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Two Injured In Delta County Crash

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Gladstone, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash last night in Delta County. The accident happened just after 11:00 p.m. on northbound US-2/41 at Rains Drive in Gladstone. Reports say a vehicle operated by a 44-year-old Escanaba woman crossed the northbound lane of the highway and pulled […]

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Body Of Missing U.P. Man Found In Iron County Lake

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Iron County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Iron County Sheriff’s Office is reporting the location of the body of an Iron Mountain man who had been missing since last week. The body of 57-year-old Robert Polich was found last night in Chicaugon Lake. Reports say a fisherman called authorities after finding an […]

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Marquette City Commission Meets Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission meets tonight. The Commission will hear a report from the city’s Waterfront Safety Task Force and will be discussing updating of guidelines for rental and use of city parks for large events. The Commission will also be recognizing the service of long time […]

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U.P. Man Sentenced In Skandia Car Chase Case

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  Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Michigan man has been sentenced to jail time and probation for a police pursuit in February. 44-year-old Craig Silta of Trenary was sentenced today in Marquette County Circuit Court to one year in jail and one year of probation. Silta received credit for 255 days […]

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Michigan Tech Mid-Year Commencement Tomorrow

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Midyear commencement ceremonies are being held at Michigan Tech University tomorrow in Houghton. The graduation ceremonies will begin at 10:30 a.m. in the Student Development Complex’s Wood Gymnasium. University officials say almost 400 students are receiving their degrees at the end of the fall semester and nearly […]

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Snow Is Back With a Vengeance In Parts Of MI

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Parts of Michigan are experiencing significant snowfall today that will continue into tomorrow. The National Weather Service says some parts of the Upper Peninsula could see upwards a foot of snow or more through tomorrow morning. Moderate to heavy lake effect snow and blowing snow is expected […]

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Rep. Kivela Introduces Chronic Wasting Disease Bill

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109th District State Representative John Kivela has introduced a measure to increase the penalties for illegally bringing a deer carcass into Michigan from another state that is known to have deer with Chronic Wasting Disease. The Marquette Democrat says the U.P. does not have a problem with […]

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One Person Arrested After Multi-State Car Chase

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Iron Mountain, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Iron Mountain Post say one person was arrested after a car chase yesterday across state lines. Reports say the chase began yesterday afternoon when Troopers attempted to stop a vehicle for speeding on US-2 in Iron County’s Crystal Falls Township. The vehicle […]

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Seven Arrested In Major Meth Drug Trafficking Bust

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Ironwood, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Ironwood man arrested as the ringleader of a meth operation between the U.P., northeast Wisconsin and Las Vegas has been sentenced to 15 years in prison on federal drug charges. The arrest of 39-year-old Richard Jon Hill, also known as “Rock Star Rick” comes after a […]

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Two Injured In Car-Pedestrian Accident In Harvey

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two people were injured last night when they were struck by a car as they crossed a highway in Marquette County. The accident happened around 7:00 p.m. in Chocolay Township when 28-year-old Louis Kowalski and 25-year-old Jaimie Skytta, both from Marquette, got off of a Marq-Tran bus […]

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