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Austin Carruthers (Booking photo)

Michigan Man Pleads Guilty To Not Reporting Woman Found Dead After House Party

A 22-year-old central Michigan man has admitted to leaving a woman’s body in his house after a night of drinking and not notifying police.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2015

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Truck Hauling 303 Kegs Of Beer Tips Over; No Spills

It happened Friday morning in Bay County’s Monitor Township.


Police: Icy Roads A Factor In Fatal Crash On I-75

Police say icy roads played a factor in a crash along I-75 that claimed the life of a Novi woman.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2014


Saginaw Area Businesses Get Free Solar Site Assessment

Saginaw Future Inc., the regional economic development agency for the Saginaw Bay area, announced a free solar power site assessment for businesses in an 11-county area in the Great Lakes Bay area, the Thumb and Mid-Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2013

Bacterial Meningitis Kills Michigan Elementary School Cook

Deborah Geiersbach, 50, died Saturday in Bay County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2013

Rebecca Shimel (credit: Department of Corrections)

Woman Can’t Withdraw Plea In Husband’s Murder

The Michigan appeals court has reinstated the murder conviction of a Bay County woman who repeatedly shot her husband in the back.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2013

Solar panels (credit: Wikimedia)

‘Great Lakes Bay’ Touts Green Initiatives

The Saginaw County economic development agency Saginaw Future Inc., in partnership with other counties and agencies in the Saginaw Bay region — which now markets itself as the ‘Great Lakes Bay’ — Monday outlined several energy efficiency and solar initiatives in the area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2013

Police: Woman Bludgeoned Relative With Casserole Dish

A Michigan woman who authorities say bludgeoned a relative with a glass casserole dish during a dispute is facing a felony charge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2013

Delta College

Delta College Computers Crash

Delta College, the community college serving Saginaw, Bay and Midland counties, was operating without computers at midday Tuesday due to an unspecified server problem.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2013

Man Gets Jail In Buried Motorcycle Case

A Michigan man who authorities say buried a Harley-Davidson motorcycle in 2009 and claimed it was stolen to collect insurance money has been sentenced to six months in jail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2013