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U.P. Hospitals Restrict Visitors Due To Illness

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Due to high numbers of respiratory illness and flu, UP Health System has implemented visitor restrictions until further notice in both their Marquette and Ishpeming hospitals. Officials say that at UP Health Systems Marquette and Bell, children under the age of 14 are not permitted to visit […]

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State Rep. John Kivela Discusses Drunk Driving Arrest And Personal Recovery

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109th District State Representative John Kivela joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about his road to recovery following his arrest in November for drunk driving. Kivela talked about the arrest and his battle with alcoholism, which he says he has fought […]

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Public Hearing Tonight On Marquette Mobile Food Vending Ordinance

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting coming up tonight which will include a public hearing on an ordinance governing mobile food vending. The hearing will take public comment on the proposed ordinance that addresses fees and operating locations for the vendors. The Commission will also […]

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Two Hurt In Marquette Rollover Accident

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police say two people were injured in a single-vehicle rollover accident last night. The accident happened just before 7:30 p.m. on US-41 South near Tonti Road when a southbound car went out of control, left the roadway and rolled over onto it’s roof. The driver, […]

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M-28 Closed Down Due To White-Out Conditions

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan State Police at Central Dispatch in Negaunee have closed down M-28 between Munising and Kawbawgam Road in Chocolay Township. The closure is in effect until further notice due to continuing white-out conditions along Lake Superior. The alternate route is M-94 between Munising and Skandia Township in […]

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School Closings For Monday, 2/29/16

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for all of the northern half of the U.P. until this afternoon. The National Weather Service says snow will develop this morning, then diminish into the afternoon with 1 to 4 inches by late this morning. The big issue is […]

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Enrollment Numbers Up At Michigan Tech

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials at Michigan Technological University say enrollment is up at the Houghton school. A report presented today to the MTU Board of Trustees showed that this semester’s undergraduate and graduate enrollment is higher than it was in Spring of 2015. Total enrollment is up 2.2 percent, to […]

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State Police Arrest U.P. Man On CSC Charges

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Wakefield, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Wakefield Post say they arrested a Mass City man on Criminal Sexual conduct charges. The unidentified 19-year-old from Mass City was arrested yesterday after Troopers investigated a report for the Department of Human Resources about a 14 year old girl who was pregnant. […]

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Marquette Holding Public Hearing On DLP Traffic Plans

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – City of Marquette is holding a public meeting tonight on plans for transportation changes related to the new Duke LifePoint hospital development along the US-41/M-28 corridor. As a result of the construction of the new hospital, changes are needed to accommodate increased traffic volumes and pattern shifts […]

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Hospital Closes Birthing Center And Senior Care Due To Flu

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Hancock, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Copper Country hospital has temporarily closed it’s birthing center and senior care facility due to illness. UP Health System-Portage in Hancock has closed it’s Family Birthing Center and PortagePointe to visiting children, including siblings, due to the high numbers of respiratory illness and flu in the […]

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