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Protest Planned For Road Commission Meeting

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A protest against plans to upgrade the road leading to the Eagle Mine in Western Marquette County is being planned for tonight. Residents who live along County Road 510 and the Triple-A Road are planning to appear at the Marquette County Road Commission meeting. The proposed improvements […]

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Negaunee Man Injured In Accident

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies were called out to a single-vehicle traffic accident in Negaunee Township last night. The accident happened just before 11:00 p.m. on County Road 510 about a half-mile from Hardwood Lane.  Deputies say a northbound 2000 Toyota Tacoma pickup, driven by a 53-year-old Negaunee […]

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Construction on Bell’s Upper Hand Brewery

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Construction is underway in Delta County for one of the latest entries into brewing in the U.P.  Groundbreaking for Bell’s Upper Hand Brewery, a craft brewery and bottling facility, was held Friday at the Delta County Airport Renaissance Zone. The proposed brewery plans to produce a variety […]

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Marquette Hospital in Critical Need of Blood

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of Marquette General Hospital, is currently in a critical need of A-positive, A-negative, O-negative, and B-negative blood throughout the Upper Peninsula. The need is high in all of their service areas across the U.P. There are blood centers in Escanaba, Hancock, Iron […]

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House Fire in Ishpeming

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming Firefighters responded to a structure fire over the weekend. The fire at 608 ‘E’ Street was reported just after 7:30pm on Saturday. Upon arrival, fire crews found heavy smoke showing throughout the structure as the fire had broken through a lower level window with flames showing. […]

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Drunk Driver Crashes Into Ishpeming High School

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Charges against the driver of an SUV that crashed into a wall at Ishpeming High School over the weekend will be formally filed later today. Ishpeming Police say the incident happened just before 2:00 o’clock early Saturday morning when a southbound Jeep Cherokee went through the intersection of […]

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Missing U.P. Boy Found After Search

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A 10-year old boy in the Upper Peninsula was found last night after a four hour search. The Menominee County Sheriff’s Department says Michael Getzloff was found in a structure less than a mile from his home.  The boy was first discovered missing at 5:30 last night. […]

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Local Credit Union Announces Merger

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A merger between two credit unions is set to benefit residents around the state. SIR Federal Credit Union is merging with Honor Credit Union. SIR selected Honor Credit Union to align with for the purpose of benefiting members of both credit unions. SIR Federal Credit Union currently […]

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Streets Closed In Marquette On Saturday

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A pair of street closures will be in effect tomorrow in the City of Marquette. First, West Bluff Street will be closed to traffic from Seventh Street to Morgan Street from 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to accommodate the annual Firemen’s Parade and static display. The annual […]

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High Speed Chase in Baraga County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was arrested after a high speed chase early this morning in Baraga County. Officers with Baraga Police say alcohol appears to have been a factor in the incident that started in the Village of Baraga where the suspect’s vehicle was clocked at speeds in excess […]

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