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U.P. Pink Power Hosts AED Fun Raiser Walk This Saturday

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

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Marquette Drug Suspects Arraigned On Felony Charges

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Four people arrested Sunday on drug and weapons charges after a traffic stop in Marquette have been arraigned. The incident happened just after 5:00 p.m. on McClellan Avenue near Center Street when police stopped a vehicle and found undisclosed amounts of methamphetamine, ecstacy, hydrocodone and marijuana as […]

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U.P. Delegation Meets Governor, Department Heads In Lansing

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  A delegation of business and community leaders from eight U.P. counties visited Lansing this week to meet with state officials to discuss various economic issues. The group included representatives from several area economic development agencies and private business. The group met with Governor Rick Snyder as well […]

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Bay College Makes $1.2 Million In Budget Cuts

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Bay College has announced a series of budget cuts at their Escanaba and Iron Mountain campuses to address a deficit of over one million dollars. Officials say enrollment drops and a double-digit percentage increase in health care costs resulted in the need for the financial adjustments. Faculty […]

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Four Arrested For Drugs And Weapons In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police arrested four people yesterday on drug and weapons charges after a traffic stop. The incident happened just after 5:00 p.m. on McClellan Avenue near Center Street when police stopped a vehicle and found undisclosed amounts of methamphetamine, ecstacy and marijuana and a firearm in […]

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Bowl For Kids’ Sake Is This Week In Marquette And Ishpeming

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Marquette & Alger Counties is coming up this week in two locations. BB/BS Executive Director Jayne Letts visited the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to encourage you to build a team […]

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Recycling Survey To Be Discussed In Marquette Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Results of a recent city-wide community recycling survey in Marquette will be shared with city officials this evening. Residents were surveyed last October by students in an Environmental Studies class at Northern Michigan University to gather information on community recycling habits and make recommendations for improvement. The […]

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Guilty Verdict in Carll Trial In Delta County

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Wetmore man has been found guilty on four felony counts in connection with a fatal traffic accident last summer in Bark River. The verdicts were handed down today in the trial of 19-year-old Dalton Carll in Delta County Circuit Court. Carll was the driver a pickup […]

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State Police Investigate UPAWS Break-In

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Negaunee Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at Negaunee Post are investigating an overnight break-in at the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter. The facility is located on Snowfield Road in Negaunee Township. The break-in was discovered by employees upon opening for business today. An unknown suspect or suspects gained entry into […]

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Peter White Public Library Selects New Director

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A new director of the Peter White Public Library in Marquette has been selected. The Library Board of Trustees voted to offer the position to Andrea Ingmire of Indiana at a special meeting last night. Ingmire is currently the library director at the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library […]

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