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Bridge Work On Marquette Co. Road 550

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Road Commission is letting drivers know of a series of delays today and tomorrow on County Road 550. Crews are working on bridge approaches on County Road 550 and the Triple-A road. Intermittent delays are expected through tomorrow and drivers need to slow down […]

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Snyder Tours Gogebic County Storm Damage

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Gogebic County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder toured areas of Gogebic County in the western Upper Peninsula this morning to survey damage caused by a tornado and strong storms last week. Late last week, Snyder declared the county a disaster area and the state activated an emergency operations center after […]

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Two Injured In Three Vehicle Crash

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Sault Ste. Marie, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Sault Ste. Marie Post responded to a traffic crash last evening in Chippewa County. Troopers were called out to the intersection of M-129 and 3 Mile Road in Soo Township around 6:20 p.m. on a report of a three-vehicle crash. Two […]

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Recent Storm Hits Porcupine Mountain State Park

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Ontonagon, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials at the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park are asking hikers to avoid some areas damaged by recent storms. Visitors should stay away from the mouths of the Big and Little Carp rivers along the Lake Superior Trail until damage from torrential rains and flooding can be […]

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Body Recovered From Iron County Lake

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Iron County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Iron County have recovered the body of a missing fisherman from an area lake. The Iron County Sheriff’s Office says the body of 56-year-old Brian Ernest Mennecke of Ames, Iowa was recovered from Hagerman Lake by divers from the Michigan State Police Dive Team. […]

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Negaunee Standoff Ends Peacefully

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Negaunee, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was taken into police custody yesterday after a standoff in Negaunee. It started when police responded to a call for a well-being check of a resident at a home on the 500 block of Cherry Street around 2:00 p.m. Reports say the person would not […]

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Severe Weather Smacks Western U.P.

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Gogebic County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cleanup is continuing today following strong thunderstorms and heavy rain that moved across portions of the Upper Peninsula overnight. Reports say wind gusts over 70 miles an hour and torrential downpours occurred in Gogebic County last night and early this morning. Trees and power lines were […]

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Gladstone City Commission Names New Manager

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Gladstone, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Gladstone City Commission has selected an interim City Manager. The city’s Water Supervisor, Eric Buckman, was named to the post this week by the Commission. Buckman will serve until a new permanent City Manager is hired. Commissioners say they would like to have the new manager […]

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More Traffic Changes In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A note for motorists in the City of Marquette. Beginning this week and continuing through the end of July, northbound traffic on Front Street between Baraga Avenue and Spring Street is being occasionally shifted to the center lane. The city says it is necessary to accommodate landscape […]

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One Arrested After Alger County Stabbing

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Munising, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Alger County are reporting the arrest of one person following a stabbing last night in Munising. A 19-year-old Munising person was arrested and charged with Felonious Assault after an altercation around 11:30pm. Reports say the victim of the stabbing was a 25-year-old Munising man. Authorities […]

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