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County Board Takes On Lowe’s Over Dark Stores

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Board is taking a new approach addressing the Dark Store issue. At their meeting last night, Commissioners voted to unanimously support a letter to the Chief Executive Officer of Lowe’s Home Improvement Stores requesting a meeting and dialogue with County representatives about the issue. […]

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Marquette Assault Suspects Arraigned

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two people arrested in Marquette on felony assault charges this week have been arraigned. 38-year-old Kowayne Burns and 26-year-old Ebonie Burns were arraigned this morning in Marquette County District Court. They were arrested after an alleged assault in the parking lot at 918 W. Washington St. just […]

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NMU Alum Seavey Wins Iditarod Again

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Former Northern Michigan University student Dallas Seavey has won his fourth Iditarod sled dog championship. The 29-year-old Seavey also broke his own course record by nearly two hours with a time of 8 days, 11 hours, 20 minutes and 16 seconds. Seavey won the nearly 1,000-mile race […]

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Two Arrested In Marquette For Felony Assault

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police arrested two people on felony assault charges last night. Officers responded to a report of an assault in the parking lot at 918 W. Washington St. just after 10. When police arrived, the suspects and victims had fled the area, but were located by […]

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Ishpeming Police Investigate Traffic Crash

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming Police are continuing their investigation into a two-vehicle crash yesterday morning at US-41 and Second Street. It happened just before 8:00 a.m. when an SUV driven by 57-year-old Thomas Beauchamp of Marquette was turning onto the highway from Second Street and was hit by a westbound […]

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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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