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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is reporting a two car accident in Marquette Township yesterday evening that sent one woman to the hospital. The accident happened just before 8 P.M. at the intersection of US 41 West and County Road HQ.  24-year-old Lisa Rautiola of Marquette was […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Drunk driving charges, against a Michigan State Police Post Commander arrested last summer in the eastern U.P., have been dropped. The case against Lt. William Smith was dismissed yesterday in Chippewa County court after the judge ruled the test used to determine Smith’s blood alcohol level was […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University’s Board of Trustees addressed a land issue at a special meeting held early today. According to a statement from the university, Board members voted 6-0 with one abstention to terminate agreements for “right of first refusal” and  maintenance and landscaping responsibilities that were part […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is reporting a two vehicle accident in Marquette Township yesterday evening that sent one woman to the hospital. The accident happened just before 8:00 P.M. at the corner of US–41 West and Wright Street. A woman driving a minivan was turning left […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Police in Gladstone are investigating several incidents in the past week involving so called “bottle-bombs.” Authorities say though the bombs were placed near driveways and front porches no one has been injured. The bombs are created by mixing a number of chemicals causing expansion of the bottle […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Fire Department is letting the public know that they are holding an multi-agency water rescue training today in the city. Several agencies, including firefighters, police, EMS and lifeguards are coming together for the exercise today from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Picnic Rocks […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Environmental Protection Agency held a public meeting last night in Marquette on the proposed construction of a new road in Western Marquette County. Several hundred people attended the session at Northern Michigan University on the proposal by the Marquette County Road Commission to build County Road […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Just days before millions of Michigan residents hit the road for the Labor Day Weekend, gasoline prices are spiking well above the four-dollar a gallon level. Analysts are blaming the sudden increase on the closing of several refineries in the Gulf of Mexico due to Isaac.  Another […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Houghton Police are looking for the public’s help in an attempted assault case. Officers say a woman was crossing Montezuma Avenue in downtown Houghton on foot around 1 o’clock in the morning Monday when a car with two men inside it stopped next to her.  She told […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Police have arrested a 28-year-old Marquette man on criminal sexual conduct charges involving a 12-year-old Marquette boy. The investigation started last week when city police discovered a sex offender living in Marquette who had not registered his address.  Police notified the residence where the man was staying […]

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