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Gladstone Man Arrested After Traffic Crash

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Escanaba Public Safety responded to a single-vehicle accident yesterday afternoon. It happened on the 2200 block of First Avenue North around 3:30 p.m. when a pickup truck hit a utility pole and trapped the driver inside. The truck had been westbound on First Avenue North near North […]

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Lt. Governor Calley Visits Upper Michigan

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Iron Mountain, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Lt. Governor Brian Calley discussed the defense industry and energy while touring businesses in the Upper Peninsula today. Calley visited Systems Control in Iron Mountain this morning and is stopping in this afternoon at Lake Shore Systems in Kingsford. Calley is discussing efforts to protect […]

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Drugs Seized In Marquette Search

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police seized various illegal drugs at a residence early this morning. A search warrant was executed on the 500 block of West Baraga Avenue around 3:00 a.m. The search was part of a multi-agency narcotic investigation and netted undisclosed amounts of marijuana, edible THC products […]

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MQT County Man Arrested For Shooting Incident

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man has been arrested after an overnight shooting incident. Marquette County sheriff’s deputies responded to a call from a residence at 460 Yelle Road in Sands Township around 11:40 last night. The caller said a disorderly man was on their property and was possibly […]

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Forsyth Twp. Man Charged With Sex Crime With Minor

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Forsyth Township Police arrested one man yesterday on a felony charge of Child Sexually Abusive Activity. 56-year-old Todd Bartczak of Forsyth Township was arrested on the charge after it was authorized by the Marquette County Prosecutor’s Office. It is alleged that Bartczak enticed a minor to engage […]

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DNR Awards $1.4M In Improvement Grants

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan D-N-R has awarded just over $1-point-4 million to recreation improvement projects in 36 communities. The money comes through Recreation Passport grants funded by the sales of the annual Recreation Passport pass. The pass grants residents vehicle entry at all state parks and recreation areas. The […]

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Snyder Appoints Three To NMU Board

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Three new appointees to the Northern Michigan University Board of Trustees have been announced by Governor Rick Snyder. Lisa Fittante of Kingsford, Alexis Hart of downstate Royal Oak and James Haveman of downstate Grand Haven have been named to the eight-member governing body of NMU. Fittante is […]

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Kivela Chides Energy Plan As Bad For U.P.

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109th District State Representative John Kivela says the energy plan passed last week in Lansing came up short. The Marquette Democrat voted against the plan because it did not offer a solution to guarantee reliable and affordable power for the U.P. and Northern Lower Peninsula. Kivela said […]

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Marquette City Commission To Get Update On Founder’s Landing Construction

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting tonight in Marquette. Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today for a preview of the agenda. Angeli said the commission is scheduled to hear an update on the continuing development at […]

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School Closings & Delays For Monday, 12/19/16

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Bitterly cold conditions are being reported this morning across much of the Upper Peninsula. The National Weather Service has posted a Wind Chill Advisory until 10:00 o’clock this morning. Strong southwesterly winds and subzero temperatures are creating wind chills as low as 25 to 35 below zero […]

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