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Downstate Man Injured In Car-Snowmobile Crash

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Ishpeming City Police responded to a car-snowmobile accident yesterday evening. The accident happened just after 5:30 p.m. on US-41 at Lakeshore Drive when a snowmobile, operated by 34-year-old Michael Logan of Oakland, Michigan, was struck by a westbound vehicle while attempting to cross the highway. Police say […]

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U.P. Snowmobile Accident Under Investigation

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing into a snowmobiling accident in Alger County Friday that injured a downstate woman. 49-year-old Adine Marie Long of Tustin, MI was northbound on Trail #8 about 3 miles north of Shingleton when she lost control of her snowmobile on a curve. She left […]

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Body Of Missing U.P. Man Located By Authorities

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The body of an Upper Michigan man has been found after he did not return from an ATV ride over the weekend. State Police early yesterday morning responded to a report of a missing person. 57 year-old Larry Clausen of McFarland had not returned home after going […]

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Marquette DDA Seeks Public Input On Food Trucks

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Marquette Downtown Development Authority will be hosting a pair of public meetings to get input on a proposed food truck ordinance. The Marquette City Commission recently directed city staff to work with the DDA to develop the ordinance to be presented to the Commission at their […]

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Support Grows For Marquette County Road Appeal

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Senator Tom Casperson and 109th District State Representative John Kivela have introduced concurrent resolutions of support for the Marquette County Road Commission’s appeal of the EPA’s denial to approve the building of County Road 595. The measures join a resolution of support for the appeal authored […]

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Slick Roads And Speed Factors In SUV Rollover

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities responded to a single-vehicle rollover accident this morning in Sands Township. Marquette County Sheriff’s deputies were called out around 9:30 a.m. to M-553, just north of the Lake Superior Christian Church. Reports say a northbound SUV went out of control on a patch of ice, left […]

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Marquette Car-Pedestrian Accident Injures One

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a car-pedestrian accident yesterday in Marquette Township. The accident happened around noon on US-41 at the County Road 492 intersection near the Wal-Mart store. Deputies say 71-year-old Carl Ritari of Marquette attempted to cross the highway south on foot towards Wal-Mart […]

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Dianda Resolution Supports Controversial Road

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  110th District State Representative Scott Dianda has introduced a House resolution supporting the Marquette County Road Commission’s appeal of the EPA denial of a permit to build County Road 595 in Marquette County. The Road Commission says road is needed so that trucks hauling materials from the […]

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Cliffs Natural Resources Declares Loss For 2014

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cliffs Natural Resources is reporting fourth-quarter and full-year losses for 2014. In a statement released yesterday, the company said fourth-quarter 2014 consolidated revenues of $1.3 billion marked a decrease of $231 million, or 15 percent, over last year. This decrease was primarily driven by lower revenues from […]

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Stabenow Disappointed With Obama Budget For Great Lakes

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow says she is disappointed President Obama’s budget proposal as it cuts several million dollars in Great Lakes funding. The President’s budget decreases the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative by $50 million compared to current funding levels. Stabenow says with many water quality challenges, the […]

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