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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A dangerous cold snap is affecting many areas in the region with extremely low wind chills across Upper Michigan this morning. A Wind Chill Advisory has been posted by the National Weather Service for most of the U.P. until noon eastern. Wind chills of around 25 to […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cliffs Natural Resources has finalized an interim power agreement with WE Energies for its Michigan operations. According to Cliffs officials, this is a key step in a series of short and long-term agreements essential to the viability of their iron ore mines in the U.P., and the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain will be hosting two Veteran Town Halls in the Marquette and Ishpeming next month. The meetings will be held on Thursday, March 12th. The first town hall will be held at 1 p.m. at the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Upper Michigan lawmakers and Marquette County Road Commission representatives testified in Lansing yesterday on resolutions supporting a controversial county road proposal. State Representatives John Kivela of Marquette and Scott Dianda of Calumet along with State Senator Tom Casperson of Escanaba joined Marquette County Road Commission Chair Dave […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post say a Marquette County woman was injured this morning when her car rear-ended a grader. The accident happened around 9:00 am on County Road 480 in Negaunee Township when an eastbound car, driven by 23-year-old Kayla Gilstorff of Gwinn, drove into […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Senate has passed legislation banning use of drones to harass hunters or take game. The bills, sponsored by Senators Tom Casperson and Phil Pavlov outlaw the use of certain unmanned aerial or submersible vehicles to harass or stalk hunters or anglers and ensure that such […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Calumet Post are reporting the arrest of four juveniles on charges related to stealing a car and drug possession. The juveniles, two boys aged 15 and 16 and two girls aged 14 and 15, were taken into custody after troopers investigated a suspicious […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Hannahville Indian Community and officials with the Island Resort and Casino have announced plans for a major renovation of their facility in Harris, MI. According to a statement released today, the Tribal Council has approved a two-year project featuring major expansions and renovations. The plans include […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 110th District State Representative Scott Dianda is praising State House approval of a bill allocating Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund grants to seven western U.P. communities. The Calumet Democrat says the funds will be used to help the communities improve several parks, playgrounds and trails. Highlights of […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.P. authorities say a weekend multi-agency effort to reduce injuries on area snowmobile trails was a success. The enforcement wave was held Saturday in Alger, Luce and Schoolcraft counties and was a collaboration between the county sheriffs, Michigan State Police from the St. Ignace and Sault Ste. […]

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