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U.P. Motorcycle Crash Injures One

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was injured in an early morning motorcycle accident in Marquette County. State Police at the Negaunee Post say the accident happened just after 3:30 a.m. today on Brown Deer Road off of County Road 550 in Marquette Township. Reports say the motorcycle left the roadway […]

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U.P. B&E Investigation Finds Meth Components

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Forsyth Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Forsyth Township Police say an investigation into some recent reports of camp break-ins resulted in the locating of meth-making components. Authorities executed a search warrant at a property on Northwestern Lake Trail yesterday evening while investigating several reported break-ins at camps in the area. Officers found […]

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Gwinn School Board Has Vacancy To Fill

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Gwinn, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Gwinn School Board is currently seeking applications to fill an open member seat. The vacancy was created by the resignation of Board member AJ Filizetti, effective August 9th. The Board now has thirty days to fill this vacancy and the person appointed will serve on the […]

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Marquette County Election Results For 8/5/2015

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – MARQUETTE COUNTY ELECTION RESULTS Marquette County Medical Care Facility Millage Renewal of .55 mills for five years for funding of operations. Yes: 3088  No: 980 Marquette City Senior Services Millage of one mill for five years to provide services to Marquette City residents aged 60 and over. […]

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Emergency Work Continues On Closed Soo Lock

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Sault Ste. Marie, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is continuing to investigate the cause of a mechanical failure that closed down one of the Sault Ste. Marie locks for emergency repairs. The Army Corps says the MacArthur Lock is experiencing mechanical issues and has been taken out […]

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Former Marquette Man Arrested On Felony Explosives Charges

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police have arrested a former Marquette man on explosives charges. 28-year-old Christian Nutini is charged with one count of Placing Explosives Near Property Causing Damage and one count of Placing An Explosive In Or Near A Vulnerable Target. The charges come after an investigation into […]

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Marquette Commissioners Approve Duke LifePoint Land Sale

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has formally approved a purchase agreement with Duke LifePoint Healthcare for city land for the construction of a new hospital. By a 6-to-1 vote at a special meeting yesterday, Commissioners approved the agreement to sell 37 acres of land along Baraga Avenue to […]

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Gwinn Man Arrested For Marquette B&E

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Gwinn man has been arrested following an investigation into a breaking and entering of a Marquette residence last week. 25-year-old Robert Oakland was arrested Wednesday after Marquette Police identified him as the suspect in the break-in that happened last Saturday. Oakland is alleged to have entered […]

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Meth Lab Located In Marquette Township

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team is reporting the seizure of a meth lab yesterday in the City of Marquette. Detectives located the lab at a residence on the 1400 block of Wright Street. Detectives also found components for making meth and hazardous waste left over […]

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DNR Crews Fight Marquette County Wildfire

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Republic, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Fire crews are back at the scene of a wildfire today in Marquette County. The Department of Natural Resources says fire was reported around 1:00 o’clock yesterday afternoon about three-and-a-half miles north of Republic near the Eagle Mine Humboldt Mill. At last report, the fire had consumed […]

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