A DTE crew is seen on a property where a man was electrocuted by a downed power line. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

Thousands Left In The Dark As Power Outage Hits Detroit Area

DTE Energy is reporting a power outage in the city of Detroit that is effecting roughly 5,000 home and business owners.

CBS Detroit–07/28/2015

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Beat The Heat At Metro Detroit Cooling Centers

When the summer heat reaches extreme temperatures, it’s critical to take steps to keep cool and prevent heat illness.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2015

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Get Ready For A Heat Wave: 90-Degree Temps Expected This Weekend In Metro Detroit

It’s been two years since we’ve experienced consecutive 90-degree days — but that’s about to change.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2015

Crews work to restore power to customers. (credit: WWJ, File)

DTE Crews Continue To Restore Power To Thousands Left In Dark By Storm

The utility’s crews are continuing to make repairs around-the-clock, but there’s no timetable yet on when power will be restored.

CBS Detroit–06/28/2015

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Michigan’s Cherry Crop Might Be The Pits This Year

Michigan’s cherry crop is expected to be down this year following freezing temperatures in May.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2015

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Officials: More Than 50 Homes Damaged By Portland Tornado

A mother and two small children were rescued from a collapsed Goodwill store and two others were helped from a damaged pharmacy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2015

Tornado damage in Manchester. (credit: Charlie Langton/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Multiple Tornadoes Touch Down In Michigan; Power Outages, Damage Widespread

It was a wild night of weather in Michigan with thunderous storms and at least three confirmed tornadoes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2015

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Pleasant Summer, Mild Winter Round Out Optimistic Extended Forecast For Metro Detroit

It’s been a wet, soggy spring, but — if forecasts are correct — metro Detroiters have some much more welcome weather to look forward to.

CBS Detroit–06/19/2015

Edsel Ford High School (WWJ Photo/Matt Roush)

Weather Service Confirms Tornado Touchdown In Mid-Michigan

The National Weather Service confirms a tornado touched down earlier this week as severe thunderstorms storms moved across Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2015

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Flash Flood Watch In Effect With Torrential Rainfall In The Forecast

The National Weather Service is warning that Monday’s strong storms will produce torrential rainfall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2015