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Smoke is seen from near the Lake St. Clair shoreline in Harrison Township. (credit: Kathryn Larson/WWJ)

Huge Plume Of Smoke From Controlled Burn Raises Alarm During Boating Event

WWJ received more than a dozen calls from concerned citizens about Friday’s fire.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2014

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Controlled Burns Under Way Across SE Michigan

DETROIT (AP) – Some blazes being set in and around Detroit aren’t malicious – they are just an attempt to manage invasive species. Parts of the city’s island park of Belle Isle were set on […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2012

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Controlled Burns Planned For Belle Isle

If you’re driving by Belle Isle Thursday around noon and notice a fire — don’t panic, it’s all planned.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2012