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Delta County Sheriff Investigating Hit And Run Accident

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Delta County Sheriff’s Office responded to an apparent hit and run accident last night that hospitalized one woman. The incident occurred just before 7:00 o’clock in Masonville Township when an eastbound minivan slowed down for a vehicle parked on the side of the road on US-2 […]

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Lundin Mining Names New GM For Eagle Mine

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Lundin Mining has named Michael Welch as General Manager at the Eagle Mine in Marquette County effective immediately. Welch comes from Glencore Xstrata’s nickel operations in Quebec, and also served as project director on the construction and start up of the Nickel Rim South project in Sudbury, […]

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Former Lt. Governor From Munising Passes

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Former Michigan Lieutenant Governor Connie Binsfeld has died. Binsfeld, who was born in Munising and was the first woman to hold leadership posts in the state House, Senate and executive branch, died yesterday at the age of 89. Binsfeld, who lived in downstate Leelanau County’s Glen Lake, […]

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DNR Allows Supplemental Deer Feeding In Southern U.P.

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Due to heavy accumulated snowfall, the D-N-R will allow supplemental feeding of deer in the southern U.P. by permitted groups and individuals beginning this week. The D-N-R says supplemental feeding is only allowed in the southern U.P. during years when accumulated early winter snowfall reaches a depth […]

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Marquette County Hospitals Restricting Visitors

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette General Hospital in Marquette and Bell Hospital in Ishpeming are maintaining visitor restrictions to protect patients and staff from the spread of the flu. The restrictions are in effect until further notice. The hospitals are ordering only essential family visitors come to patient rooms. Children under […]

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Four Arrested In Eastern U.P. Meth Bust

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in the eastern U.P. are reporting the arrest of four people on meth charges. The Straits Area Narcotics Enforcement team executed a search warrant at a residence on Ford Drive in Chippewa County’s Soo Township early Saturday morning. Detectives found an active methamphetamine lab at the […]

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Fatal Snowmobile Accident In Houghton County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was killed in a weekend snowmobile crash in Houghton County. Authorities were called to Trail Number 8 in Duncan Township near Kenton just after 8:00 o’clock last night. The accident occurred when two Illinois men were westbound on their snowmobiles on the trail and a […]

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MGH Restricts Visitors Due To Flu

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette General Hospital has put visitor restrictions into place until further notice. Hospital officials say it is as a precaution to protect its patients and staff from the spread of the flu. MGH is asking that the public please comply with the following enforced visitor restrictions. Only […]

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Ishpeming Traffic Accident Injures Two

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming City Police responded to a two-vehicle accident yesterday afternoon just after 3:30 at the intersection of U.S.-41 and North Second Street. Officers say a Ford minivan, driven by a 28-year-old Marquette woman, was eastbound on U.S.-41 when an oncoming Chevrolet sedan, driven by a 53-year-old Ishpeming […]

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Alger County Meth Bust Update

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Munising Detachment have released an update on the arrest of four Alger County residents on meth charges. The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team says Troopers contacted them about a possible “one pot” style mobile meth lab after components were discovered in a vehicle […]

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