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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  110th District State Representative Scott Dianda has introduced a House resolution supporting the Marquette County Road Commission’s appeal of the EPA denial of a permit to build County Road 595 in Marquette County. The Road Commission says road is needed so that trucks hauling materials from the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Cliffs Natural Resources is reporting fourth-quarter and full-year losses for 2014. In a statement released yesterday, the company said fourth-quarter 2014 consolidated revenues of $1.3 billion marked a decrease of $231 million, or 15 percent, over last year. This decrease was primarily driven by lower revenues from […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow says she is disappointed President Obama’s budget proposal as it cuts several million dollars in Great Lakes funding. The President’s budget decreases the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative by $50 million compared to current funding levels. Stabenow says with many water quality challenges, the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police Department are looking for the public’s help as they investigate a case of Malicious Destruction of Property. Police say they are investigating the cutting down of a number of city owned trees. On or around Friday, January 23rd a suspect or suspects cut down […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Snow showers and gusty winds created whiteout conditions around Marquette County yesterday that resulted in several traffic accidents through the day. State Police at the Negaunee Post responded to a pair of simultaneous accidents at the Wal-Mart intersection on US-41 in Marquette Township that involved four vehicles. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A meth lab dump site was located on the south side of the city of Escanaba yesterday. Escanaba Public Safety was notified around 1:00 p.m. about some possible drugs near a home in the 300 block of South Ninth Street. Officers called in detectives with the Upper […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A major power outage remains in the city of Escanaba this morning. According to Escanaba Public Safety, an explosion at a city electric substation around 1:30 a.m. caused the failure of a main transformer. No injuries were reported, but city officials say repair and restoration of electric […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The outdoor travel website gearpatrol.com has selected Marquette, MI as one of the top adventure travel locations in the world. The list, published on the website today, features the Marquette area as one of the 25 must-visit locations for 2015. Marquette was placed on the list because […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation says the outside lane of US-2 North in Escanaba was closed down last night at the CN railroad overpass. According to M-DOT, the structure sustained a high-load hit when equipment being hauled on a semi-trailer struck the viaduct. Repairs are underway and […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police from the Wakefield and Calumet Posts are reporting an overnight fatal snowmobile accident in Ontonagon County. The accident happened just before midnight, central time, on Trail #8, east of Ewen when a westbound machine operated by 31-year-old Brandon Laubenthal of Bancroft, Iowa left the trail […]

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