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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Repairs are underway at a damaged traffic signal at the intersection of  US-41 and Lakeshore Drive in Ishpeming. Crews with M-DOT are on the scene and lane closures are in place at the intersection to reduce eastbound and westbound traffic on US-41 to one lane in each […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The following school districts and headstart programs are closed, canceled or delayed this morning due to inclement weather: SCHOOL CLOSINGS Arvon Township Schools Engadine Consolidated Schools L’Anse Area Schools North Central North Star Academy-Polaris Middle School HEADSTART CANCELLATIONS BHK Baraga County Headstart Escanaba Headstart KBIC Early Headstart […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming Police responded to a minor traffic accident yesterday afternoon on US-41 at Country Lane. Police say a vehicle driven by Christina Anthony of Marquette failed to yield the right of way as she pulled out onto US-41 from Country Lane around 12:15 p.m. Anthony struck a […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is reporting a snowmobiling accident in Wells Township yesterday evening. Deputies were called out around 5:00 p.m. to an area just over three miles north of County Road SY on Trail 33. 50-year-old Scott Lobajeski of North Fond Du Lac Wisconsin was […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cliffs Natural Resources has announced a deal that will extend the life of the Empire Mine. The revised commercial agreement agreement with ArcelorMittal USA Inc. will supply iron ore pellets through the end of Jan. 2017, with an option to extend the agreement for one year. Cliffs […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan State Police have closed M-28 between Harvey and Munising until further notice. This is due to reduced visbility from high winds causing blowing and drifting of snow. High wind warnings are posted on the Mackinac Bridge until further notice. Wind Chill Warning posted for the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is warning area residents about a telephone scam making the rounds in Marquette County. The calls are coming to resident’s homes on land line telephones with a 202 Washington, D.C. area code and the caller is claiming to be with the Internal […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The trial is underway in Marquette County for two Ishpeming men accused of kidnapping two women last summer, and holding them prisoner. Prosecutors say 43-year-old Jason Sadowski and 65-year-old Charles Cope imprisoned the women in the basement of Sadowski’s martial arts studio in Ishpeming. One of the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – General Motors is expanding its recall of compact cars due to an ignition problem that is being connected to 13 deaths. The recall now affects nearly one-point-four million vehicles.  In addition to nearly 800-thousand Chevrolet Cobalts and Pontiac G5 cars that were recalled earlier this month, GM […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Police in the Copper Country are continuing their investigation into a fire last Friday evening that resulted in the death of a 50-year-old man. Officers were called to a home in Hancock after a woman told them her boyfriend had assaulted her. The woman said she had […]

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