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Wayne County

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Wayne County Dedicates First Responders Memorial

A seven-panel, black wall bears the names of 401 fallen first responders, most of them from Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2013

Feds Decide Detroit Jails Are Too Awful, Move Prisoners Elsewhere

The U.S. Marshals Service is moving about 200 federal prisoners out of Wayne County’s two downtown Detroit jails, which have poor building conditions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2013

1-Person Grand Jury To Look At Failed Jail Project

One person will have the say as to whether there was criminal activity over the $91 million cost overrun of the Wayne County Jail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2013

Body Found In 1986 Identified As Missing Woman

Authorities say they’ve identified a body that was found in 1986 in Monroe County as that of a missing metro Detroit woman.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2013

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Tri-County Seniors Invited To Free Day At Detroit Zoo On Sept. 4

Senior citizens living in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties are invited to enjoy a day at the Detroit Zoo on Senior Day, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2013

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$96,000 Pension For 8 Years Of Work

Former Wayne County Chief of Staff for Robert Ficano to get an annual pension of $96,000 for just over 8 years of work.

97.1 The Ticket–08/27/2013

Online Tax Sale

Wayne County Treasurer’s Office Begins Online Tax-Defaulted Property Sales

In one of the largest sales of its kind, the Wayne County Treasurer has announced the opening of its annual online tax-defaulted property auction website.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2013

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano (Credit: WWJ  Newsradio 950) FILE

Ficano Tries To Explain Wayne County Jail Debacle

The unfinished downtown Wayne County Jail is in limbo.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2013

Kym Worthy. (File Photo -Credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Charges Announced In Series Of Child Deaths

Seven people have been charged in the deaths or injury of five young children across Wayne County.

08/01/2013

Detroit Metropolitan Airport

Aerotropolis Effort Rebrands As ‘VantagePort,’ Hires CEO

Forget Aerotropolis. Instead, the effort to create a transportation, logistics and manufacturing hub around Detroit Metropolitan and Willow Run airports is being rebranded as VantagePort.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2013

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