Ron Dewey

rondewey Ron DeweyWWJ Newsradio 950′s Ron Dewey has been on the street and on the air since 1998, as a street reporter and weekend anchor.  Ron has been in the business for over 20 years in such exotic climes as the West Texas, Grand Rapids, Sault Ste. Marie and Port Huron, MI.

Ron enjoys bicycling with his wife Christine (they survived at least three Michiganders!), hiking, trips up north, computers, motorcycling, hanging out.

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Job-seekers attend a District Detroit job fair at Don Bosco Hall. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Job Fair Today For Work Building New Red Wings Arena

“We’re very happy with the individuals that are coming out and the type of experience that we’re getting from Detroiters.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2015

Detroit Fire Department. (Credit: Kathryn Larson/WWJ Newsradio950)

Neighbors Make The Life-Saving Difference As Fire Erupts In Apartment Building

Neighbors making the difference between life and death as fire erupts in a home on Detroit’s southwest side.

CBS Detroit–05/18/2015

ATM Machine

Police Search For Thieves Who Stole ATM From Inside Gas Station In Warren

The robbery happened about 2 a.m. on Nine Mile east of Ryan Road.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2015

Actor J.K. Simmons arrives for the Oscars Nominees' Luncheon hosted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, February 2, 2015 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. The 87th Oscars will take place in Hollywood, California February 22, 2015. AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

“I’ll Confess To Being Somewhat Intimidated,” Says Actor J.K. Simmons

A Detroit native making it big in Hollywood came back home to play a big part in Opening Day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2015

Thieves damaged the base of the building - gaining entry into the store. (WWJ/Ron Dewey)

Thieves Damage Building To Gain Entry Into Beauty Shop Supply Store

Detroit police are trying to figure out who broke into a beauty supply store overnight.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2015

(Photo by Mark Ashman/Getty Images)

‘Disney On Ice Presents Frozen’ This Weekend At The Palace Of Auburn Hills

See Elsa, Anna and Olaf (of course!) in person and on skates this weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2015

Carhartt has leased this building in Midtown Detroit. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Carhartt To Open Retail Store In Midtown Detroit

“It’s really exciting to see all this new growth in Detroit…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2015

Detroit Police Chief James Craig, left , with Katara Hamilton of the The Neighborhood Service Organization's Youth Initiatives Project, and Detroit Councilman James Tate. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Young Detroiters Campaign For ‘Hugs Not Bullets’ This New Year’s Eve

“…These young people are the generation that’s gonna make that change.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2014

Pam Shank (R) has been camping out for holiday buys since Sunday. (WWJ/Ron Dewey)

Retail Camper Marks 19th Black Friday Year In Makeshift Fort Outside Best Buy

She says that people who get angry at her for doing this don’t understand this is their Thanksgiving tradition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/26/2014

Packard Plant in Detroit. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Demolition Underway, But Developer Hopes To Preserve Parts Of Decaying Packard Plant

Some preliminary demolition is underway at Detroit’s historic Packard Plant, to prepare the sprawling complex of abandoned buildings for an ambitious redevelopment project.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2014

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