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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The driver of a delivery truck involved in an accident with a motorcycle that claimed the lives of two people last June in Ishpeming appeared in 96th District Court today for sentencing. 19-year-old Raymond Anderson of Ishpeming received a 12 month delay of sentence. Anderson plead guilty […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Changes are continuing in the holdings of Cliffs Natural Resources. The company has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Logan County Coal assets in southern West Virginia. The company is selling the operation to Coronado Coal II LLC for $175 million in cash. Cliffs is […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities responded to a two-vehicle accident last night in Marquette Township. The accident happened around 10:30 on US-41 just west of the Best Buy store near Brickyard Road. Reports say an eastbound pickup truck went out of control and crossed the center median and collided with an […]

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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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