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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A 37-year-old man will stand trial on multiple charges stemming from a family squabble and standoff incident in the Western Upper Peninsula last month. Bobby Joe Nordstrom of Iron River waived his preliminary examination in Iron County trial court Monday and entered not guilty pleas to the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Munising man reported missing on Lake Superior has been found. Carl Behrend’s family reported him missing after not hearing from him for six days.  Behrend is attempting to sail around Lake Superior on his 18 foot catamaran. The U.S. and Canadian coast guard were searching for […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Today is Primary Election Day and voters are deciding the fates of several candidates running for a wide variety of offices as well as various municipal and school millage requests. Voters in today’s primary will narrow the field of candidates moving on to the general election in […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Secretary of State Ruth Johnson is urging Michigan citizens to vote in today’s primary election. The state’s chief election officer says currently 7,334,233 residents are registered to vote. This compares to the 2008 primary election, in which there were 7,243,261 registered voters. Voters are reminded that because […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Michigan soldier is among four Michigan soldiers injured during combat operations in Afghanistan. The Michigan National Guard says in addition to the four Michigan soldiers injured in combat, a downstate soldier was killed.  The injured U.P. soldier was 26–year old Specialist Steven Nelson of Dollar […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man will stand trial for a Fourth of July hit and run traffic accident that killed a Marquette woman and seriously injured her husband. 30-year old Luke Huotari of Gwinn waived his preliminary examination yesterday on two counts of knowingly leaving the scene of […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A popular camping area in the Eastern U.P. has been re-opened by the D-N-R. The Mouth of the Two Hearted River State Forest Campground # 2 in  Luce County had previously closed due to damage caused by the Duck Lake Fire in May. D-N-R Forest Resources Division […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Forsyth Township Police report the arrest of one person following an early-morning break-in at Sawyer. The break-in was called in from a residence at the former Air Force base around 3:30 am.  Officers responding to the scene were able to locate and arrest the suspect, who was […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man charged in a July Fourth hit-and-run accident in Marquette that claimed the life of one person and severely injured another appeared in District Court this morning. 30-year-old Luke Eugene Huotari of Gwinn, who is charged with two counts of knowingly leaving the scene […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan motorists are paying almost 39 cents more for gas this week, the fifth straight week of increases. ‘Triple A Michigan’ reports the current statewide average is just over three-dollars-99-cents per gallon, although motorists will find gas prices at well over $4.00 in many areas. The statewide […]

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