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Police: 102 Thieves, Sex Offenders, Drug Dealers Busted In Monroe Crime Sweep

Authorities in are hailing the success of a recent sweep to take dangerous criminals off the streets or Monroe County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2015

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Police Shoot Man In Face After Stabbing Attack On Grandma At Mobile Home Park

The man allegedly ambushed his 68-year-old grandmother after luring her into the bathroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2015

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Heroin Use Among Young People Spikes Sharply In Southeast Michigan, Across The U.S.

Grim new statistics have been released on the heroin problem plaguing the nation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2015

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Rain Keeps River Raisin Floodwaters High In Monroe County

The River Raisin at Dundee was 1.5 feet over flood stage on Wednesday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2015

Flooding River Raisin(credit: Charlie Langton/WWJ Newsradio 950)

River Raisin Flooding Leaves Roads, Parks Swamped; Post Office Relocated

Amy Valentine, whose yard backs up to the river, said this is the worst she’s seen.

06/30/2015

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Monroe County Teen Dies After Being Hit By Truck While Riding Bike

Police say the 19-year-old was riding his bike in the westbound lanes when he was struck from behind by a pick-up truck.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2015

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2 Oakland County Beaches Still Closed After High E. Coli Levels Detected

Nine beaches were originally closed and they’ve reopened all but Addison Oaks County Park in Leonard and Mercer Beach Park in Walled Lake.

CBS Detroit–06/11/2015

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Monroe County Lifts Warnings For Swimming At 4 Beaches

Earlier this month, the department advised against swimming at the beaches due to high E. coli bacteria levels.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2015

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‘No Swimming’ Advisory Posted Due To E.Coli At Four Lake Erie Beaches

A “no swimming” alert has been posted for four public beaches along Lake Erie due to E. coli concerns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2015

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Regulators Approve DTE’s Plan For Fermi 3, Another Nuclear Plant

Federal regulators have approved DTE Energy’s proposal for a new nuclear power plant in Monroe County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2015

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