Traffic camera image - 696 at Southfield Rd. (Credit: MDOT)

Southfield Recycling Center Fire Fills Sky With Smoke

Flames were shooting from the Resource Recovery and Recycling Authority of Southwest Oakland County building late Thursday afternoon.


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Smoke Seen For Miles As Detroit Building Burns

WWJ listeners said the smoke could be seen a county away after the fire broke out late Tuesday morning on West McNichols between Southfield Road and Greenfield.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2012

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Smoke Warning In St. Clair County

Officials are asking residents with breathing problems to stay indoors after winds blew heavy smoke from Canada St. Clair County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2011

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Canton Fire Linked To Christmas Lights

Fire investigators have determined a garage fire started because an extension cord was overloaded with several sets of Christmas lights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2011

Wind Pushes Smoke From Minnesota Fire Over Michigan

A smoky odor in parts of northern Michigan may have caused people to think there was a forest fire nearby. In fact, the fire was hundreds of miles away.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2011

Plane Makes Emergency Landing With Smoke In Cockpit

An airliner bound from Grand Rapids to Detroit made an emergency landing after pilots noticed smoke in the cockpit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2011

Death In Dearborn Heights House Fire

A Dearborn Heights resident is dead after a fire broke out in her home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2011

Fire At Troy Office Building

An electrical fire at Troy’s tallest building has forced the Society of Automotive Engineers out of their 16th floor headquarters. The Troy PNC building is located along Big Beaver Road and I-75.