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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One Upper Peninsula man is dead and another is behind bars after an alcohol-fueled stabbing over the weekend at an oil field camp in North Dakota. Reports say 31-year-old Ryan Anderson of Iron River is accused of stabbing 32-year-old Christopher King of Iron River early Sunday morning […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Winter storm warnings remain in effect for Ontonagon, Gogebic, Keweenaw, Houghton and Baraga counties until 8 p.m. today and Alger, Luce and Northern Schoolcraft counties through 8 a.m. tomorrow. Snow totals in the eastern U.P. by early Thursday will have the greatest accumulations north of M-28 and […]

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Severe Weather Updates and School Closings for Wednesday, 3/20/13 Finlandia University in Hancock Gogebic Community College – Copper Country Campus in Houghton Closed. Evening Classes decided at 2 p.m.All Houghton-Keweenaw County Schools Baraga & L’Anse Schools including Sacred Heart Arvon Township Ontonagon Schools Ewen-Trout Creek Schools & Headstart MTU Preschool in Houghton BHK Houghton-Keweenaw & […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in the western U.P. are reporting the arrest of three Ironwood residents on drug charges. Officers with the Gogebic-Iron Area Narcotics Team, or “GIANT” along with Ironwood Public Safety executed a search warrant around 1:30 a.m. central time today at a residence on Florence Street in […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A coalition of Northern Michigan University Students is holding a final effort tomorrow on campus to gather signatures on a petition to save Michigan gray wolves from being hunted. Members of the NMU EarthKeepers II Student Team and the Native American Student Association will be gathering signatures […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan State Police at the Negaunee Post say two suspects have been identified in the investigation of a recent armed robbery and home invasion. The incident occurred early last Tuesday at a residence on County Road 440 in Alger County’s AuTrain Township. 19-year-old Allen Miron was beaten by […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Winter storm warnings are in effect for Ontonagon, Gogebic, Keweenaw, Houghton and Baraga counties until 8 p.m. tomorrow and Alger, Luce and Northern Schoolcraft counties through 8 a.m. Thursday. Heavy lake effect snow will develop through Wednesday night. Snow totals in the eastern U.P. by early Thursday […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder has signed into law legislation that overhauls Michigan Blue Cross and Blue Shield, which allows it to convert into a mutual insurance company. The plan includes a commitment by the company to contribute nearly $1.6 billion worth of investments over the next 18 years […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police say while Michigan traffic crashes and injuries were down in 2012, fatalities increased 5 percent over 2011 from 889 to 936. According to the department’s Criminal Justice Information Center, the number of traffic crashes fell 4 percent to 273,891 from 284,049 in 2011. Injuries were […]

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Severe Weather Updates and Schools Closings brought to you by POMP’S Tire 105 West Hampton Marquette. SCHOOL CLOSINGS for Tuesday, March 19, 2013   Ewen-Trout Creek Schools & Headstart Ontonagon Area Schools Tahquamenon Area Schools ALGER-LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT COUNTIES A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 AM EDT THURSDAY. […]

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