File photo of a sewer. (credit: RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Mich. Public Works Employee Retrieves $500 Ring From Sewer

It’s not unusual for the Grand Rapids public works department to get calls about cellphones or keys being flushed down the toilet.


wedding rings

Lost Wedding Ring Found In Flower Bed Years Later

While adjusting an outdoor Christmas decoration on Dec. 26, a Bangor Township woman found a wedding ring, one lost years earlier by the former owner of her home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2012

Phillip Harper, one of seven arrested for carjacking. (DPD Photo)

Arrests Made in Series of Carjackings

Detroit Police Chief Ralph Godbee says the group started out carjacking vehicles for parts, then graduated from there.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2011

Dog Fighting Ring Busted In Monroe County

Authorities in Monroe County say they busted up a dog fighting ring being held in a garage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2011

Downtown Pontiac (file)

Homeless Man Seeks To Return Diamond Ring

A homeless man who lives on the streets around Pontiac is looking for a woman he thinks accidentally gave him a gold ring with small diamonds along with a handful of change.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2011

Bull Rampage Injures Dozens

Regional officials say 40 people were injured when a bull leapt into the packed grandstands of a Spanish bullring and ran amok.