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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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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The driver in an accident earlier this week in Ishpeming that injured one woman was arraigned yesterday in 96th District Court. 50-year-old Richard Charles Jordan of Ely Township was charged with driving on a denied or revoked license causing serious injury, which is a felony punishable by […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Detectives with the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team arrested four people in the city of Manistique last night. Two women and one man were arrested for delivery of prescription pills.  A second man was arrested later in the evening on three counts of delivery of prescription pills […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Negaunee has announced a road closure in the city for tomorrow. The LS&I Railroad will be closing down the crossing on Buffalo Road from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. There will be no through traffic permitted on the road and motorists are being asked […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.S. Coast Guard says a 110-foot barge has sunk in Lake Huron, spilling fuel and oil into the lake. Officials say the incident happened around 4:30 this morning when the commercial barge went down in stormy waters. A tug boat that was pushing the dredge, a […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Senator Tom Casperson is holding a series of informational meetings tomorrow on recent changes to state law regarding beach grooming. The Escanaba Republican will be meeting with interested members of the public starting at 8 a.m. at the Banquet Room of the Hampton Inn in Marquette.  […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan’s jobless rate edged up in June, compared to May. The state reports that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in June increased by one-tenth of a percentage point to 8.6 percent.  The Michigan jobless rate in June 2012 was two full percentage points below the state’s June […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Alger County man was arraigned yesterday on charges connected to the embezzlement of funds from the Manistique Moose Lodge. 56-year-old Ray Hayford of Wetmore was arraigned in 93rd District Court on four counts of forgery and one count of embezzlement of more than $1000 but less […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County woman was hospitalized yesterday when she was struck by a pickup truck when she was crossing a street in Ishpeming. The accident happened around noon yesterday on North Third Street near The U.S. Ski Hall of Fame when a 64-year-old woman from National Mine […]

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