Jackson County

Police Boost Drunken Driving Patrols For Halloween

Police are stepping up patrols aimed at stopping drunk drivers during the week leading up to Halloween.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2012

cell phone tower

Verizon Activates 4G LTE Network In Jackson County

Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation’s largest 4G Long Term Evolution wireless network, is activating its 4G LTE service allowing businesses and residents to tap into the nation’s fastest wireless network for communities in Jackson County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2012

Teenagers Cell Phones Texting

Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network Expanding To Jackson County

Verizon Wireless, owner of America’s largest 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network, is expanding its 4G LTE service to much of Jackson County in the coming weeks, allowing businesses and residents to tap into the nation’s fastest wireless network that now covers 75 percent of the U.S. population in 371 markets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2012


Man, Woman Get Life In Michigan Double Murder

A 34-year-old man and 22-year-old woman have been sentenced to life in prison for murdering two men whose bodies were found in a burning car at a Michigan waterfowl preserve.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2012

Leo Kwaske (Booking Photo)

Man Not Guilty By Reason Of Insanity In Beheading Murder

A Jackson man who authorities said beheaded his 59-year-old neighbor will be placed in a mental institution.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2012

Daniel Ronquillo (Booking Photo)

Man Charged With Torture In Scalding Of Girlfriend’s Children

A 24-year-old man has been charged with torture and first-degree child abuse after two children he was caring for were found with severe hot water burns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2012

Man Charged With Torture After Toddlers Burned

A 24-year-old Jackson County man has been arrested after police say his girlfriend’s two young children were burned by hot water while in his care.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2012

Police: Impaired Drivers Crash Into Each Other

Police in Jackson say two motorists, who were each driving while impaired, lost control of their vehicles and crashed into each other on Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2012

2 Killed, 3 Injured In Jackson County Crash

Two young people are dead following a crash in southern Michigan that sheared off the front end of the car in which they were riding.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2012

Shop Rat

$25,000 Grant To Shop Rat Foundation For Expansion of Skilled Trades Education

When it comes to creating the next generation of American manufacturing experts, it’s all about attracting kids, maintaining their interest, and providing access to advanced manufacturing education for pursuit of careers in the skilled trades.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012