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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan’s firearms deer season comes to an end just after sundown tonight, but State Natural Resources officials are pleased with reports of another successful hunt. Brent Rudolph of the DNR, says an estimated 671,000 people participated in the two-week firearms hunt this year, which is a two […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The State Senate has taken a step toward holding the state’s first-ever modern day hunting season for gray wolves. The upper-chamber yesterday voted to designate the wolf as a game animal. And while the legislation doesn’t create a wolf hunting season, if passed, it would allow the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Township Board will be holding a public hearing on the proposed township operating budget for Fiscal Year 2013 next week. The public hearing will be held at the Township Community Center on Thursday evening at 5 p.m. The property tax millage rate proposed to be […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Troopers from the Negaunee State Police Post and Fire Investigators from the 8th District State Police Headquarters are working to determine the cause of an early morning fire in Marquette Township that claimed the life of one person. The fire at a mobile home at 2262 Moran […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Eastern U.P. man has been sentenced in Federal Court in Marquette for illegally transporting and storing explosives. 64-year-old John Lechner of Sault Ste. Marie, was sentenced to a total of 51 months in prison and a fine of $6,000. Lechner was convicted in June last year […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Strategic Fund has approved state support for a major redevelopment project in downtown Marquette. The project at site of the former Sara Lee Bakery on West Washington Street is planned to feature a 150,000 square foot high-density, mixed-use center that will serve as a gateway […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Firefighters in Marquette Township were called out to an early morning structure fire today. The fire was reported around 5:15 a.m. on the 2200 block of Moran Street. Firefighters arriving on the scene reported that the structure was fully engulfed in flames and is considered to be […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Firefighters in Marquette Township were called out to an early morning structure fire today. The fire was reported around 5:15 a.m. at 2243 Moran Street.  Firefighters arriving on the scene reported that the structure was fully engulfed in flames and is considered to be a total loss. […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The State House Agriculture Committee took testimony yesterday in Lansing from an Upper Michigan zoo owner on legislation designed to help private zoos in Michigan. Carrie Cramer, part owner of the DeYoung Family Zoo in Wallace and star of the Nat Geo Wild show “My Life is […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder today delivered a special message on energy and the environment, calling for long-term, adaptable policies ensuring Michigan has the energy future generations need to thrive, while ensuring Michigan’s natural wonders are preserved and protected. The governor is calling for a comprehensive energy policy that […]

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