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Sault Ste. Marie, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is continuing to investigate the cause of a mechanical failure that closed down one of the Sault Ste. Marie locks for emergency repairs. The Army Corps says the MacArthur Lock is experiencing mechanical issues and has been taken out […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police have arrested a former Marquette man on explosives charges. 28-year-old Christian Nutini is charged with one count of Placing Explosives Near Property Causing Damage and one count of Placing An Explosive In Or Near A Vulnerable Target. The charges come after an investigation into […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has formally approved a purchase agreement with Duke LifePoint Healthcare for city land for the construction of a new hospital. By a 6-to-1 vote at a special meeting yesterday, Commissioners approved the agreement to sell 37 acres of land along Baraga Avenue to […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Gwinn man has been arrested following an investigation into a breaking and entering of a Marquette residence last week. 25-year-old Robert Oakland was arrested Wednesday after Marquette Police identified him as the suspect in the break-in that happened last Saturday. Oakland is alleged to have entered […]

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team is reporting the seizure of a meth lab yesterday in the City of Marquette. Detectives located the lab at a residence on the 1400 block of Wright Street. Detectives also found components for making meth and hazardous waste left over […]

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Republic, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Fire crews are back at the scene of a wildfire today in Marquette County. The Department of Natural Resources says fire was reported around 1:00 o’clock yesterday afternoon about three-and-a-half miles north of Republic near the Eagle Mine Humboldt Mill. At last report, the fire had consumed […]

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash this morning in Marquette Township. Authorities say the accident happened at the intersection of US-41 and Commerce Drive just before 10:00 a.m. An eastbound 2015 Chevy Cruze, driven by 61-year-old Mary Wesler of Marquette, ran a red light […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a motorcycle accident this morning on M-553 near the Marquette County Fairgrounds. The accident happened just before 8:00 a.m. south of County Road N-H when a deer ran out into the path of a southbound motorcycle operated by 33-year-old Daniel Hendrickson […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities responded to the Picnic Rocks area in the City of Marquette for a paddle boarder in distress just before 6:00 o’clock yesterday evening. Two Marquette Lifeguards on a jet ski where deployed out to the paddle boarder. The lifeguards stayed with the person until Coast Guard […]

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A downstate man was the victim of an apparent drowning in Lake Superior yesterday. 49-year-old Andrew Kneeshaw of Grand Blanc died in the incident reported near the shore of McLain State Park in Houghton County. Reports say Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a call about a stranded swimmer […]

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