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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has postponed a public forum that was scheduled for tonight to discuss city ordinances covering truck route traffic in the city. According to a statement released yesterday afternoon, the session that was set for tonight in the Citizens’ Forum in Lakeview Arena has […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A two-vehicle traffic accident in western Marquette County yesterday sent one person to the hospital. State Police at the Negaunee Post say 77-year-old Thomas Davis of Marquette was eastbound on U.S. 41 near County Road CP in Ely Township around 5:30 p.m. when he failed to yield […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A KC-135 Air National Guard aircraft made an emergency landing at Sawyer International Airport in Marquette County yesterday. The plane landed at the former Air Force base after the pilot declared an in-flight emergency just before 5:00 p.m. Reports say the plane, which is based out of […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission will hold a public forum this week to discuss truck routes in the city. The session will be held tomorrow at 5:30 p.m. in the Citizens’ Forum in Lakeview Arena, at 401 E. Fair Avenue. Commissioners will be on-hand to answer questions regarding […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An effort to to trim trees along a major electrical transmission line between Iron Mountain and Republic using a helicopter and heavy-duty air saw is underway this week. American Transmission Company says  the helicopter uses a heavy-duty air saw with rotary blades suspended on a 90-foot vertical […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Several U.P. road upgrades are on a list of state funded road repairs. Approved projects include $30,000 for US-2 near Moon Lake Road in Dickinson County and $660,000 for CR-521 between M-35 and US-2 in Delta County. Also on the list is an $850,000 project to work […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was killed in a three-vehicle traffic accident yesterday afternoon in Delta County. The accident occurred just after 2:00 p.m. on U.S. 41 & 2 near the intersection of I Road in Hyde. The Delta County Sheriff’s Office says a motor home, driven by 69-year-old Arnold […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – If you want to vote in the August primary, you’ll need to register today (July 7th, 2014).  Today is the deadline for registration to participate in the August 5 primary. In Michigan, all 83 counties will hold elections on that date. The primary will feature party runoffs […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) - Gas prices dropped following the Fourth of July holiday, AAA Michigan reports.  Michigan’s current statewide average is $3.78/gallon, about 10.5 cents less than last week and about 24 cents higher than this time last year. The average price for self-serve decreased about six cents in Metro Detroit over […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – On July 2nd, 2014 Ishpeming Police arrested three people on methamphetamine charges. The arrests stem from a Protective Services referral on a couple who had just moved to Ishpeming and were alleged to be making and using methamphetamine. Investigation into the incident revealed that a 46-year old […]

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