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Lower Michigan Ice Storm Expected Today

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – For those with downstate travel plans, the National Weather Service says much of the Lower Peninsula is expected to be hit with freezing rain, sleet and high hinds as well as some snow. The weather event is expected to begin with sleet and rain in southern Lower […]

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Severe Winter Weather To Hit Most Of Upper Michigan

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A mix of snow, sleet, ice and high winds will be hitting a major portion of the entire state over the next day or so. The National Weather Service says a Winter Storm Warning has been posted from 7:00 o’clock tonight to 7:00 p.m. tomorrow for the […]

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Two Charged In Western U.P. Drug Bust

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Watersmeet, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities have released an update in the case of two people arrested on drug charges in the western U.P. The Gogebic-Iron Area Narcotics Team arrested 56-year-old Steven Comes and 52-year-old Shirley Kashich yesterday after executing a search warrant at a residence in Gogebic County’s Watersmeet Township. Reports […]

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Federal Funds Coming To Northern Initiatives

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture will be investing $400,000 in an area organization that provides assistance to small businesses and non-profits in the U.P. The funds are going to Northern Initiatives through the Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program. The program was part of the 2014 Farm Bill and […]

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UP Health System-Marquette Finalizes Land Deal

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with UP Health System-Marquette say they have finalized the purchase of the Roundhouse Property in south Marquette. The real estate transaction was completed yesterday, following the Marquette City Commission approval of both the sale and the designation of the site as a Brownfield property last week. […]

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State Police Encourage Public Vigilance For Safety

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Negaunee, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan State Police are reminding residents of their role in keeping the state safe by reporting suspicious activity. State Police officials say that homeland security starts with hometown security and if something seems suspicious or out of place to not hesitate to report it to law enforcement. […]

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Lost Hikers Found In Marquette County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Three lost hikers were safely located last night by the Marquette County Search & Rescue Team. Rescuers were called out to Hogsback Mountain in Marquette Township around 7:30 p.m. The County Sheriff’s Office says three sisters, 20-year-old Maria Kuopus of Minnetonka, Minnesota, and 20-year-old Bridgette Kuopus and […]

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Two Injured In Delta County Crash

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Gladstone, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash last night in Delta County. The accident happened just after 11:00 p.m. on northbound US-2/41 at Rains Drive in Gladstone. Reports say a vehicle operated by a 44-year-old Escanaba woman crossed the northbound lane of the highway and pulled […]

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Body Of Missing U.P. Man Found In Iron County Lake

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Iron County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Iron County Sheriff’s Office is reporting the location of the body of an Iron Mountain man who had been missing since last week. The body of 57-year-old Robert Polich was found last night in Chicaugon Lake. Reports say a fisherman called authorities after finding an […]

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Marquette City Commission Meets Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission meets tonight. The Commission will hear a report from the city’s Waterfront Safety Task Force and will be discussing updating of guidelines for rental and use of city parks for large events. The Commission will also be recognizing the service of long time […]

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