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Subaru Problems Lead to Massive Recalls

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Subaru of America is recalling more than 660,000 Outback, Legacy, Impreza, and Forester vehicles registered in cold-weather U.S. states, including Michigan, due to possible corrosion of brake lines. Brake line corrosion could cause leaking of brake fluid and make the brakes less effective, increasing the risk of […]

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Campaign Against Drunk Driving Kicks Off This Week

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officers from nearly 150 agencies in 26 Michigan counties kicked off a campaign Tuesday to pay special attention to drunk drivers over the Fourth of July holiday period.  The campaign attempts to decrease alcohol-related traffic deaths and serious injuries, which are the highest during the summer, with […]

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Governor Rick Snyder Signes PT Oriented Bill Package

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has signed a five-bill package allowing Michigan patients to seek out and initiate physical therapy treatment without first receiving a referral from a physician. Under the legislation, residents would be able to visit a physical therapist up to 10 times during a 21-day […]

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Michigan’s Gubernatorial Race in Dead Heat According to New Poll

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A new poll finds Michigan’s gubernatorial race this year is now a dead heat.  The statewide poll, conducted by Public Policy Polling says incumbent Governor Rick Snyder in in a 40-40 percent tie with Democratic challenger Mark Schauer. Earlier the governor had leads of 49-29 in April […]

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More Information Released on US-41 Accident on July 1st

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Shortly after 11am yesterday, a one vehicle rollover accident slowed traffic on US-41 in Negaunee Township near the Carp River Bridge. 87-year-old Patricia Sager from Negaunee was removed from the vehicle with the Jaw of Life and taken to the hospital by ambulance. Negaunee Township Fire Department, […]

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Homicide Suspect Ruled Competent in Houghton County Circuit Court

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Peninsula man suspected of killing his wife in December 2013 has been bound over to Houghton County Circuit Court after being ruled competent to stand trial. 35-year-old Nima Nassiri of Dollar Bay allegedly assaulted his wife, Sanaz Nezami, who later died from the injuries she […]

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Accident on US-41 in Negaunee Township

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Earlier today, at approximately 11am, a one-vehicle rollover accident occured on U.S. 41 in Negaunee Township near the Carp River Bridge. The driver was removed from the vehicle with the Jaws of Life and taken to the hospital by ambulance.  No name or cause has been released. […]

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Safety Tips for Personal Fireworks Use

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – As the Fourth of July holiday draws closer, the Michigan State Police (MSP) Negaunee Post is reminding citizens to take extra safety precautions when handling fireworks.  This year, due to a change in Michigan law, consumers can now legally buy more powerful fireworks including firecrackers, bottle rockets, […]

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Pre-Holiday Gas Prices Rose Slightly

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Pre-holiday gas prices rose slightly, AAA Michigan reports.  Michigan’s current statewide average is $3.88 per gallon, about 2 cents more than last week and about 40 cents higher than this time last year. For the second week in a row, the average price for self-serve decreased about […]

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UPEC & CRC Join National Effort for Ammunition Reform

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two groups in Michigan have joined a national effort to ban lead from ammunition used to hunt waterfowl on federal lands. The Upper Peninsula Environmental Coalition and Chocolay Raptor Center in Marquette County participated in a petition to the Department of Interior by the Humane Society of […]

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