on July 24, 2014.

Sunday Storm Leaves Damage In Its Wake

Heavy rain and large hail hit the Metro Detroit area causing outages and leaving damage in its wake.

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