Sandra McNeill

sandramcneill Sandra McNeillAfter graduating from the University of Michigan, Sandra McNeill started her career as a newspaper reporter in a small town in England called Wokingham.  Her daily walk to the police station to find out what was happening that day invariably came up with the reply, “We don’t have crime like you do in America!”

She went on to a stint at Metro Traffic as a traffic reporter on several major Detroit area radio stations, doing reports for several years from a small airplane.  Sandra then went back into news for the Metro Networks wire service, where she worked her way up to News Bureau Chief.

Sandra now writes and reports at WWJ Newsradio 950, where her favorite stories are simply talking to people.

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R) Nicole Curtis addresses her mom in an Oakland County, Michigan courtroom. (WWJ/Sandra McNeill)

Nicole Curtis Of HGTV Berates Mother In Court

It wasn’t a distressed house but a distressing domestic situation for HGTV star Nicole Curtis — as she appeared in a Michigan courtroom Wednesday afternoon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/24/2016

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DEA Keeps Pot On List Of Dangerous Drugs; Can’t Find Accepted Medical Use

The decision keeps pot in the same category as heroin and cocaine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2016

Mark Wahlberg (Sandra McNeill)

Mark Wahlberg Thrills Fans During VIP Opening Of Detroit Wahlburgers

What would it take to have Wahlberg move to Detroit?

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2016

A full perigee moon, more commonly known as a "Super Moon," as seen on March 19, 2011. (Credit: Bruno Fahy/AFP/Getty Images)

Look Up! A Vibrant Showing Of The Buck Moon Awaits

Tonight the skies will be clear enough for a vibrant showing of the Buck Moon.

CBS Detroit–07/19/2016

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 14: Legendary hockey Hall of Famer Gordie Howeâs casket is brought into  Joe Louis Arena for his visitation June 14, 2016 in Detroit Michigan. Howe was known as "Mr. Hockey", played for the Detroit Red Wings for 25 years, and scored 801 goals in his career. His funeral service will be held tomorrow, June 15, at the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Detroit. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Gordie Howe Remembered By Thousands During Funeral In Detroit Cathedral

Gordie Howe was remembered at the service as a kind man who loved all but the referees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2016

Deontae Mitchell  (police handout)

‘We Are Not Supposed To Bury Our Kids,’ Says Stepdad Of Murdered Teen

It’s the worst possible outcome.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2016

Kraftwerk at Movement Festival in Detroit. (WWJ/Sandra McNeill)

Kraftwerk Wows First Day Of Movement Festival

Kraftwerk was a strong influence for the “Belleville three,” the three teens from Belleville High credited with inventing the techno sound.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2016

Grand Prix (SMcNeill)

Hot Lap Around The Track At Grand Prix Is All About Balance [VIDEO]

Detroit Grand Prix will be in top speed on Belle Isle the first weekend in June.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2016

Auditions for singing the national anthem. (WWJ/Sandra McNeill)

Think You’ve Got Talent? Over 100 Turn Out To Audition To Sing National Anthem

Do you have what it takes to sing the National Anthem at a ball game?

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2016

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Spotting The Signs Of Human Trafficking

There are many ways victims are lured into trafficking says Lori Blaker.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2016

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