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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is starting a major highway resurfacing project today in the south eastern U.P. M-DOT is resurfacing 9.8 miles of US-2 from east of Gulliver to east of the M-77 intersection. Officials say this work will require lane closures under flag control, and […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post investigated a stabbing incident on Saturday morning. Troopers arrested a woman after she allegedly stabbed her boyfriend at a residence in West Branch Township.  The incident was reported around 11:15 Saturday morning, after a man called 9-1-1 saying he had been […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police say the investigation is continuing into a car-pedestrian accident that happened in South Marquette late Friday night. A 51-year-old Marquette man was hospitalized after being hit by a car just before 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of South Front Street and Genesee Street. Police […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Iron Mountain say a business was completely destroyed in a weekend fire. The fire was called in just after midnight Central Time Sunday at Dave’s Auto Sales & Services on South Stephenson Avenue. Firefighters with the Iron Mountain Fire Department were on the scene for […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police from the Iron Mountain Post responded to a single-vehicle rollover accident yesterday afternoon in Dickinson County that injured a Wisconsin teenager. Troopers say Courtney Lantagne, 17, of Niagara, Wisconsin, was driving north on Hamilton Lakes Road near Tower Road around 2:15 p.m. Central Time when […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – New controls and cameras installed on three U.P. traffic signals will allow M-DOT to monitor intersections remotely and check locations for winter maintenance activity. The new equipment, installed this week, is designed to complement MDOT’s 16 new sensor and camera locations, along with the 14 existing Environmental […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – M-DOT says the M-26 reconstruction project in Laurium remains on schedule, and contractors are moving on to the next phase of work today. The project is reconstructing about 1 mile of M-26 in downtown Laurium, from Isle Royale Street to Boundary Street, and on Osceola Street from […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.P. Regional Blood Center in Marquette is currently in a critical need of all types of blood. If you haven’t donated in the last 8 weeks, please take the time to give the “gift of life.” U.P. Regional Blood Center in Marquette is located at 427 […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates rose in 14 of Michigan’s 17 major labor market areas in May, according to the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget. Total employment and labor force levels increased seasonally in all 17 regions over the month but unemployment increases throughout much of […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Peninsula woman and her boyfriend have admitted torturing her teenage son for four years. Susan Bardo, 46, of Escanaba pleaded guilty Thursday to torture and first-degree child abuse in Delta County Circuit Court.  Bardo’s boyfriend, Carl Pellinen, 47, pleaded guilty to abusing her son and […]

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