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Man Arrested After Car Chase And Driving Into Menominee River

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Kingsford, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Kingsford Public Safety arrested one person this morning after an attempted traffic stop turned into a chase over state lines. Officers tried to stop a vehicle for traffic violations around 1:30 am, central time, but the driver did not stop and officers gave chase. They chased the […]

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Clean Up From Floods Continuing In Marquette County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Damage assessment continues today after heavy rains caused flooding along the Chocolay River in Marquette County. State Police say US-41 has now been re-opened to through traffic between Heidtman Road and Yalmer Road. The highway was closed pending a full inspection of the bridge over the river. […]

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Flood Warning Posted For Chocolay River

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Thunderstorms that moved through last evening dropped 3 to 4 inches of rain over much of the Chocolay River Basin in only a few hours. As a result, the National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for the Chocolay River near Harvey until 7:00 tomorrow evening. […]

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Overnight Flooding Shuts Down Marquette County Roads

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Damage assessment and clean-up is underway today after heavy overnight rains resulted in flooding in many areas of Marquette County. State Police at Regional Dispatch in Negaunee Township say US-41 remains closed between Heidtman Road and Yalmer Road. Southbound US-41 traffic is being routed down County Road […]

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Flood Warnings And Advisories Posted For This Morning

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service in Negaunee Township has issued a flash flood warning for east central Marquette County until 10:00 am eastern. A flood advisory is also in effect for for southwestern Alger County, north central Menominee County, northern Dickinson County and southeastern Marquette County until 9:15 […]

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Flooding Closes Roads In Marquette County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Heavy overnight rains have resulted in flooding in Marquette County. State Police at regional Dispatch in Negaunee Township say flooding has been reported along the Chocolay River impacting residents and closing roads. The following roads have been impacted by the flooding: US-41 is closed between Heidtman Road […]

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Marquette Chamber Of Commerce Holding Candidate Forum This Week

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Chamber of Commerce is holding a candidate forum later this week. Executive Director Jason Schneider joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the forum and other projects the Chamber is working on. Schneider said the forum will focus on […]

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Casperson Says “Dark Stores” Legislation Will Get Senate Hearing Before End Of Year

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Senator Tom Casperson says a measure addressing the so-called “dark stores” tax issue will get a hearing before the end of the year. Casperson shared the latest information about the legislation when he joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today for a legislative […]

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Marquette Area Public Schools Showcasing Refurbished Football Field This Friday

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Area Public School District is showcasing renovations to their football field and athletic complex at a special event tomorrow. District Superintendent Bill Saunders joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike this week to invite all to see the upgrades. Saunders said the Marquette […]

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Fresh Coast Film Festival Debuts Tonight In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A film festival celebrating the outdoor lifestyle, environment and spirit of the Great Lakes debuts tonight in Marquette. The Fresh Coast Film Festival features documentary films and adventure cinema from around the world. Organizer Aaron Peterson joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to […]

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