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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.

A view of the back of the sweater. (credit: Deb McDermott)

Michigan-Made Yarn Used In 2014 Olympic Sweater

The 2014 Olympic games are less than a month away and a Michigan product will be taking the international stage for the festivities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2014

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Schuette: You Have Likely Encountered Someone Who’s Being Trafficked

Victims of human trafficking range from workers at restaurants and farms to young women forced into prostitution.

01/07/2014

Sister Mary Giovanni (credit: Angela Hospice)

Sister Mary Giovanni: A Difference Maker In The Community

In the 1960s, people spoke of death in hushed tones. Enter Sister Mary Giovanni.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2013

(credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

“A Little Miracle”: Once Struggling Church Succeeds In Opening Community Center

How does a small urban church with a congregation that struggles to pay its bills end up opening a community center that has changed the face of their neighborhood?

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2013

(Credit: givingcomfort.org)

Give Back This Holiday Season With Comfort Kits For Karmanos’ Cancer Patients

Karmanos Cancer Center has a gift idea that will keep on giving, long after the holidays are over.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2013

(credit: rainbowloom.com/ Used with permission)

Trendy With Tweens, ‘Rainbow Loom’ Invented In Metro Detroit

Some parents claim it’s the only thing that will get their kids to set aside their smart phones and video games.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2013

(Photo credit: Thinkstock)

Some Escape The Holiday Hype With A Festivus Celebration

For years Carol Thompson and a group of friends have gathered together to celebrate Festivus, a holiday for the rest of us.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2013

Photo taken July 5, 2003, shows Highclere Castle in Newbury. (Photo: JACK SHARP/AFP/Getty Images)

What’s It Like To Live In ‘The Real Downton Abbey’?

Although the program itself is a work of fiction, it’s not filmed on a sound stage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2013

(Credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ Newsradio 950)

3 Injured After Truck Crashes Into SMART Bus

The incident happened on Orchard Lake Road between 11 Mile Road and I-696 in Farmington Hills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2013

(Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Detroit Winter Blast Returns With New Title Sponsor

Downtown Detroit’s annual winter festival will return in 2014, with a new name.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2013

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