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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Jazz Violinist Regina Carter has canceled her scheduled appearances this weekend at the Northern Michigan University Jazz Festival and at the Northern Nights performing arts series because of a death in her family. Vibraphonist Stefon Harris will fill in for Carter at Friday’s 7:30 p.m. concert at […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says a third suspect involved in the illegal killing of a cougar in Upper Michigan last year has plead no contest to taking/possession of an endangered species. 40-year-old Todd Anthony Richard of Burt, appeared in court Monday to enter his plea […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Ishpeming Public Schools Board of Education has selected a new Superintendent for the district. At a special meeting last night, the Board unanimously voted to offer the job to John Summerhill, who was one of two finalists for the position. Summerhill was previously the Principal at […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.P. Pink Power volunteers are taking part in an annual 17 mile Walk-A-Thon this Saturday to raise money to purchase Automated External Defibrillators for the U.P. Sally Searle, U.P. Pink Power member joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike this morning to talk about the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Northern Michigan Health Promotion Office is presenting a unique opportunity for people to find out more about the dangers of smoking. Alex Kerlin, Student Health Educator and Lenny Shible, Health Promotions Specialist at NMU joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to promote the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Eight U.P. counties will be splitting just over $2.2 million in federal funding for support of public schools and roads. The funding from a package of over $3.1 million through the U.S. Forest Service’s Secure Rural Schools program, which provides payments to communities where national forestland is […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by the Huron Mountain Club that claims construction of the Eagle Mine will spoil the environment in northern Marquette County. Published reports today say the Court will not intervene in a dispute over construction of the mine launched by […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Firefighters from the Negaunee City Fire Department were called out to a structure fire early this morning. The fire was reported just after 2:30 a.m. at 119 East Peck Street. Firefighters arriving on the scene say flames were visible shooting out of a second story window on […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are continuing their investigation into an early-morning weekend shooting incident. Officers were called out to a residence on the 200 block of West Bluff Street around 2:30 a.m. yesterday on the report of a shooting. Officers arriving on the scene found two people who […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette man has announced his intention to run for state Senate. Adam Robarge says he will be formally announcing his candidacy for Michigan’s 38th District Senate seat at a community event tomorrow in Marquette. Robarge, who is running as a Democrat against incumbent Republican Senator Tom […]

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