Lapeer County

School Districts Cancel Class Due To Doomsday Talk, Potential Threats

School administrators in at least three Michigan counties decided to cancel classes Thursday and Friday because of talk surrounding the shootings in Newtown, Connecticut and rumors connected to the Mayan calendar predicting the end of the world.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2012

Authorities: Paraplegic Man Dies In Van Fire

Authorities say a paraplegic man has died after being trapped inside his van when it caught fire in Lapeer County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2012

cell phone tower

Verizon Expands 4G LTE Network In Michigan

Verizon Wireless Wednesday announced an expansion of its 4G LTE network across Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2012

Brothers’ Business Deal Ends In Murder-Suicide

An alleged disagreement over a business deal turned deadly for two brothers in Dryden Township

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2012

Edmund Proulx. (Booking Photo)

Man Wanted On Child Abuse Charge, Arrested For Reportedly Stealing Assault Rifle

A Lapeer County man wanted on child abuse charges has been charged in a separate crime in Orion Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2012

Lapeer, St. Clair County Sex Offender Sweep Nabs 11

Port Huron police say they joined federal, state and local authorities in a two-county sweep to verify the registration of 750 sex offenders.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2012

Darrell Stallard (credit: Michigan Department of Corrections)

Prisoner Escapes Work Detail In Lapeer

Local schools were on alert Tuesday as authorities searched for a parole absconder from the Thumb Correctional Facility.


Funnel cloud near Ida (credit: Jeremiah Alexander)

3 Tornadoes Confirmed In Michigan

The National Weather Service has confirmed three tornadoes touched down in southeast Michigan on Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2012

Damage to homes in Dexter caused by a tornado. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Over 100 Homes Damaged As Tornadoes Rip Through Michigan

More than 100 homes were damaged in the aftermath of three reported tornadoes that ripped through Washtenaw, Monroe and Lapeer counties Thursday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2012

Lara Stutz (credit: Facebook)

Local Attorney Dies In Apparent Murder-Suicide

A partner in a Lapeer County law firm and her husband are dead in what police say may be a murder-suicide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2011