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Best Go-Kart Racing In Detroit

Go-kart racing is quickly becoming a favorite activity for drivers of all skill levels. Whether you’re looking for something fun to do with the family, or you’re searching for serious race competition, these Detroit-area go kart tracks offer something for everyone.

05/11/2012

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Man Who Sent Noose To Mixed-Race Couple Gets Jail Time

A 41-year-old Detroit man has received a three-month sentence after pleading guilty to accusations of mailing a noose and photos of lynchings to a black man and his white wife.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2012

Antoon Huyghe (video screenshot)

80-Year-Old Metro Detroit Man Competes In Bike Race

Antoon Huyghe of Shelby Township is getting up there in age, but he refuses to let it slow him down.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2011

Driver J.W. Meyers in Detroit aheas of the 2011 Detroit APBA Gold Cup Race (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Free Events For Gold Cup Fans This Friday

This Friday more than a dozen boats will be out on the Detroit River warming-up for this weekend’s APBA Gold Cup race.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2011

Lecture hall (istockphoto)

Mich. Ban On Race In College Admissions Illegal

A federal appeals court on Friday struck down Michigan’s ban on the consideration of race and gender when enrolling students at public colleges, saying it burdens minorities and violates the U.S. Constitution.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2011

Analysis: Dems Headed For The Rocks Early On

Michigan Democrats started 2010 with their main candidate for governor withdrawing from the race, donors feeling the pinch of the poor economy and the drag of Gov. Jennifer Granholm’s unpopularity hanging around their necks.

11/07/2010

Bernero Brushes Aside Poll Numbers

Democratic nominee Virg Bernero is brushing aside talk of polls that show him trailing Republican Rick Snyder in the race to become Michigan’s next governor.

11/01/2010

Snyder Tops Bernero In Fundraising

Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Snyder has raised $3.5 million in the past two months, hiking his total to $11.6 million, far outdistancing Democratic rival Virg Bernero.

10/23/2010

Police: Body Parts Belong To St. Clair Man

Michigan State Police have determined that body parts discovered near Lake Huron in 2008 belong to a St. Clair man who disappeared on his way home from the Port Huron-to-Mackinac Island race 11 years ago.

09/18/2010

Poll: Snyder Leads Bernero By 20%

A new poll shows Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Snyder leading Democrat Virg Bernero by 22 percentage points.

08/27/2010

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