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Man Arrested After Driving 153 MPH On I-75 Downriver

A young man who drove a little too fast and furious on a Downriver freeway could possibly wind up in jail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/19/2015

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‘Road Gators’ In Michigan: Report Finds Big Rigs Go Faster Than Tires Can Handle

“An 18-wheeler is not a Porsche, and shouldn’t be driven like one.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2015

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Travel On A Budget This Labor Day Weekend

Here are some helpful tips to keep costs down while enjoying a safe and enjoyable trip over the Labor Day weekend.


Jayson Werth keeps hitting. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images) After already hitting Justin Upton in the first inning, Stephen Strasburg threw three wild pitches in the bottom of the second inning against the Braves and was ejected by home-plate umpire.

Are You A Lead Foot?

Also, are you a lead foot? Do you have a poor driving record? How’s your high insurance?

97.1 The Ticket–08/14/2014


Snow, Speed Blamed For High Number Of County Traffic Accidents To Begin The Year

The large number of accidents this winter forced police to regularly close sections of roads, including parts of I-69 and I-475.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2014

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Dearborn Heights Police Stepping Up Patrols After String Of Accidents

They’re watching out for people speeding, running red lights, texting, and just not paying attention to the road.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2013


Bill Would Let Michigan Install Red-Light Cameras

Michigan’s local governments would have the option to put cameras at intersections to spot drivers running red lights under proposed legislation in the state House.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2013

Grand Rapids Police Get License Plate Technology

The Grand Rapids Police Department has a new tool to help keep an eye on motorists in the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2013

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Local Mayor Likes To Get There First

Secretary of State records show Fouts was ticketed in 2010 for driving 75 mph in a 70 mph zone in Troy, and was pulled over in 2009 for going 45 in a 40 mph zone.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2012

Warren Mayor Jim Fouts (credit: City of Warren)

Excessive Speed: Warren Mayor Ticketed – Again

A suburban Detroit mayor appears to have a lead foot when motoring around area streets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2012