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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette-Alger Regional Educational Service Agency is teaming up with several partners to give students in Marquette and Alger Counties an opportunity to learn about technical skills. MARESA has joined with the State of Michigan, Northern Michigan University, local school districts and the Eagle Mine to create […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A multi-jurisdictional law enforcement effort was held in the Shingleton and Seney areas this weekend targeting drunken snowmobiling. Officers from the Schoolcraft and Luce County Sheriff’s Department, the DNR Law Enforcement division and State Police from the St. Ignace post concentrated on snowmobilers on local trails on […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  State Police at the Negaunee Post say a Marquette County man died in a single-vehicle accident this weekend. Around 3:30 yesterday morning, a passerby found a pickup truck in the ditch on it’s side on US-41 near Tioga Creek about a mile east of King’s Lake Road […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing in Delta County into the death of an ATV rider found in Escanaba this morning. Reports say a call came in to authorities around 9:00 a.m. from two snowmobilers who discovered a collapsed ice shanty and a partially submerged four wheeler ATV at […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing in Delta County into the death of an ATV rider found in Escanaba this morning. Reports say a call came in to authorities around 9:15 a.m. from two snowmobilers who discovered a partially submerged four wheeler ATV at Ludington Park. They also found […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A bill introduced by 110th District State Representative Scott Dianda honoring local veterans has been signed into law. The measure names a bridge in Ontonagon County as the Ontonagon County Veterans Memorial Bridge, Dianda says the bill received overwhelming support in both the state House and Senate. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Michigan Michigan man has been to 20 years in prison in North Dakota for murder. 33-year-old Ryan Anderson of Iron River was charged with the stabbing death of Christopher King, also of Iron River, at a work camp near Tioga, North Dakota in 2013. Anderson […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Schoolcraft County responded to a two-vehicle accident last night on US-2 involving a passenger vehicle and a semi-truck. The accident happened shortly before 8:00 p.m. just west of M-77 when a semi stopped on US-2 near Gulliver to make a turn off of the highway […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Federal funds are coming to the Upper Great Lakes region to improve forest lands and wildlife habitat. $5 million has been allocated in the Federal Farm Bill to improve forest health on nearly 12,000 acres of nonindustrial forest land in Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. The effort seeks […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Six Michigan DNR division heads are rejecting a proposed land deal in the eastern U.P. that would be he largest public land sale in state history. The six sent the recommendation to the DNR Director opposing the the sale of more than 10,000 acres of public surface […]

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