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Rollover Accident In Forsyth Township

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Authorities in Marquette County are investigating a single-vehicle rollover crash in Forsyth Township. According to Forsyth Township Police, the accident happened early yesterday morning at the intersection of County Road 557 and Serenity Drive in Gwinn. Few details have been made available, but reports say the vehicle […]

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Gogebic County Stabbing Under Investigation

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing today into a weekend stabbing in Dickinson County. State Police from the Iron Mountain Post say they were called to a cabin in Felch Township around 1:00 a.m., central time, yesterday on a report of a fight between two men. Troopers and Dickinson […]

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Fire Reported At EMP Plant In Escanaba

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Firefighters responded to a fire this morning at the Engineered Machine Products facility in Escanaba. The fire was reported just after 9:00 a.m. when a heating unit on the second floor of the building caught fire. One person sustained some minor injuries in the fire, and no […]

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Gogebic County Authorities Investigate Death

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Gogebic County authorities are investigating the death of an Ironwood Township man. According to the Gogebic County Sheriff’s Office, 25-year-old Craig Fox sustained fatal injuries when he became pinned under his vehicle along the shoulder of US-2 in Watersmeet Township late yesterday. No other information has been […]

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Marquette County Hospitals Prepare For Ebola

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette General and Bell Hospital are taking proactive steps to prepare for the possibility of Ebola appearing in the area. Officials say they are prepared to identify, diagnosis, and treat anyone presenting symptoms. They add, however, that while no Ebola cases have been reported in Michigan, they […]

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Largest Meth Bust In Marquette County History Last Night In Ishpeming

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team says the largest single amount of meth-making materials ever seized in Marquette County was captured last night in Ishpeming. UPSET detectives raided a pair of meth labs yesterday in the city. In the first case, a 37–year-old woman was arrested after […]

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Ishpeming Man Pleads Guilty In Fatal Accident Case

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Ishpeming man has admitted to reckless driving which led to the deaths of two people last summer. 19-year old Raymond Anderson plead guilty yesterday in Marquette County District Court to two counts of moving violation causing death. The misdemeanor is punishable by up to 1 year […]

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Two Meth Busts Reported In Ishpeming

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team is reporting the seizure of two meth labs yesterday in the City of Ishpeming. UPSET detectives and Ishpeming Police say the two different locations were within a few miles of each other and are related. In the first case, a 37–year-old […]

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Big Bay Man Found Guilty In Hit And Run Trial

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man charged in a fatal hit-and-run accident last year in Big Bay has been found guilty. The verdict was handed down yesterday in the trial of 46-year-old Michael Nelson. He was accused driving a vehicle that struck and killed 54-year-old Robin Rahoi of Big […]

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UPPCO Answers Questions About Presque Isle Plant

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Power Company says they have released some answers to questions customers may have concerning the expense of maintaining Presque Isle Power Plant in Marquette and other generation facilities. WE Energies announced plans in 2013 to close the coal-fired Presque Isle facility, which is the […]

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