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Saginaw County

Police Throwing A Flag On Drunken Drivers This Super Bowl Weekend

Michigan State Police are reminding motorists to make the right call by designating a sober driver before kick off if their Super Bowl celebration includes alcohol.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2013

Woman Killed After Deer Crashes Through Windshield

State police say a deer hit by a vehicle crashed through the windshield of another car in Saginaw County, killing a woman and leaving her husband in critical condition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2012

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Helium Shortage Deflates Saginaw Balloon Release

A helium shortage is being blamed for deflating plans for an annual balloon release in Saginaw County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2012

Gunshots Blamed For Power Outage

A utility says gunshots fired at power poles are to blame for an electrical outage affecting hundreds of customers in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2012

Lonnie Houston (Booking Photo)

Man Found Dead In Burning Car Was Ex-Con

Authorities say a charred body found in the back seat of a burning car on the banks of the Saginaw River belonged to a 27-year-old ex-con, and they’ve arrested three suspects in the killing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2011

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Saginaw County Elementary School Students Honor Fallen Soldier

Kids from pre-kindergarten through eighth grade at Bethlehem Lutheran collected pennies in jars to pay for a bronze plaque honoring a soldier killed in Afghanistan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2011

Solar panels (credit: Wikimedia)

Customer Solar Projects in Kent, Saginaw and Jackson Counties Selected

Customer-initiated solar projects in Kent, Saginaw and Jackson counties have been selected as participants in the next phase of Consumers Energy’s Experimental Advanced Renewable Program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2011

Solar panels (credit: Wikimedia)

Saginaw Breaking Ground For Solar Tech Park

Thomas Township, the Economic Development Corp. of Saginaw County and Saginaw Future Inc. will hold a groundbreaking of the new of the new Great Lakes Solar Technology Park on Friday, Nov. 11 from 10:45 to 11 a.m.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2011

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Deputies Flee, Then Shoot Charging Wild Pig

Authorities in Michigan were forced to shoot and kill a 300-pound wild pig outside a home about 90 miles northwest of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2011

Charges Coming In State Trooper’s Death

The Saginaw County Sheriff’s office plans to charge a 23-year-old man in the death of Michigan State Trooper Jeffrey Werda.