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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with UP Health System made a contribution of $30,000 to Peter White Public Library Development Fund last night in Marquette. UP Health System representatives announced the donation and presented a check to the library at the regular meeting of the Marquette City Commission. UP Health System […]

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Garden, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Fire crews with the Department of Natural Resources as well as volunteer fire departments responded to a wildfire yesterday in Delta County. The fire was reported around 1:30 p.m. yesterday in an area about 8 miles from Garden. The fire has been put out, but fire crews […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are continuing their investigation into a Friday night armed robbery. Police say two men who allegedly robbed an apartment at 515 North Front Street at gunpoint around 9:30 p.m. People in the apartment told police they were threatened by the two men who demanded […]

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West Frankfort, IL – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Manistique man has been arrested in southern Illinois in connection with the recent discovery of three bodies in a burned out SUV in Schoolcraft County’s Doyle Township. West Frankfort, Illinois police arrested 45-year-old Kenneth Daniel Brunke Sunday on a Michigan warrant for three counts of […]

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Ford River Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Delta County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a one vehicle accident on M-35 in Ford River Township. Deputies say the vehicle left the road around 5:40 a.m. and struck a utility pole and knocked electrical lines onto the roadway, causing it to be closed for about […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man arrested in connection with a New Year’s Day meth lab bust has been sentenced to prison time. 32-year-old Michael Hill of Marquette was sentenced in Marquette County Circuit Court today to three to twenty years in prison. He was credited for 111 days […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Poor visibility and slippery roads were factors in two accidents yesterday in Marquette County. The first accident happened around 8:00 a.m. on County Road 550 near Harlow Lake Road when a southbound car driven by Timothy Westfall of Big Bay slid out of control, crossed the center […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A group of Marquette businesses has officially formed the Marquette Chamber of Commerce. Organizers say the businesses and local municipalities have been working together for several months to create the organization to serve unmet needs of the Marquette area business community. Former Marquette City Commissioner, Jason Schneider, […]

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Norway Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Iron Mountain Post say a train derailed last night in Dickinson County’s Norway Township. The Canadian National train derailed just before 8:30 p.m., central time, near Sturgeon Mill Road. 10 of the train’s 29 railcars derailed in the incident. Authorities say the […]

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Copper City, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Houghton County man was arrested early this morning after a nearly 12-hour standoff with police. State Police from the Calumet Post were called to a residence on Gratiot Street in Copper City after the suspect threatened a public works employee who visited the home at […]

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