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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Downtown Development Authority says repairs to the Main Street Elevator and Stair Tower, located adjacent to the North Main Street Parking Lot in downtown Marquette begin today. Repairs, which include power washing and painting of the exterior, are expected to be completed by Wednesday, October […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Catholic Diocese of Marquette is reporting credible allegations of sexual abuse against a retired Upper Michigan priest. In a statement released this morning, the Diocese says allegations involving sexual abuse of male minors have been made against Father James Menapace. Bishop John Doerfler says after consultation […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has announced developments in the investigation into consumer complaints about propane pricing and delivery last winter. Under an agreement with Ferrellgas, more than 600 propane customers will share in a financial settlement of more than $100,000. Schuette has also filed a separate […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Several thousand residents were without power in the Houghton area yesterday afternoon. The Upper Peninsula Power Company is reporting a power outage that affected about 4,000 customers that started around 1 o’clock. The company says the outage lasted about and hour and crews were able to determine […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Copper Country man is lodged in the Houghton County Jail following arraignment on murder and attempted murder charges. 42-year-old Paul Moilanen of Hubbell has been arraigned one one count of second degree murder and one count of attempted murder in a stabbing incident in Hubbell early […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Baraga County Convention and Visitors Bureau is working on a project to implement new informational signage around the County. The project will feature a series of uniformly designed signs for natural sites, beaches, campgrounds and other points of interest. According to Executive Director Tracey Barrett, the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Fire Department is slated to receive a federal grant to improve operations and safety. The $50,624 grant comes through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program. The grant program is part of FEMA. These competitive grants will help fund professional […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team is reporting a major drug bust at a residence in Bruce Crossing yesterday. Detectives executed a search warrant at 12550 M-28 in Bruce Crossing around 11:30 a.m. yesterday. Officers seized 130 marijuana plants, $6,180 in cash, a firearm, about five pounds […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing into a single-vehicle rollover accident on North McClellan Avenue in Marquette. Police say a northbound Jeep, driven by a 53-year-old Marquette woman, crossed the centerline and left the roadway near Grant Street around 7:30 p.m. The vehicle hit a rock outcropping and rolled […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in the western U.P. are continuing to search for a runaway Bessemer girl. The Gogebic County Sheriff’s Office says 16-year-old Jordyn Mazanec was last seen in Ironwood on Monday. The girl’s family lost contact with her Monday after a verbal disagreement over the phone. Deputies say […]

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