Doug McClure, a retired U.S. Marine from Westland, pans for gold. (credit: Roberta Jasina/WWJ)

Got Gold? Michigan A Literal Goldmine For Prospectors

Grab your boots, the shovel, buckets, and pans — and start sloshing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/03/2015

What Is The Difference Between Co-Insurance And Co-Payments?

Co-insurance and co-payments are different forms of cost sharing between you and your insurance company.


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Stoney Digging For Gold?

Did two Tigers fans catch Stoney picking his nose at Wednesday’s Tigers game?

97.1 The Ticket–08/01/2013

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Best New Books for Summer 2013

Want to know what the best new books of that summer are? Our sister company Simon & Schuster is at it again with a great list of books to get you reading this summer.


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Faygo Launches New ‘Gold’ Ginger Ale Flavor With Chance To Win 24K Gold Bars

What will you find at the end of the Faygo flavor rainbow? Dare it be gold?

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2013

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Detroit History: There’s Gold On That There Peninsula!

Legends survive about the U.P. Gold Rush and the lucky few whose descendants are still getting quietly rich by digging in the right places.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2011


The Name Is Gold… Mr. Gold

There’s a silver lining to this tough economy: the price of gold is on the rise. And the star of Tru TV’s “Hardcore Pawn” knows all about how you can get the most for your gold.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2011


Gold Prices On The Rise

The ongoing budget debate helped send Wall Street to a down day. The Dow fell 88 points Monday, while the NASDAQ composite index was off 16.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2011

Officials Warn Of Gold Investment Scams

It’s a modern-day gold rush. Gold prices have hit all time highs, selling for more than $1,400 an ounce. And, officials say the potential for making some easy money is causing some to fall prey to […]


Stocks Slip As European Protests Worsen Debt Fears

Stocks slipped Wednesday as protests against austerity measures in Europe brought new worries about the region’s financial system.