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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Minnesota man has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Marquette for manufacturing methamphetamine near a western Upper Michigan school. 21-year-old Dylan Quigley-Robinson of Hutchinson, Minnesota is accused of intent to distribute more than five grams of meth within 1,000 feet of a public elementary […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man arrested in a July drug bust in Ishpeming was sentenced today in Marquette County Circuit Court. 46-year-old Robert Kangas, Jr. of Ishpeming was sentenced to two and a half to twenty years in prison. Kangas pled guilty to a charge of operating and […]

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Marquette, MI -(Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Downtown Development Authority says the 100 block of West Baraga Avenue will be closed to overnight parking tonight and will close to all traffic at 9:00 a.m. tomorrow in preparation for the Baraga Avenue Harvest Fest. West Baraga Avenue will reopen at 11:00 o’clock tomorow night. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Fire Prevention Static Display and Parade will be held tomorrow morning at Harlow Park in Marquette. The event was rescheduled after bad weather last weekend, will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. The display will feature over 20 fire trucks from departments throughout Marquette […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder has signed bills sponsored by U.P. legislators into law. The first measure, authored by State Representative John Kivela of Marquette, outlaws so-called “smurfing,” the buying of meth ingredients in small amounts from multiple retailers. The bill is part of a larger package of bills […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan DNR has released their annual deer season forecast. DNR biologists are predicting similar success rates to last year overall across the state. In the U.P. specifically, there is a decreased number of deer throughout the region, with most losses in this year’s fawns and yearlings. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Candidate Forum is being held this evening in Marquette. The Upper Peninsula Children’s Coalition and the Marquette Branch of American Association of University Women are hosting the event, scheduled for 6:30 p.m. the Community Room at the Peter White Public Library. Organizers say all major party […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The date for the trial of a Marquette County man charged in connection with an accident last summer that claimed the lives of two motorcyclists has been set. 19-year-old Raymond Michael Anderson of Ishpeming plead not guilty to two counts of moving violation causing death for the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – American Transmission Company has completed two projects near St. Ignace improving reliability of the electrical grid in the eastern U.P. A new high voltage, direct-current flow control device and substation were placed into commercial operation in late summer. The device allows better flow of power in and […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Houghton County man is behind bars for allegedly breaking into a camp in Keweenaw County’s Sherman Township. 52-year-old Jeffrey Koski of Copper City is also being held as a suspect in a number of breaking and enterings in Keweenaw County. Koski was arrested Saturday by Keweenaw […]

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