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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A commercial for Tide laundry detergent topped the competition in this year’s Michigan State University list of best Super Bowl ads. The Tide ad, in which a man gains fame after an image of Joe Montana appeared in a salsa stain on his football jersey, was the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – White-out conditions during the lake effect storm that spread across lower Michigan Thursday resulted in at least three multiple vehicle pileups, one of them deadly. A massive crash involving more than 30 vehicles on Interstate 75 in metro Detroit resulted in the deaths of one adult along […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police are reminding motorists to make the right call by designating a sober driver before kicking off their Super Bowl if the celebration includes alcohol. Officials say those who choose to drive drunk after watching the big game on Sunday could face serious penalties as nearly […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – With the winter season upon us, the City of Marquette is asking all residents to refrain from building tunnels or forts inside snow banks by the street. Snow banks near the road can be a dangerous area to play as plow drivers and snow removal crews may […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission held a special meeting yesterday discussing impacts from the decision to not construct County Road 595 in western Marquette County. Construction of the road was going to be funded by Rio Tinto for use by their trucks to haul materials and ore to […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Excessive speed is believed to be a factor in a fatal snowmobile accident yesterday in Iron County. Authorities say the accident occurred at approximately 1 o’clock yesterday afternoon off of trail 18 on the DNR Road in Amasa. Few details have been released, but the victim has […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities responded to two separate snowmobile accidents in Keweenaw County yesterday. The first accident was reported just before noon on Trail No. 151, about a mile south of Eagle River in Houghton Township. The Keweenaw County Sheriff’s Department says 44-year-old Chad Geer of Logansport, Indiana, was following […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police say at least four people including three children have been killed and about 20 others injured in a massive freeway crash on I-75 near Detroit involving at least two dozen vehicles in icy, snowy conditions. Troopers say the deaths and injuries happened in a chain-reaction […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette man was killed in a car-semi truck accident yesterday on M-28 on the Seney Stretch. 39-year-old Eric Mason was killed around 4 o’clock yesterday afternoon when his passenger car went out of control and slid into the path of an oncoming semi truck. The accident […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan’s Senior U.S. Senator is planning to reintroduce legislation to improve maintenance of the nation’s harbors, including those in the Great Lakes. Testifying before the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, Senator Carl Levin said he will reintroduce legislation calling for money from the more than […]

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