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Snyder Awards $8 Million To 11 Communities For Improvements

Gov. Rick Snyder has awarded $8 million to eleven communities to fund improvement projects, including water system and street lighting enhancements and technology upgrades.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2015

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Benton Harbor’s Wilson Chandler Is Selling Off His Sneaker Collection [VIDEO]

Originally from Benton Harbor and now a NBA star with the Denver Nuggets, Wilson Chandler has built quite the shoe collection.

97.1 The Ticket–09/16/2014

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Snyder Gets Bad Report On Benton Harbor Schools

A report released Friday now goes to Gov. Rick Snyder, who has 10 days to decide if the school district could get an emergency manager with broad authority to make changes.

CBS Detroit–08/02/2014

THE WOODLANDS, TX - MAY 04: Colin Montgomerie of Scotland watches his tee shot on the seventh hole during the final round of the Insperity Invitational at the Tournament Course at the Woodlands Country Club on May 4, 2014 in The Woodlands, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Montgomerie Looking For Champions Tour Win

Colin Montgomerie had a one-liner ready to go when asked his winless first year on the Champions Tour.

97.1 The Ticket–05/22/2014

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New Whirlpool Microwave Listens To Your Popcorn, Stops Automatically

There’s only one way to make sure you don’t burn the microwave popcorn — stand next to the microwave and turn it off when the popping stops. Well, technology marches on — now you don’t have to.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2014

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AT&T Adds 4G LTE, Mobile Web In Southwest, Northern Michigan

AT&T Inc. announced that it has fired up a 4G LTE network in the Benton Harbor, Niles and Buchanan areas of southwest lower Michigan, the Cadillac and McBain areas of northwest Lower Michigan, and in several more locations in the Upper Peninsula and northeast Lower Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2014

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Nuggets’ Chandler Gives Presents, Pizza In Mich.

Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler has brought a taste of Christmas to children in his western Michigan hometown.

97.1 The Ticket–12/26/2013

Awards And Certifications From Nov. 6

The latest award and certification notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2013


Whirlpool Wins Energy Accolades

Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. (NYSE: WHR) earned a pair of environmental awards last week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/06/2013

Macomb Community College South Campus. Photo by Mikerussell on Wikimedia Commons

Macomb Community College-led Group Gets $24.9M Federal Grant For Advanced Manufacturing

Macomb Community College, on behalf of the Michigan Coalition for Advanced Manufacturing (M-CAM), has been awarded a $24.9 million U.S. Department of Labor grant to train workers for advanced manufacturing jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2013