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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University’s Board of Trustees is holding a regular meeting tomorrow in Marquette. Agenda items include a discussion of tuition and fees for the upcoming school year as well as formal action on approval of a recently negotiated five-year contract between the administration and the NMU […]

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Iron Mountain, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Strong thunderstorms moved across portions of western and central Upper Michigan overnight causing some damage and power problems. Power outages and downed trees and branches were reported in areas including near Lake Antoine in Dickinson County. The National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township says the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are warning residents of a phone scam in the area. Police say the scam involves altered caller ID information, also known as caller ID “spoofing”. Residents say they received calls that read “Marquette Police Department” with the department’s phone number on the caller ID. […]

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Lake Linden, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Calumet Post say one man was arrested for drunk driving after crashing his vehicle on a snowmobile trail early this morning. Troopers say the incident began when they attempted to stop a vehicle in Lake Linden around 1:15am for careless driving. The […]

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Kingsford, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials  say a body discovered last night in the Menominee River in Dickinson County is that of a missing Kingsford man. 33-year old man Brian Bush was last seen Wednesday afternoon. His vehicle, cell phone, wallet and a small remote controlled boat were located near the Menominee […]

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Ironwood, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Authorities in the western U.P. say two people were arrested in a drug bust yesterday in Ironwood. The Gogebic-Iron Area Narcotics Team executed a search warrant at a motel and arrested a 34-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman. The pair were arrested on charges of Possession with […]

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Manistique, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Manistique teenager has been arraigned on six felony counts in connection with a weekend shooting incident. 17-year-old Jacob Volk has been charged with three counts of Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, one count of Carrying a Concealed Weapon, one count of Carrying a Dangerous Weapon with […]

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Wakefield, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Wakefield man arrested Saturday night after a standoff with police was arraigned yesterday. 30-year-old Tony Compton is charged with four counts of Assaulting/Resisting and Obstructing an Officer and one count of 2nd Degree Child Abuse in connection with the incident at his residence in the city. […]

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Ontonagon County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Western U.P. woman has agreed to a plea deal in a drug investigation. 36-year-old Rhonda Heikkinen of Rockland plead guilty in Ontonagon County Circuit Court to one count of delivery of methadone. She originally faced one count of delivery of methadone and one count of […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Upper Peninsula Power Company will be making a temporary drawdown of water levels in the Silver Lake Storage Basin on the Dead River in Marquette County. UPPCO will draw down the basin approximately four to five feet below its normal summer level. The draw down is necessary […]

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