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GoFundMe: Canton Man Who Lost 400 Lbs. Needs Surgery To Remove 40 Lbs. Of Excess Skin

Brian Flemming used to weigh 625 pounds and drank a fifth of vodka every night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2015

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Bills Would Codify Emergency Rules For Charity Poker Rooms

New legislation would let charitable gambling events continue in Michigan once emergency rules expire this summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2015

Pedro and Steven Montanez.(Family Photo)

Fundraisers To Be Held For Family Of Father, Son Killed In Crash

Support continues to pour in for the family of a New Hudson man and his 9-year-old son who were both killed last week in an early morning accident along Pontiac Trail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2015

In this handout image provided by NASA,  February 26, 2011 in Space. Discovery, on its 39th and final flight, is carrying the Italian-built Permanent Multipurpose Module (PMM), Express Logistics Carrier 4 (ELC4) and Robonaut 2, the first humanoid robot in space to the International Space Station. (credit: NASA via Getty Images) FILE

Space Camp Online Fundraiser Honors Late Metro Detroit Man

“Every donation will be made in Daniel’s name, ensuring a small part of him goes too.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

Water soaked trash at the curb lines the street for pick-up. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

Concert To Raise Money For Warren Flood Victims

“Some of these families are totally devastated, emotionally devastated…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2014

L-R)   Jimmy Powers (97.1 The Ticket), Linda Porter (Ronald McDonald House of Detroit), Laura Fenlon (Jon's mom), Joan Matthews (volunteer for the Foundation) Matt Romkey (Beaumont Hospital) Jesse Weaver (Foundation V.P.), and Mike Fenlon (Jon's dad)  with check donated by the Jon Fenlon Foundation to  97.1 The Ticket/Beaumont Hospital Student Heart Check Program. (WWJ/Deborah Spatafora)

Jon Fenlon Foundation Raises Thousands For Student Heart Check Program

The 2014 Jon Fenlon Foundation Golf Outing raised thousands of dollars, of which, $5,200 will benefit the 97. 1 The Ticket Student Heart Check Program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2014

Pictured are UCS drum majors: Eisenhower Kendra Sachs, Mackenzie Olbrys, Paul Mattingly, Maddi Fugate, Bronte Spondike;
Henry Ford II- Samantha Schabel, Brandon Christmann, Justin Ponke, Dylan Garon;Utica - Jason Miller, Ashley Kerr; Stevenson - Nick Tedesco, Madison Rose, Joshua Mathews

Local Marching Bands Come Together To Raise Money For Music Education

“We start off the evening with a mass band performance of the national anthem, and that really is an awesome, awesome sound…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2014

John Bieniewicz (credit: johnbieniewiczfoundation.org)

Fundraiser Planned For Family Of Slain Soccer Ref John Bieniewicz

A fundraiser is planned for the family of a Detroit-area referee who died after being punched by a player during a recreational soccer game this summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2014

Beaumont Children's Hospital's Matt Romkey stops by the CBS Detroit studios with treats. (credit: Ed Cardenas/WWJ)

Dairy Queen’s ‘Miracle Treat Day’ Supports Hospitalized Kids

Metro Detroit has been hit with a rare summer blizzard!

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2014

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Fundraiser Planned For Family Of St. Clair Shores Teen Killed In Crash

Family and friends of a St. Clair Shores teen killed in an accident over the weekend will host a fundraiser this weekend to raise money for funeral expenses.

CBS Detroit–07/28/2014

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