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Manistique Man Sentenced To Life In Prison

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Manistique, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Manistique man who plead guilty to murder charges in connection with the death of three people in Schoolcraft County has been sentenced to life in prison. 47-year-old Garry Cordell was sentenced today on two counts of first degree murder and one count of felony murder for […]

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County Road 480 Bridge Project Wraps Up

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Marquette County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Road Commission says a bridge project on County Road 480 is wrapping up tomorrow. The Road Commission is reopening the bridge on County Road 480 over the LS&I Railroad to through traffic as of noon. Work on the bridge deck had been underway […]

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Delta County Man Arrested For Fraud

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Delta County man has been arrested following a month-long credit card fraud investigation. 26-year-old Kyle Genewick of Gladstone is charged with Larceny in a Building and Theft of a Financial Transaction Device, which are both felonies. The investigation into the theft of the credit card found […]

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One Injured In Marquette County Accident

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was injured in a single-vehicle accident last night in Marquette County. The accident happened around 8:00 p.m. on Mangum Road in Chocolay Township. Reports say an SUV missed a curve, went off of the road and struck a tree. The driver was taken to UP […]

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State Rep. John Kivela Arrested On OUIL Charge

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109th District State Representative John Kivela says he is seeking help for alcohol addiction following his arrest on a charge of Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol. In a statement released this afternoon, the Marquette Democrat said he was arrested on the charge last night just outside […]

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State Police Release Update On U.P. Fatal Traffic Accident

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Calumet, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Calumet Post have released an update of their investigation into a single-vehicle fatal traffic crash. It happened around 5:30pm Sunday on US-41 near Highway Location Road in Houghton County’s Osceola Township. Troopers say a vehicle operated by 48-year-old Diane McCollum of Calumet crossed […]

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Marquette City Commission Selects New Mayor

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette has a new mayor in office today. The Marquette City Commission selected Commissioner Dave Campana as the new mayor at an organizational meeting last night in Marquette. Commissioner Sara Reynolds was voted in as Mayor Pro Tem. The meeting also featured the installation […]

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Ishpeming Schools Finalize New Superintendent Contract

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Ishpeming Public Schools Board of Education has finalized the contract for a new Superintendent. At a brief meeting yesterday evening, the board formally approved the contract for Carrie Meyer to become the new District Superintendent. Meyer comes to the Ishpeming Schools from the the L’Anse Area […]

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Fatal Accident In Western U.P.

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Calumet, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Calumet Post responded to a single-vehicle fatal traffic crash yesterday evening. The accident happened around 5:30pm on US-41 near Highway Location Road. Witnesses told Troopers they saw the vehicle cross the center line and run off the left side of the roadway, went […]

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Eastern U.P. Armed Robbery Investigated

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Cedarville, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in the eastern U.P. say two people are in jail after the armed robbery of a business over the weekend. The suspects are accused of robbing a pharmacy in Cedarville in Mackinac County at gunpoint Saturday. One of the robbers demanded morphine at the pharmacy and […]

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