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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are investigating a three-car accident that injured one person early this morning. The accident happened around 6:45 a.m. today at the intersection of Washington Street and McClellan Avenue when a westbound Chevy Malibu driven by a 48-year-old Marquette woman collided with a Chevy pickup […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan DNR is letting residents know that the 2012 Deer Hunting Status and Prospects report is now available. The report provides information about resources and approaches for preparing for deer season each year, some background on deer in each region of the state and perceptions on […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – President Barack Obama has won a second term. After a long, bitter and expensive campaign, Obama won re-election by securing more than 270 electoral votes, defeating Republican Mitt Romney, a former governor of Massachusetts. Obama also won the state of Michigan, despite the fact that Romney was […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow has earned a third term, defeating former West Michigan Congressman Pete Hoekstra. After expectations for a close, hard-fought race, it never materialized. That was due, in part, to Stabenow’s big money advantage as an incumbent and big endorsements from conservative groups like the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – All five statewide proposed constitutional amendments were rejected by voters in Michigan, by wide margins. That included Proposal 2, which guaranteed collective bargaining rights and invalidated certain laws dealing with collective bargaining. Proposal 1, which was not bound to the state constitution and would have retained Michigan’s […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Republicans maintained the majority in the State House, following Tuesday’s election. However, their margin will be smaller than it is in the current legislature. Among other gains, Democrats ousted Republicans Deb Shaughnessy of Charlotte, Matt Huuki of Atlantic Mine and Mark Ouimet of Ann Arbor. Currently Republicans […]

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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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