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Phone Scam Reported In Western U.P.

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Ironwood, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with a western U.P. bank are warning residents of an apparent telephone scam. Staff with the Stephenson National Bank & Trust say they have gotten reports from customers receiving suspicious calls claiming to be from the bank. The automated calls say the customer’s Debit Card has […]

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Missing Marquette Co. Hunter Found In Good Condition

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s deputies and Search & Rescue crews responded to a report of a missing hunter last night. The 9-1-1 call came in around 6:30 p.m. from 53-year-old David Uitto of Ishpeming about his 85-year-old father Stanley, also of Ishpeming, being missing in an area of […]

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DNR Reports Vandalism On Marquette Co. Trails

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan DNR is looking for help from the public as they are investigating vandalism to signage on two snowmobile trails in Marquette County. Signs were knocked down, run over and damaged on Trails No. 8 and No. 5 over the past weekend near Champion. The DNR […]

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Yoopers Git Ready! A Storm’s A Comin’!

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service says winter is hitting the U.P. this weekend. A storm system over the southern Rockies is expected to lift into the western U.P. Friday evening and across eastern Lake Superior late Friday night. Colder temperatures are expected to generate several inches of lake […]

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NMU Launches Broadband Network Initiative

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University has launched an initiative to address rural areas in the U.P. and elsewhere where households either lack broadband access or have minimal speeds required for educational use. NMU’s Educational Access Network merges the broadband coverage and speed of the university’s wireless LTE system with […]

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Marquette City Commission Selects Mayor & Mayor Pro Tem

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission held their annual organizational meeting last night and selected the Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem for the upcoming year. Following the swearing in of Commissioners Dave Campana and Sarah Reynolds, who were both re-elected to the Commission this week, Commissioners re-elected Campana to […]

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Marquette City Commission Holding Organizational Meeting Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has their first post-election meeting tonight. Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today for a preview. Angeli said the City Clerk will be administering oath of office to Commissioners Dave Campana and Sarah Reynolds, who […]

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Ishpeming Drunk Driving Crash Injures One

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming Police responded to a two-vehicle crash last night at the intersection of US-41 and Lakeshore Drive. The accident happened around 7:30pm on westbound US-41 when a pickup truck rear-ended an SUV that was stopped at a red light. The driver of the SUV was taken to […]

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Chippewa Co. Man Headed To Prison

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Sault Ste. Marie, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Chippewa County man has been sentenced in Federal Court to 3-and-a-half years in prison for domestic violence. 28-year-old Justin Wykoff of Sault Ste. Marie was charged with Domestic Violence by an Habitual Offender on connection with an incident in the Soo in December of […]

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Manistique M-94 Road Project Wraps Up Today

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Manistique, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation says their major reconstruction of M-94 in Manistique is wrapping up today. M-DOT reconstructed 1.3 miles of M-94 from Chippewa Avenue to US-2 in Manistique. The $4.5 million project began in May. Final work is being completed today and the detour is […]

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