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Marquette Municipal Service Center Closed to Public

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette is reminding residents that the Municipal Service Center on Baraga Avenue is no longer open to the public. The closure is part of relocation of service center operations due the construction of the new Duke LifePoint Hospital at the Baraga Avenue site. Administrative […]

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Marquette City Commission Meets Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting tonight. The Commission will be hearing a presentation on a proposed millage renewal request by the Iron Ore Heritage Recreation Authority prior to taking a vote on a resolution of support for the millage. Commissioners will also hear an […]

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Injuries Reported In Ishpeming Crash

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming Police responded to a two-vehicle traffic accident this morning at the intersection of US-41 and Second Street. The accident happened just after 8:00 a.m. Reports say multiple people were hospitalized and one person had to be extricated from their vehicle. The accident stopped traffic on the […]

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Marquette Police Investigate Armed Robbery

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened early yesterday morning. Officers were called to a residence on the 500 block of North Fourth Street around 6:20 a.m. Police were told that several people entered the residence and robbed the occupants at gunpoint. The suspects […]

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Election Results For Tuesday, 3/8/2016

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders was the winner in Tuesday’s Michigan Democratic presidential primary. Several polls had former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton with the advantage heading into the election, but Sanders was able to close the gap and squeeze out a narrow win. Leading up to the […]

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U.P. Hospitals Restrict Visitors Due To Illness

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Due to high numbers of respiratory illness and flu, UP Health System has implemented visitor restrictions until further notice in both their Marquette and Ishpeming hospitals. Officials say that at UP Health Systems Marquette and Bell, children under the age of 14 are not permitted to visit […]

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State Rep. John Kivela Discusses Drunk Driving Arrest And Personal Recovery

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109th District State Representative John Kivela joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about his road to recovery following his arrest in November for drunk driving. Kivela talked about the arrest and his battle with alcoholism, which he says he has fought […]

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Public Hearing Tonight On Marquette Mobile Food Vending Ordinance

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting coming up tonight which will include a public hearing on an ordinance governing mobile food vending. The hearing will take public comment on the proposed ordinance that addresses fees and operating locations for the vendors. The Commission will also […]

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Two Hurt In Marquette Rollover Accident

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police say two people were injured in a single-vehicle rollover accident last night. The accident happened just before 7:30 p.m. on US-41 South near Tonti Road when a southbound car went out of control, left the roadway and rolled over onto it’s roof. The driver, […]

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M-28 Closed Down Due To White-Out Conditions

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan State Police at Central Dispatch in Negaunee have closed down M-28 between Munising and Kawbawgam Road in Chocolay Township. The closure is in effect until further notice due to continuing white-out conditions along Lake Superior. The alternate route is M-94 between Munising and Skandia Township in […]

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