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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The company hired to execute the Marquette July 4th fireworks show has apologized for the technical failure of this year’s show and has offered the Fireworks Committee a refund. In a statement released today, the Marquette Area 4th of July Fireworks Committee says Great Lakes Fireworks, LLC […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Upper Michigan’s legislative delegation is holding a series of public meetings over the next two weeks. Starting tonight, State Senator Tom Casperson and Representatives Scott Dianda, John Kivela and Ed McBroom are holding the town hall meetings across the U.P. to give local residents a chance to […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University will be operating with a smaller budget over the next fiscal year. The NMU Board of Trustees has approved a 2014-15 general fund operating budget of nearly $108 million, which marks a a 2.4 percent funding decrease from last year. Gavin Leach, Vice President […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Michigan man has been sentenced in Federal Court in Marquette to five years in prison on a domestic violence charge. 23-year-old Peter Meshigaud of Wilson was sentenced to 60 months imprisonment for domestic assault and being an habitual offender. He was also ordered to pay […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police from the Gladstone Post are continuing their investigation into a weekend drowning. Troopers say the drowning was reported on Friday in Delta County’s Brampton Township. Few details have been released, but it appears a 48-year-old Delta County man drowned in Little Bay De Noc. State […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two suspects charged in a recent home invasion in Marquette will be arraigned today. 25 year old Kyler Brock Arrieta and 25 year old Johnathan Daniel Roy were arrested last Friday after the incident at a residence on Marquette’s west side. The pair allegedly gained entry through […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post are investigating a weekend traffic crash involving a City of Marquette Police vehicle. The accident happened just after 11:30 p.m. Saturday in the city when the police car was southbound on Fourth Street and collided with an eastbound vehicle on Hewitt […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Quinnesec woman has been arraigned for hitting a construction worker with her vehicle yesterday at a road construction site in Dickinson County’s Breitung Township. 34-year-old Andrea Drawsky was arraigned this morning one one count of Operating While Intoxicated Causing Serious Injury and one count of Failing […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police have arrested two people in connection with an early-morning home invasion. Officers were called about the home invasion around 6:45 this morning and obtained a description of two suspects. A short time later, police located a vehicle and suspects matching the description at The […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Calumet post responded to a stabbing overnight. The incident was reported around 2:00 a.m. today outside of a residence on Hecla Street. Troopers say a 25-year-old Laurium man and a 26-year-old Calumet man began arguing inside the residence and then went outside and […]

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