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Meth Dump Sites Found In Delta County

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Detectives with the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team responded to a pair of meth dump sites this week in Delta County. The first location on North 17th Street near the Gladstone ski area was found by a pedestrian on Wednesday. UPSET detectives removed seven buckets of hazardous […]

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Former Marquette City Manager Bill Vajda Running For Marquette County Board

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Former Marquette City Manager Bill Vajda is running for the Marquette County Board of Commissioners. Vajda joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about his candidacy to represent District Three as an Independent. He said he is running as a non-partisan candidate […]

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Sara Cambensy Discusses Run For State House

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Current Marquette City Commissioner Sara Cambensy recently announced her run for the 109th District State House seat held by former Marquette Mayor John Kivela. Cambensy joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to explain why she is entered the race and addressed the key […]

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UP Health System Seeks Input On Hospital Building Re-Use

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with UP Health System are hosting a public forum next month to discuss the repurposing of their current Marquette facility. The public forum is set for Monday, May 2nd at 7:00 p.m. at the UPHS-Marquette Conference Center at the hospital. UP Health System regional President Jim […]

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Two Marquette Men Arrested For Assault

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two Marquette men have been arrested and charged in an assault incident at a local business earlier this year. Marquette City Police arrested 24-year-old Leon Hall and 21-year-old David Hunter on one count each of Aggravated Assault. The arrests are connected to an assault complaint on January […]

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Ishpeming Roundabout Construction Starts Monday

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is staring work on a roundabout project in the City of Ishpeming on Monday. M-DOT is building a roundabout at the intersection of US-41/M-28 and Second Street in Ishpeming and the city will also be constructing a roundabout connecting Second and Third […]

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Kivela Praises Dark Store House Bill

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109th District State Representative John Kivela is praising a bill introduced in the House on the Dark Store issue. The bill was put forth by Republican Representative David Maturen of downstate Vicksburg. It requires the Michigan Tax Tribunal make its own independent determination on a property’s highest […]

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Former Marquette City Manager Vajda Running For County Board

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Former Marquette City Manager Bill Vajda has announced he is running for the Marquette County Board. In a statement released yesterday, Vajda said he is running to represent District Three as an Independent. He said he is running as a non-partisan candidate because the focus must remain […]

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Search Continues Near Big Bay For Missing Man

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Big Bay, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Search and Rescue crews have now been joined by Michigan State Police air support in the search for a missing Copper Country man. They are looking for 33-year-old Joseph Edward Waisanen who was last seen in L’Anse on March 20th. His truck was found […]

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KBIC Tribal Council Calls On Snyder To Reconsider Position

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community is calling on Governor Rick Snyder to reconsider his position on a plan to move their Marquette Casino. The KBIC purchased the former Marquette County Airport property in Negaunee Township in 1999 to move the facility there from Chocolay Township. The new […]

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