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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Heavy lake effect snow showers are expanding across the U.P. today and will continue into tomorrow. The National Weather Service says the lake effect snow will fall over mainly the northern half of Upper Michigan along the Lake Superior shoreline. Northwest winds will also be gusting up […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 110th District State Representative Scott Dianda has a bill in a bipartisan legislative package addressing Michigan’s energy future. The Calumet Democrat joined Republicans Rob VerHeulen of Walker and Wayne Schmidt of Traverse City. One bill increases Michigan’s energy independence by relaxing regulations on customer energy generation while […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has intervened in two cases before the Michigan Public Service Commission to challenge requests for rate increases by two electric utility companies serving the U.P. The Wisconsin Public Service Corporation filed a request last month seeking to increase its electric rates to […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 110th District State Representative Scott Dianda and state Senator Tom Casperson say they are in support of a proposed community art park in Ironwood. The city of Ironwood, the Downtown Ironwood Development Authority, Downtown Art Place and the Ironwood Theater have developed a plan for the Art […]

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Marquette, MI -(Great Lakes Radio News) –  A Marquette County man will appear in court next week on charges of criminal sexual conduct involving a minor. Forsyth Township Police say 60-year-old Joel Anderson of Little Lake was arrested recently in Northeast Wisconsin on a warrant charging him with four counts of C-S-C. He is charged […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service has issued a Lake Effect Snow Advisory for counties along the Lake Superior shoreline which is in effect until 10:00 a.m. The Winter Storm Warning has been cancelled. North winds will turn northwesterly this morning with moderate lake effect snow showers pushing to […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Several central U.P. area schools are closed due to inclement weather for Wednesday, November 12th, 2014. Here is the latest list from across the region: Northern Michigan University classes canceled for the day, but evening classes will be held. Marquette Area Public Schools & Father Marquette School […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until tomorrow morning. The National Weather Service says heavy snows will continue in area through tonight. Snow may fall briefly heavy at times into tomorrow morning. Blowing snow will continue to hamper visibility, especially in open areas near Lake Superior. […]

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CLOSINGS DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER FOR 11/11/2014. Northern Michigan University in Marquette has canceled evening classes for today. Bay College Escanaba Campus closing at 5 p.m. Parent-Teacher Conferences scheduled for today at the Gwinn Schools will be held next Tuesday, November 18, from 4-7 pm. MARQ-TRAN has canceled the Forsyth Feeder run from Gwinn to […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – As the snow continues to fall around the region this morning, here are some totals from approximately 8:00 a.m.:     NEGAUNEE   14.6″ IRON RIVER   14″ BIG BAY   12.7″ HERMAN   12.4″ BIG BASS LAKE   11″ NATIONAL MINE   10″ GRAND MARAIS   9″ CHASSELL   8.9″ ONTONAGON   8″ NEWBERRY   7.2″ […]

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