CBS62logoNEW2013_blue_final_header_White wwj950-sm2011b 971-ticket-35smb 35h_CBSSportsRad_Detroit

Chippewa County

cell phone tower

AT&T Adds Faster Mobile Web In Thumb, Northern Michigan

AT&T Inc. Tuesday announced the availability of its mobile Internet service to more than 50 communities across northern Lower Michigan, the eastern Upper Peninsula and the Thumb, extending access for advanced mobile services, devices and applications to customers in the area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2013

Tahquamenon Falls in Luce County.

Chippewa, Luce, Mackinac Counties Launch Technology Action Plans

Leaders of Mackinac, Luce, and Chippewa counties in the eastern Upper Peninsula are implementing action plans to increase broadband access, adoption, and use in the area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2013

istockphoto

Police Cracking Down On Drunk Drivers Through April 8

Luck may belong to the Irish, but it won’t help Michigan motorists who don’t designate a sober driver over the next few weeks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2013

istockphoto

45 Drunk Drivers Arrested During Super Bowl Weekend

Michigan State Police say they arrested 45 drunk drivers across 20 counties during Super Bowl weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/16/2013

istockphoto

Police Throwing A Flag On Drunken Drivers This Super Bowl Weekend

Michigan State Police are reminding motorists to make the right call by designating a sober driver before kick off if their Super Bowl celebration includes alcohol.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2013

istockphoto

Police Boost Drunken Driving Patrols For Halloween

Police are stepping up patrols aimed at stopping drunk drivers during the week leading up to Halloween.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2012

istockphoto

DUI Case Vs. UP Police Official Dismissed

A drunken driving case against a state police post commander in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula has been dismissed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2012

John Lechner (Marquette County Sheriff's Office)

UP Man Pleads Guilty In Explosives Case

A man from Michigan’s Upper Peninsula accused of buying and hiding more than 4,000 pounds of explosives has reached a plea agreement with federal prosecutors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2012

UP Fire Official Faces 9 Arson Counts

Chippewa County Sheriff officials say an Upper Peninsula assistant fire chief in Hulbert has been charged with nine felony counts of arson.

10/19/2010

Inmate Charged With Carjacking In Escape Attempt

An inmate at a prison in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula has been charged with carjacking and assault with intent to rob while armed following an escape attempt.

07/27/2010