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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police report the arrest of two people in connection with the theft of a wallet at a downtown establishment in early March. 33-year-old Tricia Lou Savard and 30-year-old Charles Elvetici, both of Negaunee, were arrested after an investigation into the theft of a wallet at […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Munising will soon begin the process of searching for a new City Manager. At yesterday’s meeting of the Munising City Commission, City Manager Doug Bovin announced he’s stepping down from the position. Bovin has served as the City Manager in Munising for the past […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Congressman Gary Peters of Michigan says he will run for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate next year. It follows the recent decision by Senator Carl Levin to retire at the end of his current term, which ends next year. In a letter, Peters says […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two Alger County teenagers face a preliminary examination next week for the breaking and entering of a Shingleton gas station. 18-year-old Ruben Sifuentes of Munising and 17-year-old Brandon Monroe of Shingleton are scheduled to appear for the exam next Tuesday. The pair were arrested and charged with […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the new John X. Jamrich Hall tomorrow on campus in Marquette. The event is scheduled for 11 a.m. on the west side of the Hedgcock building. NMU President David Haynes and Board of Trustees Chair Garnet Lewis will […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Organizers with a recent food drive in the western end of Marquette County say it was a record-breaking success. Coordinator Dick Derby says the “Project: Feed A Neighbor” food drive brought in a larger collection than in past years through the efforts of Wesley United Methodist Church […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A State House panel has taken a step toward allowing a wolf hunt in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. The House Natural Resources Committee approved a bill yesterday that would grant the authority to designate an animal as a game species eligible for hunting to the Natural Resources Commission. […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The state prison system has reversed an earlier decision, and has announced it will hire an outside vendor to handle the food service at all prisons in the state. Earlier this year, the Michigan Department of Corrections rejected bids by vendors seeking the contract, as the state […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Peninsula man is facing charges after police found explosive devices in his apartment last weekend. 51-year old Thomas Bebo of Menominee was arraigned Monday on a charge of possession of bombs with unlawful intent. Police went to Bebo’s home Friday night after a neighbor alerted […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Manager Bill Vajda will hold his next community office hours on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. in the main floor conference room of the Peter White Public Library. The meeting is intended to provide an informal opportunity to discuss issues […]

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