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Bees blamed for semi-truck rollover on I-94

JACKSON CO., Mich (WLNS) – A driver swatting at bees is what Jackson County Sheriff’s Office investigators say led to a truck accident on I-94. 128 more words


Those affected by heroin addiction share their stories at Jackson High School

JACKSON, MI (WLNS) – On average, one person dies every two weeks from a heroin overdose in Jackson County.

Christopher Risner was a user.

“I definitely have the disease of addiction,” said Risner. 301 more words


Heroin epidemic in focus in Jackson County

JACKSON, Mich (WLNS) – Every two weeks an average of one person dies of an opioid overdose in Jackson County.

That number surprised a number of people at a heroin forum being held today at the Jackson High School library. 183 more words


UPDATE: MSP release name of man killed in Jackson Co. chase crash

JACKSON CO., Mich (WLNS) – The Michigan State Police have released the name of a 19-year-old man who died when his car left the road and struck a tree Monday. 97 more words


Heroin overdoses continue at high rate

JACKSON, MI (WLNS) – Since 1999, heroin deaths in Michigan have increased by nearly 400 percent. In order to try and and curb the problem, Michigan Congressman Tim Walberg (R-MI, 7th District) sponsored 18 bills. 216 more words


One dead after car crash into tree, fire

SUMMIT TWP., MI (WLNS) – One man is dead after a fiery car crash.

It happened around 4:50 p.m. in the 3800 block of Francis St. 153 more words


Vanilla Ice, Nelly to headline Jackson County Fair

JACKSON, Mich (WLNS) – It’s time to stop, collaborate and listen because Vanilla Ice and Nelly are going to headline the Jackson County Fair.

WLNS 6 is pleased to sponsor these great shows beginning at 7 p.m. 92 more words