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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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Marquette Area Youth Theater Names New Directors

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette-based youth theater has named a new Managing Director and Artistic Director. The Superior Arts Youth Theater, a regional non-profit group, has hired Jalina Olgren as its new Managing Director and David Dagenais as its new Artistic Director. The pair are taking over for outgoing Executive […]

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Suspect Arraigned In Escanaba Home Invasion

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The man arrested in Escanaba over the weekend in connection with a home invasion has been arraigned. 25-year-old Harley Finnerty was arraigned in Delta County Circuit Court on five counts including second degree home invasion and attempted second degree home invasion. Escanaba Public Safety officers responded to […]

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Identities Of Weekend Drowning Victims Released

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities have released the identities of the two people who drowned in Lake Superior Saturday near Little Presque Isle in Marquette County. The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office says two 22-year-old women, Kaylilyn Tansey of Grand Ledge and Abigail Sprinkle of Marquette, were swimming to a nearby rock […]

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