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Workday Wind Down Movie Trivia Winner – Friday 7/12/13

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Today’s Answer:  Blast From The Past Winner: Katie Today’s winner is Katie! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Mich Highway Cleanup Starts Tomorrow

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan’s highway roadsides will get a sprucing up beginning this weekend. Almost 3,200 volunteer groups will clean up litter along more than 7,200 miles of Michigan highway as the year’s second Adopt-A-Highway pickup gets underway tomorrow. The pickup will run through July 21st, and follows an April […]

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4th of July Sees Rise in Traffic-Related Deaths

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan State Police say preliminary reports indicate 11 people lost their lives in 10 separate traffic crashes during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. That compares to 4 people who died in traffic crashes during the 2012 Fourth of July holiday weekend. Of the 11 fatalities, alcohol […]

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U.P. Deer Advisory Team to Meet Tomorrow

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Deer Advisory Team will be meeting tomorrow in Munising. Officials say the session will focus on the results of the 2012 Hunter Harvest Survey and discussing the current regulations season that is under way. The group will also be finalizing their buck management recommendation […]

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NRC Approves Wolf-Hunting Season

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Natural Resources Commission has again voted to allow a wolf hunting season in the Upper Peninsula. The NRC voted yesterday to designate wolves a game species in the state and allow a hunt beginning in mid-November.  The NRC voted earlier this year to allow the […]

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NMU Approves Tuition Increase for ’13-’14 Schoolyear

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Northern Michigan University Board of Trustees has approved a tuition increase for next school year. The annual cost for full-time resident undergraduates will be $9,094, an increase of $328, or 3.75 percent. Gavin Leach, vice president for finance and administration, says NMU will also be making […]

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Workday Wind Down Movie Trivia Winner – Thursday 7/11/13

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Today’s Answer:  The Towering Inferno Winner: Matt Today’s winner is Matt! He wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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It’s a “Win the Beef” Giveaway!

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We’re giving a 1/4 premium beef to 4 lucky winners at the 4-H Livestock Sale at the Marquette County Fair! That’s right. It will be an entire steer split among 4 winners. You could also win a YEAR’s worth of milk from Jilbert Dairy, and just by registering, you’ll get a FREE pass to the […]

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Boy Found After Missing 5 Hours

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Houghton County Sheriff’s Department says a six-year-old boy is back with his family after going missing for nearly five hours in Houghton County yesterday. Deputies say the boy walked away from his family while berry picking in Schoolcraft Township. An intensive ground and air search lasted […]

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Delta County Man Charged for Holding Wife Hostage

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Peninsula man who allegedly held his wife hostage at gunpoint, and then held police at bay for several hours, was charged with several felonies on Wednesday. John Sarasin, 62, had a gun and wouldn’t let his wife leave their home in Flat Rock in Delta […]

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