Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons shoots the ball over J.J. Hickson #21 of the Portland Trail Blazers during the game between  the Detroit Pistons and the Portland Trail Blazers. (File Photo by J. Dennis/Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons Look To End 4-Game Road Slide Against Portland

Based on their current play and recent history in Portland, the Detroit Pistons likely won’t have an easy time trying to earn their first victory in March.

97.1 The Ticket–03/16/2013

Greatland Feb. 13

GR’s Greatland Acquires ExpressTaxForms.com, ExpressChecks.com

Grand Rapids-based Greatland Corp. Tuesday announced it has acquired the brands ExpressTaxForms.com and ExpressChecks.com from Portland, Ore.-based Express Internet Companies.com.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2013


MEDC In Deal With Local First

The Michigan Economic Development Corp. has partnered with Local First, a West Michigan economic and community development organization, in a two-year pilot program intended to build a stronger local and regional economy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2013

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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.


Brandon Knight #7 of the Detroit Pistons protects the ball during the game between the Detroit Pistons and the Portland Trail Blazers on November 26, 2012. (Getty Images/Allen Einstein)

Pistons Beat Trail Blazers 108-101

Detroit is 4-3 since dropping its first eight games. The Pistons won for the first time when allowing more than 90 points.

97.1 The Ticket–11/26/2012

Michigan Man Charged In March Death Of Infant

A Portland man has been charged with murder and child abuse in the March death of one of his twin babies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2012

Mt. Hood rises in the background as the town of The Dalles is seen on the Columbia River in Oregon. (Credit: Craig Mitchelldyer/Getty Images)

Mich. Climber Survives 500-Ft. Fall On Oregon’s Mount Hood

A 52-year-old Clarkston man has survived a 500-foot fall on a popular route to the summit of Oregon’s Mount Hood.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2012

Photo courtesy of Chad Ross via the Lansing State Journal.

Arctic Fox Caught Wandering Michigan Community

A friendly arctic fox that either escaped or was turned loose was spotted around a Michigan community for about a week before being captured.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012

Michigan World War II Vet To Get Big Gov’t Check

The Department of Veterans Affairs said it would give World War II veteran Leroy MacKlem disability compensation retroactive to 1950, which comes to about $400K.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2012

KGW-TV photo

Did Suh Lie To Police About His Weekend Car Crash?

Suh told police that he was trying to pass a taxi when he lost control and hit a tree, a light pole, and a water fountain. But one of the women, talking to KGW-TV in Portland, questions his story.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2011