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Little Lake Man Sentenced for Home Invasion

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man has been sentenced on home invasion charges. 26-year-old Jason Church of Little Lake was sentenced today in Marquette County Circuit Court to one year in jail and 36 months of probation for Second Degree Home Invasion. Church was arrested in April after he […]

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WI Authorities Update Pembine Shooting Investigation

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Pembine, WI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Wisconsin authorities have released the name of a man shot by Marinette County Sheriff’s deputies in Pembine. A statewide bulletin was released Wednesday about Michael Rasmussen of Fitchburg, WI being armed with a loaded shotgun and making threats. He was believed to be heading north, possibly into […]

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Soo Tribe Awaits Feds For Lansing Casino Plan

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Sault Ste. Marie, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians expects to hear from the federal government on their application to bring a casino to Lansing in the coming weeks. The tribe submitted their application four years ago and believe the U.S. Department of Interior is close […]

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Update On Sheriff’s Car Crash Investigation

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post have released an update of their investigation into a three-vehicle crash involving a Marquette County Sheriff’s vehicle last Friday night in Marquette Township. State Police say the patrol car was driven by a Deputy Kurin who was responding to a […]

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Man Shot By Marinette Co. WI Deputies

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Pembine, WI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marinette County Wisconsin Sheriff’s Office says deputies shot and killed a man last night in Pembine. Authorities responded to a statewide bulletin about a man being armed and making threats who was believed to be heading north, possibly into Marinette County. The deputies located the man’s […]

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Search On For State Christmas Tree

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Although the first day of summer is nearly here, the State of Michigan has started the search for the official 2016 Christmas tree. The Department of Technology, Management and Budget is looking for a tree to will reign over downtown Lansing’s holiday festivities. To be considered, the […]

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Ishpeming Twp. Man Apprehended After Armed Standoff

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Ishpeming Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One man was taken into custody yesterday after a standoff with police in Ishpeming Township. A 9-1-1 call came in around 2:40 p.m. of shots fired in a home on Christine Street. A 43-year-old Ishpeming Township man, who was believed to be suicidal, was said to […]

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MDOC Officer Guilty Of Assault

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Michigan Department of Corrections officer has been found guilty of assault. 49-year-old Danny Johnson was accused of hitting an inmate that he was transporting on a bus last fall to the Kinross Correctional Facility in Chippewa County from the Oaks Correctional Facility in downstate Manistee. The […]

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Escanaba Woman Gets Jail Time

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Delta County woman has been sentenced to jail on drug charges. 24-year-old Kelley Hansen of Escanaba was sentenced yesterday in Delta County Circuit Court to eight months in jail after pleading guilty last month to one count of soliciting another person to obtain pseudophedrine. Hansen was […]

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Victim Identified In Baraga County Fatal

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L’Anse, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Calumet Post have released the name of the victim in a Baraga County vehicle-pedestrian accident. It happened Saturday around 3:30 a.m. when 44-year-old Charles Joseph Maki of L’Anse was lying in the roadway on Second Sand Beach Road, near Pequaming Road in L’anse […]

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