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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan motorists will find gas prices up 2.5 cents a gallon this week. AAA Michigan reports the current statewide average is just over $3.26 per gallon, down more than 31 cents from this same time last year. The Auto Club says that the lowest average price among […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Iron Mountain Post say an accident involving two semi trucks at the intersection of US-141 and US-2 in Breitung Township in Dickinson County yesterday morning closed down the intersection for about three hours. The accident happened just after noon central time when a semi […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming Police are reporting the arrest yesterday of a Marquette County man who was considered armed and dangerous and was wanted on several charges. Police say they arrested 31-year-old Todd Raymond Mills of Ishpeming around 7 o’clock yesterday evening in a vehicle in the City of Ishpeming. […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The trial of a man charged in connection with an armed robbery and home invasion in Alger County is slated to begin today. The trial of 35-year-old Ruben Joseph Rodriguez of Chicago is beginning today in Alger County Circuit Court with jury selection. He is one of […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting coming up this evening in Marquette. The Commission has several items on the agenda including a public hearing on some proposed residential rezoning and a presentation from the Marquette Food co-op. Also up for discussion are several administrative and […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Menominee County Prosecuting Attorney will review the case against a seventh grade student at a Menominee County school who was arrested this week for possession of a dangerous weapon on school property. The Menominee County Sheriff says the incident occurred Wednesday at the Carney-Nadeau School. Authorities […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Legislation to increase payments in lieu of taxes to local governments for state-owned land within their boundaries has been signed into law by Governor Rick Snyder. The legislation, sponsored in part by State Senator Tom Casperson, addresses repetitive problems with PILT payments not being paid on time […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The trial date has been set for a Marquette County man charged in a fatal hit-and-run accident. 31-year-old Luke Huotari of Gwinn appeared yesterday in Marquette County Circuit Court for a pre-trial conference. Huotari is charged two counts of leaving the scene of a personal injury accident […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A community forum was held last night in Marquette looking at improvements and upgrades to one of the city’s most popular parks. A proposed land use plan for Tourist Park was presented to interested parties at the Citizen’s Forum at Lakeview Arena by a Marquette architecture firm. […]

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Due to freezing rain causing very slippery conditions in several areas around the Upper Peninsula, the following schools are closed today, Friday 1/11/13: NICE Community Schools Republic-Michigamme Schools ALL Houghton & Keweenaw County Schools

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