Midland Court Judges Step In After Colleague Announces Halt To All Marriage Ceremonies

Judge Michael D. Carpenter said the court can perform marriages but isn’t required to.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2015

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Dow Chemical Offers Cash To Michigan Residents With Land In Floodplain

The company says property owners would get $10,000, plus $1,000 per acre, for a permanent easement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2015

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Marine From Michigan Dies In Fort Bragg Training

Steven Szymanski, of Midland, Michigan, died around 5 p.m. Tuesday in a “vehicular mishap.” The death remains under investigation.

CBS Detroit–10/26/2014

Tech Earnings: Dow Corning, Rofin-Sinar

Both Midland-based Dow Corning Corp. and Rofin-Sinar Technologies Inc. of Plymouth reported earnings this week for the quarter ended Dec. 31.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2014

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Dow Stock Surges As Company Bounces Back To Profit

Dow Chemical Co. reported fourth quarter net income of $963 million, or 79 cents a share, in the fourth quarter of 2013, compared to a loss of $716 million, or 61 cents a share, in the fourth quarter of 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2014

A screenshot of Map-N-Tour Inc.'s tour map of Detroit's Eastern Market.

Michigan-Built Online Tool Boosts Tourism, Economic Development

A Midland husband-and-wife team of IT and map enthusiasts has combined the two into an online tool that gives users an easy and compelling way to share stories on a map.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2013

A Dow Kokam battery pack

Dow Sells Out Of Battery Subsidiary

Midland’s Dow Chemical Co. said late Friday it had sold its interest in Dow Kokam LLC, a battery maker, to a company created by Maryland-based Townsend Ventures.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/24/2013


8 Michigan Cities To Get Help On Development Projects

Eight Michigan cities have been selected to receive technical assistance with key economic development projects.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2013

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Dow Makes Sochi ’14 Carbon Neutral For Athletes, Media and Spectators

Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) says it’s offsetting the estimated travel-related greenhouse gas emissions of athletes, media and spectators to the 2014 Winter Olympic Games this winter in Sochi, Russia.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2013


RheTech, Eco Bio Plastics Partner For Reinforced Plastics

RheTech Inc. of Whitmore Lake and Eco Bio Plastics Midland Inc. of Midland Monday announced a strategic alliance to use Eco Bio’s patent-protected technology that incorporates ground paper as a reinforcement in plastics.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2013