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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has voted to support the planned construction of County Road 595 in Western Marquette County. The DEQ says the Marquette County Road Commission has made significant improvements to their plan to minimize the project’s environmental impact. The DEQ says they feel […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Downtown Development Authority will demonstrate electric car charging stations installed in the Bluff Street Parking Ramp tomorrow morning. The charging stations were installed during last fall’s $1.1 million renovation of the ramp. DDA officials will use a 2013 Chevy Volt, an electric hybrid vehicle, to […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are treating the death of 34-year-old Shawn Dollar of Marquette as suspicious in nature. Police investigators are considering his death as suspicious because of the way the body was found and the uncertainty of how he died. Dollar had been last seen in the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Power Company says power should be restored to all affected areas in Western Marquette County that had a power outage yesterday evening and overnight. UPPCO says crews worked through the night restoring power to over 800 customers in Ishpeming, Ishpeming Township and Ely Township. […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Area Public Schools are working with the Michigan Association of School Boards to develop a comprehensive strategic plan for the District. The plan is intended to produce four or five priority goals to be reached over the next three to five years.  School officials say […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the Nahma boating access site on Lake Michigan in Delta County will be temporarily closed for dredging today and tomorrow. According to project managers with the DNR, the dredging project will create a deeper and wider channel, allowing more convenient […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of the people involved in a two-vehicle accident yesterday afternoon in Ishpeming Township.  The accident was reported around 4:45 p.m. on Deer Lake Road about 3-and-a-half miles north of county road G.M. Deputies say a southbound Jeep Cherokee, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Word today that Marquette City Police are treating the death of a Marquette man as suspicious. As the investigation is continuing into the death of 34-year-old Shawn Dollar, reports say police are considering his death as suspicious in nature because of the way the body was found […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Autopsy results are pending in the investigation into the cause of the death of a Marquette woman. State Police at the Negaunee Post are not suspecting foul play in the death of 25-year-old Amy Luella Janson, whose body was found last week by hikers in a bog […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation into the cause of an apartment complex fire late Friday night in Escanaba in continuing today. The fire was reported at 823 2nd Avenue South just before 11 p.m.  Firefighters arriving on the scene found the two story apartment complex completely engulfed in flames. The fire was eventually […]

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