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Watersmeet, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities have released an update in the case of two people arrested on drug charges in the western U.P. The Gogebic-Iron Area Narcotics Team arrested 56-year-old Steven Comes and 52-year-old Shirley Kashich yesterday after executing a search warrant at a residence in Gogebic County’s Watersmeet Township. Reports […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture will be investing $400,000 in an area organization that provides assistance to small businesses and non-profits in the U.P. The funds are going to Northern Initiatives through the Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program. The program was part of the 2014 Farm Bill and […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with UP Health System-Marquette say they have finalized the purchase of the Roundhouse Property in south Marquette. The real estate transaction was completed yesterday, following the Marquette City Commission approval of both the sale and the designation of the site as a Brownfield property last week. […]

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Negaunee, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan State Police are reminding residents of their role in keeping the state safe by reporting suspicious activity. State Police officials say that homeland security starts with hometown security and if something seems suspicious or out of place to not hesitate to report it to law enforcement. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Three lost hikers were safely located last night by the Marquette County Search & Rescue Team. Rescuers were called out to Hogsback Mountain in Marquette Township around 7:30 p.m. The County Sheriff’s Office says three sisters, 20-year-old Maria Kuopus of Minnetonka, Minnesota, and 20-year-old Bridgette Kuopus and […]

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Gladstone, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash last night in Delta County. The accident happened just after 11:00 p.m. on northbound US-2/41 at Rains Drive in Gladstone. Reports say a vehicle operated by a 44-year-old Escanaba woman crossed the northbound lane of the highway and pulled […]

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Iron County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Iron County Sheriff’s Office is reporting the location of the body of an Iron Mountain man who had been missing since last week. The body of 57-year-old Robert Polich was found last night in Chicaugon Lake. Reports say a fisherman called authorities after finding an […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission meets tonight. The Commission will hear a report from the city’s Waterfront Safety Task Force and will be discussing updating of guidelines for rental and use of city parks for large events. The Commission will also be recognizing the service of long time […]

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  Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Michigan man has been sentenced to jail time and probation for a police pursuit in February. 44-year-old Craig Silta of Trenary was sentenced today in Marquette County Circuit Court to one year in jail and one year of probation. Silta received credit for 255 days […]

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Midyear commencement ceremonies are being held at Michigan Tech University tomorrow in Houghton. The graduation ceremonies will begin at 10:30 a.m. in the Student Development Complex’s Wood Gymnasium. University officials say almost 400 students are receiving their degrees at the end of the fall semester and nearly […]

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