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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Firefighters responded to a fire this morning at the Engineered Machine Products facility in Escanaba. The fire was reported just after 9:00 a.m. when a heating unit on the second floor of the building caught fire. One person sustained some minor injuries in the fire, and no […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Gogebic County authorities are investigating the death of an Ironwood Township man. According to the Gogebic County Sheriff’s Office, 25-year-old Craig Fox sustained fatal injuries when he became pinned under his vehicle along the shoulder of US-2 in Watersmeet Township late yesterday. No other information has been […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette General and Bell Hospital are taking proactive steps to prepare for the possibility of Ebola appearing in the area. Officials say they are prepared to identify, diagnosis, and treat anyone presenting symptoms. They add, however, that while no Ebola cases have been reported in Michigan, they […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team says the largest single amount of meth-making materials ever seized in Marquette County was captured last night in Ishpeming. UPSET detectives raided a pair of meth labs yesterday in the city. In the first case, a 37–year-old woman was arrested after […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An Ishpeming man has admitted to reckless driving which led to the deaths of two people last summer. 19-year old Raymond Anderson plead guilty yesterday in Marquette County District Court to two counts of moving violation causing death. The misdemeanor is punishable by up to 1 year […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team is reporting the seizure of two meth labs yesterday in the City of Ishpeming. UPSET detectives and Ishpeming Police say the two different locations were within a few miles of each other and are related. In the first case, a 37–year-old […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man charged in a fatal hit-and-run accident last year in Big Bay has been found guilty. The verdict was handed down yesterday in the trial of 46-year-old Michael Nelson. He was accused driving a vehicle that struck and killed 54-year-old Robin Rahoi of Big […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Power Company says they have released some answers to questions customers may have concerning the expense of maintaining Presque Isle Power Plant in Marquette and other generation facilities. WE Energies announced plans in 2013 to close the coal-fired Presque Isle facility, which is the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with Northern Michigan University in Marquette held an open house and ribbon-cutting this morning to officially launch a new innovation and entrepreneurial center. Invent@NMU is designed to give students in a wide range of degree programs experience in helping regional clients take physical products from concept […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of three Huron Mountain Club employees involved in a fatal boating accident Wednesday on a Marquette County lake. The employees were working on Mountain Lake in a 16 foot flat bottom boat winterizing campsites around the lake when […]

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