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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police have arrested a former Marquette man on explosives charges. 28-year-old Christian Nutini is charged with one count of Placing Explosives Near Property Causing Damage and one count of Placing An Explosive In Or Near A Vulnerable Target. The charges come after an investigation into […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has formally approved a purchase agreement with Duke LifePoint Healthcare for city land for the construction of a new hospital. By a 6-to-1 vote at a special meeting yesterday, Commissioners approved the agreement to sell 37 acres of land along Baraga Avenue to […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Gwinn man has been arrested following an investigation into a breaking and entering of a Marquette residence last week. 25-year-old Robert Oakland was arrested Wednesday after Marquette Police identified him as the suspect in the break-in that happened last Saturday. Oakland is alleged to have entered […]

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team is reporting the seizure of a meth lab yesterday in the City of Marquette. Detectives located the lab at a residence on the 1400 block of Wright Street. Detectives also found components for making meth and hazardous waste left over […]

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Republic, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Fire crews are back at the scene of a wildfire today in Marquette County. The Department of Natural Resources says fire was reported around 1:00 o’clock yesterday afternoon about three-and-a-half miles north of Republic near the Eagle Mine Humboldt Mill. At last report, the fire had consumed […]

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash this morning in Marquette Township. Authorities say the accident happened at the intersection of US-41 and Commerce Drive just before 10:00 a.m. An eastbound 2015 Chevy Cruze, driven by 61-year-old Mary Wesler of Marquette, ran a red light […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a motorcycle accident this morning on M-553 near the Marquette County Fairgrounds. The accident happened just before 8:00 a.m. south of County Road N-H when a deer ran out into the path of a southbound motorcycle operated by 33-year-old Daniel Hendrickson […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities responded to the Picnic Rocks area in the City of Marquette for a paddle boarder in distress just before 6:00 o’clock yesterday evening. Two Marquette Lifeguards on a jet ski where deployed out to the paddle boarder. The lifeguards stayed with the person until Coast Guard […]

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A downstate man was the victim of an apparent drowning in Lake Superior yesterday. 49-year-old Andrew Kneeshaw of Grand Blanc died in the incident reported near the shore of McLain State Park in Houghton County. Reports say Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a call about a stranded swimmer […]

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Negaunee, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Road Commission is closing a portion of County Road 480 in Negaunee beginning Monday. Crews will begin work on a $900-thousand repair and maintenance project on a bridge that runs over a section of railroad tracks. The Road Commission is replacing the deck and […]

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