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House Fire in Ishpeming

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming Firefighters responded to a structure fire over the weekend. The fire at 608 ‘E’ Street was reported just after 7:30pm on Saturday. Upon arrival, fire crews found heavy smoke showing throughout the structure as the fire had broken through a lower level window with flames showing. […]

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Drunk Driver Crashes Into Ishpeming High School

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Charges against the driver of an SUV that crashed into a wall at Ishpeming High School over the weekend will be formally filed later today. Ishpeming Police say the incident happened just before 2:00 o’clock early Saturday morning when a southbound Jeep Cherokee went through the intersection of […]

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Missing U.P. Boy Found After Search

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A 10-year old boy in the Upper Peninsula was found last night after a four hour search. The Menominee County Sheriff’s Department says Michael Getzloff was found in a structure less than a mile from his home.  The boy was first discovered missing at 5:30 last night. […]

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Local Credit Union Announces Merger

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A merger between two credit unions is set to benefit residents around the state. SIR Federal Credit Union is merging with Honor Credit Union. SIR selected Honor Credit Union to align with for the purpose of benefiting members of both credit unions. SIR Federal Credit Union currently […]

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Streets Closed In Marquette On Saturday

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A pair of street closures will be in effect tomorrow in the City of Marquette. First, West Bluff Street will be closed to traffic from Seventh Street to Morgan Street from 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to accommodate the annual Firemen’s Parade and static display. The annual […]

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High Speed Chase in Baraga County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was arrested after a high speed chase early this morning in Baraga County. Officers with Baraga Police say alcohol appears to have been a factor in the incident that started in the Village of Baraga where the suspect’s vehicle was clocked at speeds in excess […]

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Two Arrested for Planning to Manufacture Meth

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – UPSET detectives and Troopers from the State Police Post in Negaunee initiated a traffic stop yesterday on County Road 496 in Ely Township. A search of the vehicle located components for the manufacture of meth. A 29-year-old woman and a 20-year-old man were arrested and charged with […]

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Meth Dump Site Found in Marquette Township

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team was contacted by the Marquette County Sheriff’s Department yesterday in response to a meth dump site found in Marquette Township west of the Target store. A teacher at The North Star Academy was walking on a trail with a group of […]

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Armed Robbery of Valle’s Corner Convenience Store

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are investigating the armed robbery of a business that happened last night. Police say a hooded and masked man entered Valle’s Corner Convenience Store at 246 West Hewitt Street around 10:45pm, brandished a knife at the female cashier and made off with an undisclosed […]

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Fatal Traffic Crash in Munising Township

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Alger County Sheriff’s Department and the State Police at the Munising Detachment responded to a fatal traffic crash early this morning in Munising Township. Reports say the accident happened just before 5:00 a.m. when two vehicles collided head-on on Federal Forest Highway 13 in Munising about […]

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