Eaton County

Michigan Swim Coach On Trial For Sexual Assault

A mid-Michigan science teacher and swim coach is on trial for sexual assault charges involving two male students

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2013

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

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Lansing PTAC Helps Local Businesses Land $50M In Government Work

The Procurement Technical Assistance Center at the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce announced Thursday that it helped businesses in Clinton, Eaton and Ingham counties land more than $54 million in government contracts in 2012, creating or retaining 1,096 jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2013

Mid Michigan Boy Killed When Swing Set Falls

Authorities say a 12-year-old mid-Michigan boy died when a swing set in his yard toppled onto him.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/10/2012

Man Gets 7-Cent Tax Shortfall Notice In Mail

A mid-Michigan man who underpaid his summer taxes by 7 cents found out that local officials don’t just let such discrepancies slide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2012

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Swim Coach Accused Of Having Sex With Teen Boys

A science teacher and swim coach at Grand Ledge High School is facing sexual assault charges involving two male students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2012

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Deputy Jailed For Pocketing Drivers’ Cash

A former Eaton County sheriff’s deputy has been sentenced to jail time and probation for keeping money paid by out-of-state drivers who were stopped for violations.


Driver Dies In Collision With Amtrak Train

Authorities say the driver of a car near Lansing has died after the vehicle was hit by an Amtrak train heading from Chicago to Port Huron.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2012

Christopher Perrien (credit: Michigan Department of Corrections)

Trial Ordered In Slaying Of Ex-State Trooper, Wife

A judge has ordered a convict to be tried on murder charges on accusations he used a fake job to get out of jail and then killed an ex-state trooper and his wife.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2012

Christopher Perrien (credit: Michigan Department of Corrections)

Hearing In Slaying Of Ex-State Trooper, Wife Reset

A judge has postponed the preliminary examination for an ex-con who was on work release from the Eaton County Jail when he’s accused of killing a former state trooper and his wife.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2012