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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Upper Michigan Republican State Representative Ed McBroom says both fellow Representatives Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat should resign. McBroom, of Vulcan, says the two have breached the public’s trust by their recent actions and he’s not sure how either could rebound from that. Courser admits he and […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Senator Gary Peters visited a Marquette brewery today to promote legislation he has cosponsored reducing excise taxes for small breweries. Peters toured the Blackrocks Brewery on West Washington Street and discussed the legislation which seeks to drop the tax rate per barrel from $7.00 to $3.50 […]

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St. Ignace, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The driver of a semi-truck involved in a seven-vehicle fatal accident Friday on the Mackinac Bridge is facing charges. The accident happened around 4:00 p.m. on the northbound lanes of I-75 just south of the bridge toll booths. State Police say a northbound semi failed to […]

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Skandia, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post say one person was killed yesterday afternoon when their vehicle rear-ended an armored truck. The accident happened around 2:20 p.m. on US-41 at Dukes Road in Marquette County’s Skandia Township. Troopers say a northbound car driven by 66-year-old Donna Jaksic of […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Lundin Mining says quarterly earnings for the Eagle Mine in Marquette County have met the firm’s expectations. Over the current three-month period, the Eagle Mine generated operating earnings of $40.3 million. The company says Eagle Mine’s earnings were generally in-line with expectations, with nickel and copper production […]

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Tech in Houghton has entered into a community health partnership with the Portage Health Foundation. MTU President Glenn Mroz says the partnership combines the missions of both organizations as well as their existing strengths and financial resources to help improve health in the community. The partnership […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A series of streets in the City of Marquette will be closed down tomorrow for the annual Ore to Shore mountain bike race. Starting at 9 a.m. and continuing through 6 p.m., Pine Street from Fair Avenue to Lakeshore Boulevard, and Powder Mill Road from County Road […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was injured in an early morning motorcycle accident in Marquette County. State Police at the Negaunee Post say the accident happened just after 3:30 a.m. today on Brown Deer Road off of County Road 550 in Marquette Township. Reports say the motorcycle left the roadway […]

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Forsyth Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Forsyth Township Police say an investigation into some recent reports of camp break-ins resulted in the locating of meth-making components. Authorities executed a search warrant at a property on Northwestern Lake Trail yesterday evening while investigating several reported break-ins at camps in the area. Officers found […]

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Gwinn, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Gwinn School Board is currently seeking applications to fill an open member seat. The vacancy was created by the resignation of Board member AJ Filizetti, effective August 9th. The Board now has thirty days to fill this vacancy and the person appointed will serve on the […]

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