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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Negaunee City Police are continuing their investigation into a multi-vehicle accident that happened yesterday afternoon at the intersection of US 41 and Teal Lake Avenue. The accident happened around 1:40 p.m. when a minivan heading west on US 41, driven by 29-year-old Jackie Swanson of Ishpeming, crossed […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Alger County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a fatal snowmobiling accident that occurred early this morning in Munising Township. The accident happened on Trail #8 around 4 a.m. when a westbound machine, operated by a 46-year-old Illinois man was involved in a crash. He was riding with […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University in Marquette, Michigan Tech in Houghton and Finlandia University are all closed today due to inclement weather. Roads around the Upper Peninsula are all reported to be snow-covered and slippery and visibility is being affected by high winds and blowing snow, making travel difficult […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service in Negaunee Township has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow and blowing snow for Marquette County until midnight tonight and a Blizzard Warning for Alger County until 5 p.m. tomorrow. Snowfall will continue through this evening into tomorrow and may be […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Munising Detachment say one dog was killed and two were injured early yesterday when a dog team competing in the UP200 sled dog race was hit by a pickup truck in Alger County. The accident happened around 5:40 a.m. on M-28 near the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The results are in for all of the sled dog races from this past weekend. The winner of the UP200 was Ryan Anderson of Ray, Minnesota.  This marks his 4th consecutive win of the UP200. Second place went to Keith Aili, also of Ray, Minnesota, and third […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office investigated a weekend pickup truck-pedestrian accident in Chocolay Township. The accident happened around 9 a.m. Saturday when an eastbound pickup, driven by a 25-year-old Harvey man, struck a female pedestrian on Lakewood Lane as she walked out onto the roadway in front […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Canadian National Railroad has donated $500,000 to Michigan Technological University’s Rail Transportation Program to create the CN Endowed Fellowship in Rail Transportation. This brings CN’s total funding to the program to $750,000.  Building on the CN Rail Transportation Education Center that opened in 2010, the endowment will […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police say authorities arrested 45 drunk drivers during a Super Bowl weekend drunk driving crackdown. The total includes 11 drivers arrested for a Blood Alcohol Content of .17 or higher under Michigan’s so-called Super Drunk Law. Sixty-five law enforcement agencies in 20 counties participated in the […]

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