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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two eastern Upper Michigan communities are part of a five-year, $4 million study of disparities in access to healthy food across the state. The researchers will interview residents and study data in 18 small to mid-sized cities including Sault Ste. Marie and Brimley to better understand the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police arrested three men Saturday afternoon after they climbed past a locked safety gate on the Upper Harbor breakwall and became trapped by high winds and waves off Lake Superior. Police received a call around 3:30 p.m. from an eyewitness at Presque Isle about the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Dickinson County are looking for the public’s help as they investigate a weekend hit and run accident. The accident happened Saturday night around 6:30 central time on US-2 when a vehicle was stopped on the roadway to make a turn into a fast food restaurant. […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a two vehicle traffic crash yesterday afternoon on US-41 near Brickyard Road in Marquette Township. The accident happened just before 1:30 p.m. when a 2011 Buick LaCrosse driven by 72-year-old Karen Korpi of Gwinn pulled out onto the highway from the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Chocolay Township Police are warning residents and business owners of an apparent telephone scam making its way around the community. Police received notice of a call made to a local business by a man who said he was with “Yellow Pages On-line” and the man told the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Illinois couple will spend some time behind bars in the Upper Peninsula for not willing to give up everything including the kitchen sink. A Delta County Circuit Court judge sentenced 47-year olds Donald and Sandra Smith of Round Lake to 45 days in jail for stealing […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An effort continued in the Michigan Legislature Thursday to hold the state’s first-ever modern day hunting season for gray wolves. Many hunters and residents of the Upper Peninsula say efforts to bring back the wolf population has been so successful, that it’s reducing the deer herd, resulted […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University is hosting prospective students on campus this weekend. Wildcat Weekend begins with check-in at 8:30 a.m. tomorrow at C.B. Hedgcock, and continues through 1 p.m., with optional activities the remainder of the day. More than 300 students and their families have registered for the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – As county boards of canvassers convene today and tomorrow, the Gary McDowell Congressional campaign is calling for every vote in Michigan’s First District to be counted and certified. The race came down to a difference of 2,297 votes separating McDowell from incumbent Congressman Dan Benishek, which is […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) -  Michigan State Police from the Gladstone Post arrested a 51-year-old Perkins man in connection with a felonious assault case involving a firearm. The incident occurred in Delta County’s Baldwin Township Tuesday evening. Troopers arrested the man near his home around noon yesterday.  He was armed at the […]

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