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23 May, 2016, 11:50 ET Jason Carr joining WDIV-Local 4/ClickOnDetroit as Digital Anchor

Jason Carr has been named digital anchor and reporter for WDIV-Local4/ClickOnDetroit.  Along with his online duties, Carr will be joining the...


27 Nov, 2013, 16:48 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 Sweeps to Victory In November

 With one day left to go in the November 2013 Nielsen rating period, WDIV-TV Local 4 is on the brink of scoring first place finishes in key...


21 Nov, 2013, 13:04 ET America's Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van can be seen only on WDIV-TV Local 4, Thursday, Nov. 28 at 9 a.m.

 WDIV-TV Local 4 is the official television station of the 87th America's Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van. The annual broadcast, live...


08 Aug, 2013, 13:14 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 Launches New Show "Live in the D"

WDIV-TV Local 4, Detroit's top-rated television station, launches a new hour-long news and talk program called "Live in the D" debuting Monday,...


01 Jul, 2013, 13:41 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 Launches New Show "Live in the D"

 WDIV-TV Local 4, Detroit's top-rated television station, announces a new hour-long news and talk program called "Live in the D" scheduled to...


19 Jun, 2013, 12:31 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 and The Parade Company count down to The Ford Fireworks presented by Target - Live Broadcast Monday, June 24, 8 p.m.

 Local 4 News anchors Carmen Harlan, Devin Scillian and Chuck Gaidica host this three-hour primetime special, live on Local 4, from an...


17 May, 2013, 16:53 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 Wants Vocalists To Audition For Fireworks Super Singer Contest

 Anyone who dreams of performing in front of an audience of hundreds of thousands won't want to miss the online auditions for Local 4's Super...


13 May, 2013, 12:41 ET "Wake Up With Local 4" App Now Available For Download

WDIV-TV Local 4 announces a new app to help metro Detroiters start their day with the latest news, weather, traffic and more.  The "Wake Up...


19 Mar, 2013, 15:16 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 News Honored With MAB Awards For Best Newscast, Weather Coverage, and Community Involvement

WDIV-TV Local 4 is proud to be honored for broadcasting excellence in the categories of Newscast, Weathercast and Community Involvement by the...


14 Jan, 2013, 14:31 ET Livestream Video of New Vehicle Unveilings Featured on NAIAS Official Auto Show App Powered by WDIV-TV / ClickOnDetroit.com

 As over 50 new vehicles and concept cars are being unveiled at the 2013 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) today and tomorrow in...


07 Jan, 2013, 15:42 ET WDIV-TV Names Jamie Kaye Walters Director of Creative Services and Programming

 Jamie Kaye Walters has been named Creative Services and Programming Director for WDIV-TV/Local 4.  In this newly created role, she will...


21 Nov, 2012, 16:49 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 Sweeps to Victory In November 2012

 WDIV-TV Local 4 News is the top-rated newscast at 4 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. with one day left to go in the November 2012 Nielsen...


10 Oct, 2012, 23:15 ET WDIV-TV and The Detroit News Exclusive Poll: Democratic Gains Erased in Race for White House

 A new exclusive WDIV Local 4 and The Detroit News poll reveals that President Barack Obama now holds a 6.7% lead over Mitt Romney among likely...


06 Sep, 2012, 08:38 ET Local 4 News and ClickOnDetroit.com Launch Free App for Tracking "Kwame Kilpatrick On Trial" News Updates

 Continuing the commitment to providing the best, most complete news coverage "On air, On Line and On the Go," WDIV-TV Local 4 News and...


24 May, 2012, 18:51 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 News Wins In May Ratings

 WDIV-TV Local 4 News finished #1 at 4 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. in the May 2012 Nielsen ratings period in the Detroit television...


26 Apr, 2012, 14:25 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 Presents Michigan School Expo April 28 - 29 From 12pm-6pm At Oakland Mall

 From pre-school to post-grad, local education providers will join together at the 2012 Michigan School Expo on Saturday, April 28, and Sunday...


01 Mar, 2012, 18:38 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 Is Detroit's #1 Station in February Ratings

 WDIV-TV Local 4 is the #1 station, winning the February 2012 Nielsen ratings period in the Detroit television market from sign on to sign off...


15 Feb, 2012, 23:00 ET WDIV-TV and The Detroit News Exclusive Poll: Rick Santorum Rolls into Michigan with Slim Lead in Mitt Romney's Home State

 National observers have decried that the race for the White House begins in Michigan.  Now, an exclusive WDIV Local 4 and The...


23 Nov, 2011, 16:00 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 News Wins in November Ratings

 WDIV-TV Local 4 News is #1 at 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. with one day remaining in the November 2011 Nielsen ratings period in the...


13 Sep, 2011, 17:00 ET Mitch Albom Teams With WDIV-TV Local 4 To Launch "The Heart of Detroit"

WDIV-TV Local 4 is proud to announce a new partnership with Mitch Albom, best-selling author, journalist, radio broadcaster and charity director,...


22 Jul, 2011, 17:42 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 Presents Michigan School Expo July 30 - 31 From 12pm-6pm at Oakland Mall

From pre-school to post-grad, local education providers will join together at the premiere of the Michigan School Expo on Saturday, July 30, and...


21 Jun, 2011, 17:00 ET Local 4 and The Parade Company Present 'The Target Fireworks' in High-Definition Monday, June 27 at 8 P.M.

WDIV is proud to be the exclusive television home of The Target Fireworks, the highest-rated local television event of the summer. Live coverage...


27 May, 2011, 11:09 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 News Delivers Dominating Wins at 6pm and 11pm

WDIV-TV Local 4 News scored dominating wins at 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. in the May 2011 Nielsen ratings period of the Detroit television market to reign...


10 May, 2011, 17:38 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 Wins NAB Service to America Award

WDIV-TV Local 4 is being honored above all local broadcast stations in the country with the National Association of Broadcasters Service to America...


21 Apr, 2011, 19:15 ET WDIV-TV Local 4 News Honored with Two 2011 Murrow Awards for Breaking News, Continuing Coverage

WDIV-TV Local 4 has been honored for excellence in journalism by the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA).  This marks the third...