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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – In Alger County, a Blizzard Warning remains in effect until Noon today. Northwest winds will continue to gust to around 40 mph near Lake Superior and to around 30 mph inland through this morning, resulting in blizzard conditions with severe blowing and drifting of snow. The heaviest […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Inclement weather and sub-zero air temperatures and wind chills have resulted in several school districts around the U.P. deciding to cancel classes for Monday, January 27th 2014.  Here is a look at the latest list of closures: SCHOOL CLOSINGS Northern Michigan University in Marquette.  A decision concerning […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The following schools are closed or delayed this morning due to inclement weather: SCHOOL CLOSINGS Marquette Area Public Schools Father Marquette NorthStar Academy & Polaris Middle School Marquette-Alger RESA Gwinn Cmmunity Schools Ishpeming Public Schools – Elementary Parent-Teacher Conferences will be rescheduled. Negaunee Public Schools NICE Community […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The DNR and the U.P. Deer Advisory Team are inviting deer hunters to an open house in Marquette this week. The open house is being held Thursday at the Ramada Inn from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The open house includes a short presentation about regional deer management, […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Representative Dan Benishek visited Ishpeming High School today to announce a new Congressional student contest. Benishek spoke with students about the new contest which will allow students to design an app for use on a smartphone. The Congressman says the contest encourages increased opportunities for science, […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A 49-year-old Iron River woman was killed in a traffic crash involving a car and an Iron County plow truck early this morning in the western U.P. State Police at the Iron Mountain Post say the crash occurred at approximately 6:15 a.m, central time, at US-2 and […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Ishpeming Schools Board of Education has selected a replacement for interim superintendent Dan Paul, who resigned as of yesterday due to health issues. Anthony Bertucci, District Business Manager, has been appointed to the post until the school board finds a new permanent District Superintendent.

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Township Business Association is holding their annual meeting & Year End Celebration this evening.  The meeting begins at 5:00 o’clock at Hudson’s Classic Grill. Area physician and author Dr. James Surrell will be the guest speaker and will discuss the lighter side of doing business […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A water main break this morning in the Learning Resources Center at Northern Michigan University caused some flooding and problems with online and e-mail services on campus. University officials closed the Learning Resources Center because of the water break until noon today. Generators in the basement of […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Sault Ste. Marie Post are continuing the investigation into a weekend fatal snowmobiling accident that killed an Ontario man. 61-year-old Ronald Kelly of Soo, Ontario, was killed Saturday evening around 6:30 when he was eastbound on East 8 Mile Road in Chippewa County’s […]

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