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MARTA Fares Increase

Atlanta (WAOK)-MARTA fares rise from $2 to $2.50 beginning today.  This is the second time in two years fares have gone up. MARTA last raised its regular fares in October 2009, from $1.75 to $2. It […]

WAOK-AM–09/21/2011

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Arrest in MARTA Bus Stabbing

ATLANTA (WAOK)-An arrest has been made in the stabbing of a MARTA bus driver last week. MARTA spokesman Lyle Harris did not give details on where the suspect was arrested. Police on Wednesday arrested Everett […]

WAOK-AM–09/14/2011

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Fourth of July Events

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Are you and the family ready for the Fourth of July events? Lots of fireworks, cookouts and a world famous road race are just some of the activities scheduled. Check out the list. All-American […]

WAOK-AM–06/30/2011

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MARTA Riders Must Pay More

Get ready to dig a little deeper in your pocket to ride on MARTA. The transit agency board on Wednesday voted to raise one-way fares from $2 to $2.50 some of the highest rates in the nation. The fare […]

WAOK-AM–06/22/2011

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MARTA Driver Fired After Dragging Woman

ATLANTA (WAOK)-MARTA has fired the driver who dragged a woman with her bus last week. During the investigation into the dragging incident, it was discovered that Belinda McMillian had a personnel file filled with reports about […]

05/15/2011

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Woman Dragged by MARTA Bus

Atlanta (WAOK)-Atlanta Police now say the woman who was dragged by a MARTA bus on Sunday night had been cited by MARTA Police before the incident. 62 year old Lettie Robinson received a broken arm […]

WAOK-AM–05/10/2011

MARTA Authorities Meet With Lawmakers

ATLANTA (WAOK)- State lawmakers met with MARTA officials Dr. Beverly Scott and Police Chief Wanda Dunham. MARTA is being questioned about its safety after a gang attacked two Delta employees last month. Passengers on the train […]

WAOK-AM–05/04/2011

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‘See Something, Say Something’… That’s The MARTA Way!

No matter where we go, no matter what steps we take, or how much we train to protect ourselves, violence and evil people are ever-present! This ugly truth is constantly proven on the news we […]

WAOK-AM–04/28/2011

Police Make Arrest In MARTA Beating Case

 ATLANTA (WAOK)- Police have arrested three young men in connection with the MARTA train beating of two Delta Airline employees. According to witness reports, a group of  over 20 teens entered a MARTA train on Palm […]

WAOK-AM–04/26/2011

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End of MARTA? New Regional Transit?

Some metro Atlanta leaders hope that a new regional transit authority will be in their near future, but it will require action from lawmakers and a possible sales tax hike for some. Many leaders, including […]

WAOK-AM–04/09/2011

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