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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan residents can now purchase a new license plate to show their support for the U.S. Olympic Education Center at Northern Michigan University in Marquette. Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced the availability of the plate Wednesday. The redesigned plate features bolder USA lettering and the phrase […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Alger County man convicted for the death of his girlfriend by running her over was sentenced today in Alger County Circuit Court. 48-year-old Thomas Murdock of Munising, who was convicted in July on a series of charges related to the death of 44-year-old Lisa Hardwick of […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post responded to a two-vehicle traffic accident yesterday morning just after 9:30 at the intersection of US-41 and M-95 in Humboldt Township. Troopers say a westbound Jeep, driven by 52-year-old Gary Smith of Spring Valley, IL turned south onto M-95 into the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man was arraigned on several drug charges yesterday following his arrest on Friday for driving under the influence of drugs. 29-year-old Matthew Querfeld of Michigamme was arrested and a search of his vehicle found evidence of a meth lab as well as a small […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette General Hospital is now officially part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, a joint venture of the Duke University Health System and LifePoint hospitals. The Hospital’s and Duke LifePoint’s Boards of Directors met Monday and finalized the sale of the hospital less than a week after the $483 […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – On Sunday afternoon, police reported a single engine plane crash at the Luce County Airport. The plane was found fully engulfed in flames when troopers from the Michigan State Police Sault Ste. Marie Post arrived around 2:15 p.m. The pilot, Dean Minett of Newberry, suffered burns to […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News)  – On Saturday September 1, at approximately 2:45 a.m., officers of the Marquette City Police Department investigated a hit and run accident involving a motorist and a bicyclist. The bicyclist, a 22 year-old Marquette man, was traveling north bound on Fitch Ave. when struck by a tan colored […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cliffs Natural Resources and the United Steelworkers Union mutually agreed to take a temporary recess from labor contract negotiations as of Friday evening without reaching a tentative contract agreement. As agreed to earlier on Friday, there will be no work stoppage initiated by either party and operations […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cliffs Natural Resources has announced a short-term extension of its labor contract with the United Steelworkers since both parties have not reached a new agreement. The extension prevents any work stoppage due to a new contract not being reached at midnight tonight. According to a release from […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette will conduct a ribbon cutting ceremony this afternoon at 1:00 p.m. to commemorate the opening of the McClellan Avenue extension from Fair Avenue to Wright Street. The ceremony will be held just north of the intersection with Fair Avenue and will be attended […]

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