Mackinac Bridge

An Instagram photo by Andrea Martineau, of Lansing, was randomly selected as the grand prize winner of the Michigan Department of Transportation 2014 Labor Day Mackinac Bridge Walk social media promotion. (Source: MDOT)

‘Grate’ Photo Wins Photographer A Trip To The Top Of The Mackinac Bridge

A picture of a grate on the Mackinac Bridge, looking down to the straits, was selected as the grand prize winner in MDOT’s annual Mackinac Bridge Walk photo contest.

CBS Detroit–09/23/2014

This is the only day during the year that pedestrians can walk across the Mackinac Bridge. (credit:

Get To The Top Of the Mac With MDOT

Participants in the Mackinac Bridge Walk can share memories of the event on social media for a chance to tour the top of the bridge.

CBS Detroit–08/25/2014

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Scuba Diver Uses Wrong Air Tank, Dies In Straits Of Mackinac

The 64-year-old was diving in about 150 feet of water to see the sunken Cedarville vessel east of the Mackinac Bridge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2014

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Raffle Winner To Visit Top Of Mackinac Bridge

It’s your opportunity to win a rare prize: a climb to the top of the Mackinac Bridge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2014

High Winds At Mackinac Bridge Prompt Caution

A wind escort notice was in effect Thursday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2013

This is the only day during the year that pedestrians can walk across the Mackinac Bridge. (credit:

Over 40,000 Expected For 56th Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk

More than 40,000 walkers are expected to participate in this year’s Labor Day bridge walk.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/02/2013

Semi Tips On Mackinac Bridge After Wind Gust

A tractor-trailer tipped on its side on the Mackinac Bridge, prompting officials to close the 5-mile-long span for several hours.


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Larson Electronics’ Magnalight Lights Mighty Mac Bridge Blue

KEMP, Texas — Texas-based Larson Electronics’ Magnalight LEDLB-24E lamps provided the blue light for Michigan’s Mackinac Bridge when NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski drove his No.2 Miller Lite Ford, the ‘Blue Deuce’, across the Michigan landmark. The […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2013

Man Jumps Off Mackinac Bridge During Annual Policy Conference

A man remains hospitalized on Thursday after a jump off the Mackinac Bridge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2013

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Michigan Vigil Looks To Honor Victims Of Sandy Hook Shooting

A caravan of emergency vehicles aiming to honor the victims of the Sandy Hook School shooting made their way to the Mackinac Bridge Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2013