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House fire took the lives of two children. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Father Of 2 Children Killed In House Fire Arrested On Unrelated Charges

Detroit police tell WWJ that the arrest is not in connection with the fire, but for past warrants, including a home invasion.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2013

Photo credit: WWJ's Mike Campbell

Early Morning Fire At Detroit Strip Mall

A fire at a Detroit strip mall has cost dozens of people their jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2013

Detroit Fire Department on the scene of fire at the Parkstone Apartments. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

6 Injured In Apartment Fire In Detroit

Detroit fire and police are on the scene of the blaze at the Parkstone apartments on Van Dyke near Jefferson.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2012

Angels Night (Mike Fisher)

Angels’ Night Volunteer Campaign Begins

Executive Fire Commissioner Donald Austin noted a 55% drop in arson fires in 2011 versus the same three-day period a year earlier, in 2010.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2012

Courtesy, T. J. Cooper

“Burn” Shows A Year In The Lives Of Detroit’s Firefighters

“It’s an action movie, it’s shot in widescreen, it’s got great music, we’re up in helicopters, we’re going into fires with these guys.”

CBS Detroit–09/28/2012

Detroit Fire Truck. (credit: WWJ-TV)

Fire At Vacant Packard Plant, No Injuries Reported

Tipsters calling the WWJ Newsroom that they could see thick, black smoke for miles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2012

Fire Truck 911

Arrest Made In Fire Described As ’100% Arson’

Police have made an arrest following a suspected arson fire at a Detroit apartment building that left dozens homeless and injured several people, including a firefighter and a young child.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012

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Body Found In Detroit House Fire

An investigation is underway after Detroit firefighters find a body inside a burned home on the city’s westside.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2012

(WWJ Photo, File)

Fire Injures 3 Children; 1 In Critical Condition

A four year old girl is reportedly in critical condition after a fire on the city’s west side Saturday afternoon

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2011

Detroit Fire Truck. (credit: WWJ-TV)

‘Brownouts’ At Some Detroit Fire Stations Considered

The financially challenged City of Detroit paid out $85 million in overtime this year, with the police and fire departments taking up nearly half of the cost.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/09/2011