Jon Hewett

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QLINE rail car. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

A Sneak Peek At The M-1 Rail Car: QLINE Makes Limited Debut

The first of six rail cars has been delivered to the Penske Tech Center on Woodward.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2016

Detroit Police Canine Unit has been outfitted with new bullet resistant vests for dogs.  (WWJ/ Jon Hewett)

Detroit’s K-9 Unit Gets Outfitted With Bullet Resistant Vests

The vests, priced at $1,000 each, were made possible by a donation by a local business.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2016

Ralph Nader (Credit/WWJ/Jon Hewett)

‘They’ll Look Back And Really Be Ashamed,’ Says Nader Of Republican Party

America deserves better, on both sides of the political aisle said Ralph Nader in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2016

India Williams, 9. (WWJ Jon Hewett)

Suspects Still At Large 2 Years After Shooting 7-Year-Old Girl

Suspects are still at large nearly two years after nine-year-old India Williams was shot and critically injured.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2016

Dearborn Heights Mayor Dan Paletko announcing a $2.8 million grant from FEMA to purchase and demolish 15 homes in a flood zone along Hanover Street, near Ecorse Creek.

News Of FEMA Grant To Buyout Homes In Flood-Prone Area Met With Mixed Emotions

Dearborn Heights Mayor announces a $2.8 million grant from FEMA to purchase and demolish 15 homes in a flood zone along Hanover Street, near Ecorse Creek.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2016

District Court Judge Mark Plawecki announced he'll run for Michigan Supreme Court. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

District Court Judge Throws Hat Into Ring For Michigan Supreme Court

District Court Judge Mark Plawecki made it official outside of the Dearborn Heights courthouse where he serves.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2016

Rev Wendell Anthony speaking in Lansing about the investigation into the Flint water crisis. (WWJ/JonHewett)

‘Schuette Is Not On Duty On This One,’ Says Coleman Young On Flint Water Investigation

“I think it’s the biggest case of criminal negligence I’ve ever seen,” said Democrat Coleman Young II.

CBS Detroit–03/23/2016

Ohio Republican Governor John Kasich in Michigan. (WWJ/JonHewett)

GOP Presidential Hopeful John Kasich Stumps In Michigan

A loss in Michigan and in his home state of Ohio could spell the end of the run for John Kasich.

CBS Detroit–03/02/2016

Chelsea Clinton, daughter of former President Bill Clinton and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, speaking in Detroit. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

Chelsea Clinton Stops In Detroit, Flint Stumping For Presidential Candidate, Mom

It was a busy day of campaigning in Michigan for Chelsea Clinton — the daughter of Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton.

CBS Detroit–02/11/2016

A Detroit Lions' fan shows his frustration during the game. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Fan Starts ‘Go Fund Me’ Account In Hopes Of Raising $1 Billion To Buy Detroit Lions

The Hartland native says he started a GoFundMe account to acquire enough capital to purchase the Lions from the Ford family.

CBS Detroit–10/27/2015

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Trump As President: He’d Fight Plan By Ford Motor To Move Production To Mexico

He called Mexico the new China.

CBS Detroit–08/11/2015

Police busted this Shelby Twp. shop for an alleged marijuana operation. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Police Bust Shelby Township Shop Acting As ‘7-Eleven Or Starbucks For Marijuana’

The alleged illegal operation was run out of the unimposing Advance Medical Supply outlet on Van Dyke, north of 23 Mile.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2015

A goodwill store is leveled by a tornado in Portland, Michigan. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Portland, Michigan Cleans Up After Devastating Tornado Strikes; ‘The Freight Train Sound? It’s True’

“It’s devastating, but I like to see the community come together…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2015

Students watch the demonstration. (Credit/Jon Hewett- WWJ)

First Responders Drive The Message Home On Dangers Of Being Distracted Behind The Wheel

Emergency responders reported to Allen Park High School — looking to deliver a message ahead of prom and graduation season.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2015

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Facade Of Livonia Strip Mall Collapses [PHOTOS]

Luckily no one was walking by when the brick and metal awning came crashing down.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/29/2015

Taubman's body is moved into a waiting car outside of Congregation Shaarey Zedek. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

Hundreds Gather To Remember Life Of Philanthropist, Businessman Alfred Taubman

Several state dignitaries were in Southfield to pay their final respects to philanthropist and shopping mall mogul A. Alfred Taubman.

CBS Detroit–04/21/2015

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Lily Tomlin Adds Name To List Opposed To Use Of Dogs In Medical Research At Wayne State

Calling the research “senseless,” Tomlin urges the use of dogs in cardiac research be put to an end.

CBS Detroit–04/08/2015

Tom Izzo Michigan State Spartans head coach Tom Izzo reacts to a refrees calls late in the second half of the game against the Northwestern Wildcats at Breslin Center on February 13, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. The Spartans defeated the Wildcats 85-70. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Road To Final Four Is Loaded With Spartans, Izzone Faithful

When the Spartans made the Final Four we knew we had to go, says Spartan fan Drew Mann.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2015

MSU's basketball team boards a bus - heading to  Final Four play during the NCAA Tournament. (WJW/Jon Hewett)

MSU’s Tom Izzo: ‘It’s Going To Be The Wild, Wild West’

Izzo told WWJ’s Jon Hewett the team just finished two good days of practice before hitting the road ‘on a mission.’

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2015

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Heroin Addiction Increasingly Becoming A Young, White, Midwest Issue

The face of heroin abuse in America is increasingly being seen among white teenagers and young adults from the Midwest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/04/2015

Darryl Strawberry speaking to audience at the Charles H. Wright African-American Museum. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

Former Baseball Champ Darryl Strawberry Talks Of Rise And Fall Due To Addiction

Former Major League Baseball superstar Darryl Strawberry was in Detroit Wednesday as the keynote speaker at a luncheon on addiction and recovery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2015

L. Brooks Patterson (credit: CBS 62) FILE

Patterson Talks Property Tax Cuts, Possible Run For 7th Term

Patterson said he wouldn’t bet against running for a seventh term as county executive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2015

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Vigil Held For Dad, Daughter Found Dead In Oxford Township

Over 100 friends, family, neighbors and co-workers gathered on the front lawn, where candles glowed and sky-lanterns filled the sky above the home on Kintyre Drive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/25/2014

Left to right: Blake Marcum, Donald Davis, Terrance Bunting. (credit: Waterford Police Department)

3 Charged In Murder Of Waterford Man During Attempted Robbery

“I want them to go away forever,” said the mother of victim, 22-year-old Jacob Hershberger.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2014

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SUV Drives Into Novi Dental Office, Pinning Patient Against A Wall

Three people were injured when an SUV slammed through a brick wall into a Novi dental clinic.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2014

Water soaked trash at the curb lines the street for pick-up. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

You Might Think You’ve Cleaned It, But Start Fresh Recommends Health Department

Thousands of residents are still cleaning up following flooding from last week’s storms.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2014

Charles Simkins faces a preliminary hearing in 52-1 District Court. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Iraq War Vet Faces Hearing, Charged With Murder In Neighbor’s Death In Dispute Over Dog

Could post traumatic stress disorder have played a role in a dispute that led a Walled Lake man, and former U.S. Marine, to shoot and kill his neighbor?

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2014

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‘Love Like Lacey’ Wristbands Honor MSU Princess’ Memory

One week after her death, “Princess Lacey” remains a focal point on the campus of Michigan State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2014

Judge Will Follow Trend Allowing Same-Sex Marriage Say Local Law Professors

Americans around the country have evolved remarkably and the courts are catching up with public opinion, noted a local constitutional law professor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2014

Sergio Marchionne  (credit: Fabrizio Costantini/Getty Images) FILE

Chrysler 200 Helps Resurgence At Sterling Heights Assembly Plant

Once slated for closure back in 2010, the Chrysler Sterling Heights Assembly Plant was the site of a celebration Friday marking the 2015 Chrysler 200 midsize sedan product launch.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2014


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