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Aug 28, 2014, 10:30 ET WXYZ-TV To Expand With New Studio In Heart Of Downtown Detroit

 Sixty-six years after WXYZ-TV Channel 7 flickered to life on TV sets across Southeast Michigan from its first Woodward Avenue studio in...


Nov 07, 2012, 17:24 ET WXYZ-TV Will "Light Up the Season" With a Live Broadcast of the Tree Lighting From Campus Martius Park Friday, November 16, 7:30-8pm

 WXYZ TV/Channel 7, along with the Detroit 300 Conservancy, will "Light Up the Season," with the annual holiday tree lighting ceremony, live...


Aug 21, 2012, 18:49 ET WXYZ-TV Provides Free Back-to-School Immunizations With "Healthy Living for Kids"

WXYZ-TV Channel 7 and the Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion, along with DTE Energy Foundation will give thousands of Detroit...


Aug 18, 2009, 16:57 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 is 'On Your Side' with Healthy Living for Kids; Free Immunizations for Children on Sunday August 23rd at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

WXYZ-TV Channel 7 and the Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion will give thousands of Metro Detroit children a "boost" at the 32(nd)...


Dec 05, 2008, 17:00 ET WXYZ-TV Presents: 'The Rochester Hometown Christmas Parade'

WHAT: WXYZ-TV presents the LIVE broadcast coverage of one of metro Detroit's local jewels: "The Rochester Hometown Christmas Parade" WHEN:...


Aug 20, 2008, 01:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 is 'On Your Side' With Healthy Living For Kids; Free Immunizations for Children on Sunday, August 24 at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ- TV/Channel 7 and The Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion will give thousands of...


Aug 13, 2008, 01:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Announces Expanded Woodward Dream Cruise Coverage with Three Live Specials and Retro TV

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- From funky fins to flashy fenders, the grand daddy of classic cruises is ready to roll, and...


Nov 12, 2007, 00:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Presents 'Night of Lights at Campus Martius Park' on Friday, November 16, 7:30-9pm

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ TV/Channel 7, in collaboration with Detroit 300 Conservancy presents a Detroit holiday...


Nov 06, 2007, 00:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Is 'On Your Side' with Operation Can-Do: 30th Annual Food Collection Program Serving Metro Detroit

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 will join with Big Boy Restaurants and the Boy Scouts of America to sponsor...


Aug 28, 2007, 01:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Broadcast Home of Detroit Grand Prix Indy Car Racing and Expanded Coverage

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV / Channel 7 is set to provide metro-Detroiters with comprehensive coverage of everything...


Jun 18, 2007, 01:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 First To Broadcast Inaugural Detroit Riverfront Celebration on Friday, June 22, 7:00-8:00PM

SOUTHFIELD Mich., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 will broadcast a live one-hour kick-off salute of the Detroit International...


May 16, 2007, 01:00 ET WXYZ-TV Says 'Hats Off!' to the 'Brightest & Best' in the 28th Annual Salute to High School Seniors on Saturday, May 19

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 will pay tribute to over 250 high school seniors from throughout Southeast...


Mar 13, 2007, 01:00 ET 28th Annual Project Healthy Living Runs March 14 to May 12

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The 28th annual PROJECT HEALTHY LIVING, sponsored by WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 and the United Health...


Mar 01, 2007, 00:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Sweeps to Victory in February Ratings

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV is the Detroit television market's number one station, sign-on/sign-off, according to the...


Jan 25, 2007, 00:00 ET Alicia Smith Named Anchor/Reporter at WXYZ-TV

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Alicia Smith will join WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Action News as an anchor / reporter effective Monday,...


Jan 15, 2007, 00:00 ET Carolyn Clifford To Co-Anchor WXYZ-TV 5pm and 7pm Action News

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 today announced that Carolyn Clifford will join Robbie Timmons as co-anchor of 5pm...


Nov 30, 2006, 00:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Wins November Sweeps

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV is the Detroit television market's number one station, sign-on/sign-off, according to the...


Nov 13, 2006, 00:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Exclusive Broadcast Home of Michigan vs. Ohio State Match-Up and Expanded Coverage

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 is the exclusive local television broadcast home of the University of Michigan at...


Nov 09, 2006, 00:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Presents 'Night of Lights at Campus Martius Park' on Friday, November 17, 7:30-9 p.m.

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7, in collaboration with Detroit 300 Conservancy presents a Detroit holiday tradition,...


Nov 06, 2006, 00:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 is 'On Your Side' With Operation Can-Do: 29th Annual Food Collection Program Serving Metro Detroit

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 will join with Big Boy Restaurants and MetroWorld Outreach to sponsor Operation...


Oct 10, 2006, 01:00 ET Michigan Gubernatorial Candidates to Face Off October 16th in Live, Final Debate on WXYZ-TV/Channel 7

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 will air a live, one-hour debate between Michigan Gubernatorial candidates Governor...


Oct 09, 2006, 01:00 ET Frank Turner to Leave WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Action News

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Action News 5 P.M. and 7 P.M. anchor Frank Turner will leave WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 effective Monday,...


Aug 30, 2006, 01:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Gears Up for the 10th Season of 'Big 10 Ticket'

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 kicks off an all new season of college football excitement with the season premiere...


Aug 10, 2006, 01:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Celebrates Woodward Dream Cruise with Live Prime Time Special and Classic Movie

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 cruises down memory lane for the 12th annual Woodward Dream Cruise on August 19,...


Aug 04, 2006, 01:00 ET WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Is 'On Your Side' with 'Healthy Living For Kids'; Free Immunizations for Children on Sunday, August 13 at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7, Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion and Molina Healthcare will give...