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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of three Huron Mountain Club employees involved in a fatal boating accident Wednesday on a Marquette County lake. The employees were working on Mountain Lake in a 16 foot flat bottom boat winterizing campsites around the lake when […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Municipal League 2014 State Convention begins today in Marquette. The agency represents thousands of individuals in hundreds of communities of all sizes across the state. Hundreds of attendees coming to the area to attend the convention primarily being held at Northern Michigan University as well […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Legislation sponsored by State Senator Tom Casperson addressing funding concerns of local units of government and schools has moved out of committee in Lansing. The bills prevent passage of additional laws and regulations requiring local units of government and schools to perform new or increased activities or […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has voted to move ahead with a lease agreement with the Upper Peninsula Community Rowing Club for a boathouse. The proposed facility would be built along the Lake Superior shoreline near the Hampton Inn. The commission voted 5-2 to approve the lease with […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A conceptual plan outlining a community-supported effort to better connect key portions of downtown Marquette is now available online. The plan, called Reimagining Baraga Avenue, involved multiple community meetings earlier this year and features input from residents and business owners. The plan focuses on the 100 block […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Bell Hospital in Ishpeming has named their interim CEO, Mitch Leckelt, to the post permanently. LifePoint Hospital officials say Leckelt’s management expertise and knowledge of healthcare in the U.P. made him the right person for the position. The 52-year-old Leckelt served as interim CEO of Bell since […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The latest speaker coming to Marquette to present at the Economic Club of Marquette County is coming to town on Monday. Tom Baldini, Econ Club board member, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview the return of Michigan political pundit Bill Ballenger […]

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Marquette, MI -(Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Municipal League represents thousands of individuals in hundreds of communities of all sizes across the state. The MML 2014 Convention takes place this week in Marquette with hundreds of attendees coming to the area. Marquette City Manager Bill Vajda joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt […]

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Marquette, MI -(Great Lakes Radio News) – The family of an Alger County man shot and killed by a Munising Police officer is moving ahead with a civil suit against the officer involved. Ronald and Cheryle Mitchell, parents of Timothy Mitchell, who was shot following a high-speed chase in July, have hired attorney Geoffrey Fieger, […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The trial of a Marquette County man charged in a fatal hit and run accident in Big Bay has begun. 46-year-old Michael Nelson of Big Bay has been charged with failing to stop at the scene of an accident when at fault, resulting in death. He is […]

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