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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police arrested one person after he allegedly attempted to steal a riding lawn mower from an area business. Officers were called out to the Marquette Sears store on O’Dovero Drive around 2:30 this morning on a report of a suspicious situation. Police arriving on the […]

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Escanaba Public Safety officers responded to the report of a home invasion in the 1400 block of North 20th Street just after 4:00 a.m. Saturday. A short time later, they were sent to investigate a report of a man rummaging through a vehicle as well as reports […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with the City of Marquette held a groundbreaking ceremony this morning for the construction of the city’s new Municipal Service Center. The groundbreaking kicked off the official construction of the Service Center to be located at 1100 Wright Street. The site includes adjacent property formerly used […]

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a two-vehicle crash yesterday afternoon that injured one person. It happened just after 4:00 p.m. at the intersection of US-41 and Brickyard Road in Marquette Township. A westbound SUV, driven by 30-year-old Whitney Stanley of Gwinn, turned left onto Brickyard […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police have arrested one person following an investigation of a breaking and entering of a car and use of a stolen debit card. 18-year-old Austin Hartman of Marquette was arrested and charged with felony counts of stealing, using, or retaining a financial transaction device and […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette woman has been arrested on a felony drug possession charge. 29-year-old Stephanie Bryan was arrested on a warrant for possession of between 25 and 49 grams of cocaine. Bryan is being held on a bond of 10 percent of $20,000. She is scheduled to appear […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is receiving a federal grant to help continue the cleanup of the Manistique River. The nearly 3-point-9 million dollar grant will help the DEQ develop and implement measures to remediate PCB contamination in sediment from industrial waste in the watershed. When […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is officially starting a major road project today in Marquette County. M-DOT is investing $1.6 million to mill and resurface 13 miles of M-553 from M-35 to County Road 480. M-DOT says the project will require lane closures under flag control. The […]

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Legislation authored in part by an Upper Michigan lawmaker to make state departments more accountable has been approved in the state Senate. Senator Tom Casperson says the bills would require most state government departments to pay the court costs of winning parties when they win in court […]

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Au Train, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Fire destroyed an Alger County Fire Hall yesterday afternoon. The fire was reported at the Au Train Township Fire Hall on 16 Mile Lake Road. Reports say no one was inside the structure when the fire started, and no injuries have been reported, but a pumper […]

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