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Wintry Weather Woes Continue Across U.P.

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Winter Storm Warning is in effect until 7:00 pm eastern today for Menominee, Delta and southern Schoolcraft Counties. The National Weather Service says the heaviest snowfall in those areas will occur late this morning through mid-afternoon with total accumulations of 4 to 7 inches. A Winter […]

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MI Grants Available For Marquette Co. Flood Repair

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The State of Michigan has opened funding to help areas of Marquette County recover from damages caused by flooding last fall. Governor Rick Snyder announced the funds through the Disaster and Emergency Contingency Fund yesterday. It allows local governments to apply for up to $100,000 in grants […]

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Houghton Co. Head-On Fatal Investigated

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A fatal Houghton County head-on crash remains under investigation. It happened yesterday around 7:40 a.m. on M-26 near Coal Dock Road in Franklin Township when a pickup truck, driven by an 63-year-old Dollar Bay man, collided with a sedan, driven by a 21-year-old Chassell man. The driver […]

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McLain State Park Master Plan Finalized

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Hancock, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A master plan for McLain State Park in Houghton County has been finalized by the Department of Natural Resources. The plan was developed by the department to guide the next 60 years of developments at the 443-acre park, located along Lake Superior between Hancock and Calumet. The […]

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School Closings & Delays For Tuesday, 01/10/17

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Winter Storm Warning is in effect until 7:00 pm eastern today for Menominee, Delta and southern Schoolcraft Counties. The National Weather Service says the heaviest snowfall in those areas will occur late this morning through mid-afternoon with total accumulations of 4 to 7 inches. A Winter […]

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Marquette City Commission Meets Tonight At New Time

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting tonight in Marquette. Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview the meeting agenda. Angeli said the commission is scheduled to hear an update on downtown projects from officials with […]

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DNR Adjusts McLain State Park Rental Rates

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan D-N-R is temporarily adjusting camping and lodging fees at McLain State Park in Houghton County. The rates are being adjusted for the upcoming camping season due to damages to some of the park’s amenities caused by shoreline erosion. D-N-R officials say because of potential unavailability […]

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Marquette DDA Improving Parking Technology

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Downtown Development Authority is upgrading downtown parking system technology with smart parking meters and multi-space pay stations. Next week, the DDA will be replacing existing parking meters in the downtown with new smart meters which will accept both coins and credit cards. A pay-by-plate pay […]

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Munising Woman Arraigned For Embezzlement

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Munising, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Alger County woman has been arraigned on charges of felony embezzlement and forgery. 64-year-old Rochelle Ann Cotey of Munising was arraigned yesterday on four counts of embezzlement and one count of forgery. She is accused of taking the funds from various Alger County organizations including the […]

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Bark River Woman Hurt In Car/Train Accident

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Bark River, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Delta County Sheriff’s Office has released further details about a car/train accident that happened yesterday afternoon. It happened on D Road in Bark River around 4:15 p.m. The driver of the car has been identified as 70-year-old Karen Welch of Bark River. She was airlifted […]

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