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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – More than 1.1 million Michiganians are on the road during this Memorial Day holiday, launching the start of the summer travel season. Triple-A of Michigan says state travel numbers are up slightly over last year. For Michigan Triple-A members four U.P. communities are in the top 5 […]

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A guilty verdict has been handed down in the trial of an Escanaba man accused in the stabbing death of his wife last September. 36-year-old Kallay Batchelor was found guilty of first degree murder by a jury today after about four hours of deliberation in Delta County […]

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Kincheloe, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has filed a felony charge against a former Aramark supervisor employed at Kinross Correctional Facility for allegedly soliciting an inmate to help orchestrate the assault of another inmate. 27-year-old Michael Young of Kincheloe was charged yesterday with one count of Solicitation to […]

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The prosecution and defense have rested in the trial of an Escanaba man accused in the stabbing death of his wife last year. 36-year-old Kallay Batchelor faces one count of open murder in Delta County Circuit Court. Escanaba Public Safety says officers were called to the couple’s […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Traffic on a portion of Washington Street in the City of Marquette is being periodically stopped over the next week. The temporary shutdowns will be between Lincoln and Seventh Street to allow access for trucks working at the Liberty Way construction site. The hauling will occur during […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are investigating a break-in at a business on North Third Street. Officers were called out to Third Street Bagel around 2:40 this morning on a report of a breaking and entering. Police say the suspect or suspects had gained entry into the business through […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is starting a few projects around the U.P. today. In Crystal Falls, a concrete repair project on US-2 from Park Street to County Road 424 will result in a short detour for eastbound traffic. The project is expected to be complete in […]

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Crystal Falls, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Iron Mountain Post responded to a motorcycle-pickup truck accident yesterday afternoon in Iron County. The accident happened on M-69 near Sheridan Drive in Crystal Falls Township. Troopers say a motorcycle, operated by a 15-year-old boy crossed the highway into the path of […]

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Ely Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Troopers from the Negaunee State Police Post responded to a three-vehicle chain reaction crash Saturday evening in Marquette County’s Ely Township. The accident happened around 7:00 p.m. on US-41 near County Road 496. An eastbound Jeep, driven by 57-year-old Mark Aeplebacher of East Jordan, MI was […]

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Gwinn, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Forsyth Township Police are looking for a suspect vehicle in connection with the recent theft of lumber from an area business. Police say they located about 180 2×6’s that were recently reported stolen from Adler Lumber in Gwinn. The lumber was found in the woods by Martin […]

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