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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Today marks the 11th anniversary of terrorist attacks on the United States in New York, The Pentagon and in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. While the tragedy of that day still brings anger and sadness to many of us, it’s important to remember that Americans from all walks of life […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Police Department swore in two new special officers last night. At the regular meeting of the Marquette City Commission, Police officially swore in the department’s two new drug dogs, Frodo and Scud. The pair take over for Nero, the city’s previous narcotics dog, who […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is suing the Upper Peninsula Indian tribe that plans to build a new casino in downtown Lansing. In the complaint, filed in the U.S. District Court for the Western District in Michigan, Schuette charges that the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan has cut K-12 education funding deeper than 28 other states, according to a new report from the Washington, D.C. based Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. The report shows that, since 2008, Michigan cut K-12 funding 8.8 percent or $542 per pupil, based on unadjusted numbers. […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – Good news for Michigan motorists this week. Gas prices are down eight cents a gallon. According to Triple A Michigan, the current statewide average is just below $3.97 per gallon, however that’s over nine cents more than at this time last year. Of the cities it surveys, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is reporting a fatal Off Road Vehicle accident that happened over the weekend in Champion Township. The accident happened Saturday, Sept. 8, at 5:25 p.m. on the Clear Lake Access Road. Michael Argall, 51, of Ishpeming was riding a four-wheeler toward Clear […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post are looking for the public’s help as they investigate a case of arson and theft in Ishpeming Township. According to police, a portable outhouse located near the boat launch area of the Clark Creek Public Access site on Red Road was […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Baraga County Sheriff’s Office responded to a fatal early-morning structure fire yesterday in Arvon Township. The fire was reported just after 5 a.m. at a residence on Ohman Road in Skanee.  Fire crews from Arvon Township and Aura responded to the scene to put out the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is reporting a fatal Off Road Vehicle accident that happened over the weekend in Champion Township. The accident happened just before 5:30 p.m. Saturday on the Clear Lake Access Road.  A 51-year-old Ishpeming man was riding a four-wheeler toward Clear Lake and […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Board of Michigan Canvassers has finalized details on the six proposals that will be on Michigan’s fall ballot. The four-member bipartisan board also agreed on what order the proposals will appear on the ballot. They will appear as follows: Prop 1 is a referendum on the […]

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