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Two-Vehicle Crash In Marquette Township

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a two-vehicle crash yesterday in Marquette Towsnhip. It happened just after 11:30 a.m. on eastbound US-41 in front of the Ojibwa Express Gas Station. An eastbound pickup truck, driven by 78-year-old Michael Vilona of East Troy, Wisconsin was in the […]

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Marquette Township Investigates Rec Area Vandalism

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials in Marquette Township are looking for the public’s help as they investigate a case of vandalism of a public recreation area. Township crews discovered deep car tire tracks in the turf at Lion’s Field yesterday during a check of the facility. They believe the incident […]

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Marquette Traffic Accident Injures Four

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City police responded to a multiple vehicle crash yesterday afternoon on Wright Street. The accident happened just after 12:30 p.m. near Industrial Parkway when several vehicles had stopped to allow a group of bicyclists to cross the roadway. A tandem-trailer semi-truck was unable to stop in […]

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U.P. Traffic Stop Nets Wisconsin Felon

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Wakefield, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A recent traffic stop for speeding in the western U.P. resulted in the arrest of one man on a series of charges. State Police at the Wakefield Post say a Trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding late last month on M-28 in Wakefield and arrested the driver, […]

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Fatal U.P. Traffic Accident Under Investigation

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St. Ignace, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing into a weekend fatal traffic accident in Mackinac County. It happened around 12:45 a.m. Saturday about a mile south of M-123 on Mackinac Trail in St. Ignace Township. A vehicle, driven by 17-year-old Mitchell Snyder of Brevort Township, collided head-on with a […]

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Western U.P. Traffic Accident Injures Four

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Alston, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Houghton County Sheriff’s Department responded to a traffic accident Saturday afternoon in Laird Township. The accident happened in Alston at the intersection of M-38 and North Laird Heights Road. A vehicle operated by a 24-year-old Ann Arbor man went out of control on M-38, left the […]

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American Transmission Company Plans Next Decade

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – American Transmission Company has released an operational plan covering their main investments in the region over the next 10 years. The Wisconsin-based firm says their Transmission System Assessment calls for an investment of $3.7 to $4.5 billion in the grid that serves eastern Wisconsin and the U.P. […]

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Parole Legislation Passes State House

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Nonviolent inmates would be up for release from prison once they’ve served their minimum sentence under legislation supported by an Upper Michigan lawmaker that has passed in the Michigan House. State Representative Ed McBroom pushed for passage of the bill saying people are overstaying their welcome in […]

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Zintman Found Guilty

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A jury has found a Forsyth Township man guilty in the death of his girlfriend. The jury handed down the verdict against 46-year-old Steven Zintman of Gwinn after less than three hours of deliberation yesterday in Marquette County Circuit Court. Zintman was charged with First Degree Murder […]

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Stranded Boaters Helped In Delta County

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Gladstone, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Delta County rescued a pair of boaters from their capsized vessel yesterday evening. Officers with Gladstone Public Safety responded to a call of a catamaran that had flipped over in Little Bay de Noc about 200 yards from shore. They were able to reach the […]

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