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Search Underway For Missing Keweenaw Boater

Copper Harbor, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A search is underway in the Keweenaw Peninsula for a missing boater. According to the Keweenaw County Sheriff’s Department, a 16-foot Starcraft sailboat was last seen at High Rock Bay at the tip of the peninsula around 5:00 o’clock yesterday evening. The sailboat was operated by […]

Police Investigate Poisoning Of Houghton Woman

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in the Copper Country are continuing to investigate the poisoning of a Houghton woman. Houghton City Police say 31-year-old Janel Rene Sturzl died last December. She became ill in October of 2015 and sought treatment for the unknown illness. She was later transferred to the Mayo […]

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Marquette School Board Seeks To Fill Seat

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Area Public Schools Board of Education is looking to fill a vacancy on the board. Board member Scott Brogan resigned his seat this week due to work and family commitments. His term expires in December of 2018. Interested community members should submit a letter of […]

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Marijuana Grow Seized In Marquette County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Detectives with the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team are reporting the seizure of over 300 marijuana plants at a growing operation in northern Marquette County. The growing operation was located by authorities in a wooded location near Big Bay this week following an anonymous tip. According to […]

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Marquette County Courthouse Up & Running

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County officials say the county courthouse up and running as usual today after it was closed yesterday due to a power outage. According to a statement from County Administrator Scott Erbisch, the courthouse and annex buildings were closed because of an electrical transformer failure. The County […]

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Michigan Brewery Expands Product Distribution

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Marquette, MI -(Great Lakes Radio News) – A regional brewery based in Delta County is expanding it’s distribution area. The Upper Hand Brewery in Escanaba will begin distribution of it’s beers throughout Minnesota early next year. Company officials say Minnesota will become the third state where the brewery’s beer will be available. Upper Hand’s current […]

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Body Of Missing Man Found In Gogebic Co.

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Ironwood Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The body of a man who was reported missing in Gogebic County has been found. The Gogebic County Sheriff’s Office reports the body of the 32-year-old man was found yesterday morning around 9:30 central time in the Black River near Sandstone Falls in Ironwood Township. The […]

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Marquette Police Investigate Attempted Stabbing

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police responded to an attempted stabbing during a home invasion yesterday. Police were called to a home on the 100 block of Morgan Street just after 5:00 a.m. The caller reported waking up to an intruder in the home standing over his bed. The suspect […]

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Marquette County Courthouse Remains Closed

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County officials say the county courthouse has been closed for the day due to a power outage. According to a statement from County Administrator Scott Erbisch, the courthouse and annex buildings are closed because of an electrical transformer failure. The Sheriff’s Office and Jail are open […]

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Critical Need for Blood In Upper Michigan

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with the U.P. Regional Blood Center in Marquette say there is currently a serious shortage of several types of blood across the Upper Peninsula. The critical need is for O-positive and negative, A-positive and negative, B-negative, and AB-positive types of blood in all service areas of […]

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