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No Injuries In Early Morning Logging Truck Accident

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police from the Negaunee Post investigated an early-morning traffic accident involving a logging semi-truck today in Marquette County. It happened just after 3:00 o’clock this morning on westbound US-41 near County Road CKL in Ely Township. Troopers say a fully-loaded logging truck, driven by 20-year-old Skylar […]

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New Library Director May Be Selected Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A new director of the Peter White Public Library may be selected this evening. The Library Board of Trustees is holding a special meeting tonight to discuss and evaluate candidates for the position of library director. The meeting will be in the Lion’s Room on the main […]

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School Closings For Wednesday, 4/6/16

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SCHOOL CLOSINGS & DELAYS FOR WEDNESDAY, 4/6/16: Marquette Area Public Schools & Marquette Head Start Centers Father Marquette North Star Academy in Marquette Marquette-Alger RESA Gwinn Schools & Gwinn Head Start Ishpeming Schools & Ishpeming Head Start Centers Negaunee Public Schools NICE Community Schools Powell Township Schools Republic-Michigamme Schools Wells Township Mid-Peninsula Schools Delta-Schoolcraft ISD […]

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Investigation Continues In WI Fatal Crash

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Niagara, WI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marinette County, Wisconsin authorities are continuing their investigation into a fatal head-on traffic crash. It happened Sunday around 3:30 p.m. central time on Highway 131 in Niagara when a southbound sedan slid across the center line and hit a northbound SUV. A passenger in the sedan, 68-year-old […]

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M-DOT Holds Informational Meeting On Hancock Project

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Hancock, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is hosting an informational meeting tonight in Hancock to share plans about a major reconstruction of US-41 in downtown Hancock. M-DOT is reconstructing the US-41 downtown loop of Reservation and Quincy streets this summer and will work on Front Street and the […]

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YMCA Of Marquette County CEO Coombs-Gerou Resigns

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The long-time CEO of the YMCA of Marquette County has resigned. In a statement from the YMCA of Marquette County Board of Directors, the resignation of Lisa Coombs-Gerou was made public today. According to the statement, Coombs-Gerou’s resignation was effective yesterday and Senior Leader, Jenna Zdunek has […]

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School Closings For Monday, 4/4/16

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Persistent wintry weather is holding on this morning in the north-central U.P. with continuing snow showers and poor road conditions. As a result, we have some school closings to pass along this morning: Negaunee Schools NICE Community Schools Gwinn Schools & Gwinn Head Start Ishpeming Schools & […]

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Two Arrest In Marquette County For Meth

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two Marquette County residents have been arrested on meth charges. Detectives with the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team were notified that the two had purchased components used to manufacture meth. A traffic stop and vehicle search by Marquette City Police resulted in the arrest of 39-year-old Starlene […]

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U.P. Man Arrested For Marijuana

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Caspian, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Caspian man has been arrested on marijuana charges following a traffic stop. The 53-year-old man, who’s name has not been released, was arrested for possession of marijuana with intent to deliver. Over five pounds of processed marijuana was found in the man’s vehicle by authorities. The […]

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Marquette BLP Energy Center On Schedule

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Board of Light & Power says plans are progressing on schedule for the construction of the new Marquette Energy Center. At a special meeting of the BLP last night, officials said bids for the engineering and construction of the facility are going out next month […]

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