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MDOT Drilling And Blasting In Manistique

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Manistique, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Work this week on the M-94 reconstruction project in Manistique will include some controlled drilling and blasting. M-DOT says work crews will be drilling holes in the morning hours and will detonate charges in the afternoons. The blasting is required for rock excavation from US-2 north to […]

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Marquette Street Detoured For Next Two Weeks

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette is reminding motorists of the closure of a section of a street that is going into effect today. Traffic on Baraga Avenue between Seventh Street and McClellan Avenue will be detoured to Washington Street from today through Friday, July 22nd. The city engineering […]

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Marquette City Commission Meets Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting coming up tonight. The Commission will be holding a public hearing on zoning ordinance amendments as approved by the city planning commission and is also expected to take action on a land swap agreement with Northern Michigan University. Commissioners […]

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Two Vehicle Crash In Ishpeming

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Ishpeming responded to a two-vehicle traffic crash this morning. It happened around 8:30 at the intersection of Greenwood and Washington Streets. Reports say a southbound sedan on Greenwood ran a stop sign and hit an eastbound SUV on Washington. Two occupants of the SUV had […]

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Superior Watershed Partnership Secures Funding

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette-based Superior Watershed Partnership has secured over one million dollars in funding to implement several environmental projects. The funding comes from a combination of municipal, governmental and private sources. Officials with the Partnership say the money will go toward projects in the greater Marquette area during […]

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Rollover Traffic Crash In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police responded to a two-vehicle rollover crash on McClellan Avenue this afternoon. It happened around 12:25 at the intersection of McClellan and Ridge Street when an eastbound sedan on Ridge Street failed to stop at the intersection and struck a northbound SUV. The SUV flipped […]

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Gwinn Man Held For Felony Domestic Violence

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Gwinn man is facing felony charges following a domestic violence incident. 42-year-old Steven Devalle was arrested for allegedly choking his girlfriend early Tuesday morning. He was taken into custody after his truck was found crashed into the woods along US-41 at Perkins 30.5 Road. He had […]

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Two-Vehicle Crash In Sands Township

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a two-vehicle crash yesterday afternoon in Sands Township. It happened just after 1:30 p.m. on M-553 near County Road 480. Deputies say a vehicle, driven by 19-year-old Stephanie Lukkonen of Gwinn, turned into the path of an oncoming car driven by […]

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Traffic Flows Changed In Portion Of Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Traffic flow changes on a portion of Baraga Avenue in the City of Marquette are continuing. Left hand turns off of Baraga Avenue onto McClellan Avenue are not being allowed for vehicles heading south toward US-41. The intersection is part of a traffic flow study in connection […]

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Three Sentenced In Federal Court In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Three people arrested in an investigation by the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team and the DEA into drug distribution into the U.P. have been sentenced in Federal Court in Marquette. 43-year-old Damon Belcher of Detroit, 36-year-old Corrie Ruth of Flint and 41-year-old Stephanie Hatch of Lake Linden […]

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