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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – M-Live is reporting the Michigan Senate has approved legislation that could allow a wolf hunt in three areas of the U.P. regardless of what happens with a pending statewide voter referendum. The Senate approved Senate Bill 288, authored by Escanaba Republican Tom Casperson, by a 25-11 vote […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Escanaba City Council has approved the sale of a 3 acre parcel of property to Bell’s Brewery, Incorporated, in the amount of $30,000 for the construction of a brewery and bottling manufacturing facility. Company founder and president Larry Bell met with the Escanaba City Council today […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Department of Natural Resources would like to remind anglers to get ready for the opening of statewide trout season this Saturday. Anglers are also reminded that in Upper Peninsula waters the walleye, northern pike and muskie seasons and the catch-and immediate-release bass season open on Wednesday, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Gladstone Public Safety is investigating a single vehicle accident this morning involving a semi-tractor trailer. The accident happened around 2:30 a.m. on M–35 next to the Brampton Fire Hall.  According to authorities, the tractor trailer was southbound when the driver, an unidentified 51–year–old Gwinn man, lost control […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Hearings scheduled for this week against a couple charged with torturing and abusing a teen boy in Delta County will be reset. The boy’s mother has waived her right to a hearing within 14 days. A lawyer for the woman’s boyfriend says his hearing scheduled for today […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds potential land buyers that 27 parcels of state-owned land in three Michigan counties are currently for sale by sealed bid auction. The auction runs through Thursday, May 2. Details on properties in Manistee, Menominee and Newaygo Counties are available for […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The YMCA of Marquette County has received nearly $3 million in federal funds to allow for a major expansion of their facility in Marquette. During an exclusive interview today with YMCA of Marquette County CEO Lisa Coombs-Gerou and U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow, they announced a $2,997,000 Rural […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Firefighters were called out to a house fire in Negaunee early this morning. The fire was reported just after 4 a.m. at a home at 114 East County Road. Firefighters arriving on scene found smoke coming from the roof of the structure and the fire was located […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – About a hundred supporters of “Keeping Michigan Wolves Protected” gathered on the State Capitol steps yesterday to protest to legislation that would block a public referendum on whether there should be a wolf hunt in Michigan. Doctor John Vucetich, Associate Professor of Wildlife Ecology at Michigan Tech, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A southern Michigan brewery is looking to expand into the Upper Peninsula. According to reports, Bell’s Brewery has offered to buy more than 3 acres of land in the Whitetail Industrial Park in Escanaba for $35,000. The Escanaba City Council will discuss the possible sale during a […]

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