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MI Democratic Party Chair Brandon Dillon Visits Marquette County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – New Michigan Democratic Party Chair Brandon Dillon has been touring across Upper Michigan this week, meeting with party faithful and the media to spread the party’s message. Dillon visited the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today as part of a visit to Marquette to chat […]

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One Killed In Alger County Snowmobiling Accident

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Au Train Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Alger County say a downstate man was killed in snowmobiling accident last night in Au Train Township. The accident was reported around 9:15 p.m. on Trail #8, about three miles west of M-94. Investigators say a snowmobile operated by 37-year-old Adam Michael Hagerty […]

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Two Killed In Ishpeming Traffic Accident

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two people were killed in a two-vehicle crash last night in Ishpeming. Police say 81-year-old Peter Ruokala of Ishpeming was driving a 2004 Chevrolet sedan and attempted to turn onto Lakeshore Drive from the westbound US-41 turning lane just after 6:00 p.m. His car crossed into the […]

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Marquette Man Arrested On Robbery And Larceny Felonies

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police have arrested the suspect in the robbery of the Krist gas station on Lincoln Avenue in Marquette. Police arrested 27-year-old Anthony Gonzalez of Marquette on one count of Robbery and two counts of Larceny in a Building, all felonies. The robbery occurred just after […]

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Manistique Man Arrested On Marijuana Charges

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Manistique, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team arrested a Manistique man in connection with an interstate marijuana operation. 37-year-old Jason Gregurash was arrested Monday for delivery of over 15 pounds of marijuana that was heading to Wisconsin. UPSET detectives were investigating a tip about an operation where large […]

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Five Arrested In Pair Of Delta County Meth Busts

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Five people have been arrested following the discovery of two separate meth labs in Escanaba. The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team says the first lab was located Tuesday night on the 3100 block of 14th Ave South. 35-year-old Lee Nelson and 30-year-old Boyd Nelson have both been […]

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Legal Questions Of Starting A Business To Be Answered At SmartZone Event

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Innovate Marquette SmartZone is hosting a free after work discussion this week on legal matters related starting up a business. Innovate Marquette SmartZone CEO Ray Johnson joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to invite folks to this special event. Johnson said the […]

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Marquette Robbery Suspect Wanted By Police

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are searching for the suspect in a robbery of the Krist gas station on Lincoln Avenue in Marquette last night. Police say the robbery occurred just after 9:00 o’clock. The unarmed suspect was attempting to make a purchase and reached over the counter into […]

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VERSO Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

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Quinnesec, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Verso Paper has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. In a statement released today, the company says they are voluntarily making the filing to restructure $2.4 billion in debt to strengthen the company’s balance sheet and to position itself for long-term success. The company says the bankruptcy filing […]

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Changes Approved For Marquette Park Project

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Some changes to plans for a proposed waterfront park in north Marquette were approved last night by the Marquette City Commission. Amendments to the original construction plans for the Clark Lambros Beach Park included the downsizing of a public beach house and revisions to the adjacent parking […]

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