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Annual New Year’s Eve Ball Drop In Marquette Has Some Changes This Year

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette and the Marquette Downtown Development Authority are gearing up for the annual New Year’s Eve Ball Drop this weekend. Detective Captain Mike Kohler from the Marquette Police Department joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about changes in […]

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Escanaba Man Charged In Traffic Crash

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The driver arrested after a single-vehicle accident in Escanaba earlier this week has been arraigned. 23-year-old Dennis Reese of Escanaba is charged with one felony count of being a Jailed Prisoner in Possession of Contraband, and misdemeanor counts of Possession of Marijuana and Operating While Intoxicated. Reese […]

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Marquette Man Arraigned On Drug Charges

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man has been arraigned on a series of drug charges after being arrested in Escanaba last week. 22-year-old Anthony Peano was arrested early last Friday after Delta County Sheriff’s deputies received information about a suspicious person traveling through Escanaba who was believed to be […]

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Fatal Iron County Fire Investigated

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Iron River, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing into a structure fire that claimed the life of one person this week in Iron County. Reports say the fire happened at a home in Iron River around 3:30, central time, Monday afternoon. The West Iron County Fire Department says the fire […]

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MQT Co. Sheriff Investigating Hit & Run

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is looking for help from the public in their investigation of a hit and run crash that extensively damaged three utility poles in Marquette Township. The accident happened sometime between 9:30 and 10:00 a.m. last Thursday on County Road 550 just south […]

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Gladstone Man Arrested After Traffic Crash

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Escanaba Public Safety responded to a single-vehicle accident yesterday afternoon. It happened on the 2200 block of First Avenue North around 3:30 p.m. when a pickup truck hit a utility pole and trapped the driver inside. The truck had been westbound on First Avenue North near North […]

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Lt. Governor Calley Visits Upper Michigan

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Iron Mountain, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Lt. Governor Brian Calley discussed the defense industry and energy while touring businesses in the Upper Peninsula today. Calley visited Systems Control in Iron Mountain this morning and is stopping in this afternoon at Lake Shore Systems in Kingsford. Calley is discussing efforts to protect […]

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Drugs Seized In Marquette Search

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police seized various illegal drugs at a residence early this morning. A search warrant was executed on the 500 block of West Baraga Avenue around 3:00 a.m. The search was part of a multi-agency narcotic investigation and netted undisclosed amounts of marijuana, edible THC products […]

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MQT County Man Arrested For Shooting Incident

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man has been arrested after an overnight shooting incident. Marquette County sheriff’s deputies responded to a call from a residence at 460 Yelle Road in Sands Township around 11:40 last night. The caller said a disorderly man was on their property and was possibly […]

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Forsyth Twp. Man Charged With Sex Crime With Minor

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Forsyth Township Police arrested one man yesterday on a felony charge of Child Sexually Abusive Activity. 56-year-old Todd Bartczak of Forsyth Township was arrested on the charge after it was authorized by the Marquette County Prosecutor’s Office. It is alleged that Bartczak enticed a minor to engage […]

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