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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates fell in all of Michigan’s 17 major labor market areas in September. According to the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget, typical labor market patterns were evident in September throughout Michigan’s local areas however since September 2011. The Ann Arbor area had […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Halloween isn’t just for kids anymore, and with more adults enjoying parties and celebrations, police have begun a crackdown to keep drunks off the roads. Marquette County authorities are joining more than 60 law enforcement agencies in 15 Michigan counties with increased police patrols on the roadways […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Island Resort & Casino has gotten involved with online gaming. A virtual “play-for-free” casino, newly integrated with the real world tribal gaming operation located in Harris, Michigan launched earlier this month. The online gaming was developed through a partnership between Island Resort & Casino and Las […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are investigating a home invasion last night at a residence on Ohio Street. Police were called to 229 West Ohio Street around 8:45 p.m. on a report of several masked men breaking into the home, assaulting a resident and stealing some items, including a […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Senator Tom Casperson has authored a piece of legislation included in a package of bills attacking child pornography that has unanimously passed in the Senate in Lansing. The Escanaba Republican says the bills will modify laws passed in the early 90’s that don’t address the issue […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation says the removal of detours reopening M-94 to traffic in Manistique this week wrapped up the project about a week ahead of schedule. M-DOT reconstructed M-94 through the city from Fifth Street to Chippewa Avenue. Total cost for the project was about […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has entered into a management partnership for a popular all-terrain-vehicle trail in the Copper Country. The Keweenaw ATV Trail agreement between the DNR and the Keweenaw ATV Club will cooperatively manage the Houghton and Keweenaw County ATV trail; a 54-mile trail […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. has released their third-quarter results for the year. Consolidated revenues decreased 26 percent for the third quarter to $1.5 billion which is down from $2.1 billion in the same quarter last year. Company officials say the decrease was primarily driven by a 36 […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies say a special tracking system used with elderly residents in the County was instrumental in the location of a missing woman yesterday. Deputies were dispatched to South Republic around 8 o’clock yesterday morning on a report of a missing elderly woman. 81-year-old Shirley […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Representatives of the Romney Presidential Campaign are making a stop today in Upper Michigan. Ronna Romney McDaniel will travel to Marquette with Michigan GOP Chairman Bobby Schostak and others for a series of events with supporters of Mitt Romney for President. Events include a Women for Mitt […]

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