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Kathryn Ronk (Booking photo)

Oakland County Spanish Teacher Accused Of Sex With Student Sentenced To Prison

Kathryn Ronk, 30, appeared stunned as she was led by deputies from the courtroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2015

China the dog has been missing since Tuesday, Feb. 3. (Credit: Finding China/Facebook)

Community Rallies To Find Scared, Lost Dog Last Spotted In Madison Heights

For the past 10 days, dozens of volunteers have been casing the area, passing out fliers and trekking through woods — looking for any signs of China.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2015


Best Sledding Hills In Metro Detroit

Middlebelt Hill in Westland and Beverly Hills Village Park in Franklin are a couple of the many great places to take the family for a day of sledding in Detroit. Get ready for some good old fashioned Michigan fun with our favorite sledding hills.

CBS Detroit–02/01/2015

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School Psychologist Loses Appeal Over Pension

Irla, 64, of Royal Oak said he didn’t know about the restriction and even reported his mistake to the state. He was hired by a private agency, Therapy Solutions Unlimited, to work at charter schools during the 2010-11 school year.

CBS Detroit–01/02/2015


Oakland University Student Was Drunk When Pickup Plunged From Unfinished Overpass

A 21-year-old Oakland University senior was legally drunk when he drove a pickup off a freeway overpass north of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2014

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Family, Friends Write Letters To Remember Student Who Drove Off Unfinished Bridge

Family and close friends of Cody Petzold — the man who drove through a construction barricade and over an unfinished bridge in Madison Heights — are asking anyone who knew him to write letters as a way to say goodbye.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/27/2014

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Man Dies After Driving Through Construction Barricade, Off Unfinished Overpass

According to police, the pickup entered I-75 from the closed ramp and drove through an additional barricade on the freeway into the section of the bridge that was under construction.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/26/2014

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Garbage Truck Hits I-75 Underpass, Sending Concrete Crashing Down

Traffic came screeching to a halt Monday in Madison Heights when a garbage truck hit an underpass

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2014

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2 Hospitalized After Rollover Accident On 14 Mile Road

Police say an early morning rollover crash sent two people to the hospital, one of whom had to be extracted from their vehicle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2014

Singer/songwriter Taylor Swift attends the 49th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Metro Detroit Teen Loses Battle With Cancer One Year After Meeting Country Superstar

After a social media campaign, the Lamphere High school senior was able to meet Taylor Swift last year.