Mi-EIBC Honors Michigan Advanced Energy Companies at Annual Gala

The Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council, an advanced energy business association, Monday night honored Michigan advanced energy companies at the first annual Michigan Energy Innovators Gala.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2013

A snowy streetcar scene in downtown Houghton from the early 1900s. Michigan Technological University photo.

Michigan Tech Professor Takes A Journey On Streetcars Past

Bill Sproule’s expertise in transportation — and a love of history and rail transportation — has led to a book on streetcars that once carried passengers up and down Michigan’s remote Keweenaw Peninsula.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2013

Patriot Solar Group

Patriot Solar Expands In Michigan, Opens In Florida, Heads West For InterSolar

Patriot Solar is a rapidly growing solar energy rack and mount systems manufacturer, based in Albion.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2013

Patriot Solar

Patriot Solar Group Drastically Cuts Shipping Times

Patriot Solar Group has announced it has cut its shipping time in half on its main product line, and for projects up to one megawatt.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2013

Patriot Solar

Albion Solar Firm Expanding Into South America, Caribbean

Patriot Solar Group this week announced that it is expanding its operations into South America and the Caribbean, sending Off-Grid Solar systems to Venezuela.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2013

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Verizon Expands 4G LTE In West, Central, Northern Michigan

Verizon Wireless rolled out its advanced, high-speed wireless network across portions of four counties in Michigan: Calhoun, Clare, Mason and Missaukee.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2013

Stockwell Library - Albion College

Conpoto Allows Albion College Families To Buy Treats At Campus Eatery

The app developer Conpoto LLC said Tuesday that the company and Albion College have agreed to provide an original new service to Albion students and their friends and families.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2013

Sunshines Kitchen Gadgets

Albion Web Company Opens Kitchen Gadgets Online Store

A Michigan based internet company, Good 4 Life LLC, Monday announced the opening of its new online store at, providing consumers with what the company says is a vast array of quality kitchen products at affordable prices.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2013


Toddler, Dad Hurt After Off-Road Collision

West Michigan police say a 2-year-old boy suffered serious injuries and his father also was hurt when the dirt-bike they were riding collided with a four-wheeler driven by the child’s grandfather.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2012

The SunPad trailer-mounted solar power plant from Albion-based Patriot Solar Group. (Photo: Patriot Solar)

Mid-Michigan Solar Company Doing Big Things In State And Beyond

Albion-based Patriot Solar Group has rolled out the SunPad trailer, a rugged, off-road capable solar power unit that literally gives you power on the go.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2012