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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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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police responded to a two-vehicle crash last night on the US-41 bypass. The accident happened around 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of US-41 and McClellan Avenue. Reports say an eastbound pickup on US-41 ran a red light and collided with an SUV that was southbound […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A bill honoring veterans in the western U.P. introduced by 110th District State Representative Scott Dianda has advanced out of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. The bill would name the Highway M-64 bridge over the Ontonagon River in Ontonagon Township the “Ontonagon County Veterans Memorial Bridge.” […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Marquette Area Public Schools Board of Education has ratified a new contract for district teachers. At a special meeting last night, board members voted 5-2 to pass the new contract. The agreement covers a three year period, from 2013 to 2016, with scheduled raises in 2014-15 […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The murder trial for a man suspected of killing his wife last December began yestrday in Houghton County Circuit Court. 35-year-old Nima Nassiri of Dollar Bay is charged with second degree murder for allegedly beating his wife, Sanaz Nezami, who later died from the injuries she sustained. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Officials with Cliffs Natural Resources have begun the process of possible development of creating a power plant to serve their facilities in Marquette County. According to a statement released yesterday, Cliffs and Invenergy Thermal Development have executed a Letter of Intent to consider a combined heat and […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A downtown Marquette nightspot has issued a formal apology for a weekend drink special referring to the Ray Rice domestic violence scandal. The Wild Rover on Washington Street came under fire this week on social media in the community for presenting a drink special called the “Ray […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the St. Ignace post say one person was injured in a weekend motorcycle-deer accident in Doyle Township. Troopers say a 55-year-old Cooks man was heading east on US-2 near County Road 438 on a motorcycle around 9:30 yesterday morning when he struck two deer […]

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