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Schoolcraft County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police are investigating a fatal vehicle fire in Schoolcraft County’s Doyle Township. Troopers were called to a rough gravel road around 5:30 p.m. Friday where a burned vehicle had been located. The bodies of three people believed to be from the Gould City and Newberry […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The search is continuing for two missing women last seen in Marquette County. State Police say 52-year-old Leslie Roy and 56-year-old Lee Wright were traveling through the U.P. visiting family in West Ishpeming where they were last seen on on the morning of April 11th. They were […]

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Researchers at Michigan Tech in Houghton say the number of wolves at Isle Royale National Park is at an unprecedented low. The Annual MTU Winter Study found only three wolves appear to remain at the island park on Lake Superior. The number marks a sharp decline from […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Over $34,000 in federal funding is heading to the U.P. to provide assistance to help end veteran homelessness. The assistance is part of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing program. $34,241 is going to the Michigan […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police are continuing to search for two women last seen a week ago in Marquette County. 52-year-old Leslie Roy and 56-year-old Lee Wright were traveling through the U.P. visiting family in Ishpeming where they were last seen on the evening of April 10th. They were scheduled […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A bill by State Senator Tom Casperson connecting the Upper and Lower Peninsulas to the same electrical grid has been submitted in Lansing. The Escanaba Republican says the measure addresses a concern that, with only one major power plant, most U.P. residents rely on electricity from outside […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Firefighters responded to a house fire yesterday afternoon in Munising. The fire at a home on West Onota Street was reported just after 4:00 p.m. The fire at the two-story building caused extensive structural damage as well as smoke damage through the entire house. There is no […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with UP Health System–Bell say the Ishpeming hospital has been named by a federal agency as among the top seven percent of hospitals nationwide for patient satisfaction. The rating comes from a survey by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, an agency of the U.S. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A lawsuit has been filed in federal court in Marquette by a Northern Michigan University faculty member and a student against five members of the Board of Directors of the university’s student newspaper. Professor of English Cheryl Reed and current North Wind newspaper managing editor Michael Williams […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – UP Health System-Marquette has named a Medical Director for their U.P. Cancer Center. Dr. Philip Lowry, M.D. comes to the U.P. from Guthrie Clinic in Sayre, Pennsylvania where he served as Chief Medical Director of Hematology and Oncology since 2010. Prior to that, Lowry was Medical Director […]

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