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Single-Vehicle Rollover In Negaunee Township

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities responded to a single-vehicle rollover traffic accident this morning in Marquette County’s Negaunee Township. The accident happened around 10:15 a.m. on U.S. 41 when an eastbound pickup truck went out of control and hit the median near the Carp River. The pickup rolled over and ended […]

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Congressman Benishek Encourages Great Lakes Funding

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan’s Congressional delegation led by Representatives Dan Benishek and Candice Miller are urging the Obama Administration to fully fund the Great Lakes Navigation System in the fiscal 2015 budget. They wrote a letter to Director of the Office of Management and Budget requesting the money especially for […]

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Cold Snap Continues As Wind Chill Advisory Posted

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service in Negaunee has issued a Wind Chill Advisory from 7:00 o’clock this evening to noon tomorrow for Marquette, Dickinson, Menominee and Delta counties. Wind chill values will fall to 25 below to 34 below zero tonight into Thursday morning inland from the Great […]

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Pellet Production Resumes At Empire Mine

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cliffs Natural Resources has resumed iron ore pellet production at the Empire Mine. Pellet production had been down since early last week after a fire that damaged a limestone feeding system. The system included equipment and conveyors that feed crushed limestone into the concentrator plant. Company officials […]

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Dollar Bay Man Held On $5 Million Bond For Assault

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person is lodged in the Houghton County Jail and another remains hospitalized at MGH following a domestic assault incident in Dollar Bay Sunday night. Houghton County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to to the scene around 11:45 p.m.  The victim, a 27 year old Dollar Bay woman […]

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U.P. Communities To Receive Funds For Recreational Projects

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund board has recommended to the Michigan Legislature 76 recreation development projects and land acquisitions totaling $27.6 million be funded next year. Some of the U.P. funding includes $1.44 million to the City of Marquette for the Clark Lambros Beach Park project […]

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Gas Prices Fluctuating In Michigan This Week

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan motorists will find the average gas price rose 1.4 cents this week, according to Triple-A Michigan. Michigan’s current statewide average is $3. 23 per gallon, 21.2 cents less than this same time last year. The lowest average price among the market’s surveyed was found in Traverse […]

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Police Seek East Lansing MSU Football Revelers

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – East Lansing police are looking for tips and information concerning the out-of-control celebrations Saturday night and early Sunday morning following the Michigan State football win. Arrest numbers have been posted by the ELPD on Facebook, with 12 of the 15 taken into custody being current MSU students. […]

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U.P. Wolf Hunt Numbers Increase

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says at least 20 wolves have been killed so far in Michigan’s first wolf hunt in 40 years. The latest figures posted on the DNR website say 5 wolves were killed in the far western part of the Upper Peninsula, 12 […]

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Gwinn Man Arrested On CSC Charges

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man is behind bars following his arrest over the weekend on felony criminal sexual conduct charges. Forsyth Township Police arrested the unidentified 49-year-old Gwinn man Saturday on one count of criminal sexual conduct in the third degree and one count of criminal sexual conduct […]

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