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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Several area schools are closed due to inclement weather on Monday, April 14th, 2014.  Here is the latest list from across the region. Marquette Area Public Schools Father Marquette School Marquette-Alger RESA North Star Academy & Polaris Middle School Gwinn Community Schools Ishpeming Public Schools Negaunee Public […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) -The City of Marquette has closed Seventh Street between Fisher Street and U.S. 41 until further notice for a water main break. Marquette City Manager Bill Vajda says that there is no access to Seventh Street from U.S. 41 as a result of this substantial break. The Department […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News ) -108th District State Representative Ed McBroom is hosting Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson in the U.P. next week. Area seniors are being invited to meet and learn about new senior citizen programs Johnson has implemented during local town hall meetings scheduled for next Wednesday in Delta, […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Chocolay Township Police and Marquette Police were called out to a hotel in Chocolay Township early this morning on suspected drug activity. Police were called after an unresponsive man was found in one of the hotel rooms around 2:30 a.m. The man was taken to Marquette General […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Jazz Violinist Regina Carter has canceled her scheduled appearances this weekend at the Northern Michigan University Jazz Festival and at the Northern Nights performing arts series because of a death in her family. Vibraphonist Stefon Harris will fill in for Carter at Friday’s 7:30 p.m. concert at […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says a third suspect involved in the illegal killing of a cougar in Upper Michigan last year has plead no contest to taking/possession of an endangered species. 40-year-old Todd Anthony Richard of Burt, appeared in court Monday to enter his plea […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Ishpeming Public Schools Board of Education has selected a new Superintendent for the district. At a special meeting last night, the Board unanimously voted to offer the job to John Summerhill, who was one of two finalists for the position. Summerhill was previously the Principal at […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Eight U.P. counties will be splitting just over $2.2 million in federal funding for support of public schools and roads. The funding from a package of over $3.1 million through the U.S. Forest Service’s Secure Rural Schools program, which provides payments to communities where national forestland is […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by the Huron Mountain Club that claims construction of the Eagle Mine will spoil the environment in northern Marquette County. Published reports today say the Court will not intervene in a dispute over construction of the mine launched by […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Firefighters from the Negaunee City Fire Department were called out to a structure fire early this morning. The fire was reported just after 2:30 a.m. at 119 East Peck Street. Firefighters arriving on the scene say flames were visible shooting out of a second story window on […]

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