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Kayaker Rescued From Lake Superior In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Responders with the Marquette City Fire Department were called out to the west side of Presque Isle Park in Marquette Saturday afternoon on a report of a kayaker in distress. Crews arrived on the scene just after 4:15 p.m. and could see the kayaker in the water […]

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Bodies Of Missing Boaters Found In Lake Superior

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The bodies of a father and son along with another man who went missing on a fishing trip two weeks ago on Lake Superior were located over the weekend by searchers. A sunken boat and the bodies of 9-year-old Ethan Chartre and 61-year-old Keith Karvonen were located […]

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35th Annual U.P. EMS Conference Starting In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Over 500 EMS personnel are coming to Marquette for the 35th Annual U.P. EMS Conference. The conference, which runs tomorrow through Sunday, is Michigan’s most comprehensive educational program for rural emergency responders with over 70 various classes being offered. Most of the U.P.’s 75 EMS organizations will […]

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Phone Scam Reported In Houghton

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Houghton Police are reporting a telephone scam making the rounds in the area. The department has heard from residents about telephone calls using the police department caller ID. The callers say they are with the City of Houghton Police Department and that if the person receiving the […]

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Chippewa County Board Suing Walmart Over “Dark Stores”

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Sault Ste. Marie, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Chippewa County Board of Commissioners in Sault Ste. Marie is getting into the “Dark Stores” controversy by suing Walmart. The board passed an initial vote this week to file the lawsuit against Walmart over taxes. The board is taking the action in response to […]

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Marquette Township Rollover Injures One

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was hurt in a two-vehicle rollover crash yesterday afternoon in Marquette Township. It happened around 1:15 p.m. on US-41 near Brickyard Road. According to the Marquette County Sheriff, a vehicle driven by 21-year-old Courtney Almli of Marquette pulled out onto the highway from the […]

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Search Continues In Alger County For Missing Woman

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Munising, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Alger County are looking for the public’s help in finding a missing downstate woman. The Alger County Sheriff’s Department says that 27-year-old Malvika Bala Deshmukh was reported missing in downstate Cadillac on September 14th. She was last seen by friends on Friday, September 9th. Her […]

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Escanaba Man Arrested On Drug Charges

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Delta County Sheriff is reporting the arrest of one person on drug possession charges following a traffic stop over the weekend. The arrest came after a Deputy stopped a vehicle around 7:40 p.m. Saturday in the Danforth area. A search of the vehicle was conducted and […]

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Four Hurt In Two Gladstone Weekend Traffic Crashes

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Gladstone, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Gladstone Public Safety officers responded to a pair of traffic accidents Saturday evening. The first accident happened just after 5:00 p.m. when a vehicle failed to stop for a stop sign on North Bluff Drive in Gladstone and hit a vehicle traveling on M-35, causing one of […]

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Marquette City Commission Discussing Utility Rates And More Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting tonight in Marquette. Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview the session. Angeli said the commission will be holding public hearings on sewer, water and stormwater utility rates at […]

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