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Newberry, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Luce County couple has been arrested for embezzlement from a Newberry business. Following an investigation that began last October, 67-year-old Thomas Gendron and his 42-year-old wife Michelle, of McMillan were arrested this week for embezzling funds from Pickleman’s Petro. Michelle Gendron was charged with Embezzlement and […]

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St. Ignace, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two downstate men have been arrested for attempting to smuggle drugs and cell phones into the Kinross Correctional Facility. 20-year-old Darryl Watkins and 22 year-old Dario Boyd, both of Detroit, were arraigned in Chippewa County yesterday on charges of Delivery of a Controlled Substance and Attempted […]

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Houghton County man entered a “No Contest” plea yesterday to two charges in connection with a break-in and car theft last spring in Calumet. 37–year–old Isaac Laplander of Calumet plead to one count of Breaking and Entering with Intent, a 10 year felony, and one count […]

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Houghton County say one person died in a snowmobile accident yesterday afternoon. 21-year-old Christopher Houchin of Salem, Wisconsin, was southbound on Trail #3 near Copper City around 1:30 p.m. when his snowmobile went off the trail and hit a tree. He was taken to UP […]

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Trenary, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Fire destroyed a home near Trenary yesterday afternoon. The fire was reported around 1:00 p.m. at a home on ET Road in Alger County’s Limestone Township. Reports say the homeowner had been away and found the lower level of the house filled with smoke when he returned. […]

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Washington, D.C. – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Congressman Dan Benishek is criticizing President Obama’s executive order calling for more background checks before someone can buy a gun. Benishek says he has been a gun owner his entire life and knows the importance of the 2nd Amendment to the culture of his district. The […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The YMCA of Marquette County has a series of programs that are getting started to help you fulfill your New Year’s resolutions to get active and healthy. Matt Deal joined us today for a “Y Wednesday” update and filled us in on the latest winter programs at […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Blake Rieboldt, Marquette’s newest Chief of Police, joined us on the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about his new post in the department. Chief Rieboldt began his police career in Marquette in 1994 and served in various positions, most recently as a […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An autopsy has been scheduled for today as the investigation continues into the cause of death of a man whose body was found inside a burned residence on the east side of the City of Marquette. Firefighters located the body of 59-year-old John Scott Sonaglia of Marquette […]

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Michigan lawmaker is disagreeing with a former Michigan governor about the safety of a pipeline that runs underneath the Straits of Mackinac. Former Governor William Milliken, in a recent published opinion column, said the pipeline is aging and poses an environmental threat and should no […]

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