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Dianda Pushing For State Aid For U.P. Towns

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 110th District State Representative Scott Dianda is continuing to urge Republican leaders in Lansing to take up a measure he introduced in April to provide financial assistance to U.P. communities struggling with the frozen water line issues. The Calumet Democrat says extreme cold weather this winter and […]

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Downtown Marquette Wins Voter Award

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Downtown Marquette has been named “The Best Shopping Experience for 2014” in Lake Superior Magazine’s Best of the Lake Awards. Downtown Marquette will be featured in the August/September 2014 issue of the magazine which will highlight the winner of each of the eleven categories that were open […]

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Alger County Park Closed By MDOT Due To Bears

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation has temporarily closed a park in Alger County until further notice. M-DOT officials say the Deer Lake Roadside Park along M-28 is closed as of today because of problem bears in the area. Wildlife experts from the Michigan DNR will be working […]

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Two Vehicle Crash In Marquette Injures One

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police say one person was hospitalized following a two vehicle accident in the city this morning. Police say an eastbound vehicle was stopped on Bluff Street for the stop sign at Seventh Street. The vehicle then proceeded east and struck a northbound vehicle on Seventh […]

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Identity Of Missing WI Man Released

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Authorities have released the identity of a missing Wisconsin man whose body was discovered Sunday in Upper Michigan. The body of 74-year-old Duane Jussila of Hurley, Wisconsin was found by authorities in his vehicle under about 10 feet of water in an old mining location known as […]

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M-DOT Starts U.P. Road Projects

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is starting a pair of projects this week in the U.P. Starting today, crews will be replacing four culverts along M-123 at separate locations between the Luce-Chippewa county line and the town of Paradise. This project will require lane closures under flag […]

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Missing Man Found Dead In Upper Michigan

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The investigation is continuing into the case of a missing Wisconsin man whose body was discovered yesterday in Upper Michigan. The body of the missing man from Hurley, Wisconsin was found by authorities in his vehicle under about 10 feet of water in an old mining location […]

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Nine Injured In Four-Vehicle Traffic Crash

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office has updated information about the four-vehicle accident yesterday afternoon in Sands Township that injured nine people. Around 4:20 p.m., two pickup trucks had stopped in the southbound lane of M-553 to turn left onto Flodin Road. A third southbound pickup, driven by […]

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Lane Closure On US-2 In Escanaba Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – M-DOT is letting motorists in Delta County know of a planned lane closure on US-2 in Escanaba. One westbound lane of the highway will be closed in Escanaba at 8:00 o’clock tonight for catch basin maintenance work. Crews say motorists should expect a single-lane closure of the […]

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Marquette Lakeshore Boulevard Closed For Repair

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Lakeshore Boulevard in the City of Marquette is closed to through traffic today between East Ridge Street and East Washington Street for a water main leak. Mattson Park will be accessible via East Ridge Street to Lakeshore Boulevard to the entrance of Mattson Park. This closure is […]

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