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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Community Health officials say two children have died from an early outbreak of the flu in Michigan already this year, and influenza cases are growing rapidly. Angela Minicuci, of the Michigan Department of Community Health, says as of December 20there have been 149 confirmed cases of […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A winter storm advisory will be in effect from 10 a.m. today through noon tomorrow in a portion of southern Lower Michigan, including southwest Michigan, Mid-Michigan and the Detroit area. The National Weather Service is calling for four to six inches of snow from the storm.  The […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Community Health says two children have died from an early outbreak of the flu in the state. One child was an infant and passed away in southwest Michigan and the other was a teenager. The MDCH says as of December 20, there were […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Now that Christmas has passed, its time for those who didn’t exactly get what they wanted for the holiday to hit the return lines. Traditionally the days following Christmas are a busy time for retailers as consumers flood stores to return or exchange unwanted gifts. Tom Scott, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Drivers of many new cars will have better taillights, thanks to a partnership between Michigan Tech students and 3M. MTU’s Consumer Products Manufacturing and Blue Marble Security Enterprise, teams of students that take on challenges faced by industry, spent four years testing 3M’s Uniform Lighting Lens, by […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan State Police are encouraging people who take part in gatherings where alcohol will be served this holiday season to not drink and drive. During last year’s Christmas holiday period, there were eight traffic fatalities reported by the Michigan State Police. Of the eight fatal crashes, four […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Triple A of Michigan says an estimated 2.9 million Michigan residents are traveling 50 miles or more from home over this Christmas holiday. The numbers show a slight increase over last year and come from Triple A’s latest travel survey. Nationwide, Triple A says 93.3 million Americans […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Unemployed workers in Michigan can still claim their jobless benefits even though state offices are closed for Christmas and will be closed again next week for the New Year’s holiday. The Unemployment Insurance Agency says Michigan’s automated response voice interactive network, known as MARVIN, will be available […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City police responded to a vehicle/pedestrian accident last night that claimed the life of one person. Officers were called out to the intersection of the US-41 bypass and Grove Street just after 8:15 p.m. According to a statement from the Marquette Police Department, a person was […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Procrastinators are now truly down to the last minute, with just today to finish their Christmas shopping before the big day tomorrow. Retailers are ready and willing to accommodate consumers with special sales, discounts and other bargains, but the clock is ticking. Tom Scott, of the Michigan […]

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