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Storm’s A-Comin! Batten Down The Hatches

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service says a strong winter storm is expected later today through tomorrow across Upper Michigan. A Winter Storm Warning has been posted for heavy snow and blowing snow from 4:00 pm today to 4:00 p.m.tomorrow for most of the central U.P. Expect the heaviest […]

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SUV Stolen In Sands Township

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Sands Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of an SUV in Sands Township. Some time between 7:00 and 9:30 last night, a white 2003 BMW X-5 SUV was stolen from a driveway at 396 N. M-553 in Sands Township. Deputies say the vehicle has […]

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U.P. Towns Among Top 10 Best Hockey Towns In The Country

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two U.P. towns are among the Top 10 Best Hockey Towns in the country. According to the website “smartasset.com”, Houghton is number three while Marquette comes in at number seven. The website studied 123 hockey communities around the U.S. and used several factors to determine the list. […]

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Negaunee Twp. Man Arrested On Meth Charges

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Negaunee Township man has been arraigned on a series of meth-related charges. Ishpeming Police arrested 33-year-old Eric Scott Miller Sunday after meth making components were found in his vehicle after he had been stopped on US-41 near Lakeshore Drive for driving with an expired license plate. […]

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Snow Storm To Hit U.P. Tuesday

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Negaunee Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service says a strong winter storm is expected this week across Upper Michigan. A Winter Storm Warning has been posted for heavy snow and blowing snow from 4:00 pm tomorrow to 4:00 p.m. Wednesday for most of the central U.P. Expect the heaviest […]

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Early Morning Traffic Accident In Marquette County

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Negaunee Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was injured in a traffic accident this morning on US-41 in Negaunee Township. The accident was reported just after 6:00 a.m. at the intersection of M-35 near the Michigan State Police Post. Reports say the accident involved two vehicles and a snow plow and […]

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Body Of Missing U.P. Man Discovered

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Kingsford, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A body discovered Friday night in Dickinson County has been identified as that of a missing Kingsford man. Kingsford Public Safety officers were called to a wooded area near Carpenter Avenue and Breen Avenue in Kingsford on a report of the discovery of the body. Investigators were […]

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One Arrested In Delta County Meth Bust

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was arrested on meth-related charges in Delta County after a foot chase with authorities yesterday morning. Reports say Delta County Sheriff’s deputies on patrol near Brampton around 3:00 a.m. located a suspicious vehicle near a snowmobile trail. Deputies say they saw a man coming out […]

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State Seeks Public Input On Straits Pipeline Studies

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The State of Michigan is looking for public input on proposals from environmental and engineering experts to complete two studies on the Mackinac Straits pipeline known as Enbridge Energy’s Line 5. The Michigan Pipeline Safety Advisory Board is advising the state on finding qualified contractors to conduct […]

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U.P. Unemployment Rate Up Slightly

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The unemployment rate rose slightly in December in Upper Michigan. According to the Department of Technology Management & Budget, the U.P. rate for last month was 5.7 percent. That compares to a rate of 5.5 percent in November. The state unemployment rate for the period was 4.5 […]

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