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Michael Connor Verkerke died after being stabbed at a playground near his home. (credit: Connor Verkerke Memorial/gofundme.com)

Loved Ones Say Goodbye To Boy Killed At Playground

A 9-year-old fatally stabbed at a playground was remembered during a memorial service as a big-hearted and fun-loving boy who was taken much too soon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2014

Michael Connor Verkerke died after being stabbed at a playground near his home. (credit: Connor Verkerke Memorial/gofundme.com)

Memorial Service Set For 9-Year-Old Boy Stabbed By 12-Year-Old At Playground

A memorial service is being planned for a 9-year-old boy who was fatally stabbed at a western Michigan playground.

08/09/2014

Michael Connor Verkerke died after being stabbed at a playground near his home. (credit: Connor Verkerke Memorial/gofundme.com)

9-Year-Old Stabbed At Playground Tells Brother ‘I’ll Always Love You’ In Dying Breath

A 9-year-old boy who died after being repeatedly stabbed while playing with friends spoke about how much he loved his family as he was clinging to life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2014

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12-Year-Old Michigan Boy Charged As Adult In Fatal Stabbing Of 9-Year-Old

The giggles associated with a playground vanished in the screams of a 9-year-old boy, who police said was repeatedly stabbed in the back by a 12-year-old.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2014

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9-Year-Old Boy Dies After Being Stabbed By 12-Year-Old Boy At Playground

“I gave him my phone and I heard him tell the 911 operator, ‘I just stabbed someone. Come and get me. I want to die.’ It was just a sad situation.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2014

Man Convicted Of Killing Elderly Michigan Couple

David and Vivian Bouwman were shot in their Kentwood home in January 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2014

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Three Companies To Invest $24M, Add 403 Jobs In Michigan

The Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced approval of Michigan Business Development Program incentives to three companies planning expansions in the state. The projects are expected to generate up to $24 million in investments and add 403 new jobs in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2013

Good Samaritan Killed After Stopping To Help At Crash

Authorities say a good Samaritan who stopped to help after a two-vehicle crash in West Michigan was struck and killed by one of the vehicles involved.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2013

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Two $1M Powerball Tickets Sold In Michigan

At least two people in Michigan now have a lot of holiday cash, and some to spare.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2012

From left, Chris Foster, Leah Bauer and Preston Purdue.  (PRNewsFoto/Autocam)

Autocam Provides Three Full-Tuition Engineering Scholarships At GVSU

Autocam Corp., a precision manufacturer for both the automotive and medical industries, announced the three student recipients of the Autocam Engineering Scholarship during an award presentation at Grand Valley State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2012

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