Detroit river

Sea Lamprey (credit: istock)

US Crew To Search Detroit River For Invasive Sea Lamprey

The lamprey is an eel-like predator with a suction-cup mouth that fastens itself to fish and feeds on their bodily fluids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2015

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57th Annual Fireworks Over Detroit River Set For June 22

It’s one of the most anticipated events of the summer in downtown Detroit.

CBS Detroit–05/14/2015

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Unidentified Man’s Body Pulled From Detroit River Near Gibraltar

Police were working Monday to ID the body of man who was pulled from the Detroit River over the weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2015

Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge Gateway (Credit: fws.gov)

$2.85M Raised To Build Dock, Pier At Detroit River Refuge

“These improvements will benefit research and outdoor recreation for decades to come…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2015

Dossin Great Lakes Museum. (Photo Credit: detroithistorical.org)

Cannon Found In Detroit River Going On Display

An 18th century British cannon that was found in the Detroit River in 2011 is going on display this weekend following a three-year restoration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2014

(Credit: JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

Detroit No Longer Host For Hydroplane ‘Gold Cup’ Races

The Detroit River Regatta Association said that weakness in sponsorship support and dwindling spectator interest led to the difficult decision, “pointing the event in a new direction.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2014

Detroit Riverwalk (WWJ Photo/Kasey Stoddart)

Man Arrested For Jumping In Detroit River, Running From Police

Once out of the river, the man began to run from police — but was apprehended. The man was taken to an area hospital for psychological and medical treatment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/26/2014

The Detroit RiverFront Conservancy will celebrate Saturday the opening of the West RiverWalk. (By Edward Cardenas)

RiverFront Conservancy Celebrates Opening of West RiverWalk (VIDEO)

A number of free events are planned Saturday, including a beer garden, lawn games and live entertainment.

10/02/2014

(Booking photo)

Man Convicted Of Killing Couple, Dumping Dismembered Bodies In Detroit River

A jury has convicted a man of killing his ex-girlfriend and her fiancé, chopping up their bodies and dumping the remains into the Detroit River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2014

(credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ) File

Man’s Body Found In Detroit River Near Mud Island

Police in suburban Detroit say investigators are looking for clues to the identity of a man whose body was found in the Detroit River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2014

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