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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –Rio Tinto is hosting the latest in a series of community forums tonight on the Eagle Mine project. The public forums are being held in several locations throughout Marquette and Baraga counties for attendees to learn more about the status of Eagle Mine, participate in it’s Community Scorecard […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –The Department of Natural Resources is holding the first of three meetings in the U.P. today to gather further input on State Forest Management Plans. The meetings are open to stakeholder groups and others interested in discussing comments received during the public review of the plans. The DNR […]

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(Marquette, MI) – Great Lakes Radio, Inc. is proud to announce their Classic Rock Station, 983 WRUP, is the new Marquette County home for the Green Bay Packers radio broadcasts.   Journal Broadcast Group has granted a multi-year rights agreement to 983 WRUP in Marquette County. The full Packers schedule will air on 983 WRUP, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –Authorities in the Eastern U.P. have identified the victim in a weekend two-vehicle crash as 66-year-old Mary Catherine Keller of Cadillac. According to the Mackinac County Sheriff’s Office the accident happened 9:32 a.m. yesterday on US-2 near St. Ignace. Deputies say a westbound car carrying four people was […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –The Marquette City Commission is holding a regular meeting tonight in Marquette. The session is set for 7 p.m. at Commission Chambers at City Hall. Items on the agenda include a public hearing to review the development plan for a bed and breakfast business construction at 975 Lakeshore […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –M-DOT says a bridge repair project in Alger County is underway today. Work has started on the Anna River bridge on M-28 near Munising. Construction crews will resurface the bridge deck and replace the bridge approaches. This work will require lane closures with flag control initially, followed by […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –The Department of Natural Resources says residents will not have as many wildfires to fear this summer due to the increased snowfall and flooding around the state. Last year was one of the worst fire seasons reported in a long time. So far this year, 115 fires have […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –The National Traffic Safety Board’s final ruling has come in on the December 2011 Great Lakes Air crash in the Straits of Mackinac that killed the pilot and his only passenger. 52-year-old Amazon.com executive Thomas Phillips of Detroit, hired Great Lakes Air to fly him to his second […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –Michigan gas prices have held steady the past few weeks, but that could change as the Memorial Day holiday and summer driving season approaches. Nancy Cain, of “Triple-A Michigan,” says motorists should expect some price increases around the Memorial Day holiday weekend, but nothing dramatic, unless conditions change […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –Michigan Technological University ranks as the top Peace Corps Master’s International university nationwide for the eighth consecutive year. With 35 PCMI graduate students currently serving as Peace Corps Volunteers, Michigan Tech has earned the top spot in the 2013 rankings of PCMI and Paul D. Coverdell Fellows graduate […]

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