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Marquette City Commission Holding Organizational Meeting Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has their first post-election meeting tonight. Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today for a preview. Angeli said the City Clerk will be administering oath of office to Commissioners Dave Campana and Sarah Reynolds, who […]

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Ishpeming Drunk Driving Crash Injures One

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming Police responded to a two-vehicle crash last night at the intersection of US-41 and Lakeshore Drive. The accident happened around 7:30pm on westbound US-41 when a pickup truck rear-ended an SUV that was stopped at a red light. The driver of the SUV was taken to […]

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Chippewa Co. Man Headed To Prison

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Sault Ste. Marie, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Chippewa County man has been sentenced in Federal Court to 3-and-a-half years in prison for domestic violence. 28-year-old Justin Wykoff of Sault Ste. Marie was charged with Domestic Violence by an Habitual Offender on connection with an incident in the Soo in December of […]

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Manistique M-94 Road Project Wraps Up Today

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Manistique, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation says their major reconstruction of M-94 in Manistique is wrapping up today. M-DOT reconstructed 1.3 miles of M-94 from Chippewa Avenue to US-2 in Manistique. The $4.5 million project began in May. Final work is being completed today and the detour is […]

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Soo Man Gets 14 Years In Prison For Assault

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Sault Ste. Marie, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An eastern U.P. man has been sentenced to prison for assaulting an officer with a knife. 37-year-old Eric Verweibe of Sault Ste. Marie was sentenced to 14 years in prison for Assault on a Federal Officer with a Dangerous Weapon. He pleaded guilty last July […]

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Marquette Township Investigates Illegal Dumping

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with Marquette Township are looking for the public’s help in their investigation into some illegal dumping in an area park. The Township is offering a reward to anyone who may have any information regarding the illegal dumping of 37 tires in an section of Schwemwood […]

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Incumbents And Newcomers Find Success In Key Election Races

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan has two new members of Congress, and all incumbent U.S. Representatives won re-election. In the 1st Congressional District, covering the entire U.P. and a portion of northern lower Michigan, Republican Jack Bergman beat former Michigan Democratic party chair Lon Johnson. Bergman will take over for Republican […]

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1st District U.S. Congressional Race & U.P. State House Results

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  U.S House of Representatives – 1st District Jack Bergman (R) 201,154 Lon Johnson (D) 144,319 Diane Bostow (L) 13,385 Ellis Boal (G) 4,773 Michigan House of Representatives – 107th District Lee Chatfield (R)  30,219 Phil Belfy (D)  14,776 Michigan House of Representatives – 108th District Beau LaFave (R) 22,006 Scott Celello (D) 19,718 Michigan […]

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Final Election 2016 Numbers For Key Marquette County Races

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Here are final number tallies from the November 8th, 2016 election for several of the key races in Marquette County. Marquette County – 96th District Court Judge Karl Weber 16,734 Derek Swajanen 10,837 Marquette County Board of Commissioners – 3rd District Stephen Adamini (D) 3,142 Bill Vajda […]

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Marquette County Election Results For Nov. 8, 2016

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Here are results for some of the key races in Marquette County:   Marquette City Commission – (2 seats) David Campana 4,719 Sarah Reynolds 4,565 Matthew Luttenberger 1,823 Marquette Board of Light & Power – (1 seat) Robert Niemi 3,597 Edward Angeli 3,405 Marquette County Commission District […]

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