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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Some changes to plans for a proposed waterfront park in north Marquette were approved last night by the Marquette City Commission. Amendments to the original construction plans for the Clark Lambros Beach Park included the downsizing of a public beach house and revisions to the adjacent parking […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University’s Board of Trustees has elected a new Chair and Vice Chair. H. Sook Wilkinson of Bloomfield Hills will serve as the new Chair and Thomas Zurbuchen of Ann Arbor will serve as Vice Chair. University officials say this marks the first time in the […]

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Wakefield, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan State Police at the Wakefield Post report a fatal snowmobile crash last night in Gogebic County. Troopers say the crash occurred on Trail 2 near Barb Lake, about 6 miles east of Marenisco around 11:00 p.m. 61-year old John Riley of Darling, Wisconsin was riding as […]

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the driver injured in an ATV accident Saturday morning in Tilden Township. 56-year-old James Laitinen of Ishpeming was seriously injured when he missed a curve on Trail #82 just west of Stoneville Road and struck a tree […]

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Paradise, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office is reporting a pair of snowmobiling accidents, including one fatality. The fatal accident happened on Friday morning when 43-year-old Eric Parrish of downstate Lincoln, MI lost control of his machine on a curve on Trail #8 near Paradise and crashed into some […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting tonight. The Commission is expected to vote on proposed changes to a development agreement for the Clark Lambros Beach project involving the downsizing of a public beach house to be constructed on the site. Also on the agenda is […]

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One person was killed in a snowmobiling accident early Saturday in Houghton County. 50-year-old Matthew Ray Heikkinen of Hancock was killed in the accident that happened around 3:00 a.m. on Trail #3 in Adams Township between South Range and Atlantic Mine. The Houghton County Sheriff’s Office says […]

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Tilden Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office says a 55-year-old Ishpeming man was seriously injured in an ORV/ATV accident Saturday morning in Tilden Township. The man was injured when he missed a curve on Trail #82 just west of Stoneville Road and struck a tree around 1:00 a.m. […]

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Iron Mountain, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two people were hospitalized Saturday evening after a head-on collision in the city of Iron Mountain. The accident happened just before 5:30 p.m., central time, on Hydraulic Falls Road. Authorities say an SUV crossed the center line and struck a car head-on. The driver of the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A dormant Marquette Township lumber yard and retail location has been purchased by an Upper Michigan development group. Dagenais Enterprises of Escanaba has purchased the former Pro Build building supply location to construct a new Riverside Auto Mall of Marquette. According to Riverside Marquette General Manager Paul […]

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