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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Luce County Sheriff’s Department is reporting a head-on collision involving two snowmobiles that claimed the life of one person and seriously injured another. Reports say 43-year-old Timothy Hearld of Larwill, Indiana was killed in the accident yesterday afternoon around 4:00 p.m. on Trail #9 in northern […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police Department responded to a report of an armed robbery around 12:30 this morning at a residence in the 100 block of West Michigan Street. Officers arriving on the scene found a pizza delivery man had been robbed at gunpoint by a male suspect. The […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The state Senate has unanimously passed legislation sponsored by Senator Tom Casperson to assist those who rebuild structures lost to acts of God or natural disasters. The bill clarifies state law to ensure that those who lose homes or buildings to natural disasters such as wildfires, tornadoes, […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) -109th District State Representative John Kivela recently hosted three members from the Marquette Waterfront Safety Task Force at the Capitol. The task force members traveled to Lansing to give a presentation on the City of Marquette’s Waterfront Safety Plan to the House Tourism Committee. Kivela said the task […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man has been arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol after crashing his pickup truck into snow bank. Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the accident around 11 a.m. yesterday morning on County Road 581, just south of County Road CCE in Ely […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two suspects allegedly involved in an armed robbery in Baraga County last year will be tried in court together. A hearing in Baraga County Circuit Court this week has resulted in 21-year-old Donavan Waupoose of Stephenson going to trial with 27-year-old Bernard Fish of Shawano, Wisconsin. The […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Holmes Brothers concert, scheduled for tonight (2/14/14)  at Northern Michigan University, has been postponed because weather issues on the East Coast have impacted flight schedules. Dan Truckey, director of the Northern Nights performance series, said details on a replacement date will be released as soon as […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The upcoming home-and-home hockey series between Michigan Tech and Northern Michigan will be broadcast live on local TV. Both games, February 21st in Houghton and February 22nd in Marquette, will air on FOX UP throughout 13 of 15 counties in the U.P. and four counties in Northern […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Democratic U.S. Senate Candidate Gary Peters is taking his “Michigan First” Listening Tour to Upper Michigan this week. He will be visiting families and small businesses in Northern Michigan and the U.P. starting today. On this trip, Peters will be meeting with residents in several communities including […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with Northern Michigan University say the search for a new President is proceeding “on time and on track”. Members of the NMU Presidential Search Advisory Committee updated the community on the status of the search yesterday. Applications are due by March 3rd and the committee will […]

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