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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Gas prices in Michigan are up just over three cents a gallon this week. However, according to Triple-A Michigan, the current statewide average of $3.91 cents per gallon is almost 53 cents more than at this time last year. Triple-A reports that the lowest average price among […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Iron Ore Heritage Recreation Authority in Marquette County is updating their five-year recreation master plan and is looking for the public’s input on priorities. The group says their original master plan was adopted in 2008 and the plan will take them forward for the next five […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Wisconsin man is being held on a suspected felony charge of Operating While Intoxicated following a traffic accident Friday night in Marinette County, Wisconsin that claimed the life of a Marquette County boy. 13-year-old Christopher Croley of Ishpeming died from injuries sustained in the crash Friday […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Following the first weekend of the 2012 Archery Deer Season in Michigan, State Natural Resources officials are seeing a lot of safe participation. State Department of Natural Resources Research Specialist, Brent Rudolph, expects 30 percent of 320,000 archers taking part in the archery season to bag a […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has begun a preliminary investigation into 1.6 million Ford Escape SUV’s from the 2005 to 2012 model years. This comes after reports of the SUV’s stalling or surging. Right now, government investigators will focus on the throttles in the small SUV’s. […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post are reporting the discovery of a meth lab this morning in Marquette Township. Troopers were called to the scene of a brush fire near Forestville Road just after 8 a.m. by the Marquette Township Fire Department who found methamphetamine production components […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in the Eastern U.P. are reporting the arrest of 10 people following a month-long investigation. The Chippewa County Prosecutor’s Office has authorized a total of 20 counts of child abuse, several drug charges and other miscellaneous counts in the case. Search warrants were executed at residences […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Power Company says well over 1,000 customers lost power overnight in the Copper Country due to high winds. According to a statement from UPPCO, about 1,300 customers in Houghton and Keweenaw Counties were without power this morning due to strong winds blowing trees and […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Schoolcraft County man has been arraigned on a series of charges in connection with the alleged assault of a County Sheriff’s Deputy. 64-year-old Larry Kouw of County Road 440 in Hiawatha Township was arraigned yesterday on one count of assault, felony resisting and obstructing causing injury, […]

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          MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 20th annual Fire Prevention Week in Marquette County will kick off with a display of county fire trucks and a parade tomorrow morning in Marquette. The display of firefighting apparatus from every department in Marquette County will be assembled at Harlow […]

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