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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University’s new president Fritz Erickson delivered his first fall convocation address yesterday. During the address in the auditorium of the new Jamrich Hall on campus, Erickson discussed his early impressions of the university. He also outlined his desire to engage the full campus community in […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Natural Resources Commission is holding its regular monthly meeting today in Alger County. The meeting begins at 3:00 p.m. at American Legion Post 131 in Munising. The meeting will start with the Policy Committee on Wildlife and Fisheries. The Committee of the Whole follows at […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News)  – Motorists are being urged to use caution when approaching two new railroad crossings near Humboldt in Marquette County. One crossing is on US-41/M-28, just west of the M-95 intersection; the other is on M-95, approximately 1 mile south of the intersection of US-41/M-28 and M-95. While railroad […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News)  – The driver of a Ryder Truck that was involved in a fatal accident in June in Ishpeming has been charged in connection with the crash. 19-year-old Raymond Anderson of Ishpeming has been charged with two counts of Moving Violation Causing Death in the accident on June 5th […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Upper Michigan’s legislative delegation will join Governor Rick Snyder and Delta County prosecutor Steve Parks at the U.P. State Fair in Escanaba today to honor the inclusion of the term “Yooper” in the Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Parks’ efforts over several years and multiple tries resulted in the term […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 110th District State Representative Scott Dianda has endorsed Grant Carlson, the Democratic candidate running for the 108th District in the Michigan House. Dianda says Carlson’s commitment to U.P. communities and a promise to fight for increased education funding and tax relief for families and seniors as reasons […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police have updated their investigation into the death of a competitor Saturday during the Ore to Shore bike race. Police have identified the victim as 37-year-old Peter Joseph Bausch of Elm Grove, Wisconsin. Authorities searched the course and located Bausch’s body around 2:30 p.m. Saturday […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Aerial tree trimming around electrical transmission lines is planned for this week for Marquette, Baraga and Houghton counties. American Transmission Company says a helicopter and heavy-duty air saw will be used during August to trim trees along a 138,000-volt transmission line between the Perch Lake Substation near […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are continuing their investigation into a death that occurred over the weekend during the Ore to Shore bike race. Police located the body of a 37-year-old Elm River, Wisconsin man after he was overdue to finish the race. Authorities searched the course and located […]

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Wakefield, MI – August 8, 2014 – State Police at the Wakefield Post executed a pair of search warrants at separate residences in Ontonagon County’s Carp Lake Township near White Pine in relation to the recent theft of copper in the area. During the search, two men were arrested for Breaking and Entering. The men, […]

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