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Michigan Officials Urge Caution To Prevent Spring Wildfires

As the snow melts and spring approaches, Michigan officials are urging caution to prevent wildfires.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2015

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Survey Suggests Michigan Moose Population Down From 2013

The DNR says its latest biennial survey produced an estimate of 323 moose in their primary Michigan range


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Cougar Sighted In UP, Confirmed By DNR [VIDEO]

The 60 second video contains footage from a trail camera that was setup by hunters from Remus who discovered a deer kill site.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015


2014 Michigan Hunting Seasons Among Safest On Record, DNR Reports

Officials said Thursday that last year was the first on record in which no people were killed as a direct result of hunting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2015


Wolf Survey Starts Feb. 16 In Michigan’s Lower Peninsula

“It’s helpful to have as many eyes as possible looking…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2015

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Michigan DNR Offers Deer Hunting Safety Tips

Treat every firearm as if it’s loaded. conservation officers warn.


This trail camera photo of a cougar was taken on public land in western Mackinac County in early November. Another photo was confirmed in Chippewa County in late October.  (credit: Michigan DNR)

2 Cougar Sightings Confirmed In Eastern Upper Peninsula

There are big cats roaming Michigan — at least a few.

CBS Detroit–11/07/2014

Detroiter Ken Betheaw joins a unique demonstration on Belle Isle. (credit: Kathryn Larson/WWJ)

‘Unfairly Targeted’ Belle Isle Bicyclists Are Latest To Complain About Alleged Excessive Policing

Meet the new “Freedom Riders” …

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2014

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Investigation Underway Into Alleged ‘Excessive Policing’ On Belle Isle, Councilwoman Says

Detroit City Council member Brenda Jones has been highly critical of the patrols, calling them a “disgrace.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2014

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Belle Isle Won’t Be Closed To Public For Auto Tech Conference After All, Officials Say

The Belle Isle Park Advisory Committee says it was a miscommunication…

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2014