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Special fundraiser to honor our beloved colleagues Wendell Burke and Rodney Ferguson

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Fox 2 is hosting a special fundraiser for two beloved colleagues we've recently lost.

Both Rodney "Hot Rod" Feguson and Wendell "Wink" Burke were best friends, and both rose through the TV news ranks together.

They were both so strongly dedicated to serving their community and helping mentor future journalists, so it was only fitting to create this fundraiser - in the hopes of establishing a scholarship fund at their alma mater, Eastern Michigan University.

The fundraiser is happening Saturday at Club Waterfalls Ultra Lounge on East Franklin in Detroit. It's just east of the RenCen, just off Jefferson.

Everyone's invited. The party starts at 8 p.m.

The cost is $10 at the door.

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