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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – UP Health System – Marquette is beginning a national search for a new CEO following the resignation of CEO Ed Banos. In a statement released yesterday, the hospital says Jim Bogan is assuming the top leadership post at the hospital while the search is launched. Bogan, who […]

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Michigan lawmaker’s bill to assist rural small businesses has been approved in the State House. 110th District State Representative Scott Dianda’s bill allows businesses that currently sell beer and wine to also sell gas. The bill waives a $10,000 inventory requirement for businesses located in […]

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Houghton woman has been arraigned on misdemeanor alcohol and drug charges following a rollover traffic accident last Friday with her children inside the car. 34-year-old Annie Marion Freeman is charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated with an occupant less than 16 years old, which is […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Dr. Kerri Schuiling has been named the new Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Northern Michigan University. Schuiling is a graduate of NMU and served most recently as professor and dean of the College of Health Sciences and Professional Studies. NMU President Fritz Erickson says […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Firefighters responded to an early morning fire today at the WE Energies Presque Isle power plant on Lakeshore Boulevard. The fire in the plant’s coal bunker was discovered by workers and was called in just before 4:30 a.m. City fire crews worked with WE Energies […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – All 32 Michigan Department of Transportation U.P. roadside parks have now reopened for the season. M-DOT says roadside parks in Upper Michigan usually open in mid to late April each year but some openings were delayed this year. Most parks reopened April 27th. A handful of parks […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has voted to repair and re-open a damaged portion of Lakeshore Boulevard. The section of the popular road between Wright Street and Hawley Street has been closed due to flood damage and erosion since being hit by a gale last September. Commissioners voted […]

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Negaunee Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a two-vehicle accident yesterday evening on US-41 at Midway Drive in Negaunee Township. The accident happened just after 6:00 p.m. when a 2004 Dodge Caravan, driven by 25-year-old Kayla Houghton of Marquette, pulled out from Midway Drive to head east […]

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Houghton woman has been arrested on alcohol and drug charges after a rollover traffic accident Friday with her children inside the car. State Police at the Calumet Post were called out just after 10:30 p.m. Friday to Airport Road near M-26 in Houghton County’s Osceola Township. […]

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Waucedah Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Iron Mountain Post say one man was injured in a motorcycle accident Saturday evening in Dickinson County. The accident happened around 7:40 p.m.,central time, on County Road G-69 in Waucedah Township. Troopers say a motorcycle operated by 43-year-old Mark Kleikamp of Powers […]

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