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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Most of the Upper Peninsula will see several inches of wet, heavy snow, which will make travel difficult. The Michigan Department of Transportation advised motorists to cancel their Friday travel plans if possible. Spokesman Dan Weingarten in Ishpeming said that M-DOT plows, along with those from the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – All of the Upper Peninsula is under a Winter Storm Warning today. The National Weather Service in Negaunee Township says they’re concerned about the amount of ice that will fall in the counties that border Lake Michigan. In those areas the forecast raises the concern for power […]

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The following schools are closed today (Friday, 4/4/14) due to inclement weather: Finlandia University in Hancock Bay College – Escanaba & Iron Mountain campuses Gogebic Community College – Copper Country Campus in Houghton Copper Country Christian Academy Bessemer Schools Ewen- Trout Creek Ironwood Ontonagon Wakefield-Marenisco Watersmeet Gogebic- Ontonagon Interim

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University officials say a visit by Cynthia Pemberton, one of four finalists for the post of university president, has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 15. She will make a presentation in a public forum at 4 p.m. that day in the Peter White Lounge of […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The cities of Marquette, Negaunee and Ishpeming and Marquette County are receiving a portion of a combined $60.9 million to help restore road maintenance budgets that were depleted by Michigan’s tough winter. The funding is part of $100 million for special winter road maintenance in a supplemental […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The preliminary exam of a Marquette County man accused of Criminal Sexual Conduct has been delayed. 62-year-old William Arbelius of Negaunee was scheduled for the exam today in Marquette County District Court in Ishpeming, but it was delayed at the request of his attorney. He is facing […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A long-term evaluation project focusing on the former Cliffs-Dow site along Lake Superior in Marquette has found data indicating chemical contamination of the land has significantly declined. The findings were presented last night to the Marquette City Commission and will be a key step in expediting the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The driver in an early-morning single-vehicle rollover accident last week in Marquette County’s Michigamme Township was arraigned yesterday on several felony counts. 33-year-old Jessica Jamison of Winterset, Iowa, was arrested after the accident on March 26th on eastbound US-41 near the Brown Road. She was charged with […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Sault Ste. Marie Post responded to a fatal home explosion and fire yesterday morning on Drummond Island in Chippewa County. Witnesses say a loud explosion was heard and felt on the island just before 9:00 a.m., and shortly afterwards, smoke was seen in […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Word from Northern Michigan University that today’s scheduled presidential candidate visit for Cynthia Pemberton has been cancelled due to weather-related travel issues and will be rescheduled for a later date. Pemberton is one of four candidates announced last week. All four will be visiting the NMU campus […]

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