Mackinac

Peggy Case, Jim Lively and Liz Kirkwood join "Michigan Matters" host Carol Cain to talk efforts to  protect Michigan's lakes, rivers and streams. (credit: Sydney B./CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters': Protecting Our Most Valuable Resource … Water

Three community acitivists — Peggy Case, Jim Lively and Liz Kirkwood — appeared on “Michigan Matters” and told host Carol Cain their thoughts on how the state is doing in in protecting our rivers, streams and lakes.

06/19/2015

Detroiters anxiously wait for the grand opening of the city's second Meijer store. (Credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ Newsradio 950)

State of Detroit Families – Dispatch From Mackinac, Part III

In Brightmoor, a new Meijer store is a big deal. The store bring close to 300 good jobs to families in Detroit and much more than that.

06/11/2015

Sailboats Mirage, (L), and Blondie race side-by-side at the start of the 250 mile Port Huron-to-Mackinac Island Sailboat Race July 13, 2002 in Port Huron, Michigan.  (Photo by John F. Martin/Getty Images)

Faster Pace Expected For Weekend Race To Mackinac

The forecast is for bigger winds and faster times.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2013

A tour boat speeds past the Grand Hotel (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Mackinac Island: Victorian Charm In Modern Era

It’s free to walk along the streets on Mackiniac Island, where you’ll find shops, churches, museums and other buildings. You’ll also see lots of horses and carriages in lieu of cars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2013

Jeb Bush delivers the keynote address at the Mackinac Policy Conference. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Mackinac Policy Conference Kicks Off With Snyder, Jeb Bush

“City Hall can’t bring back Detroit alone,” Bush said.

CBS Detroit–05/29/2013

mackinac yacht

Webcast Offers First-Ever Close-Up View Of Bell’s Bayview Mackinac Race Start

Technology could bring as many as five million online viewers to the start of the 87th annual Port Huron-to-Mackinac Island boat race, sponsored this year by Bell’s Brewery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2011

Police: Body Parts Belong To St. Clair Man

Michigan State Police have determined that body parts discovered near Lake Huron in 2008 belong to a St. Clair man who disappeared on his way home from the Port Huron-to-Mackinac Island race 11 years ago.

09/18/2010

The Mighty Mac — A Labor of Love For Thousands

Governor Granholm was joined by about 42,000 people making the annual Labor Day trek across the Mackinac Bridge.

09/06/2010

Port Huron to Mackinac Race Winner 07/19

The Natalie J is the winner of the annual Port Huron to Mackinac sailboat race–it’s owned by Phil O’Niel, a Bloomfield Hills dentist. He talked with Greg Bowman and Roberta Jasina this morning.

07/19/2010

Natalie J Wins Sailboat Race

The Natalie J is the winner of the annual Port Huron to Mackinac sailboat race.

07/19/2010

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