Marie Osborne

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Marie Osborne is an Anchor and Reporter for WWJ Newsradio 950. She has been named one of the most influential women in Detroit radio and is a frequent contributor to the CBS Radio Network.

Marie’s passion is reporting on the resurgence of the city of Detroit and the region to a national economic and cultural powerhouse. Once known for inventors like Henry Ford, Marie enjoys telling the stories of the region’s ‘re-inventors’.

She is a graduate of the University of Detroit, a three time winner of the Edward R. Murrow award the winner of a national Headliner Award. Marie has been honored by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters and Associated press. She’s reported from Europe and China and her work has been heard internationally on the BBC.

Marie and her husband have three children. Her hobbies include reading and knitting and has often had to defend a long time hobby — button collecting.

In this handout image provided by NASA,  February 26, 2011 in Space. Discovery, on its 39th and final flight, is carrying the Italian-built Permanent Multipurpose Module (PMM), Express Logistics Carrier 4 (ELC4) and Robonaut 2, the first humanoid robot in space to the International Space Station. (credit: NASA via Getty Images) FILE

Space Camp Online Fundraiser Honors Late Metro Detroit Man

“Every donation will be made in Daniel’s name, ensuring a small part of him goes too.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

Bob Bashara is charged with ordering the murder of his wife, Jane, in 2012. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Bashara Trial: GPP Police Captain Admits To Making Mistake, Defense Rests Case

Bob Bashara is charged with first-degree murder, conspiracy and solicitation of murder in the 2012 death of his wife, Jane.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2014

Jayru Campbell appears in court on Nov. 4, 2014. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Jayru Campbell Gets 7 Months For Probation Violation, Tells Judge He Was Abused

When he got into an altercation with a teen girl in September, the high school senior was already on probation for another incident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2014

Day of the Dead Bread at Prince Valley Market. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Celebratory ‘Day Of The Dead Bread’ Baking In Detroit’s Mexicantown

While some in metro Detroit are busying picking costumes and caving pumpkins, in Mexicantown they are prepping for el Dia de los Muertos or the “Day of the Dead.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2014

Bob Bashara is seen in foreground, far left, as Janet Leehman testifies. credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ

2nd Mistress Testifies She Got A Thrashing During Sex With Bob Bashara, Accused In Wife’s Murder

Several witnesses have been call by the prosecution to talk about the defendant’s alternative sexual lifestyle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2014

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Dearborn Heights Honor Student Suspended For The Year After Bringing Knife To School

Atiya Haynes, a 17-year-old senior at Annapolis High School, says she didn’t realize she was even carrying the weapon…

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/13/2014

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

Emotional Outburst Won’t Mean Mistrial In Case Of Detroit Cop Charged In 7-Year-Old Girl’s Fatal Shooting

There will be no mistrial this time in the case of a Detroit police officer who accidentally killed a 7-year-old girl during a raid four years ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2014

A home under construction on Rochester Road in Royal Oak. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Container Home Under Construction Draws Eyes In Royal Oak

Builder Nilesh Patel admits that, right now, it takes some imagination to visualize the final product.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2014

A picture taken on July 24, 2014 shows staff of the Christian charity Samaritan's Purse putting on protective gear in the ELWA hospital in the Liberian capital Monrovia. An American doctor battling West Africa's Ebola epidemic has himself fallen sick with the disease in Liberia, Samaritan's Purse said on July 27. AFP PHOTO / ZOOM DOSSO        (Photo credit should read ZOOM DOSSO/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Epidemiologist Speaks To Danger Of Ebola Threat In U.S.

“Ebola, frankly does not … travel all that easily or that quickly,” said Dr. Howard Markel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2014

Judge Avern Cohn (WWJ/Marie Osborne)

90-Year-Old Detroit Federal Judge Avern Cohn Shows No Signs Of Slowing Down

Why do it? “I have my health, including my brain, I don’t play golf, my wife has a business, and if I wasn’t working, I’m not sure what I would be doing,” Cohn said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2014

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