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Tornado Touches Down In Portland, Michigan; Goodwill Store ‘Torn Apart’

A Goodwill store lost its roof and other buildings were damaged when a funnel cloud touched down in Portland, Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2015

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Money-Saving Tips For Camping

With warm weather and clear skies, heading out for a camping trip is one of America’s most popular excursions. Here are some of the best money-saving tips while camping.



$43,000 In Cash Found In Coat Donated To Goodwill

It was quite a surprise for a worker at the Goodwill store in Monroe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2014

CHICAGO, IL - MAY 18: Brendan Smith #2 of the Detroit Red Wings shoots against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on May 18, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Red Wings defeated the Blackhawks 4-1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Red Wings Taking Time-Outs For Goodwill Stops

Hockeytown is heading north for training — but some of its citizens are taking time-outs along the way for some community good will.

97.1 The Ticket–09/10/2013

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Woman Accused Of Dumping Mom’s Body Stands Mute In Court

An Oregon woman has been arraigned on charges of improperly disposing of a body after her 89-year-old mother’s corpse was found under blankets and snow behind a southeastern Michigan thrift store.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2013

Woman Charged After Mother’s Body Found Behind Thrift Store

An Oregon woman has been charged with disposing of a body improperly after the corpse of her 89-year-old mother was found behind a Michigan thrift store.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2013

This artist sketch shows the woman whose body was found behind a thrift store in Port Huron Township. Anyone with information on her identity is asked to contact police.

Officials Identify Body Found Outside Thrift Store

Mary Gertrude Grenia, of Salem, Ore., was identified using X-ray comparison from medical records, sheriff’s officials said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2013


Break In Case Of ‘Grandma’s Urn’ Left At Goodwill Store

Michigan State Police may have caught a break in the case on an urn left at a Goodwill store near Flint just before Easter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2011


Box Labeled `Grandma’s Urn’ Left At Goodwill Store

State police are trying to find who left what appear to be a grandmother’s cremated remains in an urn at a Goodwill store near Flint.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2011


Comcast, Goodwill To Recycle E-Waste For Earth Day

Comcast announced Tuesday that, on Thursday, April 21, Goodwill Industries volunteers will work with Comcast employees and their friends and family to collect and dispose of electronic waste in honor of Earth Day April 22, as part of the company’s 10th Comcast Cares Day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2011