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Lost Hunter Located Safely In Iron County

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Iron River, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Iron Mountain Post report finding a lost hunter Iron County. The man, 69-year-old Francis Nenning of Iron River, called 9-1-1 yesterday before noon to say he had gotten lost in the woods after leaving his camp on Monday. He had had spent […]

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MTU Yik Yak Threat Suspect Arraigned

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The suspect in a racially-motivated social media threat last week at Michigan Tech may have charges against him dropped. Reports say 21-year-old Matthew Schultz, of Norway, Michigan, was arraigned today in 97th District Court on a charge of disturbing the peace for a post threatening the lives […]

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HONOR CU Selects Teacher Award Winners

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio) – Honor Credit Union has selected the winners of their 6th Annual Honor Teacher Awards. The program gives teachers around the state an opportunity to win $100 to use for their classroom or school. Entrants submitted a short description of what they would use the $100 for, and 30 […]

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U.P. Fatal Accident Under Investigation

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police say a fatal traffic accident on Friday in Alger County remains under investigation today. Troopers responded to a one vehicle accident just before 9:30 Friday morning in Limestone Township. 53-year-old Robin McClellan of Rapid River was northbound on US-41 about one mile south of Diffin […]

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Suspect Arrested In MTU Yik Yak Student Threat

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Tech Department of Public Safety and Police Services says a suspect in Thursday’s social media threats was taken into custody late last night. The suspect was arrested after an investigation into an anonymous post on the social media site Yik Yak threatening the lives of […]

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Casperson Holding Marquette Congressional Campaign Event

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Senator Tom Casperson will be in Marquette later today to talk to the public about his run for Congress. The Escanaba Republican will meet with voters to introduce himself and discuss their concerns for the 1st Congressional District. Casperson announced his decision on Monday to run […]

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MSHDA Grant To Help Cut U.P. Blight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan State Housing Development Authority has awarded a grant to Marquette and Houghton Counties to help demolish four to five blighted residential buildings. The $83,400 Community Development Block Grant will be used to demolish three buildings in Marquette County’s Republic Township and one to two buildings […]

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Manistique Man Sentenced To Life In Prison

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Manistique, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Manistique man who plead guilty to murder charges in connection with the death of three people in Schoolcraft County has been sentenced to life in prison. 47-year-old Garry Cordell was sentenced today on two counts of first degree murder and one count of felony murder for […]

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County Road 480 Bridge Project Wraps Up

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Marquette County, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Road Commission says a bridge project on County Road 480 is wrapping up tomorrow. The Road Commission is reopening the bridge on County Road 480 over the LS&I Railroad to through traffic as of noon. Work on the bridge deck had been underway […]

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Delta County Man Arrested For Fraud

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Delta County man has been arrested following a month-long credit card fraud investigation. 26-year-old Kyle Genewick of Gladstone is charged with Larceny in a Building and Theft of a Financial Transaction Device, which are both felonies. The investigation into the theft of the credit card found […]

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