Tom Jordan

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Tom Jordan, a three-time Emmy award winning journalist, co-anchors the WWJ Newsradio 950 morning drive newscasts with Roberta Jasina. Tom also anchors and reports his weekday segment, “Eye on Detroit” on CBS 62 in Detroit.

Jordan comes to Detroit via San Diego, Calif., where he was a TV news anchor and reporter at KUSI News. He previously worked in Los Angeles, Palm Springs, and Washington state.

He has covered some of the nation’s biggest stories, including multiple presidential campaigns; the October 2007  Southern California Wildfires; breaking coverage for  NBC News on the death of former president Gerald Ford; the 2002 Winter Olympics; and the downturn in the U.S. economy.

He co-anchored two Emmy award-winning newscasts for coverage of the September 11th terrorist attacks and the subsequent invasion of Afghanistan. He was also awarded an Emmy for best coverage of the 2007 wildfires.

 

Tom Jordan
Morning Anchor, WWJ CBS
tom.jordan@cbsradio.com

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‘Scared Straight’ High School Field Trip Hosted By Law Firm

Important lessons were given to Southfield and Lathrup High students at the 1-800-Law-Firm office during a March 18 field trip.

03/27/2014

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Family Of Ailing Brighton Boy Garner Birthday Cards From Around The World

“This is beyond our wild expectations.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2014

Push To Raise Minimum Wage Gains Momentum, New Goal $10.10

The “Raise Michigan” campaign has announced a new number for minimum wage: $10.10 an hour.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2014

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A Lot Of Items Banned From The Big House For The Winter Classic [Complete List]

The New Year’s Day battle between the Red Wings and Maple Leafs will have strict rules to follow as you enter Michigan Stadium.

CBS Detroit–12/31/2013

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Extension Granted To Save Part Of Willow Run Bomber Plant From Demolition

The demolition of the historic Willow Run Bomber plant near Ypsilanti has begun, but the effort to save a piece of it is still alive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/27/2013

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Michigan Science Center Has Successful Year, Clears $6-Million Debt

What a year it’s been for the former Detroit Science Center, which was on the verge of financial collapse.

12/17/2013

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Business Is Booming For Cider Mills With Bumper Apple Crop

A bumper crop for Michigan apple farmers this year .. and the local cider mills are loving it. Tom Jordan visits Linda Erwin – whose family has owned the current location of Erwin Orchards in South Lyon since 1954.

10/31/2013

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Theater Company Seeks Support To Perform Shakespeare In Detroit

A Detroit woman wants to turn her hometown into a thriving Shakespearean epicenter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2013

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Four Traveling Sukkahs Make Their Way Through Metro Detroit

Rabbi Kasriel Shemtov of Lubavitch Yeshiva School in Oak Park says Jews have been celebrating this holiday for more than 5,000 years.

CBS Detroit–09/18/2013

(credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

Rabbi Mendel Stein Explains Rosh Hashana And Plays The Shofar

Rabbi Mendel Stein visited the CBS Radio Detroit studio to talk with morning news anchor Tom Jordan about Rosh Hashana on the eve of the Jewish holiday.

09/04/2013

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