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Macomb Community College-led Group Gets $24.9M Federal Grant For Advanced Manufacturing

Macomb Community College, on behalf of the Michigan Coalition for Advanced Manufacturing (M-CAM), has been awarded a $24.9 million U.S. Department of Labor grant to train workers for advanced manufacturing jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2013

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Man Gets 25 To 50 Years For Torture Of Girlfriend’s Teen

An Michigan man who pleaded guilty to abusing his girlfriend’s teenage son has been sentenced to 25 to 50 years in prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/24/2013

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Michigan Mom Sentenced In Abuse Of Teen Son

A woman who abused her 15-year-old son and kept him inside their home in the Upper Peninsula for four years has received prison time.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2013

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UP Mom Pleads Guilty To Torturing Son

A woman has pleaded guilty to torturing and abusing her son who was kept inside their home in the UP for four years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2013

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Escanaba OKs Bell’s Brewery Plans For UP Plant

Bells Brewery Inc. has received the Escanaba City Council’s approval to buy property for a $2.5M manufacturing plant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2013

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Police: Michigan Teen Tortured, Kept In Attic For Years

“Neighbors were surprised there was a child in the house .. It was shocking to them,” police said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2013

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Merit Network Installs First REACH-3MC II ‘Telecom Hut’ in Escanaba

Merit Network Inc. announced the installation of the first telecommunications hut as part of the REACH-3MC II broadband stimulus project. The hut was successfully deployed on the campus of Bay de Noc Community College.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2012

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UP Teen Gets Prison Time In Cattle Torture

A judge has sentenced a 17-year-old Escanaba boy to 18 months to four years in prison for torturing cattle last summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2012