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Marquette Police Probe Bike Race Death

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are continuing their investigation into a death that occurred over the weekend during the Ore to Shore bike race. Police located the body of a 37-year-old Elm River, Wisconsin man after he was overdue to finish the race. Authorities searched the course and located […]

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Two Arrested In Connection To Copper Thefts

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Wakefield, MI – August 8, 2014 – State Police at the Wakefield Post executed a pair of search warrants at separate residences in Ontonagon County’s Carp Lake Township near White Pine in relation to the recent theft of copper in the area. During the search, two men were arrested for Breaking and Entering. The men, […]

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Drug Bust in Ironwood

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Ironwood, MI – August 8, 2014 – Three Ironwood Residents arrested by the Gogebic Iron Area Narcotics Team on Wednesday evening were formally charged in 98th District Court yesterday. 35-year-old Mark Overton was charged with possession of a firearm while committing a felony, possession of methamphetamine, possession of heroin, marijuana and analogues and maintaining a […]

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Man Arrested After Making Threats to Ex-Girlfriend

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Marquette, MI – August 8, 2014 – Formal charges are being considered against one person who was arrested yesterday after a short early morning standoff with police in Marquette. Officers were called to the 1400 block of Lynn Street just before 6:00 a.m. on a report of a man making threats to an ex-girlfriend. Officers […]

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Car Crosses the Median, Crashes into Holiday Gas Station

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Marquette, MI – August 8, 2014 – Marquette City Police arrested one person for Operating While Intoxicated after a single vehicle accident in Marquette. The accident happened around 9:20 p.m. Wednesday when an eastbound vehicle on US-41 West left the roadway, crossed the median and the westbound lanes of US-41, crossed through the Bald Eagle […]

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Police Respond to Accident in Sagola Township

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Iron Mountain, MI – August 8, 2014 – State Police at the Iron Mountain Post responded to a two-vehicle crash yesterday afternoon in Dickinson County’s Sagola Township. The accident happened at the intersection of M-69 and M-95 when a car, driven by 34-year-old Andrew Vogt of Mount Prospect, Illinois, pulled out onto M-95 from a […]

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Executive Shakeup At Cliffs Natural Resources

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Marquette, MI -(Great Lakes Radio News) – Cliffs Natural Resources Board of Directors has appointed Lourenco Goncalves to the positions of Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Goncalves replaces Jim Kirsch who served as Chairman since July 2013, and Gary Halverson who served as CEO since February 2014. Goncalves’ brings more than 30 […]

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Gubernatorial Candidate Schauer Visiting U.P.

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Marquette, MI -(Great Lakes Radio News) – Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer will be campaigning in areas of the Upper Peninsula starting tonight through this weekend. He will be at the Menominee Waterfront Festival tonight from 7:00pm to 8:00pm central time. Tomorrow, Schauer will host a coffee hour in Crystal Falls, tour the Gogebic Medical […]

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Delta County Primary Election Results

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Results from yesterday’s August Primary Election in Delta County. DELTA COUNTY ELECTION RESULTS Delta County District Court Judge Steve Parks 3284 John Economopoulos 2242 Trenton Stupak 1040 Delta County Commission John C Malnar 329 Thomas C Elegeert 309 Escanaba Delta Area Transit Authority Millage Yes 373 No […]

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Alger County August Primary Results

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Results for Alger County from the August Primary Election. Alger County 911 Service Millage Proposal Yes 879 No 339 Munising Road Funding Millage Yes 185 No 93 AuTrain General Operations Millage Request No 103 Yes 94 AuTrain Fire Services Millage Request Yes 138 No 63 Burt Twp […]

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