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New Name Unveiled For U.P. Regional Hospitals

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News)  –  A name change has been announced for regional hospitals under LifePoint healthcare. Officials have launched a new name, logo and brand image for Bell Hospital in Ishpeming, Portage Health in Hancock and Marquette General Hospital as “U.P. Health System”. Under the new plan the hospitals will be […]

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Stabbing Suspect Arraigned In Dickinson County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Iron Mountain man has been arraigned in connection with a weekend stabbing in Dickinson County. 44-year-old Aaron Ray Hodges was arraigned in Dickinson County District Court on a charge of attempted murder. He was also charged as being an habitual offender. Hodges is alleged to have […]

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Rollover Accident In Forsyth Township

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Authorities in Marquette County are investigating a single-vehicle rollover crash in Forsyth Township. According to Forsyth Township Police, the accident happened early yesterday morning at the intersection of County Road 557 and Serenity Drive in Gwinn. Few details have been made available, but reports say the vehicle […]

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Gogebic County Stabbing Under Investigation

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing today into a weekend stabbing in Dickinson County. State Police from the Iron Mountain Post say they were called to a cabin in Felch Township around 1:00 a.m., central time, yesterday on a report of a fight between two men. Troopers and Dickinson […]

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Fire Reported At EMP Plant In Escanaba

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Firefighters responded to a fire this morning at the Engineered Machine Products facility in Escanaba. The fire was reported just after 9:00 a.m. when a heating unit on the second floor of the building caught fire. One person sustained some minor injuries in the fire, and no […]

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Gogebic County Authorities Investigate Death

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Gogebic County authorities are investigating the death of an Ironwood Township man. According to the Gogebic County Sheriff’s Office, 25-year-old Craig Fox sustained fatal injuries when he became pinned under his vehicle along the shoulder of US-2 in Watersmeet Township late yesterday. No other information has been […]

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Marquette County Hospitals Prepare For Ebola

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette General and Bell Hospital are taking proactive steps to prepare for the possibility of Ebola appearing in the area. Officials say they are prepared to identify, diagnosis, and treat anyone presenting symptoms. They add, however, that while no Ebola cases have been reported in Michigan, they […]

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Largest Meth Bust In Marquette County History Last Night In Ishpeming

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team says the largest single amount of meth-making materials ever seized in Marquette County was captured last night in Ishpeming. UPSET detectives raided a pair of meth labs yesterday in the city. In the first case, a 37–year-old woman was arrested after […]

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Ishpeming Man Pleads Guilty In Fatal Accident Case

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Ishpeming man has admitted to reckless driving which led to the deaths of two people last summer. 19-year old Raymond Anderson plead guilty yesterday in Marquette County District Court to two counts of moving violation causing death. The misdemeanor is punishable by up to 1 year […]

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Two Meth Busts Reported In Ishpeming

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team is reporting the seizure of two meth labs yesterday in the City of Ishpeming. UPSET detectives and Ishpeming Police say the two different locations were within a few miles of each other and are related. In the first case, a 37–year-old […]

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