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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 1st District Republican Congressman Dan Benishek is criticizing President Barack  Obama for not offering any new ideas in his State of the Union speech last night. Congressman Benishek says the president simply outlined more spending, more borrowing, and more tax increases. He says the president has tried […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Detectives with the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team arrested a Marquette County man this week on drug charges.  The unidentified 24-year-old man was from Gwinn and was arrested on Monday for delivery of marijuana. UPSET Detectives and other law enforcement agencies also executed a search warrant at […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Progress is being reported in the investigation into the hacking of the Emergency Activation System on TV stations in Upper Michigan and other parts of the country yesterday. Local viewers watching Public TV 13 yesterday afternoon or ABC 10 last night, heard an audio message combined with […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A 74-year old Upper Peninsula man has been arraigned in the stabbing of a sheriff’s deputy during the Continental Cup Ski Jumping Tournament in Iron Mountain on Sunday. Andrew Bray of Norway is charged with one count each of assault with intent to murder and carrying a […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Menominee County Sheriff’s Department has released an update of their investigation into a fatal snowmobiling accident that happened last weekend. 24-year old Timothy Graham of Spalding was with two other snowmobilers when he lost control of his machine on the Cedar River waterway near Kell Road […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A variety of Lean Cuisine frozen meals is being recalled because it may contain glass. The recall is for Lean Cuisines Culinary Collection Mushroom Mezzaluna Ravioli with UPC 13800-58358. Three consumers have reported finding small glass fragments in their meals, but no injuries have been reported, according […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Temperatures hovering around the freezing mark are resulting in mixed precipitation making travel challenging today. Michigan State Police say roads across the U.P. are ranging from snow covered and icy to slushy and wet. A Winter Weather Advisory has been posted for the region today by the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing into a stabbing of a sheriff’s deputy yesterday at the Pine Mountain Ski Jumping Tournament in Iron Mountain. Reports say a 74-year-old Norway man was arrested after stabbing a Dickinson County Sheriff’s Deputy just after noon yesterday at the Continental Cup. The Dickinson […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post responded to a bomb threat early yesterday at a business in Marquette Township. The bomb threat was called in just after 1 a.m. at the Days Inn hotel. The suspect also had pulled a fire alarm, causing an evacuation of the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State education officials say Michigan students made academic gains in math, reading and writing last year. However science scores declined compared to 2011 results. The new data comes from the results of the Michigan Educational Assessment Program, also known as MEAP. The reading, writing and mathematics gains […]

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