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Police Investigate Inmate’s Death At Ypsilanti Women’s Prison

Police are investigating the death of a 25-year-old inmate at the Women’s Huron Valley Correctional Facility in Ypsilanti.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2015

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Recycled Device Had Air Patrol Scrambling After Sending False Distress Signal

Volunteers at the Michigan Civil Air Patrol are standing down after a distress signal that bounced off a satellite took them to an Ypsilanti house — and a false alarm.

CBS Detroit–08/01/2015

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Law Enforcement Seeks To Curb Gang Violence In Ypsilanti

Law enforcement officials in and around Ypsilanti are stepping up efforts to deal with gangs following a recent increase in violence in the area.

CBS Detroit–07/24/2015


Funny Michigan Beer Names From The 2015 Summer Beer Festival In Ypsilanti

Here’s a few of my favorite funny Michigan beer names featured at the 2015 Summer Beer Festival set for Friday and Saturday July 24 and 25 in Ypsilanti, Michigan.


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Body Found In Ypsilanti’s Ford Lake Identified As Tonya Jackson

A medical examiner has confirmed that a body found in Ford Lake in Ypsilanti Township this week has been positively identified as 43-year-old Tonya Jackson.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2015

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Divers Pull Body From Lake Near Where Missing Woman’s Wallet Discovered

A family member of Tonya Jackson’s family says “they’re sure it’s her.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2015

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Construction Worker Killed, Trapped Under Rubble In Floor Collapse

“When we arrived his coworkers were in the process of trying to get him out from underneath a large, extremely large and very heavy first floor collapse,”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2015

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Eastern Michigan University Names Provost Interim President

The board of regents at the Ypsilanti decided Thursday that Kim Schatzel will take over presidential duties when Martin steps down July 7 after seven years in the job.


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Police Searching For Suspect Who Shot Into Home In Ypsilanti

A 43-year-old woman and her 6-year-old son were not injured in the shooting that left bullet holes in the side of the house.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2015

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Best Sledding Hills In Metro Detroit

Middlebelt Hill in Westland and Beverly Hills Village Park in Franklin are a couple of the many great places to take the family for a day of sledding in Detroit. Get ready for some good old fashioned Michigan fun with our favorite sledding hills.

CBS Detroit–02/01/2015