Water Shut-offs in Huron Township

Laura Nawrocik/ CC Residents in Huron Township will be without water much of this week while crews connect a new...

Is There a Plan B, C or D for Road Funding? [Map]

The vote for Proposal 1 takes place Tuesday. The Michigan ballot initiative calls for raising the state’s sales tax from 6...

Southwest Lowriders Ride for Annual Blessing

The Cinco de Mayo parade wasn’t the only event celebrated this past weekend in Southwest Detroit. The 17th annual Blessing of...

Conservative Surgeon Ben Carson Launches Presidential Bid In Detroit

Conservative retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson is jumping into the race for the Republican presidential nomination. Carson told supporters in his...

The Armenian Heritage and the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide

WDET Host Stephen Henderson is joined by University of Michigan-Dearborn Lecturer Ani Kasparian and Principal of Manoogian High School Dr....

Biden Tells Detroit NAACP Baltimore Unrest Must Unite Nation, Not Splinter It

   Vice President Joe Biden says the recent unrest in Baltimore should serve to bring the nation together, not splinter...

Bike to School Day and ACES Day Encourage Healthy Living Among Children

Michigan officials are encouraging students to live a healthy lifestyle this week. A project called “All Children Exercise Simultaneously Day," also...

New Soul Sunday’s Playlist for May 3, 2015

We're running the gamut of soul, funk, hip-hop, and electronica In 30 mins on ‪#‎NewSoulSunday‬, with the help of artists...

Rob Reinhart’s Essential Music: 5-2-15

This week on RREM, a couple Metro Times Blowout artists, Courtney Barnett, Mavis, and sets of old/new/covers from some cool...

Prosecutor Resigns After Baltimore Facebook Rant

   A Wayne County Prosecutor is resigning after posting a controversial message on Facebook condemning protesters in Baltimore.    After...

Michelle Obama Talks Up Higher Education At Wayne State Rally

   First Lady Michelle Obama told a crowd of students in Detroit today that higher education is the key to...

WDET and GPS Distribute 8,000 Books to Kids in Southwest Detroit

  Global Productivity Solutions WDET's vision is an informed and engaged Detroit, and we believe in giving every child a chance...