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Northern Michigan University Remains Closed Due To Weather

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University has canceled classes for this evening (Monday, January 27,2014) due to inclement weather.

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M-28 Between Harvey and Munising Has Been Re-Opened

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities have re-opened a stretch of M-28 from Harvey to Munising. The roadway was reopened by State Police around 11:30 a.m. after being closed since 9:00 o’clock last night due to whiteout conditions cause by high winds off of Lake Superior. Lake-effect snowfall and icy conditions are […]

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MTU In Houghton Named Snowiest College in U.S.

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Tech University in Houghton has topped a list of the Ten Snowiest Colleges in the United States compiled by AccuWeather.com. The list is based on the average snowfall of each school. To no one’s surprise, Tech tops the list by a large margin. The campus averages […]

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Marquette County Woman Arrested After Weekend Vehicle Fire

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  State Police at the Negaunee Post report the arrest of a Marquette County woman following a weekend vehicle fire in Powell Township. Troopers were called to the scene of the vehicle fire around 4:00 a.m. yesterday on County Road 550 near County Road KCH. The driver, a […]

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Wind Chill Warnings Remain In Effect For U.P. Through Tuesday

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township says Wind Chill Warnings will remain in effect most of the U.P. until tomorrow afternoon. Blustery northwest winds gusting to 20 to 30 mph and very cold air will continue and wind chills will fall to 30 to 40 […]

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Brutal Cold And Blizzard Conditions Across The U.P.

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – In Alger County, a Blizzard Warning remains in effect until Noon today. Northwest winds will continue to gust to around 40 mph near Lake Superior and to around 30 mph inland through this morning, resulting in blizzard conditions with severe blowing and drifting of snow. The heaviest […]

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School Closings For Monday, January 27, 2014

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Inclement weather and sub-zero air temperatures and wind chills have resulted in several school districts around the U.P. deciding to cancel classes for Monday, January 27th 2014.  Here is a look at the latest list of closures: SCHOOL CLOSINGS Northern Michigan University in Marquette.  A decision concerning […]

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School Closings And Delays For Thursday, 1/23/14

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The following schools are closed or delayed this morning due to inclement weather: SCHOOL CLOSINGS Marquette Area Public Schools Father Marquette NorthStar Academy & Polaris Middle School Marquette-Alger RESA Gwinn Cmmunity Schools Ishpeming Public Schools – Elementary Parent-Teacher Conferences will be rescheduled. Negaunee Public Schools NICE Community […]

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DNR Deer Management Open House In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The DNR and the U.P. Deer Advisory Team are inviting deer hunters to an open house in Marquette this week. The open house is being held Thursday at the Ramada Inn from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The open house includes a short presentation about regional deer management, […]

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Congressman Dan Benishek Visits Ishpeming High School

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Representative Dan Benishek visited Ishpeming High School today to announce a new Congressional student contest. Benishek spoke with students about the new contest which will allow students to design an app for use on a smartphone. The Congressman says the contest encourages increased opportunities for science, […]

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