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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The cougar population in the Upper Peninsula is not expected to grow by leaps and bounds anytime soon. Michigan Department of Natural Resources wildlife biologist Brian Roell says, while the U.P. has the right habitat and food source, it isn’t large enough to encourage rapid growth. In […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission held their annual administrative meeting last night. The meeting featured the swearing in of two new members of the City Commission, Dave Campana and Sara Reynolds. The Commission also selected Robert Niemi as the new Mayor of Marquette and Fred Stonehouse was selected […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Area Public Schools Board of Education is looking for public input on their possible realignment plans. The board will soon be voting on whether to adopt a realignment proposal of K-5, 6-8, 9-12. Included in this proposal is the potential to reopen Graveraet as a […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the St. Ignace Post are continuing their investigation into a traffic accident yesterday morning involving a Manistique school bus. School officials say no injuries were reported to the kids on board or the driver of the bus when it was struck by a car […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission is holding their annual administrative meeting tonight. The meeting was not held last night due to the Veteran’s Day holiday. The agenda includes comments from outgoing Commissioners as well as outgoing Mayor Johnnie Depetro and the swearing in of new members of the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Area Public Schools Board of Education continued discussions of the possible realignment of elementary schools in the district last night. The board has been considering the realignment of Cherry Creek, Sandy Knoll and Superior Hills elementary schools for some time due to spacing issues. Also […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing into the cause of death of a hunter who went missing last weekend in Chippewa County. The body of 52-year-old Robert Andrzejewski was found early Sunday about 3 miles away from his duck blind in Munuscong Lake in the lower St. Marys River. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  An Upper Michigan man has died after a fall from the top of Miners Falls at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Alger County. 24-year-old Franklin Sade of Norway, Michigan, died at Munising Memorial Hospital as a result his injuries. The apparent accident occurred yesterday around 2:30 a.m. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Ishpeming says a published report concerning the controversial transfer of retirement funds of former Police Chief Jim Bjorne from the county to the city was misleading and inaccurate. According to a City of Ishpeming statement released yesterday, an article in the Marquette Mining Journal […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Senator Tom Casperson has apologized for including an inaccurate account of an incident in a 2011 resolution urging Congress to remove gray wolves from the federal endangered species list. M-Live.com says Casperson admitted the error in a floor speech yesterday saying “I was mistaken, I am […]

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