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Red Flag Warning Posted For Entire Upper Peninsula

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service is warning people in the U.P. of high fire risk today. Dry conditions due to a lack of any steady rain and gusty southeast winds up to 25 mph are combining with low relative humidity and temperatures in the mid to upper 60s […]

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State Police Report Drug Take Back Success

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post say they had good success in a recent prescription drug take back effort. 59.5 pounds of prescription drugs were collected at the post during the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, April 30th. All 29 State Police posts in Michigan […]

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Body Of Missing U.P. Man Found

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan State Police say the body of a missing L’Anse man was located this morning in Marquette County. The body of 33-year-old Joseph Waisanen was found by a camper just after 1:00 a.m. in a wooded area in Powell Township about seven miles north of the intersection […]

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U.P. University Graduations This Weekend

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Delta County are reporting the discovery of a pair of meth lab dump sites this morning. Delta County Sheriff’s deputies found hazardous materials used in the manufacture of meth around 6:00 a.m. in two locations in Ford River Township. The investigation is underway into several […]

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Meth Lab Dump Sites Found In Delta County

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Delta County are reporting the discovery of a pair of meth lab dump sites this morning. Delta County Sheriff’s deputies found hazardous materials used in the manufacture of meth around 6:00 a.m. in two locations in Ford River Township. The investigation is underway into several […]

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Verdict Reached In U.P. Animal Cruelty Case

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Ironwood, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A western U.P. man has been found not guilty in an animal cruelty case. The jury in the trial of 35-year-old Jason Roberts of Ironwood handed the verdict down yesterday in Gogebic County Circuit Court after about two hours of deliberation. He had been accused of allowing […]

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Chocolay Township Fire Under Investigation

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Chocolay Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The cause of a house fire in Marquette County’s Chocolay Township remains under investigation. The fire was called in around 1:00 o’clock yesterday afternoon at a home on Acorn Trail. Firefighters say they were able to get the fire knocked down fairly quickly, but reports say […]

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WI Man Bound Over To Marquette Co. Circuit Court

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A man arrested earlier this month by Ishpeming Township Police in connection with a stolen vehicle has been bound over to circuit court. 23-year-old David Illikainen of Antigo, Wisconsin is charged with one felony count of Receiving or Concealing a Motor Vehicle. He was arrested on April […]

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Fatal Iron Co. Fire Investigation Continues

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Iron River, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing into the cause of a fatal Iron County house fire early yesterday. Authorities responded to to the fire on Ice Lake Road in Iron River around 3:30 a.m., central time. An unidentified 59-year-old woman was found inside the home by firefighters. She […]

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U.P. Man Pleads No Contest To Four Felonies

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Ontonagon, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A western U.P. man will be sentenced next month after pleading no contest to four felony counts. 51-year-old Timothy Pietila of Ontonagon entered the pleas this week on charges of Attempted Murder, 1st-degree Criminal Sexual Conduct, Assault by Strangulation and Felony Firearm Possession. He was arrested on […]

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