Haiti

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Weather Reporter’s Life-Changing Journey

In the next few weeks I’ll be leaving on a life-changing journey to El Salvador. It’s not a vacation; it’s a mission trip to aid those in need. Last year I took a similar trip to Haiti. Read about how it impacted my life.

04/02/2014

Brighton Man Accused Of Abusing Haitian Kids Stands Trial

Two Haitian men testified Tuesday that a Michigan man forced them to perform sexual acts on him when they were children living at a residential center for poor children in Haiti’s capital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2013

Actor Sean Penn carries belongings of a shelter camp resident as they are prepared to be relocated to a new camp on April 10, 2010 in Petionville, Haiti. (credit: Lee Celano/Getty Images)

Sean Penn Compares Haiti’s Devastated Capital City To Detroit

As the three-year mark approaches of the devastating earthquake in Haiti that killed, injured and displaced hundreds of thousands of people, actor- activist Sean Penn describes life in the country’s capital city.

12/12/2012

More Charges For Brighton Man In Haiti Child Sex Abuse

The Justice Department is filing more criminal charges against a Brighton man accused of sexual abuse of minors in Haiti.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2011

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Wayne State Researchers Help Determine Haiti Quake’s Effect

Wayne State University researchers happened to be in Haiti before last year’s devastating earthquake, conducting interviews on economics and well-being. Those numbers — and a follow-up since — help show the true extent of devastation to the already impoverished nation.

01/12/2011

GR Firm’s ‘BioSand’ Water Filters Delivered To Haiti

Grand Rapids-based Triple Quest, the international distributor of the Hydraid BioSand water filter, announced the United States Navy’s delivery of 150 Hydraid water filters and a fully equipped mobile medical clinic to cholera-stricken Haiti.  The […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2010

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