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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The cause of a fire that destroyed a Manistique Township home yesterday afternoon remains under investigation. The fire at 6631 US-2 was called in just after 3:00 p.m. Firefighters arriving on the scene found the two story home fully engulfed in flames. Reports say a Manistique Public […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Marquette City Commission denied a Freedom of Information Act request last night that was filed by a Marquette resident. Commissioners rejected the request by Michael Neiger for all of the emails made in the month of December 2013 by City Manager Bill Vajda. The Commission said […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Gwinn Area Community Schools Board of Education voted last night to reopen Gilbert Elementary School. The board also decided to place a sinking fund ballot proposal to pay for the refurbishing of the building before voters in August. The board also formally voted to hire current […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Ishpeming is asking all businesses and residences to end their water “let runs” as of today. Customers will also see this notice with their monthly utility bills. If you have any questions regarding let run billing, please contact the City Utility Billing Clerk. Like […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post say one person was killed in a head-on traffic accident on US-41 South at Hillcrest Trail last night in Chocolay Township. The accident happened just before 10:00 p.m. when a southbound Toyota Camry, driven by 25-year-old Duncan Ryan-Ross of Skandia, went […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The strong storm system overnight also produced severe weather in parts of lower Michigan. Wind gusts over 50 MPH were reported in Muskegon where trees were uprooted, power lines were downed and buildings in the downtown area were damaged. Many locations in the western half of Lower […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service in Negaunee Township says storm snowfall totals included just over 10″ of accumulation in areas near Ishpeming and Negaunee. About 9 inches were reported in National Mine while 7″ fell near Harvey and in Herman. About 3″ to 4″ fell in the Houghton […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Heavy and wet snow moving from western to north central Upper Michigan overnight caused travel problems around the region this morning. The National Weather Service in Negaunee Township says snowfall rates of one to two inches per hour were reported early this morning across central Upper Michigan. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Heavy and wet snow moving from western to north central Upper Michigan overnight has caused some travel problems this morning. A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for Marquette, Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw and Iron counties through the morning hours. The National Weather Service says snowfall rates of […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette county woman arrested last weekend after trying to break into a Forsyth Township home with an axe appeared in court today. 46-year-old Joie Lee Graves of Gwinn plead not guilty in Marquette County District Court to charges related to her arrest for allegedly using an […]

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