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5th Graders Given Non-Alcoholic Beer At School

A superintendent says a Michigan teacher gave non-alcoholic beer to a classroom of fifth graders as part of a history lesson.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2014

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Detroit-Area Real Estate Market: Inventory Down, Prices Up

It was the same old song for the Detroit area’s residential real estate market in February, according to new numbers from the Farmington Hills-based real estate information company Realcomp II Ltd.: The number of sales is down, but prices are up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2014

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Online Job Postings Jump From A Year Ago, But Down From The Fall

Online postings for job openings in southeast Michigan in 2013 grew more than 112 percent over 2012, according to data released this week by the Workforce Intelligence Network of Southeast Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2014

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2 Killed In Small Plane Crash

The single-engine plane went down Wednesday near Flint.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2013

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More School Districts Cancel Class Due To Doomsday Talk, Potential Threats

School administrators in at least three Michigan counties decided to cancel classes Thursday and Friday because of talk surrounding the shootings in Newtown, Connecticut and rumors connected to the Mayan calendar predicting the end of the world.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2012

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School Districts Cancel Class Due To Doomsday Talk, Potential Threats

School administrators in at least three Michigan counties decided to cancel classes Thursday and Friday because of talk surrounding the shootings in Newtown, Connecticut and rumors connected to the Mayan calendar predicting the end of the world.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2012

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Verizon Expands 4G LTE Network In Michigan

Verizon Wireless Wednesday announced an expansion of its 4G LTE network across Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2012

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Genesee County Warns Against Norovirus

The county has experienced a significant gastroenteritis outbreak recently, health officials said. It spreads easily through places like schools, hospitals, nursing homes and shopping centers.

CBS Detroit–02/21/2012

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Police To Perform Drug Checkpoints On I-96, US-23 In Genessee County

The Genessee County Sheriff’s Department has launched a program of running drug checkpoints on highways around Flint.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2011

Severe Thunderstorms Leave Thousands Without Power

Severe thunderstorms packing high winds that moved across Michigan have left more than 100,000 electric customers without power.

09/22/2010