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Ecorse

Worker Ejected From Crane, Killed On Job Site

Authorities say a man was killed while on the job at a U.S. Steel facility in Wayne County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2014

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Ohio Man Killed By Police Officer In Trailer Park Standoff

A cop fired on Billie Joe Woolford after police say he threatened officers who were trying to get him to surrender.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2014

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Explosion At Steel Plant In Ecorse Kills Worker

Company spokeswoman Courtney Boone says that the accident happened overnight at U.S. Steel Great Lakes Work

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2013

House Fire In Ecorse Kills Elderly Woman

Ecorse officials say the fire started in the second story bedroom of the home on 16th Street and Outer Drive, near Fort Street.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2013

State Removes Ecorse From Financial Emergency List

State officials have removed Ecorse from a list of Michigan cities operating under financial emergencies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2013

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Police: Man Riding Bike Was Fatally Shot

Police in Ecorse are investigating a deadly shooting that took the life of a 59-year-old man who was riding his bike.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2012

EMs Dispute Claims Of Race Behind Public Act 4

State-appointed emergency managers say fiscal responsibility, not race, is behind Michigan’s Public Act 4.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2012

House explosion in Ecorse. (WWJ:Beth Fisher)

Home Explosion In Ecorse: House Leveled

A house explodes in Ecorse and according to one neighbor the home has totally disintegrated.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2011

Fire At U.S. Steel Power Plant On Zug Island

Firefighters from Ecorse and River Rouge both responded to the fire.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/12/2011