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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Some who lost power during the violent weather Sunday could remain in the dark until this weekend. According to weather officials, Sunday’s storm produced wind gusts of up to 70 miles per hour. Utility companies say well over 600-thousand homes and business lost power and as of […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Wakefield Post are looking for the public’s help in their investigation into the theft of some firearms. Troopers and the Gogebic County Sheriff’s Department say if you have purchased or obtained any weapons from a private dealer recently, you are asked to check […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Ironwood Public Safety Department says one person was arrested last night at his home on weapons charges. The suspect, only identified as a 42-year-old Ironwood man was arrested on weapon-related charges after a search warrant was executed at his home in the City of Ironwood. Police […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities say a missing El Paso, Texas family has been located in Delta County. 22-year-old Jeffrey, 20-year-old Jenna and 19-month-old Blake Farrey were located and taken into custody early Sunday morning at The Eagles Nest motel in Escanaba. The family had been reported missing on Friday.  Blake […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office says they have responded to four reports of missing hunters since the start of the 2013 firearms deer season. Search and Rescue officials recommend if you get lost to stay in one area and seek shelter.  Also, be sure to take a […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Search & Rescue squad report the safe recovery of a missing hunter in Ely Township. 17-year-old Yury Hammar of Vulcan, MI was located after a 10-hour search this morning.  He had wandered away from his hunting blind last night and became lost off […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Power Company says high wind storms that swept across parts of Upper Michigan yesterday left more than two thousand utility customers without power. Strong winds caused scattered damage to homes and downed power lines. UPPCO says residents who may encounter a downed power line […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Due to a power outage classes will not be held at the Ishpeming Middle /Ishpeming High School Complex grades 5-12 – this also includes the Young 5 & Kindergarten classes with Mr. Krause & Mrs. Sippola. The Voc. Ed. Nursing Class at St. John’s with Mrs. Dishnow […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan’s wolf hunt begins today in three distinct units in the U.P. The DNR says the units were set in areas where other methods of controlling wolf populations have been ineffective. The three designated Wolf Management Units are in Gogebic County with a target harvest of 16 […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Tens of thousands of Michigan residents and nonresidents are hitting the woods around the state today to enjoy deer hunting. The firearm season runs until November 30th. The DNR is encouraging all successful hunters to get their deer “checked” at a local DNR office. Check station hours […]

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