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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Congressman Gary Peters is expected to announce this week that he will run for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Carl Levin. Peters spokesperson Haley Morris would not confirm his plans but did say Peters has been weighing the decision with his family, and they […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan lawmakers are not waiting for Congress, and plan to consider state legislation this week to collect currently uncollected state and local sales taxes for purchases made online. Congress is considering a “Marketplace Fairness Act,” requiring online merchants, such as Amazon.com, EBay and Overstock.com, to charge individual […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the St. Ignace Post are investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash in Mackinac County that happened on Saturday. The accident happened on M-134 near South Short Street in Clark Township just after 1:30 p.m. Troopers say a westbound vehicle, driven by 66-year-old Joann Fountain of […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Road Commission has closed a section of County Road 478, also known as the Greenwood Reservoir Road until further notice. A portion of the road just over four miles east of County Road 601, and 1.5 miles west of County Road CO has washed […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Ontonagon County Road Commission has closed a section of M-28 from Bruce Crossing to Bergland. The closure has been put into effect due to the south fork of the Ontonagon River coming over the bridge in Ewen. Drivers are being instructed to stay away from the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff has released the names of the people involved in a two-vehicle crash Saturday night at the M-553 and County Road 480 crossroads. The accident happened around 10:15 p.m. when a northbound 2008 GMC Yukon on M-553, driven by 64-year-old Cynthia Nyquist of Marquette, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Delta County responded to a two-vehicle accident last night in Gladstone. One person was injured in the crash just after 7 p.m. at the intersection of US 2 and 41 and South Hill Road. Reports say a vehicle driven by Grant Ziems of Gladstone, was […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Houghton County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate a two car accident on the Chassell-Painesdale Road near US 41 in Chassell Saturday night. Police say a 39-year-old woman was westbound around 9:30 p.m. when she looked down to adjust her radio and crossed the centerline into […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National weather Service says a Flood Watch continues for the Peshekee River near Champion in Marquette County. Rapid melting of the above normal snowpack over much of the river’s basin will continue and the flood watch is in effect from through Thursday evening. At last report, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Ishpeming is currently repairing a water main break at the intersection of South Pine Street and Division Street. Motorists are asked to avoid the intersection if possible. The impacted water service area is: Division Street from First Street to Lakeshore Drive, First Street from […]

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