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Bergman Wins Congressional Race, Incumbents Hold In State House

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Democrat Lon Johnson has officially conceded the race for the 1st Congressional District to Republican Jack Bergman. Bergman will now take over the seat currently held in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington, D.C. by Republican Dan Benishek, who is retiring at the end of this […]

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Voter Turnout Reported Heavy For Election 2016

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Heavy turnout has been reported across the state as Michigan voters are weighing in on races for president, all 14 congressional seats in Washington, D.C., all 110 Michigan State House Representatives in Lansing and two state Supreme Court justices. In the race for the 1st District of […]

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Marquette Man Arrested For Credit Card Theft

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette man has been arrested in connection with an investigation into stolen credit cards. 39-year-old Darrell Clark was arrested yesterday on one count of Illegal Use of a Financial Transaction Device. Authorities say Clark stole credit cards from a wallet in a vehicle in north Marquette […]

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Marquette Police Search For Hit & Run Suspect

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are looking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect vehicle involved in a weekend hit & run accident. It happened last Saturday around 8:45 pm on the 1200 block of North McClellan Avenue. Police say the suspect vehicle is believed to be a […]

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M-DOT Puts M-94 Rebuild On Hold Until Spring

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Michigan Department of Transportation says repairs on the M-94 culvert washout in Marquette County will begin this spring. M-DOT officials say the cost and timeline for building a new structure to replace the culverts would face both significant weather challenges and expenses if the project were […]

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Man Arrested For Crashing Into Miner Stadium Concession Stand

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Negaunee, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Negaunee City Police report the arrest of one person for driving into a concession stand at the Negaunee High School football field. Officers responded to the scene just after 12:30 yesterday morning after a southbound vehicle on South Hungerford Avenue went off of the road and crashed […]

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Hit And Run Accident In Gladstone Investigated

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Gladstone, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Gladstone Public Safety is looking for the public’s help in their investigation into a hit-and-run crash. Reports say officers were called out to the 700 block of Delta Avenue yesterday around 7:30 a.m. Two parked vehicles had been hit and the suspect vehicle had left the scene. […]

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Candidates Running For Marquette County Board District 3 Seat Discuss Issues

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two candidates are running for the post of representing District 3 on the Marquette County Board of Commissioners. Democrat Stephen Adamini and Independent Bill Vajda are in the home stretch of their campaigns for the seat, which covers a portion of the City of Marquette and a […]

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Casperson Oil And Gas Revenue Allocation Bill Becomes Law

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Legislation authored by Republican State Senator Tom Casperson of Escanaba revising allocation of gas and oil lease revenue in the state has been signed into law by Governor Rick Snyder. The measure modifies requirements for agreements by mineral owners and producers before an operator can request approval […]

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Negaunee City Council Takes Up Sundberg Building

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Negaunee, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Negaunee City Council has a special meeting tonight to discuss the plans for the demolition of an abandoned building in the downtown. According to the agenda, the council will be reevaluating and potentially rescinding a motion made at their last meeting in October about the demolition […]

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