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International Bridge Project Moving Forward Despite Impending Vote

It’s full steam ahead say Canadian officials backing the International Bridge Project,

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2012

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Protesters Target Pro-Bridge Town Hall Meeting

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and the Canadian Consul General are defending a proposed bridge between Detroit and Windsor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2012

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Public Vote On Bridges, Tunnels Unique To Michigan

Proposal 6 would change the state constitution to require approval by a majority of Michigan voters on any new international commuter bridges or tunnels before the state can spend money on the projects.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/14/2012


Prices, Duty-Free Changes Draw Canadian Shoppers

More Canadians are reportedly making overnight shopping trips to the U.S. this year, giving retailers in border areas such as Detroit a boost.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2012

A Chrysler Minivan at the Chrysler Windsor Assembly plant in Windsor Ontario.  (Fabrizio Costantini/Getty Images-File)

Canadian Auto Union Reaches Deal With Chrysler

The Canadian Auto Workers union says it has reached a tentative agreement with Chrysler on a labor contract.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2012

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CAW Settles With Ford, Extends With GM and Chrysler

Progress appears to be coming quickly in efforts to avert a strike by members of the Canadian Auto Workers Union.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2012

Cleveland Engine Plant  (Photo by Shaun Heasley/Getty Images)

Strike Deadline Looms For Detroit Carmakers

The Canadian Auto Workers Union has told local leaders to get ready for a strike, just in case one is needed when their contracts with the “Detroit Three” auto companies expire next Monday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2012

Lake Erie (istockphoto)

Many Dead Fish Litter Ontario Shore Of Lake Erie

Canadian officials say tens of thousands of dead fish are littering a section of Lake Erie’s northern shoreline.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2012


Michigan Supreme Court Hearing On 4 Ballot Issues

The Michigan Supreme Court has scheduled hearings Thursday on whether it should order four voter-initiated proposals onto the Nov. 6 ballot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2012

CAW President Ken Lawenza (CAW Photo)

Canadian Auto Workers President Promises Flexibility on Eve of Contract Talks

Talks begin with GM and Chrysler Tuesday, Ford on Wednesday

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2012