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AT&T Enhances Coverage In Metro Detroit

AT&T customers in three metro Detroit counties have enhanced service through a enhancements in the company’s cell sites.

CBS Detroit–05/11/2015


Police: Oakland County Boy Burned By Bonfire, Concocted Tale About Attack

A 911 caller said his friend had been playing in a nearby park when a stranger threw an accelerate on his face.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2015

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Tri-County Seniors Invited To Free Day At Detroit Zoo April 29

Senior Day will feature live music, tram tours, bingo, a senior resource area and zookeeper talks highlighting some of the zoo’s senior animal residents.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2015

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Oakland County Gears Up For $55M In Road Repairs This Year

Drivers in Oakland County can expect to see plenty of orange barrels this summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2015

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Man Arrested In Theft Of Fire Rescue Truck From Station

A 32-year-old Commerce Township man was arrested Friday afternoon when deputies located the missing truck outside Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital’s emergency room — two miles from Commerce Township Fire Station 2.

CBS Detroit–02/28/2015

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Ambulance Stolen In Oakland County, Driven To Hospital; Suspect Being Questioned

Undersheriff Mike McCabe said that the ambulance was stolen from in front of the Commerce Township Fire Department and was later discovered about an hour later at the Huron Valley Hospital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2015

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Detroit Institute Of Arts Offers Free Bus Transportation The Next 3 Weekends

The DIA is encouraging residents in Macomb, Wayne and Oakland counties to check out the museum as part of their free “county days” initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2015

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Oakland County Rolls Out System To Respond To 911 Texts

The text-to-911 service works like any text conversation, with the 911 operator using a web browser to respond within seconds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2015

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2 Women Charged In Connection With Series Of Larcenies In Oakland County

Twenty-nine-year-old Ashley Sandstrom of Lapeer and 42-year-old Velretta Leak of Pontiac entered several stores in Clarkston – stealing wallets from employees in mid-January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2015

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Patterson Talks Property Tax Cuts, Possible Run For 7th Term

Patterson said he wouldn’t bet against running for a seventh term as county executive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2015