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Man Arrested For Marquette Stabbing

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police report the arrest of one person after a stabbing incident last evening. Police were called to the Warming Center on Washington Street in downtown Marquette at 5:00 p.m. after a person was stabbed. Police say their investigation resulted in the arrest of 51-year-old Allen […]

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U.P. Murder Trial Pushed Back To 2017

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The murder trial of a former Caspian woman accused of killing an Iron County man and her husband has been postponed. The jury trial of Kelly Cochran was scheduled to begin on December 5th, but was rescheduled for January 30th after a motions hearing yesterday. Cochran is […]

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Strong Wintry Weather Hitting Region This Weekend

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service says areas of heavy snow and high winds are expected to develop overnight tonight creating hazardous driving conditions and possible flooding along the Lake Superior shoreline. A Winter Storm Warning and a Coastal Flood Warning have been posted for much the U.P. along […]

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2016 Holiday Art Sale This Saturday In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center is presenting the 2016 Holiday Art Sale this Saturday. Tiina Harris with the Marquette Arts & Culture Center joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about this popular annual arts event. Harris said the […]

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Phone Scam Reported In Western U.P.

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Ironwood, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with a western U.P. bank are warning residents of an apparent telephone scam. Staff with the Stephenson National Bank & Trust say they have gotten reports from customers receiving suspicious calls claiming to be from the bank. The automated calls say the customer’s Debit Card has […]

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Missing Marquette Co. Hunter Found In Good Condition

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s deputies and Search & Rescue crews responded to a report of a missing hunter last night. The 9-1-1 call came in around 6:30 p.m. from 53-year-old David Uitto of Ishpeming about his 85-year-old father Stanley, also of Ishpeming, being missing in an area of […]

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DNR Reports Vandalism On Marquette Co. Trails

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan DNR is looking for help from the public as they are investigating vandalism to signage on two snowmobile trails in Marquette County. Signs were knocked down, run over and damaged on Trails No. 8 and No. 5 over the past weekend near Champion. The DNR […]

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Yoopers Git Ready! A Storm’s A Comin’!

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service says winter is hitting the U.P. this weekend. A storm system over the southern Rockies is expected to lift into the western U.P. Friday evening and across eastern Lake Superior late Friday night. Colder temperatures are expected to generate several inches of lake […]

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NMU Launches Broadband Network Initiative

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University has launched an initiative to address rural areas in the U.P. and elsewhere where households either lack broadband access or have minimal speeds required for educational use. NMU’s Educational Access Network merges the broadband coverage and speed of the university’s wireless LTE system with […]

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Marquette City Commission Selects Mayor & Mayor Pro Tem

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission held their annual organizational meeting last night and selected the Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem for the upcoming year. Following the swearing in of Commissioners Dave Campana and Sarah Reynolds, who were both re-elected to the Commission this week, Commissioners re-elected Campana to […]

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