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Local Dignitaries, Others, Compete To Eat 20 Feet Of Meat For Charity

It’s a sausage eating contest, Thursday in Ypsilanti.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2014

Fugitive Charges Dropped Against Woman Who Escaped From Prison In 1977

Judy Hayman escaped from an Ypsilanti prison after serving eight months of an 18-to-24-month sentence for stealing clothes from a Detroit store.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2014

EMU To Host 600+ Gamers In Charity Event

More than 600 video gamers from around the country will descend on Eastern Michigan University this weekend for the Midwest’s premier video game competitions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/03/2014

Amtrak train. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

1 Injured As Train Collides With Car On Railroad Tracks In Ypsilanti

Officials say the mother attempted to stop for the train, but part of the car was still on the tracks.

97.1 The Ticket–02/01/2014

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Michigan Growth Capital Symposium Opens Company Applications, Calls For Sponsors

Organizers of the Michigan Growth Capital Symposium are now accepting applications from companies interested in applying to present at the 33rd annual equity event, taking place June 17-18 at the Marriott Resort in Ypsilanti.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2014

The twin sister of Julia Niswender, Jennifer, holds a candle in remembrance of her sister. (WWJ/Kathryn Larson)

“I Just Don’t Look Forward To Birthdays Anymore,” Says Twin Sister Of Murdered EMU Student

Candles were lit for a life cut short, as family and friends gathered to remember EMU student Julia Niswender.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2013

Students attend a vigil on Oct. 24. 2013, at EMU. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

2 Vigils To Mark Anniversary Of EMU Student Death

“We’ve had enough. We just don’t want parents to go through what we’ve gone through.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2013

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Plans Unveiled for 33rd Annual Michigan Growth Capital Symposium

Organizers of the Michigan Growth Capital Symposium Thursday unveiled preliminary plans for the 2014 conference June 17-18.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2013

EMU Student Injured In Gunfire At Apartment

The shooting happened at an apartment complex located across the street from a campus police station.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2013

Family Member Shot During Holiday Gathering, Suspect Still At Large

A disagreement at the family party escalated into a fight — and the 47-year-old victim was shot in the stomach — allegedly by an acquaintance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2013

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