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Iron Ore Heritage Trail Millage Renewal Passes

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – In Marquette County, voters passed a millage renewal for the Iron Ore Heritage Recreation Authority that would allow for the continued building, managing and maintaining of the 47-mile Iron Ore Heritage Trail. The millage renewal requests had to pass in a total of seven municipalities for it […]

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Zyburt Wins Marquette County Sheriff’s Primary

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – In the three-way Democratic primary race in the for Marquette County Sheriff, Chocolay Township Police Chief Greg Zyburt won with 4,241 votes. He was followed by Sheriff’s Deputy Lowell Larson with 3,696 votes and current Marquette County Undersheriff Mike Klein, who finished with 2,649 votes. No Republican […]

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108th District State House Primary Results

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – In the 108th District which covers Delta, Dickinson and Menominee Counties, on the Republican side, Beau LaFave of Iron Mountain won the primary with 4,055 votes. Alan Arcand of Iron Mountain finished with 2,909 votes and Darryl Shann of Bark River had 2,258. LaFave will run against […]

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109th District State House Primary Results

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – In the race for the 109th District in the Michigan House, Democrat incumbent John Kivela of Marquette defeated challenger Sara Cambensy of Marquette by a final vote of 7,168 to 4,095. Kivela now moves on to take on Republican Kevin Pfister of Manistique who beat out Melody […]

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Primary Election Day In Michigan

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Today is primary election day in Michigan. Candidates running in several federal, state and local political races will be pared down and local tax proposals will be decided. Three Republicans and two Democrats are vying for the seat in the 1st Congressional District which includes the entire […]

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Marquette Co. Voters To Choose New Sheriff And Trail Funding

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – In Marquette County, the race for Sheriff will be decided in today’s election as all candidates in the race, current Marquette County Undersheriff Mike Klein, Sheriff’s Deputy Lowell Larson and Chocolay Township Police Chief Greg Zyburt are running as Democrats. No Republican candidates have entered that race. […]

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Some Polling Place Changes In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Voters heading to the polls in the City of Marquette tomorrow are being reminded of some changes at certain polling locations. Due to construction, there will be no access to the Baraga Gym from Spring Street. Voters can park in the City Hall lower lot at the […]

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Marquette Chamber Of Commerce Update With Jason Schneider

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Today marks the first installment of a new regularly scheduled segment on The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike we call “Marquette Chamber Monday”. Marquette Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Jason Schneider stopped in at the SUNNY FM studios to talk about how past year or […]

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Names Released In Fatal Marquette County Accident

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Ely Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post have released more information about a fatal traffic accident yesterday in Marquette County’s Ely Township. Troopers say the accident happened around 1:30 pm on US-41 near County Road CZ in Greenwood Location. 41-year-old Dwayne Kaukola of Ishpeming was riding a […]

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Three Hurt In Marquette Twp. Crash

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Three people were hurt in a two-vehicle crash late last night in Marquette Township. Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the crash at US-41 and County Road HQ in front of the Walmart store just after 11:00 p.m. A sedan, driven by a downstate Kingsley man, failed to […]

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