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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Here are election results for several key races and ballot proposals that we have been tracking in areas around Marquette County. These results are with 100 percent of precincts reporting as of 6:00 am on Wednesday, November 7, 2012. Cheryl Hill took  Marquette County Probate Judge. For […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Here are the latest numbers for the race for the 1st Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington, D.C. and for the races for State House in Lansing. These numbers are based on 100 percent of precincts accounted for around the region as of […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – While sales continue to lag in Europe, General Motors is reporting a healthy 14 percent sales gain in China last month. The automaker sold nearly 252,000 vehicles despite a slowing economy in the world’s fastest growing auto market. So far this year, sales in the country are […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Downstate authorities now say a person of interest is in custody in the Interstate 96 corridor shooting spree case. Michigan State Police and agents from the FBI and ATF armed with a search warrant went through a downstate Wixom home late Monday in search of evidence of […]

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Election Day

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Today is Election Day across the country and voters are headed to the polls to decide a multitude of races and issues ranging from President of the United States all the way down to local ballot proposals. In Michigan, voters will determine the fate of six statewide […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Community Health has selected the YMCA of Marquette County as one of 10 agencies in the state for a pilot program to help address childhood obesity in Michigan. The program is aimed at improving physical activity and healthy eating for children in kindergarten […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Department of Natural Resources is hosting a public open house this week in Newberry. The purpose of the session is to take public comment on proposed forest management plans for 2014 in the Newberry management unit, which includes Chippewa and Luce counties. Each year, DNR personnel […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A planned road closure in Schoolcraft County by M-DOT has been cancelled. At this time, M-DOT will not be closing M-94 in Manistique as expected. The possible closure was announced yesterday afternoon, but now has been rescinded. The city, its consultant and its contractor are still investigating […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are looking for the public’s help as they investigate a case of vandalism involving the Father Marquette statue in South Marquette. Police say the statue was vandalized with red paint sprayed on the face and chest sometime between last Tuesday and Wednesday nights. The […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Michigan State Police post commander who faced a drunk driving charge that was thrown out of court earlier this year has been demoted. Reports say Lt. William Smith was demoted to Sergeant, transferred to the Lansing State Police Post and suspended for 15 days without […]

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