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Little Forks Conservancy (Facebook photo)

70-Acre Nature Preserve To Open Next Month

The Little Forks Conservancy is located across the Tittabawassee River from its 419-acre Riverview Natural Area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Trial Opens For Detroit Officer Who Killed Girl During Police Raid Filmed For TV

Prosecutors say Officer Joseph Weekley’s actions in 2010 were a crime because he handled his submachine gun in a reckless manner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2014

Entrance to the Rogell Golf Course. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Sale Of Historic Rogell Golf Course In Legal Limbo

A day after the city’s zoning board denied an appeal to allow the course to be sold and turned into a cemetery, another appeal is announced.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2014

Two wasps have plunged into a glass of honey. These insects, who have a venomous stinger, spread out in summer. (Photo credit  MICHAEL URBAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Yellow Jackets Get Cranky Defending The Queen

Yellow jackets will be especially aggressive if you’re near their nest, or if you have certain types of food such as sweets and meat.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2014

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CDC Recommending Vaccination To Combat Seasonal Flu

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2014

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Michigan House Urges Pro Teams To Address Domestic Abuse

State lawmakers are urging Michigan’s professional sports teams to adopt zero-tolerance domestic violence policies.

09/18/2014

Hayley Turner (police handout)

Prosecutors Charge Young Woman Who Lied About Abduction

Monroe County prosecutors say they’ve charged an 18-year-old woman with causing a false police report to be filed after she was reported missing and found a day later.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2014

Dan Gilbert  interviews Warren Buffett at Detroit event. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Bloomberg, Buffett Talk Small Business At Detroit Event

More than 60 local business owners graduated Thursday from Goldman Sachs’ 10,000 Small Businesses program and were cheered on by some high-profile people.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2014

WWJs Edward Cardenas hosted a panel including L-R) Melanie Steele, Ford Cotton Jr., Vicki Campbell and Joe Veryser at Lawrence Technological University for the Leaders and Innovators event. B

WWJ and LTU’s Leaders And Innovators Bring New ‘Energy’ To Event

WWJ Newsradio 950 and Lawrence Technological University kicked off the Leaders and Innovators series Thursday with a discussion about how businesses could be more energy efficient.

CBS Detroit–09/18/2014

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Miley Cyrus Could Spend Time In Mexican Jail, And More Of ‘What’s Trending Today’ With Zahra

During a performance in Mexico, Miley Cyrus got spanked with the country’s flag onstage, which upset the Mexican government.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2014

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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.

Meet Ribbon! This 5-year-old Pit Bull terrier is a sweet and loving girl. She may take a little while to warm up, but it is well worth your patience! The adoption fee includes sterilization, age-appropriate vaccinations, the MHS Adoption Guarantee and much more. For more information, visit or call the MHS Detroit Center for Animal Care at (313) 872-3400 and provide the pet ID number,  781881.

July Fourth Fun! Pets Of The Week

Two dozen or more overpasses to be reconstructed.  (credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ)

I-96 Construction Progress: An Aerial View

A seven mile stretch of the freeway between Livonia and Redford Township is closed until at least October for an overhaul.

A homeless man sleeps outside a window of the former Wayne County Office building.

Homeless Find Sleeping Shelter At Vacant Wayne County Office Building

It’s an unfortunate chapter in the storied history of the old Wayne County Building in Detroit.

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2014 Mackinac Policy Conference [PHOTOS]

Photos from the 2014 Detroit Regional Chamber Mackinac Policy Conference.

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