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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Autopsy results are pending in the investigations into the causes of the deaths of two Marquette residents. Marquette City Police are continuing their investigation into the death of 34-year-old Shawn Dollar, whose body was located late last week in a vacant building in downtown Marquette. State Police […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are reporting the discovery of a body in a vacant building in downtown Marquette. During their investigation into the missing person case of 34-year-old Shawn Dollar of Marquette, police discovered the badly decomposed body this afternoon.  Marquette Police and State Police Crime Lab technicians […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder has appointed an Upper Michigan man to serve on the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs. Ritch Branstrom, of Rapid River has been named to the 15-member council, housed within the Michigan Economic Development Corporation.  The Council facilitates artistic, creative and cultural activity […]

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Missing Marquette Man

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Friends and family of a Marquette man who has been missing since last weekend are looking for help from the public in tracking the man down. 34-year-old Shawn Michael Dollar has not been seen or heard from since about 9:30 last Saturday night. He is described as […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post are investigating the discovery of a dead body in Marquette Township last evening. The body was found by hikers around 6:40 p.m. near Wetmore Pond. Divers with the Marquette County Sheriff’s Department Dive Team were able to recover the body from […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Gladstone Post report the arrest of a sex offender who failed to register their new address. Troopers arrested 29-year-old Tyler Paul Judd for failing to comply with the sex offender registration act.  Judd was arraigned in Menominee County District Court yesterday. Failing to […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two men in the western Upper Peninsula are facing drug charges. Police arrested 38-year old Timothy Hubbard and 21-year old David Weaver Jr., both of Kingsford, following a tip from a citizen. Officers seized several marijuana plants, hydroponic growing equipment, cash, a computer and cellphones.  The pair […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The case involving drug charges against a former Copper Country business owner is expected to go to trial early next year. 46-year-old Michael Jestila of Houghton is charged with possession of 50 to 449 grams of cocaine, heroin or other narcotics, a 20-year felony, and a two-year […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Governor Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. flags to be lowered to half-staff throughout Michigan tomorrow in honor of downstate West Bloomfield Township Police Officer Patrick O’Rourke. The 39-year old O’Rourke was fatally shot Sunday night while he and fellow officers answered a call to assist a man […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The state’s Pure Michigan tourism campaign has unveiled a newly designed website to coincide with the launch of its $2.6 million fall advertising campaign. George Zimmermann, Vice President of Travel Michigan, says visitors to the new michigan.org will find a site that has the look and feel […]

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