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Marquette Street Project Underway

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 200 block of West Washington Street in the City of Marquette will undergo a major repair and improvement project beginning today. The Marquette Downtown Development Authority says the project will include complete replacement of the curbing, removal of brick pavers, installation of stamped concrete, and the […]

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Two-Vehicle Crash In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police responded to a two-vehicle traffic accident yesterday morning. The accident happened around 8:30 a.m. at the intersection of US-41 and Grove Street in South Marquette. Reports say a northbound driver on Grove Street went through a red light and was hit by an eastbound […]

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Menominee County Highway Project Begins

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Menominee, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is starting a road resurfacing project on M-35 in Menominee County today that will run through the summer. M-DOT will resurface 5.9 miles and pave shoulders on M-35 from 48th Avenue in the City of Menominee to north of Birch Creek Road. […]

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NMU Board Approves Fee Increase But Waits On Tuition

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Northern Michigan University Board of Trustees today approved a $164 per semester increase in housing and dining rates for the upcoming academic year. The Board, however, did not make a decision on tuition and will take up the matter after higher education appropriations are decided in […]

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MTU Board Approves New Strategic Plan, Increases Tuition

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Technological University’s Board of Control has approved a new strategic plan for the Houghton school. The board says the plan will focus on exceptional and diverse people, distinctive educational programs, and research, innovation and entrepreneurship to position Michigan Tech as a leading global technological university. In […]

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One Man Killed, One Man Injured In Houghton Accident

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Houghton say one man died and another was injured in an accident involving an unoccupied dump truck this morning at the city’s Public Works garage. Houghton Police say the dump truck rolled over a 48-year-old and a 49-year-old man, both from Houghton, around 7:20 this […]

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Man Arrested For Break-In Now Suspect In Car Theft

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Calumet, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Houghton County man who was arraigned in connection with a break-in at a Calumet auto parts store is now the suspect in two car thefts and another break-in. 36-year-old Isaac Laplander of Calumet was charged in the break-in at Harter’s Auto Supply that occurred last week. […]

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U.P. College Graduations This Weekend

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University’s spring commencement ceremony will be held at 10:30 tomorrow morning at the Superior Dome in Marquette. Of the 991 students eligible to graduate, nearly 890 are expected to participate in the ceremony. The commencement exercises will be broadcast live on WNMU Public TV 13 […]

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Search Warrants In Grand Marias

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Grand Marais, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Arrest warrants have been filed for two people in Alger County following the execution of a search warrant in Grand Marais. Reports say the search warrant was executed on March 20th at the Sportsman’s Restaurant located on Lake Avenue. Warrants for possession of marijuana and for […]

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Marquette City Block Project Starts Monday

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 200 block of West Washington Street in the City of Marquette will undergo a major repair and improvement project beginning Monday. The Marquette Downtown Development Authority says the project will include complete replacement of the curbing, removal of brick pavers, installation of stamped concrete, and the […]

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