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Small Plane Crashes On I-285, Traffic Shut Down In Both Directions

Officials say all four people on the Piper PA-32 died when it crashed shortly after taking off from DeKalb Peachtree Airport.

05/08/2015

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Atlanta Warrant Amnesty: “There Are Some Real Consequences For Missing A Court Date”

It’s a “limited time offer” according to Christopher Patterson with City of Atlanta Municipal Court. He’s talking about the court’s Warrant Amnesty Program. For the next seven weeks, those with outstanding warrants, according to Patterson, […]

WAOK-AM–02/05/2015

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University Apologizes After Students Art Project Led To Freeway Closure

Georgia State University officials say a suspicious device that prompted a freeway closure and traffic backups was a student art project.

02/03/2015

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Labor Day Travel Expected To Be Heavy

Atlanta (WAOK)- “Triple A” projects that 34-point-seven million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home during Labor Day weekend. That’s the highest volume for the holiday since 2008 and a one-point-three percent increase […]

WAOK-AM–08/29/2014

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From Home To Car: The Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.

05/21/2014

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Traffic Picks Up On Georgia 400 After End Of Tolls

ATLANTA (AP) — Traffic congestion on Georgia 400 has gotten worse since the end of tolls on the highway, but some drivers say the increase hasn’t been enough for them to notice. Georgia Department of Transportation numbers shows […]

WAOK-AM–03/18/2014

The weather kills at least 2,000 Americans each year and nearly two-thirds of the deaths are from the cold, according to a new government report.  (credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Atlanta Mayor Defends Using Emergency Lanes In Jam

Atlanta’s mayor is defending his use of emergency lanes at the height of Tuesday’s icy traffic jam so he could do an interview at The Weather Channel’s studios.

02/01/2014

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Atlanta Police Set Deadline For Removal Of Cars

Atlanta police say they are avoiding towing vehicles still abandoned on city streets after this week’s ice and snow storm until noon on Sunday.

02/01/2014

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Too Much Truth – What Will You Do Differently?

We have reached the second day in the aftermath of the snow storm in Atlanta that has left people stranded in their cars, at school or at the local grocery store. This afternoon, Nathan Deal […]

WAOK-AM–01/30/2014

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This Is Something You SHOULD Do In A Snow Emergency

By Rob Hamilton / 92-9 The Game / CBS Sports Atlanta @robhamilton There is a LOT of blame to go around in this latest snowy disaster for the city of Atlanta and the metro area. […]

92.9 The Game–01/29/2014

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