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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post are looking for the public’s help as they investigate a case of arson and theft in Ishpeming Township. According to police, a portable outhouse located near the boat launch area of the Clark Creek Public Access site on Red Road was […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Baraga County Sheriff’s Office responded to a fatal early-morning structure fire yesterday in Arvon Township. The fire was reported just after 5 a.m. at a residence on Ohman Road in Skanee.  Fire crews from Arvon Township and Aura responded to the scene to put out the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is reporting a fatal Off Road Vehicle accident that happened over the weekend in Champion Township. The accident happened just before 5:30 p.m. Saturday on the Clear Lake Access Road.  A 51-year-old Ishpeming man was riding a four-wheeler toward Clear Lake and […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Board of Michigan Canvassers has finalized details on the six proposals that will be on Michigan’s fall ballot. The four-member bipartisan board also agreed on what order the proposals will appear on the ballot. They will appear as follows: Prop 1 is a referendum on the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. flags to be lowered to half-staff within the state Capitol Complex and at state buildings, grounds and facilities throughout Michigan in honor of Army Pfc. Shane Cantu, of Corunna, today. Flags should be returned to full-staff on Wednesday, as they will […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with Bell Hospital in Ishpeming have named a new Chief Executive Officer. 56-year-old Floyd Bounds will start in the position on Monday.  His hiring comes after Bell Hospital operated without a CEO since the resignation of former CEO Rick Ament last October. The hospital says Bounds, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette Police are warning residents of a computer scam making it’s way around the area. Several cases have been reported recently to police, but no instances of anyone losing money to the new scam. Authorities say the scam is a so-called “drive-by” virus that will infect the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cliffs Natural Resources and the United Steelworkers Union will resume labor contract negotiations in Duluth, Minnesota on October 8. Both parties agreed to a temporary recess from labor contract negotiations as of August 31. Currently, Cliffs’ United Steel Workers who represented mines in both Michigan and Minnesota […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of Marquette General, is currently in critical need of A-negative blood in the Iron Mountain, Marquette and Sault Ste. Marie service areas. If you haven’t donated in the last 8 weeks, please take the time to give the “gift of […]

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MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) – Former Michigan Congressman Bart Stupak is speaking out against the Department of Health and Human Services mandate that requires employer health plans to fund free contraceptive and abortion-inducing drugs under the Affordable Care Act regardless of the religious objections of employers. A last minute deal between Stupak […]

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