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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with Escanaba Public Safety say a woman was killed during an incident early this morning in Escanaba. Officers were called out to 206 Stephenson Avenue around 4:20 this morning on a report of an assault. Few details have been made available, but reports say the woman, […]

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GLADSTONE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The bear hunting season is right around the corner, and officials at the Hiawatha National Forest in the Upper Peninsula have some reminders about hunting on forest land. The biggest reminder is that the “dragging” of forest service roads and trails is illegal.  Hunters sometimes will “smooth […]

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Mackinac Bridge, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – About 30,000 walkers participated in the Labor Day Mackinac Bridge walk this year.  Just before Monday’s walk, about 350 runners celebrated the Pure Michigan FIT campaign and hit the bridge deck to promote and encourage healthy physical activity in communities throughout Michigan. For the third year […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) -The Marquette City Police Department is asking for assistance in locating a black SUV that was involved in a hit-and-run property damage accident that occurred at 122 N. Third Street on August 30th at roughly 2:30 in the morning. The business sustained damage and witness statements indicated it […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Area Public Schools Board of Education has reached a tentative agreement with the Marquette teachers’ union. Officials with the Marquette Area Education Association could not release any information regarding the details of the tentative agreement, but they say they are pleased the issue appears to […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Word this afternoon that the Marquette Area Public Schools Board of Education has reached a tentative agreement with the Marquette Teachers’ Union. According to reports, the union is recommending teachers attend the district open houses scheduled for tonight in Marquette. No details of the agreement have been […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police have arrested an Ishpeming man on a felony embezzlement charge. 49-year-old Steven Harvala was arrested and charged with one count of Embezzlement between $1000 to $20000. The charge is punishable by up to five years in prison and/or a fine of $10,000 or three […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Police Department is continuing to look for the public’s help to identify any suspects responsible for spray painting graffiti in the city. Police say graffiti appeared on vehicles and buildings in the 700 and 800 blocks of West Washington Street on the night of Tuesday, […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 110th District State Representative Scott Dianda and State Senator Tom Casperson have introduced companion bills in the House and Senate to name a bridge in Ontonagon County the “Ontonagon County Veterans Memorial Bridge.” The bridge is on M-64 over the Ontonagon River. The idea for the bill […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is reporting the safe location of an elderly Marquette woman who had been considered missing early this morning by the Sawyer International Airport. The 72-year-old, who is a known resident of Marquette had been last seen this morning walking along the road […]

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