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Blind Man Says Restaurant Told Him To Remove Service Dog

“I felt attacked and uncomfortable. We have eaten there before with Husker and never had any trouble until now.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2015

Volunteer puppy raiser Nan Nellenbach picks up "Joy," the 50th puppy she will be raising for Leader Dogs for the Blind. (Credit: Leader Dogs for the Blind/Facebook Photo)

Mich. Woman Raises Record-Breaking 50th Leader Dog For The Blind

A Michigan woman who raises puppies for a cause has reached a record-breaking milestone.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2013

Leader Dog To Unveil Navigation Tech For The Blind

Rochester-based Leader Dog plans a May 24 announcement on how it’s combining the Kapten Plus handheld spoken word navigation device with the traditional leader dog to give the blind and visually impaired greater travel independence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2011

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Police:Man Stole Donations For Blind Children’s Camp

Waterford Township police have arrested a man accused of stealing a donation container for a blind children’s camp.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2011

Plea Made In Beating Of Blind Michigan Man

A 23-year-old Macomb County man faces sentencing later this month in the robbery of a legally blind man who was beaten with his own walking cane in Mount Clemens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2011

Tech Tour Day Seven: Wonders at Western Michigan

Day Seven of the Great Lakes IT Report’s 2010 Fall Tech Tour took me to Kalamazoo and Western Michigan University. WMU traces its roots back to 1903 as the Western State Normal School. Like a […]


Leader Dogs Adds High-Tech GPS Training

Leader Dogs for the Blind, the Rochester-based organization that places free guide dogs with blind and visually impaired people around the world, has added high-tech training in spoken-word GPS devices to its services.


Brothers Arrested In Beating Of Blind Man

Two brothers, both teenagers, have been arrested for allegedly beating and robbing a 50-year old blind man in Mt. Clemens.


Police: Teens Beat, Robbed Blind Man

Detroit area authorities say as many as seven teens beat a blind man with his own cane and robbed him of $600.