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L. Brooks Patterson. (credit: CBS 62)

Michigan Matters: Patterson On Bolger, ‘I Don’t Want To Talk To That B***ard’

This week on Michigan Matters, Detroit PAL has been helping thousands of children playing in sports leagues across our region for years but things have been changing for the organization.

CBS 62–05/10/2013

Kym Worthy. (WWJ Photo/Stephanie Davis)

Prosecutor Sues County In Fight To Stop Criminals From Going Free

Worthy first filed suit against the county to stop a proposed budget cut that would affect her ability prosecute cases.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2013

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Dave Bing Slams Local Media, Says They Have No Love For Motor City

With Detroit’s fiscal woes simmering and threat of an Emergency Manager looming, Mayor Dave Bing said he wishes the local media would stop focusing all of its attention on the negative and show the Motor City some love.

CBS 62–03/01/2013

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Michigan Matters: Dave Bing In Crisis Mode

On “Michigan Matters” this Sunday, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, facing the biggest crisis in the Motor City’s recent history, talks with host Carol Cain.

CBS 62–02/27/2013

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‘Michigan Matters’ Year End Review 2012

Before the New Year begins, take some time to re-visit the hottest issues to strike Michigan in 2012.

CBS 62–12/31/2012

Right-to-work protests in Lansing (credit: WWJ/Ron Dewey)

Michigan Matters: Right To Work Debate

Michigan went from being home of the UAW and stronghold of the labor movement to becoming the 24th state in the union to adopt Right to Work legislation. This week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain talks with one of the architects of the campaign.

CBS 62–12/14/2012

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano. (Credit: WWJ-TV, File)

Ficano: Prosecutor’s Office Cuts Necessary

Final arguments will be made Friday as Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy challenges $7 million in proposed budget cuts.

10/25/2012

Legal Billing Mounts For Wayne County Taxpayers

More taxpayer dollars are needed to defend Wayne County against a lawsuit filed by a former top aid to County Executive Bob Ficano.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/18/2012

Wayne County Sheriff Says New Jail Won’t Be Big Enough

Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon believes the $300 million project was poorly planned.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2012

Ex-Wayne County Official Pleads Guilty To Bribery Charge

Another former Wayne County government official has pleaded guilty to corruption charges as part of a growing federal probe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2012

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