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Body Found In Eastern U.P. Lake

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Chippewa County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The body of a missing downstate man has been found in the eastern U.P. According to the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Department, the body of William Wenzel of Merrill was located yesterday afternoon in Lake George near Rock Island. Wenzel had been missing since last November 27th, […]

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U.P. Man Sentenced To Prison For Child Abuse

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man has been sentenced to prison in a child abuse case. 28-year-old Nicholas Racine of West Branch Township was sentenced in Marquette County Circuit Court to 12 to 30 years in prison in the case of a three month old infant that was severely […]

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Red Flag Warning Posted For Entire Upper Peninsula

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service is warning people in the U.P. of high fire risk today. Dry conditions due to a lack of any steady rain and gusty southeast winds up to 25 mph are combining with low relative humidity and temperatures in the mid to upper 60s […]

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State Police Report Drug Take Back Success

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post say they had good success in a recent prescription drug take back effort. 59.5 pounds of prescription drugs were collected at the post during the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, April 30th. All 29 State Police posts in Michigan […]

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Body Of Missing U.P. Man Found

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan State Police say the body of a missing L’Anse man was located this morning in Marquette County. The body of 33-year-old Joseph Waisanen was found by a camper just after 1:00 a.m. in a wooded area in Powell Township about seven miles north of the intersection […]

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U.P. University Graduations This Weekend

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Delta County are reporting the discovery of a pair of meth lab dump sites this morning. Delta County Sheriff’s deputies found hazardous materials used in the manufacture of meth around 6:00 a.m. in two locations in Ford River Township. The investigation is underway into several […]

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Meth Lab Dump Sites Found In Delta County

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Delta County are reporting the discovery of a pair of meth lab dump sites this morning. Delta County Sheriff’s deputies found hazardous materials used in the manufacture of meth around 6:00 a.m. in two locations in Ford River Township. The investigation is underway into several […]

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Verdict Reached In U.P. Animal Cruelty Case

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Ironwood, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A western U.P. man has been found not guilty in an animal cruelty case. The jury in the trial of 35-year-old Jason Roberts of Ironwood handed the verdict down yesterday in Gogebic County Circuit Court after about two hours of deliberation. He had been accused of allowing […]

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Chocolay Township Fire Under Investigation

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Chocolay Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The cause of a house fire in Marquette County’s Chocolay Township remains under investigation. The fire was called in around 1:00 o’clock yesterday afternoon at a home on Acorn Trail. Firefighters say they were able to get the fire knocked down fairly quickly, but reports say […]

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WI Man Bound Over To Marquette Co. Circuit Court

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A man arrested earlier this month by Ishpeming Township Police in connection with a stolen vehicle has been bound over to circuit court. 23-year-old David Illikainen of Antigo, Wisconsin is charged with one felony count of Receiving or Concealing a Motor Vehicle. He was arrested on April […]

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