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Senator Carl Levin Comes To Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan’s Senior U.S. Senator will be in Marquette today to speak at Northern Michigan University. Senator Carl Levin will give a presentation at the university titled “Public Service: The Heart of Democracy.” The event begins at 1:30 p.m. in the Reynolds Recital Hall in the Hedgecock Building […]

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MI DNR Release New 5-Year Plan For Forests

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Department of Natural Resources’ Forest Resources Division has released a new five-year strategic plan for management and protection of Michigan’s forest resources. The plan covers 2014-2018 and outlines a guide for decisions that will best influence the health of Michigan’s state forests and the land-based industries […]

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Pretrial For Wisconsin Men Today In Baraga

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A pretrial will be held today in Baraga County Circuit Court for the two Wisconsin men who posed as U.S. Marshals and held two Upper Peninsula residents at gunpoint during a robbery last summer. Bernard Fish and Donavan Waupoose face a number of charges, including extortion, unlawful […]

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Superior Dome In Marquette Closed Down

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Due to repair work that is being done in the Superior Dome, it has become necessary to close down the facility for walking and other activities as of this afternoon, through tomorrow. The facility is expected to be reopened Thursday morning. The public will have access to […]

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Ishpeming Woman Arraigned On Meth Charges

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Ishpeming woman has been charged in connection with the recent seizure of a meth lab on Summit Street in the city. 27-year-old Jennifer Marietti was arraigned on two counts of operating and maintaining a meth lab at her home. She was arrested last Thursday after a […]

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Palmer Shooting Investigation Updated

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police from the Negaunee Post have released an update of their investigation of a shooting incident in Palmer. The incident happened around 12:35 p.m. Saturday when a firearm was discharged during an argument causing critical injury to one of the two men. The victim, 18-year-old Zachary […]

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MI Congressman Says Missing Plane Underwater

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee says it’s likely a missing Malaysian airliner is at the bottom of the Indian Ocean. Republican Mike Rogers of Michigan shared his thoughts yesterday with CBS’ “Face The Nation.”  Rogers also said U.S. intelligence agencies are sifting through all the […]

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MI Drunk Driving Crackdown Underway

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County authorities have joined up with over of 140 law enforcement agencies in 26 Michigan counties with increased patrols looking for drunk drivers through April 7th. While Saint Patrick’s Day has always been a concern, the Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning says the extended enforcement […]

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Stabbing In Delta County Under Investigation

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Troopers from the Gladstone State Police Post responded to a stabbing incident Saturday night. The incident was reported via a 9-1-1 call around 8:45 p.m. from a residence in Delta County’s Ford River Township. Officers arrested a 73-year-old Escanaba man on felonious assault charges and he remains […]

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Shooting In Palmer Injures One Man

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police from the Negaunee Post were called out to a residence in Palmer Saturday afternoon to investigate a shooting incident between two family members. The incident happened around 12:35 p.m. when a firearm was discharged during an argument causing critical injury to one of the two […]

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