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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 1st district U.S. Congressman Dan Benishek called in to the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the latest with the Veteran’s Administration situation. Congressman Benishek talked about the latest round of hearings going on in Washington that are looking into inappropriate behaviors […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has postponed a public forum that was scheduled for tonight to discuss city ordinances covering truck route traffic in the city. According to a statement released yesterday afternoon, the session that was set for tonight in the Citizens’ Forum in Lakeview Arena has […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A two-vehicle traffic accident in western Marquette County yesterday sent one person to the hospital. State Police at the Negaunee Post say 77-year-old Thomas Davis of Marquette was eastbound on U.S. 41 near County Road CP in Ely Township around 5:30 p.m. when he failed to yield […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A KC-135 Air National Guard aircraft made an emergency landing at Sawyer International Airport in Marquette County yesterday. The plane landed at the former Air Force base after the pilot declared an in-flight emergency just before 5:00 p.m. Reports say the plane, which is based out of […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission will hold a public forum this week to discuss truck routes in the city. The session will be held tomorrow at 5:30 p.m. in the Citizens’ Forum in Lakeview Arena, at 401 E. Fair Avenue. Commissioners will be on-hand to answer questions regarding […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An effort to to trim trees along a major electrical transmission line between Iron Mountain and Republic using a helicopter and heavy-duty air saw is underway this week. American Transmission Company says  the helicopter uses a heavy-duty air saw with rotary blades suspended on a 90-foot vertical […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Several U.P. road upgrades are on a list of state funded road repairs. Approved projects include $30,000 for US-2 near Moon Lake Road in Dickinson County and $660,000 for CR-521 between M-35 and US-2 in Delta County. Also on the list is an $850,000 project to work […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was killed in a three-vehicle traffic accident yesterday afternoon in Delta County. The accident occurred just after 2:00 p.m. on U.S. 41 & 2 near the intersection of I Road in Hyde. The Delta County Sheriff’s Office says a motor home, driven by 69-year-old Arnold […]

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An Upper Peninsula man suspected of killing his wife back in December has been bound over to Houghton County Circuit Court after being ruled competent to stand trial. 35-year-old Nima Nassiri of Dollar Bay allegedly assaulted his wife, Sanaz Nezami, who later died from the injuries she sustained. A Houghton County Sheriff’s detective testfied at […]

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Thirty prisoners from Parnall Correctional Facility in Jackson are being treated for food poisoning-like symptoms after maggots were found near the food service line. Michigan Department of Corrections spokesman Russ Marlan says prisoners, on Friday, discovered fly larvae and maggots in small cracks around the food service line where the sneeze guard protects the food. […]

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