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Winter Storm Dumps Up To 20 Inches Of Snow On Michigan

A strong winter storm has dumped up to 20 inches of snow in parts of northern Michigan — and metro Detroit is expected to see some more on Thursday,

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2013

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Hackers Air Zombie Apocalypse Message On EAS

Two local television stations say hackers broke into their Emergency Alert System with messages warning of a zombie apocalypse.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2013

Accidental Drowning Ruled Cause Of NMU Soccer Player’s Death

Accidental drowning was ruled the cause of death of a Northern Michigan University soccer player who was found unresponsive in a campus pool, according to an autopsy finding released by the school Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2013

Intoxicated Motorist Slams Into Bar’s Bathrooms

A 27-year-old Upper Peninsula man has been jailed after driving into a bar’s bathrooms.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2012

Chandler Whitmer #10 of the Connecticut Huskies throws a pass against the Cincinnati Bearcats during the game at Rentschler Field on December 1, 2012 in East Hartford, Connecticut. (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

7 Schools Leaving Big East

The seven Big East schools that don’t play FBS football have decided to leave the conference and pursue a new basketball framework.

97.1 The Ticket–12/15/2012

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NMU: Player Who Died In Pool Not Seen In Distress

An investigation into the drowning of an 18-year-old freshman on Northern Michigan University’s varsity women’s soccer team confirmed that no one saw or heard her in distress in the water.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2012

UP Ethanol Plant Survives Court Challenge

A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit challenging a proposed ethanol plant in the eastern Upper Peninsula.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2012


MEDC-Backed Projects Bringing $139M Investment, 399 New Jobs To Michigan

The Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced Michigan Strategic Fund approval of three brownfield work plans as well as Michigan Business Development and Community Revitalization program incentives to four companies planning expansions in the state. The projects are expected to generate up to $138.8 million in investments and add 399 new jobs in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2012

The Presque Isle power plant in Marquette. We Energies photo.

We Energies Wolverine In Joint Ownership Of Presque Isle Power Plant

We Energies and Wolverine Power Cooperative announced today that the two companies will pursue joint ownership and the addition of new emission controls at the Presque Isle Power Plant in Marquette.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/27/2012

Biogenic Reagents

‘Biocarbon’ Plant In Marquette Converts Biomass To Carbon Filters

Biogenic Reagents of Minneapolis Monday announced the completion of construction and the start of production at its new $30 million plant in Marquette.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2012