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’s return to prominence as a national economic and cultural powerhouse. In an area once known for inventors like Henry Ford, Marie enjoys telling the stories of Detroit’s “re-inventors.”
A three-time winner of the Edward R. Murrow award and a recipient of a national Headliner Award, Marie has also been honored by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters and the 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 favorite pastimes include reading, knitting and a long-time hobby she has often had to defend—button collecting.
For roughly 30 years, passers-by have wondered about the shuttered castle-like building on the corner of Grand River and Cass.
It’s the highest-priced home for sale in the state.
Lots in West Bloomfield sold for $1,000 and less, while homes in Ferndale went for a few thousand dollars.
Cherries, musty basement, pears, pomegranate and cat pee. All of those terms are used to describe wine and not all of them are derogatory.
In Macomb County, 300 young people die each year from drug overdoses.
For those selling Detroit Tigers gear, business has been brisk.
Downtown Detroit businesses are being asked to turn on their lights for the Tigers game Tuesday night, in an effort to cast a positive glow on the city.
Detroit police say a woman driving a silver compact car fled the scene.
An area in Detroit that was once overrun with trash and wild dogs is shaping up to be a first-rate urban art installation.
The message: Manufacturing is not dead. In fact, it’s alive and thriving.