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HEROIN BUST IN JACKSON (AUDIO)


LT. DAVID COOK FROM J NET TELLS WKHM THAT HEROIN IS THE DRUG OF CHOICE THESE DAYS, AND IT IS A KILLER.  J NET WITH THE HELP OF THE MSP AND JPD BUSTED A HOUSE THAT THEY WERE VERY FAMILIAR WITH IN THE 200 BLOCK OF S. WEST AVE.  OFFICERS ARRESTED 2 MALES AND A FEMALE FROM THE CITY OF DETROIT AND FOUND ABOUT 10 GRAMS OF HEROIN.

LT. DAVID COOK TOLD WKHM THAT HEROIN IS READILY

EARL POLESKI WITH GOOD NEWS (AUDIO)


STATE REP. EARL POLESKI ON WKHM RECENTLY HAD GOOD NEWS FOR SOME LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL BODIES



SOME LOCAL TOWNSHIPS ARE LIKELY TO GET A CHECK.  NOT A BIG ONE, BUT I'M SURE THEY'LL TAKE IT



SOME DEMOCRATS HAVE BEEN BARKING LATELY ABOUT REPUBLICANS LEAVING LANSING FOR THE SUMMER WITHOUT A ROAD MAINTENANCE PLAN
 

JACKSON CITY UPDATE WITH MAYOR SMITH AND VICE MAYOR DOBIES (AUDIO)


JACKSON MAYOR JASON SMITH TOLD WKHM ON WEDNESDAY THAT ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS WERE MOSTLY BEHIND THE BUMP FOR TRASH HAULERS



WE ASKED THE MAYOR ABOUT THE FUTURE OF "NEVELSON"



VICE MAYOR DEREK DOBIES WAS ALSO LIVE ON WKHM WEDNESDAY...WE ASKED HIM THE SAME "SUMMER NIGHT TREE" QUESTION



DOBIES WAS ON WITH BREAKING NEWS...THE CITY OF JACKSON WAS AWARDED A

GAS PRICES LOWER


AAA MICHIGAN REPORTS THAT GAS PRICES DROPPED FOR THE THIRD WEEK IN A ROW.  MICHIGAN'S CURRENT STATEWIDE AVERAGE IS $3.63 PER GALLON WHICH IS ABOUT $0.03 LOWER THAN LAST WEEK AND ABOUT $0.21 LOWER THAN THAN THIS SAME TIME LAST YEAR.  THE AVERAGE PRICE FOR SELF-SERVE DECREASED ABOUT $0.11 IN METRO DETROIT OVER THE PAST WEEK, WITH THE AVERAGE PRICE IN DETROIT MATCHING

FASTER HORSES FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND


"FASTER HORSES", THE BIG COUNTRY MUSIC EXTRAVAGANZA ROLLS INTO THE MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY, AND SUNDAY.  THE STAGES ARE SET-UP IN PARKING LOTS 8 AND 9 ACCORDING TO MIS PRESIDENT ROGER CURTIS.



THE LINEUP OF COUNTRY MUSIC STARS IS UPRECEDENTED FOR THIS AREA



WHERE DID THE NAME "FASTER HORSES" COME FROM?



FOR MORE INFO VISIT

Officer James Bonneau honor passes the House


The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to honor Jackson police officer James Bonneau who was killed in the line of duty four years ago.  The House passed a bill naming the post office on Michigan Ave after officer Bonneau.  Bonneau was shot in March of 2010 responding to a domestic dispute call.  He was able to radio for help to save the life of Blackman Township officer Darin

HURST PLANETARIUM NEW LASER LIGHT SHOW (AUDIO)


9 DAYS OF INCREDIBLE LASER LIGHT SHOWS MIXED WITH SOME OF YOUR FAVORITE MUSIC, FROM THE BEATLES AND STONES TO LADY GAGA, START JULY 11TH AT THE HURST PLANETARIUM.  MARK REED, RETIRING JPS TEACHER, IS CREDITED WITH KEEPING THE PLANETARIUM UP AND RUNNING OVER MANY YEARS.  HE TOLD WKHM THAT THEY HAVE JUST ACQUIRED AN EXCITING NEW FULL DOME VIDEO SYSTEM THAT THEY HAVE BEEN WORKING TO GET

GREAT DEAL AT JIM WINTER THIS MONTH (AUDIO)


AT THE JIM WINTER AUTO GROUP A GREAT DEAL IS BACK THIS MONTH FOR AREA EDUCATORS AND COACHES.  
VICE PRESIDENT RICH WALICKI...



WALICKI TOLD WKHM, JIM WINTER AUTO IS HIRING IN THEIR BODY SHOP



THE JIM WINTER AUTO GROUP INCLUDES CADILLAC



IF YOU ARE AN AREA TEACHER OR COACH AND QUALIFY FOR THE FREE OIL CHANGE CALL 787-5100

JOB SEEKING ADVICE FROM FLEXIBLE STAFFING (AUDIO)


JOB SEEKING ADVICE FROM LAURA MOBLEY AT FLXIBLE STAFFING....AFTER AN INTERVIEW MAKE SURE YOU FOLLOW UP WITH A THANK-YOU NOTE OR AN EMAIL.  IT COULD MAKE OR BREAK YOUR CHANCE OF BEING HIRED...



FLEXIBLE STAFFING ON WILDWOOD ACROSS FROM JACKSON HIGH   513-6800

JOBS AVAILABLE!!

News Talk 970 Wins MAB Market 3 Station of the Year


Thank you Jackson for once again helping us win this prestigious award!

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The New ESPN 101.9 FM & 1450 AM, Jackson's Sports Authority.  Get all your favorite sporting events and programs on crystal clear FM signal.

SEVERE WEATHER WATCH


SEVERE STORM WATCH
 
THIS IS MICHIGAN AND TORNADOS, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS AND WIND ADVISORIES ARE HERE! JACKSON RESIDENTS CAN STAY TUNED FOR THE MOST UP TO DATE STORM TRACKING INFORMATION AND THE MOST ACCURATE WEATHER FORECAST WITH NEWS TALK 970 AND WIBM 1450 & 101.9FM
 
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