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Soo Tribe Awaits Feds For Lansing Casino Plan

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Sault Ste. Marie, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians expects to hear from the federal government on their application to bring a casino to Lansing in the coming weeks. The tribe submitted their application four years ago and believe the U.S. Department of Interior is close […]

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Greg Zyburt Discusses His Run For Marquette County Sheriff

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Greg Zyburt, Democratic candidate for Marquette County Sheriff, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about his campaign and why he is running for Sheriff. Zyburt, currently the Chief of Police in Marquette County’s Chocolay Township, said 36 years of active service […]

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Fluff Up Fido At A Special UPAWS Event Tomorrow In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter is hosting a special event tomorrow in Marquette for your furry canine friends. Amber Wetton from UPAWS joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to encourage all dog owners to bring them to their “Wash n’ Wag” dog […]

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Update On Sheriff’s Car Crash Investigation

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post have released an update of their investigation into a three-vehicle crash involving a Marquette County Sheriff’s vehicle last Friday night in Marquette Township. State Police say the patrol car was driven by a Deputy Kurin who was responding to a […]

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Man Shot By Marinette Co. WI Deputies

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Pembine, WI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marinette County Wisconsin Sheriff’s Office says deputies shot and killed a man last night in Pembine. Authorities responded to a statewide bulletin about a man being armed and making threats who was believed to be heading north, possibly into Marinette County. The deputies located the man’s […]

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Search On For State Christmas Tree

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Although the first day of summer is nearly here, the State of Michigan has started the search for the official 2016 Christmas tree. The Department of Technology, Management and Budget is looking for a tree to will reign over downtown Lansing’s holiday festivities. To be considered, the […]

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Annual Historic Automobile Show This Weekend At Michigan Iron Industry Museum

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The popular “Iron, Steel and the Automobile” antique car exhibit returns Michigan Iron Industry Museum in Negaunee Township this weekend featuring dozens of automobiles and light trucks dating from 1900 through 1969. Museum Historian Troy Henderson visited The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to preview […]

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YMCA Wednesday Update With Kelsey Roy

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – This time around for our Y Wednesday Update, we heard from Kelsey Roy, the Youth & Family Leader at the YMCA of Marquette County. Kelsey shared an update on a summer time food program being made available to low income youth in our area. She also talked […]

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Ishpeming Twp. Man Apprehended After Armed Standoff

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Ishpeming Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One man was taken into custody yesterday after a standoff with police in Ishpeming Township. A 9-1-1 call came in around 2:40 p.m. of shots fired in a home on Christine Street. A 43-year-old Ishpeming Township man, who was believed to be suicidal, was said to […]

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MDOC Officer Guilty Of Assault

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Michigan Department of Corrections officer has been found guilty of assault. 49-year-old Danny Johnson was accused of hitting an inmate that he was transporting on a bus last fall to the Kinross Correctional Facility in Chippewa County from the Oaks Correctional Facility in downstate Manistee. The […]

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