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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Bay College has announced a series of budget cuts at their Escanaba and Iron Mountain campuses to address a deficit of over one million dollars. Officials say enrollment drops and a double-digit percentage increase in health care costs resulted in the need for the financial adjustments. Faculty […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police arrested four people yesterday on drug and weapons charges after a traffic stop. The incident happened just after 5:00 p.m. on McClellan Avenue near Center Street when police stopped a vehicle and found undisclosed amounts of methamphetamine, ecstacy and marijuana and a firearm in […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Results of a recent city-wide community recycling survey in Marquette will be shared with city officials this evening. Residents were surveyed last October by students in an Environmental Studies class at Northern Michigan University to gather information on community recycling habits and make recommendations for improvement. The […]

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Wetmore man has been found guilty on four felony counts in connection with a fatal traffic accident last summer in Bark River. The verdicts were handed down today in the trial of 19-year-old Dalton Carll in Delta County Circuit Court. Carll was the driver a pickup […]

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Negaunee Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at Negaunee Post are investigating an overnight break-in at the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter. The facility is located on Snowfield Road in Negaunee Township. The break-in was discovered by employees upon opening for business today. An unknown suspect or suspects gained entry into […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A new director of the Peter White Public Library in Marquette has been selected. The Library Board of Trustees voted to offer the position to Andrea Ingmire of Indiana at a special meeting last night. Ingmire is currently the library director at the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A mix of freezing drizzle and snow has made for very slippery road conditions around the central U.P. this morning.  As a result, we have several school closings and delays.  Here’s our latest list: Marquette Area Public Schools & Marquette Head Start Centers Father Marquette North Star […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Unseasonably wintry weather is continuing today across the central U.P. The National Weather Service in Negaunee Township says a Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 3:00 a.m. tomorrow for Marquette and Baraga Counties. Snow showers will continue into the overnight and early morning hours across higher […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police from the Negaunee Post investigated an early-morning traffic accident involving a logging semi-truck today in Marquette County. It happened just after 3:00 o’clock this morning on westbound US-41 near County Road CKL in Ely Township. Troopers say a fully-loaded logging truck, driven by 20-year-old Skylar […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A new director of the Peter White Public Library may be selected this evening. The Library Board of Trustees is holding a special meeting tonight to discuss and evaluate candidates for the position of library director. The meeting will be in the Lion’s Room on the main […]

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