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Nov 20, 2014, 12:26 ET

America's Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van Only on WDIV-TV Local 4 - Thursday, Nov. 27 at 9 a.m.

WDIV-TV Local 4 is the official television station of America's Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van. The annual live broadcast from...

May 27, 2014, 23:15 ET

Exclusive New WDIV/The Detroit News Poll: Gary Peters leads Terri Lynn Land; Gov. Snyder ahead of Mark Schauer

 Democratic congressman Gary Peters leads Republican candidate Terri Lynn Land by slight margin of 4.3% according to a WDIV-Local 4/The Detroit...

Jan 30, 2014, 09:45 ET
Chuck Gaidica, WDIV-TV Local 4.  (PRNewsFoto/WDIV-Local 4)

Chuck Gaidica To Step Down As Chief Weathercaster On WDIV-Local 4

 Chuck Gaidica will step down as the Director of Meteorology after 27 years at WDIV-Local 4. This change will occur in August of 2014. (...

Jul 11, 2013, 16:34 ET

Evrod Cassimy Joins WDIV-TV Local 4 as Morning Anchor

WDIV-TV Local 4 today announced that Evrod Cassimy will join the newly named morning newscast, Local 4 News Today, beginning Aug. 12.  Cassimy...

Apr 15, 2013, 12:53 ET

WDIV-TV Local 4 Presents Michigan School Expo April 20 From Noon-6pm At Oakland Mall

From pre-school to post-grad, local education providers will join together at the 2013 Michigan School Expo on Saturday, April 20, from Noon until...

Mar 20, 2013, 13:54 ET

The Education Nation On-The-Road tour kicks off in Detroit! March 22-29

 Education Nation is a partnership between WDIV-Local 4 and NBC to bring local leaders and educators together to discuss critical education...

Jan 24, 2013, 17:05 ET

WDIV Local 4 Announces "Ellen" To Move to 3 p.m. As Part Of A New Daytime Lineup

 There will be more laughs in the afternoon starting Monday, February 4th when The Ellen DeGeneres Show moves to 3 p.m.  WDIV has...

Nov 16, 2012, 13:40 ET

Local 4 Is Proud To Be The Official Station Of America's Thanksgiving Parade!

Local 4 invites you to celebrate the spirit of the season with the 86th America's Thanksgiving Parade live from Woodward Avenue.  WDIV-TV...

Sep 19, 2012, 23:20 ET

WDIV-TV and The Detroit News Exclusive Poll: Lead Grows to Double Digits for Democrats in Race for Michigan

 A new exclusive WDIV Local 4 and The Detroit News poll reveals that President Barack Obama now holds a 52.0% to 38.0% lead...

Nov 16, 2000, 00:00 ET

WDIV Local 4 Takes America's Thanksgiving Parade Around the World

DETROIT, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit's time honored tradition, America's Thanksgiving Parade, is going global this year. The sights and...