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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man has been charged in connection with a series of break-ins in Marquette Township. The unidentified 26-year-old Champion Township man was arrested Wednesday after a resident called 9-1-1 around 9:00 a.m. to report a suspicious person near an unoccupied home in the Trowbridge area. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Upper Peninsula Power Company is starting to lower water levels at their U.P. hydroelectric reservoirs. The Lake Gogebic reservoir in Gogebic County is expected to be lowered between now and the end of February. Drawdowns of levels at the Victoria and Bond Falls reservoirs in Ontonagon County […]

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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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