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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Tech Department of Public Safety and Police Services says a suspect in Thursday’s social media threats was taken into custody late last night. The suspect was arrested after an investigation into an anonymous post on the social media site Yik Yak threatening the lives of […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Senator Tom Casperson will be in Marquette later today to talk to the public about his run for Congress. The Escanaba Republican will meet with voters to introduce himself and discuss their concerns for the 1st Congressional District. Casperson announced his decision on Monday to run […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan State Housing Development Authority has awarded a grant to Marquette and Houghton Counties to help demolish four to five blighted residential buildings. The $83,400 Community Development Block Grant will be used to demolish three buildings in Marquette County’s Republic Township and one to two buildings […]

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Manistique, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Manistique man who plead guilty to murder charges in connection with the death of three people in Schoolcraft County has been sentenced to life in prison. 47-year-old Garry Cordell was sentenced today on two counts of first degree murder and one count of felony murder for […]

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Marquette County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Road Commission says a bridge project on County Road 480 is wrapping up tomorrow. The Road Commission is reopening the bridge on County Road 480 over the LS&I Railroad to through traffic as of noon. Work on the bridge deck had been underway […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Delta County man has been arrested following a month-long credit card fraud investigation. 26-year-old Kyle Genewick of Gladstone is charged with Larceny in a Building and Theft of a Financial Transaction Device, which are both felonies. The investigation into the theft of the credit card found […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was injured in a single-vehicle accident last night in Marquette County. The accident happened around 8:00 p.m. on Mangum Road in Chocolay Township. Reports say an SUV missed a curve, went off of the road and struck a tree. The driver was taken to UP […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109th District State Representative John Kivela says he is seeking help for alcohol addiction following his arrest on a charge of Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol. In a statement released this afternoon, the Marquette Democrat said he was arrested on the charge last night just outside […]

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Calumet, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Calumet Post have released an update of their investigation into a single-vehicle fatal traffic crash. It happened around 5:30pm Sunday on US-41 near Highway Location Road in Houghton County’s Osceola Township. Troopers say a vehicle operated by 48-year-old Diane McCollum of Calumet crossed […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette has a new mayor in office today. The Marquette City Commission selected Commissioner Dave Campana as the new mayor at an organizational meeting last night in Marquette. Commissioner Sara Reynolds was voted in as Mayor Pro Tem. The meeting also featured the installation […]

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