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Man, Teen Plead Guilty In Fatal Beating Of Homeless Flint Veteran

Two people have pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and torture in the slaying of a 57-year-old homeless veteran in Flint two years ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2015

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Police Get Help From TV Show To Test Unprocessed Rape Kits

Unprocessed sexual assault kits discovered in a Flint police department evidence room are being examined with help from a TV show, police said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2015

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Flint Says Water Quality Improving Based On Upgrades, Fixes

Flint officials say the quality of its troubled municipal water supply has been improving with additional testing, better treatment, system repairs and other fixes.

CBS Detroit–03/28/2015

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Flint Wants To Reconnect To Detroit Water Supply

Residents have complained about water quality since the city switched to using the Flint River last April.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2015

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Flint’s Ontario Hockey League Team To Be Called ‘Firebirds’

It’s a nod to the resilience of the city’s residents, officials say.

97.1 The Ticket–03/16/2015

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Flint Adjusting Bus Routes To Ease Access To Fresh Food As Meijer, Kroger Move Out

Public transit officials in Flint plan to adjust bus routes to ensure that residents have easier access to fresh food following the planned shutdown of some big grocery stores in the area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2015

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Anti-Theft Effort Includes Online Reporting For Pawn Shops

“We have simply placed the pawn slips in boxes, unopened and stored away. I cannot imagine what we have missed in stolen evidence and persons who commit burglary on a regular basis.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2015

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Hospital Sees Discrimination Suits From Black, White Workers

A Flint hospital is facing racial discrimination lawsuits from both black and white former workers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2015

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Lawsuit: Utility Worker Offered Discounted Water Rates In Exchange For Sex

The woman, who isn’t identified in the lawsuit, says the man sexually harassed, stalked and intimidated her.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2015

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High Levels Of Disinfectant Byproduct Found In Flint’s Drinking Water A Thing Of The Past?

Flint’s system last month was in violation of the Safe Drinking Water Act because of high levels of a disinfectant byproduct.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2015

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