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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder seems to be softening on his position concerning right-to-work legislation. The governor had previously said he would rather not deal with the issue at this point, but yesterday said right-to-work legislation is (quote) “on the agenda for thoughtful discussion,” but he would not say […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – As Governor Snyder and legislative leaders discuss the possibility of right-to-work legislation, a new poll shows most voters support making Michigan a right-to-work state. The poll conducted by East-Lansing based Mitchell Research & Communication found that 51 percent of Michigan residents support a right-to-work law while 41 […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post have released an update on the investigation into a fatal structure fire that happened last Thursday in Marquette Township. According to a statement released this morning, investigators have determined the fire to be accidental and it originated in the kitchen area. […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies are continuing their investigation into the break-in of Fran’s Service station in Palmer last month. Deputies have been working with the Dickinson County and the Marinette County Sheriff’s Offices on possible connections to the break-in. Authorities in Marinette County, WI are investigating the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Health officials say the flu season is off to its earliest start in nearly 10 years – and it could be a bad one. Officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say this year’s flu season is the earliest since 2003-04 and that was considered […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Supporters of legislation to ban cellphone use by teen drivers with graduated driver’s licenses are calling on the Michigan House to pass the legislation before the end of the year. State legislators, public safety officials and students joined the mother of an accident victim yesterday to urge […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials at Northern Michigan University in Marquette say the investigation into the death of a freshman athlete is continuing. 18-year-old Arianna Alioto of Columbia, Missouri, a redshirt member of the NMU Soccer Team, died Friday evening after apparently drowning at the pool in the Physical Educational Instructional […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials at Northern Michigan University say the investigation into the death of a freshman athlete is continuing. 18-year-old Arianna Alioto of Columbia, Missouri, a redshirt member of the NMU Soccer Team, died Friday night after an apparent drowning at the pool in the Physical Educational Instructional Facility […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two overdue hunters were found safe and sound early Saturday by Troopers from the Wakefield Post in Ontonagon County. State Police were called out just before midnight on Friday on the report of the hunters being overdue.  They were hunting in the Carp Lake Township area near […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette is holding a meeting tonight discussing the future of one of the city’s most popular parks. The city is inviting all interested community members in the land use planning process for Tourist Park. The plan will address all aspects of the public space, […]

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