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Marquette Holding Public Hearing On DLP Traffic Plans

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – City of Marquette is holding a public meeting tonight on plans for transportation changes related to the new Duke LifePoint hospital development along the US-41/M-28 corridor. As a result of the construction of the new hospital, changes are needed to accommodate increased traffic volumes and pattern shifts […]

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Hospital Closes Birthing Center And Senior Care Due To Flu

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Hancock, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Copper Country hospital has temporarily closed it’s birthing center and senior care facility due to illness. UP Health System-Portage in Hancock has closed it’s Family Birthing Center and PortagePointe to visiting children, including siblings, due to the high numbers of respiratory illness and flu in the […]

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HONOR Credit Union Set For Annual U.P. Builders Show

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio) – HONOR Credit Union is getting ready for the U.P. Builders Show coming to the Superior Dome in Marquette next month. Adam Carpenter, Mortgage Loan Originator, and Terry Garceau, Business Services Advisor, both with HONOR Credit Union, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk […]

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Michigan Tech To Unveil New Logo And Branding Friday

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with Michigan Technological University say they are planning to announce a new branding campaign for the Houghton school later this week. According to a statement from the university, after more than 130 years, Michigan Tech is going to debut it’s first cohesive, university-wide brand. The new […]

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NMU Wildcat Wednesday: Native American Studies Major Moves Ahead

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University recently approved the first Native American Studies academic major in the state. To kick off our new “Wildcat Wednesday” series, Director of the Center for Native American Studies at NMU, April Lindala, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to talk about […]

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DNR: Get Your Tree Stands Down By March 1st

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Department of Natural Resources is reminding hunters that tree stands must be removed from public land by this Tuesday, March 1st. All scaffolds, platforms, ladders, and other tree-climbing devices must be taken down. Owners of equipment that is left on public land after March 1st will […]

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Marquette Farmer’s Market Seeks Vendors

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is now accepting vendor applications for the 2016 season. The market opens Saturday, May 21st and runs every Saturday through December 17th at the Marquette Commons. This marks the seventeenth season of operation and it drew over 21,000 people throughout the season […]

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Chocolay Police Investigate Hit And Run

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Chocolay Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Marquette County are looking for the public’s help in their investigation of a hit-and-run accident. Chocolay Township Police say the accident happened Monday between 9:00 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. on US-41 near Silver Creek Road. Police say a southbound vehicle struck a pedestrian at […]

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Busy Days At The Negaunee Public Schools

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Negaunee Public Schools have a wide array of things going on across the district. Superintendent Dan Skewis joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today for a district update. Skewis outlined some key dates and upcoming activities for parents in the district to keep […]

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Kivela Testifies On CWD-Related Penalty Bill

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109th District State Representative John Kivela testified in Lansing today on a measure he has introduced to curb Chronic Wasting Disease in the U.P. deer herd. The Marquette Democrat testified on the measure in front of the the House Natural Resources Committee. Kivela’s bill would to increase […]

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