Jackson

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94-Year-Old Man Killed In Rollover Accident On I-94 Near Jackson

Witnesses said that the vehicle lost control and overturned several times around 11 a.m. before landing on a fence at the bottom of a snowy embankment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2015

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Survey: Half Of Polled Michiganders Support Marijuana Legalization

The figures are higher than those from a survey conducted in September 2013 — rising from 47 percent to 50 percent. Four percent of the 600 people surveyed were undecided.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/12/2015

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Man Charged With Killing Mom On New Year’s Eve

Police say 29-year-old Matthew King told investigators that he killed Kristy King following an argument and put her body in the basement of their home.

CBS Detroit–01/02/2015

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Plans To Bring Minor League Baseball To Jackson Move Ahead

The next step in the project will include looking at possible sites for the stadium. DuBois estimates the total cost of the project at $8 million to $12 million.

97.1 The Ticket–12/11/2014

Baker College Of Jackson Cyber Defense Team Wins State Title, Advances To Regional

Students from Baker College of Jackson won the Michigan Collegiate Cyber Defense competition in Grand Rapids. The 10-member team competed against teams from colleges and universities throughout the state and will represent Michigan at the Midwest regional competition, March 28-29, in Palos Hills, Ill.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2014

The victim is sketched with and without her wig. (credit: Michigan State Police)

Police Ask Public To Help Identify Woman Killed 35 Years Ago

The unidentified victim was found dead in August of 1978, in a garbage bag dumped near I-94/

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/24/2014

The downtown skyline of Jackson, Michigan. Wikimedia Commons photo.

UM Students Now Building Citizen Connection Technology For Jackson

In what the University of Michigan describes as a first-of-its-kind partnership, UM students have begun building information technology tools for the city of Jackson aimed at solving more than a dozen civic challenges identified by city officials.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2014

Solar Power

Consumers Energy Picks 31 Solar Power Projects

Consumers Energy has selected 31 solar-powered projects offered by businesses, homeowners and nonprofit groups across Michigan’s Lower Peninsula to supply renewable energy to customers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2013

CMS Energy-Consumers Energy headquarters in Jackson.

Consumers Energy Provides Free Efficiency Gear To 180 Civic Groups In 2013

Veterans organizations, homeless shelters, food banks and other nonprofit groups throughout Michigan are benefitting from an initiative by Consumers Energy to replace lighting, thermostats and more with money-saving, energy-efficient products.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2013

Prison Officer Aims To Right Wrong In 1893 Death

A Michigan Department of Corrections officer is seeking national recognition for a 19th century prison guard fatally poisoned by an inmate who was pardoned decades later.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2013

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