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Fatal Snowmobile Accident In Houghton County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was killed in a weekend snowmobile crash in Houghton County. Authorities were called to Trail Number 8 in Duncan Township near Kenton just after 8:00 o’clock last night. The accident occurred when two Illinois men were westbound on their snowmobiles on the trail and a […]

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MGH Restricts Visitors Due To Flu

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette General Hospital has put visitor restrictions into place until further notice. Hospital officials say it is as a precaution to protect its patients and staff from the spread of the flu. MGH is asking that the public please comply with the following enforced visitor restrictions. Only […]

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Ishpeming Traffic Accident Injures Two

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming City Police responded to a two-vehicle accident yesterday afternoon just after 3:30 at the intersection of U.S.-41 and North Second Street. Officers say a Ford minivan, driven by a 28-year-old Marquette woman, was eastbound on U.S.-41 when an oncoming Chevrolet sedan, driven by a 53-year-old Ishpeming […]

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Alger County Meth Bust Update

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Munising Detachment have released an update on the arrest of four Alger County residents on meth charges. The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team says Troopers contacted them about a possible “one pot” style mobile meth lab after components were discovered in a vehicle […]

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Two Vehicle Accident In Iron County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Iron County Sheriff’s Department says one person was hospitalized yesterday morning after a two-vehicle accident on US-2 in Bates Township. The accident happened at the Bates Amasa Road intersection when 78-year-old Wilbert Krahn of Iron River turned left off of the road onto US-2 into the […]

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Alger County Meth Lab Arrests Made

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Detectives with The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team and Troopers from the Munising Detachment of the Micihigan State Police report the arrest of four Alger County residents on meth charges. UPSET says Troopers contacted them about a possible “one pot” style active meth lab after components were […]

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Marquette Police Locate Active Meth Lab

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police say they discovered an active meth lab at a residence on Monday night. Officers say they responded to a tip about the active meth lab cook at a home on Rock Street and went to the scene around 11:45pm along with detectives from the […]

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Marquette County Schools Closed For Wednesday, 1/8/2014

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cold temperatures and gusting winds are continuing across the region, creating the potential for dangerous early morning wind chills. As a result, the following Marquette County school districts have canceled classes for Wednesday, January 8th, 2014: Marquette Area Public Schools Father Marquette Schools Northstar Academy & Polaris […]

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MI November Unemployment Numbers Released

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates in November declined in 14 of Michigan’s 17 major labor market regions. According to the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget, jobless rates increased seasonally in the state’s three northernmost labor market regions. Total employment rose in most areas over the month, […]

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Authorities Investigate Northern Michigan Plane Crash

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Charlevoix County Sheriff’s Department has confirmed that a second body has been found at the scene of the crash of a small airplane near Boyne City early Monday. The Sheriff’s Department is reporting the victims of the crash were 51-year-old Todd Glen Lloyd and 38-year-old Christopher […]

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