CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 10: Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions rushes against Jordan Mills #67 of the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on November 10, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions And Pistons Honor The Troops

How are you celebrating Veterans’ Day?

97.1 The Ticket–11/11/2013

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Drop off Your ‘Treats For Troops’ In Oakland County

Oakland County is once again collecting candy to send to troops from Michigan who are serving abroad

CBS Detroit–10/26/2013

Terrence Hill (credit: Crime Stoppers)

$12K Reward Offered For Tips In Sailor’s Murder

Terrence Hill, Jr., was gunned down in Detroit while home on leave in January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2013 Sets Event To Gather Electronics, Goodies For Troops Overseas

DETROIT — After a successful inaugural venture in December 2011 that resulted in multiple shipments of boxes containing iPods and other asked-for items to soldiers from Michigan based in Afghanistan,, a networking group for […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2012

Michigan Army Medic Dies, Injured In Afghanistan

A 24-year-old Army medic from western Michigan has died from injuries he sustained while serving in Afghanistan.


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Too Much Halloween Candy? Here’s What To Do

Some may say it’s impossible to have too much candy. For the rest of us, here are some options for where to unload it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2012

Vigil Planned For Ex-Marine Held By Iran

The family of Amir Hekmati says the 7 p.m. Tuesday vigil will take place Mott Community College in Flint.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2012

Remains Of Soldier Killed In Afghanistan Back Home

The remains of Army Pfc. Shane Cantu have returned from Afghanistan to Michigan, where his funeral takes place Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2012


Celebrate ‘Navy Week’ With Events In Detroit

At this point in the year 1812, guns were blazing across the Detroit River as the U.S. fought off the British.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2012

Flags Ordered Lowered Friday For Michigan Marine

Gov. Snyder has ordered U.S. flags lowered Friday for a Marine sergeant from Michigan’s northern Lower Peninsula who was killed in Afghanistan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2012