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RESULTS FOR THE TUESDAY, MAY 7th, 2013 ELECTIONS MARQUETTE COUNTY Iron Ore Heritage Recreation Authority for Funding of Iron Ore Heritage Trail Construction, Management and Maintenance.  Levy up to 0.20 mills for six years on all taxable property within Ely Township. YES: 165 NO: 185 —– Negaunee Public Schools Operating Millage Renewal Proposal of 18.9169 […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Senate put the final touches on legislation that allows the Michigan Natural Resources Commission to designate game species. The measure disables a potential voter referendum to block a wolf hunt, since the NRC, as well as the legislature retains the ability to schedule a wolf […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is starting a roadway reconstruction project tomorrow in Houghton County. The project will restore about 1 mile of M-26 in downtown Laurium, from Isle Royale Street to Boundary Street, and on Osceola Street from M-26 to Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital. The project will […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Six U.P. counties are among 19 counties and two cities declared as a state of disaster by Governor Rick Snyder due to severe flooding. Baraga, Gogebic, Houghton, Keweenaw, Marquette and Ontonagon counties along with 13 downstate counties and the cities of Grand Rapids and Ionia, are covered […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police report the arrest of two juvenile females after a single-vehicle accident on a dead-end street in Marquette. City Police say a patrolman saw a car run a red light at the intersection of McClellan and Washington just after 12 a.m. today. The vehicle then […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police from the Iron Mountain Post responded to a rollover traffic accident yesterday afternoon on M-95 in Sagola Township that injured one person. The accident happened just after 4:30 p.m. near Byers Road when a southbound vehicle, driven by 77-year-old Ida Nord of Iron Mountain went […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Iron County woman wanted on a murder charge out of Cook County, Illinois from 1979 is headed back to Illinois to go to trial. 66-year-old Jacquelyn Greco of Crystal Falls was arrested in relation to the case in March and since then has been lodged in […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Upper Peninsula man arrested in connection with a murder in Louisiana has been identified. United States Marshals assisted by troopers from the Michigan State Police at the Wakefield Post took 20-year-old Mason Chiapuzio of Ironwood Township into custody without incident late Friday. Chiapuzio was wanted on […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Delta County woman charged in a robbery of the Grain ‘N’ Grape Convenience store in Escanaba has been sentenced. 21-year-old Abby Johnson of Escanaba was sentenced on four separate charges in connection with the robbery of the store in August. She was sentenced to 12 months […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Work is beginning on a half-million dollar dredging project in Marquette’s Presque Isle Marina. The Marquette City Parks and Recreation Department says the marina will be closed to all traffic because a barrier will be placed at the mouth of the harbor so that the dredged materials […]

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