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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Five people were arrested yesterday in the western U.P. on drug charges. The Gogebic Iron Area Narcotics Team executed a search warrant at a residence on Oak Street in Ironwood. The search warrant and subsequent investigation resulted in 3 men and 2 women being arrested and lodged […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Superior Watershed Partnership is hosting two public meetings this week regarding their on-going independent assessment of the Eagle Mine in Northern Marquette County. Since October 2012 the Marquette-based environmental group has monitored the mine through the Community Environmental Monitoring Program. The monitoring includes verification of Eagle’s […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A group has formed seeking to put the question of a proposed boathouse at Founders Landing in Marquette on the ballot for voters to decide. The group “Save Founders Landing Beach” wants a referendum to allow city voters to decide if the Upper Peninsula Community Rowing Club […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Road Commission will begin enforcing weight restrictions on the County Road 480 bridge over the LS&I Railroad near Negaunee this week. The road commission says an inspection determined that the bridge, located just over a mile-and-a-half east of the intersection of County Road 480 […]

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  Closings and Delays for Tuesday, 11/25/2014: Superior Central Schools Manistique Area Schools Mid-Peninsula Schools Bark River-Harris Schools Big Bay de Noc Escanaba Public Schools Gladstone Schools & Gladstone Headstart Rapid River Schools & Rapid River Headstart Hannahville School, Holy Name & Saint Francis Schools Carney-Nadeau Schools Menominee Public Schools Stephenson Area Schools Tahquamenon Area […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – 11/24/2014 – An automobile accident on Shiras Hill has caused traffic back-ups and relegations.  Police have closed off the lane coming into Marquette, so traffic coming in to Marquette is being rerouted through Lake St. while traffic leaving Marquette is very slow due to the one-lane situation.  This is all the information […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A federal grant will be used to help connect people in rural areas of the U.P. and the Northern Lower Peninsula with quality health care. The $217,629 USDA grant will benefit 27 counties in the Upper Peninsula and Northern Lower Michigan. The funding, which comes through the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Lakeshore Boulevard between Wright Street and Hawley Street in the City of Marquette will remain closed until further notice. The road was closed during a November 11th storm, which sent large waves and pieces of the shoreline rock barrier into the roadway. That closure was the third […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police responded to a hit-and-run traffic accident last night. The accident was reported around 11:20 p.m. on Lincoln Avenue. Police say a silver Chevrolet, possibly a Monte Carlo, pulled out of Lot 16 on the campus of Northern Michigan University, turned south and struck an […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Travelers headed to the eastern U.P. or downstate may encounter some weather-related problems through tomorrow morning. The National Weather Service says a Lake Effect Snow Warning remains in effect until 10:00 a.m. tomorrow for Alger, northern Schoolcraft, Luce and Chippewa counties. Moderate to heavy lake effect snow […]

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