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Guilty Verdict in Carll Trial In Delta County

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Wetmore man has been found guilty on four felony counts in connection with a fatal traffic accident last summer in Bark River. The verdicts were handed down today in the trial of 19-year-old Dalton Carll in Delta County Circuit Court. Carll was the driver a pickup […]

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State Police Investigate UPAWS Break-In

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Negaunee Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at Negaunee Post are investigating an overnight break-in at the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter. The facility is located on Snowfield Road in Negaunee Township. The break-in was discovered by employees upon opening for business today. An unknown suspect or suspects gained entry into […]

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Peter White Public Library Selects New Director

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A new director of the Peter White Public Library in Marquette has been selected. The Library Board of Trustees voted to offer the position to Andrea Ingmire of Indiana at a special meeting last night. Ingmire is currently the library director at the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library […]

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School Closings & Delays For Thursday 4/7/16

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A mix of freezing drizzle and snow has made for very slippery road conditions around the central U.P. this morning.  As a result, we have several school closings and delays.  Here’s our latest list: Marquette Area Public Schools & Marquette Head Start Centers Father Marquette North Star […]

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U.P. Wintry Weather Blows On

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Unseasonably wintry weather is continuing today across the central U.P. The National Weather Service in Negaunee Township says a Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 3:00 a.m. tomorrow for Marquette and Baraga Counties. Snow showers will continue into the overnight and early morning hours across higher […]

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No Injuries In Early Morning Logging Truck Accident

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police from the Negaunee Post investigated an early-morning traffic accident involving a logging semi-truck today in Marquette County. It happened just after 3:00 o’clock this morning on westbound US-41 near County Road CKL in Ely Township. Troopers say a fully-loaded logging truck, driven by 20-year-old Skylar […]

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New Library Director May Be Selected Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A new director of the Peter White Public Library may be selected this evening. The Library Board of Trustees is holding a special meeting tonight to discuss and evaluate candidates for the position of library director. The meeting will be in the Lion’s Room on the main […]

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School Closings For Wednesday, 4/6/16

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SCHOOL CLOSINGS & DELAYS FOR WEDNESDAY, 4/6/16: Marquette Area Public Schools & Marquette Head Start Centers Father Marquette North Star Academy in Marquette Marquette-Alger RESA Gwinn Schools & Gwinn Head Start Ishpeming Schools & Ishpeming Head Start Centers Negaunee Public Schools NICE Community Schools Powell Township Schools Republic-Michigamme Schools Wells Township Mid-Peninsula Schools Delta-Schoolcraft ISD […]

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Investigation Continues In WI Fatal Crash

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Niagara, WI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marinette County, Wisconsin authorities are continuing their investigation into a fatal head-on traffic crash. It happened Sunday around 3:30 p.m. central time on Highway 131 in Niagara when a southbound sedan slid across the center line and hit a northbound SUV. A passenger in the sedan, 68-year-old […]

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M-DOT Holds Informational Meeting On Hancock Project

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Hancock, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is hosting an informational meeting tonight in Hancock to share plans about a major reconstruction of US-41 in downtown Hancock. M-DOT is reconstructing the US-41 downtown loop of Reservation and Quincy streets this summer and will work on Front Street and the […]

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