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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A forum is being held tomorrow in Escanaba to discuss a growing drug problem in Delta County. Organizers will provide an action plan at the session to help those seeking to recover from addiction. The forum is hosted by the Delta County Task Force Against Substance Abuse […]

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Alger County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post have positively identified human remains found this fall in Alger County. The remains were located by hunters on October 30th in Munising Township. The remains were identified though dental records as those of 40-year-old Victor Salo. His family says he […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette is expected to have a new Chief of Police after tonight. Marquette City Manager, and former Police Chief, Mike Angeli is formally recommending the appointment of Police Captain Blake Rieboldt to the post. Angeli says Rieboldt is a Marquette native and has been […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service says a mix of rain and wet snow may to lead to hazardous conditions tomorrow for Thanksgiving Day travelers. Patchy freezing drizzle is possible tomorrow morning in the western U.P. The rain and snow are expected to increase through the day and into […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for the death of his girlfriend. 46-year-old Steven Zintman of Gwinn was sentenced yesterday in Marquette County Circuit Court. Zintman was found guilty in October of First Degree Murder and Arson of a Dwelling […]

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Iron Mountain, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Police in Iron Mountain are looking for the public’s help in finding a suspect involved with two domestic assault incidents. Authorities say 25–year–old Matthew Allen Childers is wanted for two separate accounts of domestic violence. The victim is said to be the same person in both […]

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder has signed into law a measure authored by an Upper Michigan lawmaker the establishes a consolidated March election date in the state. House Bill 4904, sponsored by State Representative Ed McBroom, clarifies the filing deadlines for local candidates and ballot questions and classifies the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Area Public School District is moving ahead with a computer initiative to give all students full access to new technology. The MAPS Board of Education approved approximately $650,000 last night to complete its 1 to 1 computer initiative. According to District Superintendent Bill Saunders, the […]

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan DNR is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of someone who shot a gray wolf Saturday in Houghton County. It happened sometime between 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on M-26, a half-mile south of Twin Lakes. The DNR says the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Rapidly changing weather conditions yesterday evening were factors in several traffic accidents in Marquette County. State Police at the Negaunee Post say they received dozens of 9-1-1 calls about accidents as wintry conditions caused whiteouts and freezing road surfaces. Police responded to at least 24 traffic crashes […]

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