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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Downtown Development Authority will be conducting an analysis of parking issues in Downtown Marquette this week. The D-D-A has retained Nelson/Nygaard Parking Consultants of New York to conduct the comprehensive analysis for the Downtown District.  The project will evaluate the current parking system and develop […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Chocolay Township Police are looking for a missing 24-year-old woman She is identified as Tiffany Lauren Rushton and described as a white female, 5-foot-3 inches tall, weighing 150 pounds with hazel eyes and brown hair.  The last contact with Rushton was reported to be around 1 a.m. […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing into the death of a Marquette woman at last week’s Rock Fest music festival in Cadott, WI. The Chippewa County, WI Sheriff’s Department says 38-year-old Joann Helene Caldwell was found unresponsive in her camper by her husband last Thursday morning.  Paramedics on the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man charged as the driver in a Fourth of July hit and run accident in Marquette that claimed the life of one person and injured another is scheduled to appear in court later today. 30-year-old Luke Eugene Huotari of Gwinn faces a preliminary hearing […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cellular phone service is down in Schoolcraft County this afternoon. Both cellular and land line service is also currently down in Inwood Township of Schoolcraft County.  Officials say county residents who need emergency services should call 9-1-1 on a land line until further notice. Affected residents in […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette-Alger Regional Educational Service Agency has received grant funding to assist in programs to develop reading skills in area youth. The MARESA AmeriCorps Program, “Get Ready Get Reading”, has received a $149,800 grant from the Corporation for National and Community Service.  The grant will support twelve […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The St. Clair County Health Department has re-opened a few beaches along Lake Huron that had been closed as a result of a fuel spill in the lake yesterday. Officials say other beaches may soon be reopened as well. A 110-foot dredging barge sank early Thursday morning, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A recent wave of bomb threats in the City of Detroit is continuing. Detroit Police say they received another bomb threat on the Ambassador Bridge.  Authorities say the threat came in around 5:15 p.m Thursday afternoon. However, officials kept the busy international crossing open while they investigated […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man has been sentenced to prison time on assault charges. 36-year-old Ralph Emanuelson of Ishpeming was sentenced this morning in Marquette County Circuit Court for a domestic violence incident that happened last May where he held a knife to the throat of his wife.  […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A legislative effort to make high-speed internet service available to a Delta County business park to increase their competitiveness is headed to the Governor for approval. 108th District State Representative Ed McBroom and Senator Tom Casperson say the Whitetail Industrial Park in Escanaba is only the governor’s […]

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