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Dexter Tornado Sparks Reminder For Severe Weather Safety

It was just a year ago that Dexter experienced a tornado and emergency officials had to get the word out and deal with the extensive damage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2013

Holiday Volunteer Opportunities In Metro Detroit

Think you can’t help because you don’t have money to spare? That’s OK — you can give your time. And in some cases, that’s an even more valuable gift.

CBS Detroit–11/19/2012

Debris from Superstorm Sandy is seen on a beach November 8, 2012 in Long Branch, New Jersey. Meanwhile a nor'easter storm plunged temperatures to below freezing, bringing more misery to many residents throughout New York and New Jersey still without power. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Area Big Boy Helps Out With Hurricane Sandy Relief

Ann Arbor Big Boy owner Abdoul Karkoukli will donate 10 percent of the sales to help the Hurricane Sandy victims.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2012

Governor Chris Christie and President Barack Obama (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sandy: The Match-Maker Of All Match-Makers

As odd as it seems, President Barack Obama and Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey are in the midst of a marvelous “bromance”.

11/01/2012

A neighborhood destroyed by Hurricane Sandy (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sandy Reminds Us Of The Need For FEMA And That Romney Would Shut It Down

Romney was asked at a presidential debate whether FEMA should be shut down in light of the deficit. Romney replied that FEMA should “absolutely” be shut down. He was asked specifically if that included disaster relief. He replied that it was “immoral” to provide such relief in the face of “larger debts”, emphasizing that “it makes no sense at all” to have such programs.

10/30/2012

WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell

Michigan Red Cross Sends Aid To New Jersey Area

The Southeastern Michigan Red Cross has sent help to the East coast and more could be on the way as downgraded Sandy makes its way inland.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2012

Michigan Red Cross Heads To Florida For Tropical Storm Isaac

Local volunteers will work in shelter operations, facilities and health services.

CBS Detroit–08/23/2012

American Red Cross Workers In Mich End Strike

More than 200 American Red Cross workers in Michigan who went on strike in March in a dispute related to contract negotiations are expected back at work.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2012

(Credit: Alfredo Estrella/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Red Cross Leader Gets Letter From President Obama

For nearly 40 years, one man has stood at the helm of the Southeast Michigan Red Cross. But now their leader is stepping down and being bestowed the highest honor imaginable – a letter from the White House.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2012

Red Cross: How To Have A Safe Memorial Day Weekend

As we head into Memorial Day there are many things to remember, packing, grilling and heading to the pool. But, it is also important to remember to be safe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2012

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