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MARQUETTE, MI _(Great Lakes Radio News) – M-DOT has announced some changes to a road reconstruction project in Schoolcraft County. The project in Manistique resurfacing of M-94 from Fifth Street to Chippewa Avenue, with replacement of city water and sanitary sewer. Construction on the project started May 1st. During the second phase of the detour, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cliffs Natural Resources is reporting second-quarter results for the year. Revenues decreased 10% for the second quarter to $1.6 billion, from $1.8 billion in the same quarter last year. The decrease was primarily driven by lower prices for the products the Company sells. Lower revenues and increased […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The deadline for the city of Lansing to sell the land for a proposed new casino to the Sault Ste. Marie tribe of Chippewa Indians has been extended by 90 days to November 1. Mayor Virg Bernero, tribal officials and representatives of the tribe’s hired developer say […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A U.S. Marine from Northern Lower Michigan has been killed in action in Afghanistan. According to reports, 26-year-old Justin Hansen of Kingsley in Grand Traverse County was killed Tuesday.  The Kingsley High School graduate was shot to death during combat. His family says Hansen was in his […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Over 100 interested residents and voters attended a special candidate forum held last night in Marquette featuring candidates for County Probate Judge. The forum at the Peter White Public Library was hosted by a group of community agencies that deal with youth and mental health issues and […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Crews are continuing to repaint street intersections in the City of Marquette. Motorists can expect some intermittent lane and intersection closures as a result of the work.  Crews will be doing the majority of the work in various locations around the city between 7-am and midnight. Please […]

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  MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing into the weekend sexual assault in Schoolcraft County of a downstate Battle Creek native who was rowing around the shore of Lake Michigan for charity. 27-year-old Jenn Gibbons was assaulted early Sunday morning south of Gulliver.  Gibbons, who currently lives in Chicago, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder has declared a State of Energy Emergency in Michigan due to limited availability and temporary shortages of gas and diesel fuel in areas of the U.P. caused by a shutdown of a pipeline in Wisconsin. The West Shore Pipeline, located between Milwaukee and Green […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The involuntary manslaughter trial of an Alger County man continues today. 48-year-old Thomas Murdock is accused of backing his pickup truck over his girlfriend 44-year Lisa Hardwick, who died at the scene.  The incident occurred in June of last year in AuTrain Township. According to statements made […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A downstate Battle Creek native who was rowing around the shore of Lake Michigan for charity has been sexually assaulted near Manistique. It happened early Sunday morning south of Gulliver.  Jennifer Gibbons would row by day and then pull her row boat up on shore or into […]

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