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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Representative John Kivela of the 109th District hosted the Michigan House Democrats’ Education Task Force in Marquette today. The task force held its fifth meeting today at Marquette City Hall at the City Commission Chambers. Lake Superior State University President Anthony McLain discussed his experience in […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission is voting tonight on the hiring of extra legal counsel to respond to a tax valuation challenge by Marquette General Hospital. The agenda item comes after officials with MGH requested a state tax tribunal hearing disputing the tax valuation placed on the hospital’s […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-vehicle crash yesterday in Marquette township that sent two people to the hospital. The accident happened around 7:30 pm at the east end of the Northwoods Road when a 2005 Subaru, driven by Linda Dishno, 42, failed to yield […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Sault Ste. Marie Post are reporting a fatal traffic accident Saturday in Chippewa County. The accident happened near 12 Mile Road in Dafter Township when a vehicle, driven by 30-year-old James Thompson of Sault Ste. Marie, went out of control, left the roadway, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates increased in all of Michigan’s 17 major labor market areas in June. According to the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget, total employment and labor force levels advanced seasonally in most regions over the month. The Ann Arbor area had the state’s […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cliffs Natural Resources is reporting a decline in revenues for the second-quarter of the year. Consolidated revenues of $1.5 billion decreased $91 million, or 6%, from the previous year. The lower revenues were driven by decrease in global iron ore pricing and an increase in cost of […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – General Motors announced they made $1.2 billion for the second quarter of the year. In North America, their profit topped $2 billion but losses in Europe and other markets globally brought the overall profit down by 19 percent compared to the second quarter of last year. The […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109th District State Representative John Kivela will host the Michigan House Democrats’ Education Task Force in Marquette next week. The task force will be holding its fifth meeting at 11 a.m. on Monday at Marquette City Hall at the City Commission Chambers. Lake Superior State University President […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette Fire Department will be participating in the annual “Fill the Boot” fundraising drive for the Muscular Dystrophy Association this weekend. Firemen will be raising funds in various street intersections on today and tomorrow. These street intersections will be open to traffic and drivers […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One lane of M-28 a mile east of the U.S. 41/M-28 intersection in Harvey will be closed down on Monday. The closure will be in effect until October 18th for maintenance and painting of an overhead recreational-trail bridge. Traffic flow in both directions will be maintained on […]

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