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What’s The Future For Marquette Hospital Facilities?

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette city officials are beginning the process of deciding the future of the soon to be empty UP Health System-Marquette hospital. Duke LifePoint is breaking ground on their new hospital on Baraga Avenue later this year, and as a result, the current facility on West College Avenue […]

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Upgrades Coming To Landmark Marquette Park

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Some improvements will be coming to a landmark park in the City of Marquette. The Marquette City Commission unanimously approved a plan last night at their regular meeting to increase the accessibility to the Father Marquette Park on Front Street. The $200,000 project will include new walkways, […]

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U.P. Regional Blood Center Has Critical Need

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of U.P. Health System, is currently in a critical need of A-negative, O-negative and B-negative types of blood. The need is greatest in the Marquette and Iron Mountain service areas, but donations will be accepted at all of the Blood […]

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Three Arrested For Marquette Home Invasion

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Three Marquette County residents have been arrested by Marquette Police on Armed Robbery charges. Police say the robbery occurred on the morning of March 13th when several suspects entered a home on the 500 block of N. Front Street and robbed the occupants at gunpoint. The suspects […]

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Arrest Made In Camp Break-In Investigation

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Gwinn, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Forsyth Township Police say a suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with a camp break-in on Little Shag Lake after a lengthy investigation. 33 year-old Samuel Robert Duff has been charged with thee felonies: 1st Degree Home Invasion, Receiving and Concealing Firearms, and Larceny of […]

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Marquette County YMCA CEO Placed On Leave

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The board of directors for the YMCA of Marquette County has placed their CEO, Lisa Coombs-Gerou on administrative leave. In a statement released the media, the board says they made the decision due to concerns over recent financial developments at the Y and they want a more […]

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Marquette PD Arrest Three For Meth After Car Chase

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police report the arrest of three people on meth charges following a high-speed car chase. Police say they arrests came after the chase around 2:00 a.m. Saturday. The chase began in the area of McClellan Avenue and the US-41 bypass and ended on M-553 and […]

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Early Morning Crash Injures Two In Tilden Township

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post say alcohol and excessive speed were factors in a single-vehicle crash early this morning in Marquette County’s Tilden township. The accident happened around 2:30 a.m. on County Road 581 near County Road PPR when a southbound car left the roadway, hit […]

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Four Seriously Hurt In NE Wisconsin Accident

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Pembine, WI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marinette County, Wisconsin, Sheriff’s Office says four people were seriously injured in a traffic crash just before 4:00 p.m. central time Saturday near Pembine. Deputies say a sedan with four people inside was on US-141 near US-8 when the driver attempted to make a left-hand turn […]

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Marquette City Commission To Hear Parks Update

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting tonight. Commissioners will be hearing a presentation from the City Parks and Recreation Advisory Board as well as a 2015 year review report form the Lake Superior Community Partnership. Also on the agenda is discussion of plans to increase […]

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