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Photo credit Dr. John McKenna and the Williamsville School Board
WBEN Newsroom
September 07, 2020 - 5:29 pm
Shake up at Williamsville Central Schools… Martzloff is out, McKenna is in
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SEIU
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WWJ News
September 07, 2020 - 5:08 pm
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services reports 4,464 nursing home staff members in the state have tested positive for the coronavirus since March. 21 have died of the virus.
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WBEN Newsroom
September 07, 2020 - 4:52 pm
New York marks a month of fewer than 1% virus tests positive… “It took the work of all of us to get here”
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Photo credit Naked protesters, wearing "spit hoods" in reference to the killing of Daniel Prude, demonstrate outside Rochester's Public Safety Building in Rochester, N.Y., Monday, Sept. 7, 2020. (Tracy Schuhmacher/Democrat & Chronicle via AP)
WBEN Newsroom
September 07, 2020 - 4:47 pm
Naked protesters demand action after Daniel Prude’s killing… “Last night the world saw the true spirit of Rochester”
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crime scene tape
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WWJ News
September 07, 2020 - 4:27 pm
Police told WWJ a relative of the victims discovered the man and the woman, 74 and 62, dead on the lower level of their home.
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MI GOP Vandalism
Michigan Republican Party
WWJ News
September 07, 2020 - 3:38 pm
The vandals spray-painted “F*** ICE”, “F*** Police,” “Abolish Police” and “F*** 12,” an anti-police slogan.
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Detroit Fire Truck
(Photo: WWJ/Mike Campbell)
WWJ News
September 07, 2020 - 2:31 pm
“When they (firefighters) finally got inside…, they found the bodies of two people. They were burned beyond recognition,” Deputy Fire Commissioner Dave Fornell said.
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lake huron
(photo: WWJ/Marisa Fusinski)
WWJ News
September 07, 2020 - 1:53 pm
The Huron County Sheriff told WWJ the family left from Turnip Rock, in Port Austin in the Thumb Area, in four kayaks tied together.
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WWJ's Voices in the Community profiles aspiring costume designer Claire Mildred
Terri Lee-Sylvester
September 07, 2020 - 10:50 am
In part one of her two-part series, WWJ's Terri Lee spoke with Claire Mildred, an aspiring costume designer, who was selected to participate in the prestigious Television Academy Foundation's Summer Fellowship Program. In part two of her series, Lee introduces us to Brenna Noyes, a 2020 graduate of...
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WWJ's Voices in the Community profiles aspiring costume designer Claire Mildred
Terri Lee-Sylvester
September 07, 2020 - 10:33 am
One of the toughest careers to launch is one in the entertainment industry. But, two students from Michigan are well on their way to successful careers in entertainment after getting a major kick start. The two were selected to the prestigious Television Academy Foundation's Summer Fellowship...
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