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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming Police are reporting the arrest yesterday of a Marquette County man who was considered armed and dangerous and was wanted on several charges. Police say they arrested 31-year-old Todd Raymond Mills of Ishpeming around 7 o’clock yesterday evening in a vehicle in the City of Ishpeming. […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The trial of a man charged in connection with an armed robbery and home invasion in Alger County is slated to begin today. The trial of 35-year-old Ruben Joseph Rodriguez of Chicago is beginning today in Alger County Circuit Court with jury selection. He is one of […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting coming up this evening in Marquette. The Commission has several items on the agenda including a public hearing on some proposed residential rezoning and a presentation from the Marquette Food co-op. Also up for discussion are several administrative and […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Menominee County Prosecuting Attorney will review the case against a seventh grade student at a Menominee County school who was arrested this week for possession of a dangerous weapon on school property. The Menominee County Sheriff says the incident occurred Wednesday at the Carney-Nadeau School. Authorities […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Legislation to increase payments in lieu of taxes to local governments for state-owned land within their boundaries has been signed into law by Governor Rick Snyder. The legislation, sponsored in part by State Senator Tom Casperson, addresses repetitive problems with PILT payments not being paid on time […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The trial date has been set for a Marquette County man charged in a fatal hit-and-run accident. 31-year-old Luke Huotari of Gwinn appeared yesterday in Marquette County Circuit Court for a pre-trial conference. Huotari is charged two counts of leaving the scene of a personal injury accident […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A community forum was held last night in Marquette looking at improvements and upgrades to one of the city’s most popular parks. A proposed land use plan for Tourist Park was presented to interested parties at the Citizen’s Forum at Lakeview Arena by a Marquette architecture firm. […]

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Due to freezing rain causing very slippery conditions in several areas around the Upper Peninsula, the following schools are closed today, Friday 1/11/13: NICE Community Schools Republic-Michigamme Schools ALL Houghton & Keweenaw County Schools

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder has signed legislation called Kelsey’s Law, which prohibits novice teen drivers from talking on cell phones while driving. It’s named after 17-year old Kelsey Raffaele of Sault Ste. Marie, who died in a crash while she was using a cellphone in 2010. Under the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Peninsula woman has been charged in the alleged kidnapping of her granddaughter. 58-year old Robin Eggers was arraigned this week in District Court in Marquette on a charge of children-unlawful retention by a parent. Police say when her 25-year old son Jesse Wiggin did not […]

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