Detroit Media Collaborate to Investigate School Board Candidates

Jake Neher/WDET There are 63 candidates for the school board of the newly created Detroit Public Schools Community District. That’s...

Fox 2: More Than Half of Detroit School Board Candidates Have Money Problems

Search the School Board Candidates   Stories from Collaboration Partners: WDET: Detroit Media Collaborate to Investigate School Board Candidates  Fox 2: More...

DWSD Searches for Lead Pipes

The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department is looking for lead service lines throughout the city. Quinn Klinefelter/WDET Since Flint’s Water...

Detroit Free Press: Detroit school board candidates: Many foreclosures, bankruptcies, lawsuits

NOTE: This story is a collaboration among reporters Jennifer Dixon, Kristi Tanner, John Wisely and Ann Zaniewski of the Detroit...

Study: Most Pick Up Truck Headlights Operate Poorly

Bre'Anna Tinsley/ WDET Most pick-up truck headlights are performing poorly. That’s according to tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for...

Southeast Michigan’s Transit Future Will be Decided at Polls

Laura Herberg / WDET At 8 a.m. on a recent weekday, a handful of folks wait in Detroit’s Midtown area...

Michigan’s 14th Congressional District

Graphic by Melissa Mason The Democratic incumbent, Rep. Brenda Lawrence, and Republican Howard Klausner are joined on the ballot by Libertarian...

Bats are Mammals Too!

There is a mammal that gets extra attention this time of year...bats! Over the decades bats have become a scary symbol...

Canadians Question Safety of Ambassador Bridge; Tell U.S. to Take More Responsibility

The government of Canada recently forced the owners of the 88-year old Ambassador Bridge to make safety improvements. Transport Canada...

Macomb County Appoints New Roads Director

Bre'Anna Tinsley/ WDET Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel has appointed a new director of the Macomb County Department of Roads. ...

Know Your Candidates: Dr. Howard Klausner

Klausner for Congress Dr. Howard Klausner is the Republican candidate running against Rep. Brenda Lawrence (D-Southfield). He is an emergency...

14th District Could Be an Easy Win for Brenda Lawrence

The two major party candidates have taken different approaches in their campaign efforts aimed at the Nov. 8 election in...