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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Search & Rescue was called out yesterday evening to Wetmore Pond in Marquette Township around 6 p.m. on a report of a lost hiker. 19-year-old Melissa York of downstate Harbor Springs was hiking near Wetmore Pond when she became lost as darkness fell. She was […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette has a new mayor. At their regular post-election administrative meeting last night, the Marquette City Commission selected Commissioner Johnny DePetro to serve as Mayor and Commissioner Robert Niemi as Mayor Pro-Tem. The Commission also welcomed two new Commissioners, Sara Cambensy and former Commissioner […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A new traffic safety campaign encourages Upper Peninsula drivers to slow down in snow or icy driving conditions to reduce weather-related crashes, injuries and traffic deaths. The effort by the Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning will be focused in the U.P. because the area experiences the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Negaunee Public Works Department says they will be doing some water main work in a portion of the city tomorrow. As a result of the work being done, water will be off on Croix St. from U.S. 41 to Lakeview Street. This water main […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Marquette County arrested a man on a series of charges yesterday afternoon after a two-vehicle crash in Negaunee. Police were contacted just after 3:00 o’clock yesterday afternoon about a westbound Ford pickup truck headed to Negaunee on U.S. 41 that appeared to be being operated […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Wakefield Post responded to a domestic disturbance call yesterday afternoon in Ewen. Troopers were called out just after 3 p.m.  A 65-year-old Ewen man was arrested and charged with Felonious Assault and Domestic Violence after he had pointed a handgun at his wife […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Congressman Mike Rogers is reportedly on the short list of possible candidates to replace retired General David Petraeus as the head of the Central Intelligence Agency. Petraeus, the former commander of U.S. forces in Afghanistan, resigned Friday after his affair with biographer Paula Broadwell was made […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Gas prices are up six cents a gallon in Michigan this week. Triple-A Michigan reports the current statewide average is just under $3.47 per gallon. That’s down over 35 cents in a month and is now just under a penny less than last year at this time. […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Marquette County arrested a man for suspicion of driving while intoxicated yesterday afternoon after a two-car crash in Negaunee. Police were contacted just after 3:00 o’clock yesterday afternoon about a westbound pickup truck headed to Negaunee on U.S. 41 that appeared to be being operated […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An area agency focused on getting high school students ready for college has received some financial assistance to serve school districts in the central U.P. The Marquette-Alger College Access Network has received a $50,000 startup grant from Michigan College Access Network for implementation of programs designed to […]

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