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MQT Planning Commission Holding Master Plan Public Hearing

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette Planning Commission is holding a public hearing tomorrow reviewing the amended Community Master Plan. City officials say developing the plan has been underway through an extensive public involvement process since Spring of 2012. The plan updates the Marquette Community Master Plan from 2004. […]

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Marquette County Road Closed Until Further Notice

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Road Commission has closed a portion of County Road 492 today. Crews will be working on a culvert replacement project just north of Weiland Drive. The closure will cause County Road 492 to be closed to through traffic between Brookton Road and Grove Street. […]

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MI AG Schuette Watching For Gas Price Gouging

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says his office is monitoring gas stations to check for attempted price gouging or fixing. Schuette has also issued a letter to BP, the owner of the Whiting, Indiana facility experiencing an outage that has been blamed for recent gas price increase […]

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Dianda Praises MTU-Enbridge Partnership To Watch Straits

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 110th District State Representative Scott Dianda is praising a new partnership between Michigan Tech’s Great Lakes Research Center and Enbridge to monitor the Straits of Mackinac. The Calumet Democrat says the partnership will mean additional protection for the waterway that is key to Michigan’s economy. Enbridge’s Pipeline […]

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Suspects In Escanaba Meth Lab Case Arraigned

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Four people arrested Wednesday in Escanaba after an investigation located an active meth lab have been arraigned. James Davidson, Robert Davidson, Sara Lalonde and Jessica Jo Sarasin were all arraigned in Delta County District Court on a charge of Operating or Maintaining a Meth Lab. James Davidson […]

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Delta County Man Injured In Motorcycle Accident

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Gladstone, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Delta County man was injured in a motorcycle accident on US-2 & 41 this morning. 39-year-old Greggory Simonsen of Rapid River was thrown from his motorcycle when it went out of control and went into the median after hitting some gravel on the highway near M-35. […]

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Michigan Governor Rick Snyder Visits Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Governor Rick Snyder was in Marquette today as part of a tour of the Upper Peninsula. Snyder joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to chat with News Director Walt Lindala about a wide range of topics. The Governor shared his thoughts on the […]

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Drawings Released For New Hospital in Marquette

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Marquette – UP Health System released the architectural renderings for the new Marquette hospital this morning, giving the public a preview of how the new facility should look upon completion. The drawings show an outside view of the planned design, with an image for summer, and another image showing the building in the winter. The […]

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Marquette Police Investigate Death Of Teen

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are investigating the death of a teenage girl. Officers were called to Preserve Drive just before 6:00 o’clock yesterday evening on a report of an unresponsive female. The 14-year-old girl was transported to UP Health System Marquette where she was later pronounced dead. Police […]

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Pickup – Semi Accident Injures One

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Ishpeming Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a two-vehicle accident yesterday in Ishpeming Township. It happened around 5:15 p.m. on US-41 at North Lake Road when an eastbound semi-truck, driven by 35-year-old David Spooner of Iron Mountain, attempted to turn left onto North Lake Road. Deputies say […]

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