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NMU Seeks Public Comment On Academic Programs

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University is looking to hear from the public about the quality of their academic programs. The public comment is being gathered as part of the university’s evaluation by the Higher Learning Commission. The HLC accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central United States. […]

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U.P. Man Takes Plea Deal In Federal Drug Case

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Schoolcraft County man who was facing a series of federal drug charges agreed this week to a plea deal. 37-year-old Jason Gregurash of Manistique pleaded guilty to one count of attempting to manufacture 50 or more marijuana plants under the agreement. He was arrested in a […]

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Sign Up For The John Argall Memorial Scholarship Golf Outing Today!

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The John Argall Memorial Scholarship Golf Outing is coming up soon, but there’s still time to sign up. Scott “Smart Car” Soeltner and Shawn Argall joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about this fun afternoon benefiting students at Negaunee Schools. Soeltner […]

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Fox Friday: Leasing A New Vehicle A Good Option For Some

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio) – This time around on our Fox Friday Update, we talked with Luke Hubbard, GM Brand Manager at Fox Negaunee. He shared some good information about leasing as an option to get into a new vehicle. Hubbard also talked about some of the recent community efforts they have undertaken […]

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Negaunee Miner Football Back In Action Tonight Against Iron Mountain

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Negaunee Miners are back on the football field tonight to take on the Iron Mountain Mountaineers. Great Lakes Radio Sports Director Mike Plourde chatted about tonight’s match up with Negaunee Miner Football announcer Mark Evans earlier today on the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike. […]

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Project Keep Kids Warm Winter Clothing Drive Kicks Off Tomorrow

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News)– Dick Derby, Project Coordinator of the Project Keep Kids Warm winter clothing drive joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to remind everyone that tomorrow is the scheduled bag drop off day in the western side of Marquette County Your job is to fill those […]

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NMU Center For Native American Studies Receives $300K NSF Grant

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University has received nearly $300,000 from the National Science Foundation to launch a two-year pilot project designed to increase the number of American Indian and Alaska Native female college graduates in science,technology, engineering and math. NMU’s Center for Native American Studies and its Office of […]

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Benishek Co-Sponsored VA Accountability Bill Passes U.S. House

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Washington, D.C. – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.S. House of Representatives has passed a measure calling for increased accountability in the Veteran’s Administration that was co-sponsored by an Upper Michigan lawmaker. The VA Accountability First and Appeals Modernization Act, co-sponsored by Congressman Dan Benishek, passed by a vote of 310-116. The bill authorizes […]

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Phone Scam Reported In Escanaba

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Escanaba Public Safety is warning residents about a telephone scam making the rounds in the city. Officers say a city resident reported a phone call from someone threatening utility shut off if they did not make an immediate payment. The department says that the proper City of […]

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Critical Need For Blood Across Upper Michigan

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The UP Regional Blood Center in Marquette says there is a blood donation shortage across the Upper Peninsula. There is a critical need for donations of A-positive, A-negative, and O-negative blood types in all service areas across the U.P. Donations to the UP Regional Blood Center always […]

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