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Residents Rescued By Boat Following Flood

One neighborhood near downtown Lansing is more like a lake, Thursday, after feet of water flooded the streets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2011

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Red Cross Asks For Assistance This Holiday Weekend

The Southeast Michigan Red Cross responded to a record number of fires this week and it’s stretching them to their limits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2011

In this aerial view photographed Monday May 2, 2011 from the window of a NOAA flight, the path of a tornado can be seen as it made its way through rural section of Alabama between Birmingham and Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Bob Farley)

Local Red Cross Heads To Tornado-Ravaged South

A Red Cross Disaster Relief crew is headed out on a 800-mile drive to Birmingham, Alabama where they’ll join-up with crews from other Red Cross locations nationwide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2011


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CBS Detroit–03/31/2011

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Local Red Cross Aiding Japanese Relief Efforts

Southeast Michigan Disaster Relief Spokeswoman Allison Koenigbauer says their focus right now is on helping the elderly and getting fuel supplies to people in need.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2011

People watch the aftermath of tsunami tidal waves covering a port at Kesennuma in Miyagi Prefecture, northern Japan, after strong earthquakes hit the areaFriday, March 11, 2011. (AP Photo/Keichi Nakane, The Yomiuri Shimbun).

Disaster In Japan: How You Can Help

Metro Detroit is closely watching the aftermath of the overnight earthquake that rocked Japan. And, with a disaster of this size, many are asking “what can I do to help?”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2011

WWJ Photo/Bill Szumanski

Families Left Homeless After Plymouth Apartment Fire

The American Red Cross and Salvation Army are working hand-in-hand to help residents left homeless by a massive early morning fire.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2011

(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Red Cross Sends Out Urgent Appeal

The Southeast Michigan Red Cross is in urgent need of blood donations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2011


SE Mich. Red Cross Needs Blood Donors

It’s the season to give and receive — and the Southeastern Michigan American Red Cross says its also the time when their need is the greatest. And right now, there is a critical need for […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/29/2010

Photo by WWJ's Florence Walton

Hazel Park Family Homeless After Fire

Investigators are working to determine the cause of a Christmas day fire at a Hazel Park home that left a family homeless and injured two firefighters. Preliminary cause points to tree lights or outlet.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/27/2010