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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder has declared a State of Energy Emergency in Michigan due to limited availability and temporary shortages of gas and diesel fuel in areas of the U.P. caused by a shutdown of a pipeline in Wisconsin. The West Shore Pipeline, located between Milwaukee and Green […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The involuntary manslaughter trial of an Alger County man continues today. 48-year-old Thomas Murdock is accused of backing his pickup truck over his girlfriend 44-year Lisa Hardwick, who died at the scene.  The incident occurred in June of last year in AuTrain Township. According to statements made […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A downstate Battle Creek native who was rowing around the shore of Lake Michigan for charity has been sexually assaulted near Manistique. It happened early Sunday morning south of Gulliver.  Jennifer Gibbons would row by day and then pull her row boat up on shore or into […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A forum featuring candidates for probate Judge of Marquette County is being held tonight in Marquette. The forum will run from 7 to 9 tonight at the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library and is being presented by the U.P. Children’s Coalition, The National Alliance […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the St.Ignace Post are searching for a suspect in the sexual assault of a Chicago woman reported on Sunday morning south of Gulliver along Lake Michigan in Schoolcraft County. Police believe the suspect traveled a significant distance to carry out the assault and are […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation says a few changes are coming for a major road project in Marquette County. Beginning tomorrow, US-41 will be reduced to a single lane in each direction for reconstruction of US-41/M-28 between Marquette and Harvey. The current lane restriction is from the […]

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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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