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Two Arrested On Meth Charges In Marquette County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Forsyth Township Police report the arrest of two people on meth charges. Police were called out around 3:00 pm yesterday after a witness reported seeing a meth lab in a vehicle on Pearce Street. The suspect vehicle was found at a local business and a traffic stop […]

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Mike Klein Declares Write-In Candidacy For Marquette County Sheriff

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Current Marquette County Undersheriff Mike Klein has declared as a write-in candidate for Marquette County Sheriff in the upcoming November 8th general election. Klein joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about his decision to re-enter the race following a defeat in […]

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Two Hurt In Chocolay Twp. Rear-End Traffic Crash

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Chocolay Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A two-vehicle accident today in Chocolay Township injured two people. The accident happened just after noon on US-41 near Vera Street. Chocolay Township Police say a vehicle, driven by 61-year-old Mary Dyer of Harvey, was waiting to turn left onto Vera Street when it was rear-ended […]

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Gwinn Man Arrested For CSC Involving A Minor

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man has been jailed on Criminal Sexual Conduct charges. 35-year-old Dennis Forbes of Gwinn has been charged with 1st Degree and 2nd degree CSC involving a victim under the age of 13. The arrest comes after an investigation by authorities into a report of […]

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Gwinn Woman Arraigned For Embezzlement

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Gwinn woman has been arraigned on a felony charge of embezzlement. 44-year-old Tracy Marie Spruitenburg is charged with embezzling $1,000 or more but less than $20,000 for allegedly taking money from the Pines Condo Association while she was the group’s treasurer. She was arrested last week […]

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Marquette City Commission Holds Regular Meeting Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting tonight in Marquette. Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview the meeting’s agenda. Angeli said a key item on the agenda is a presentation from officials with Northern Michigan […]

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Ontonagon Man Arrested For Knife Assault

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Ontonagon, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Ontonagon County Sheriff’s Office says a 25 year-old Ontonagon man was arrested last night following an assault with a knife. The man, who’s name has not been released, was arrested on charges of Felonious Assault, Resisting & Obstruction, Destruction of Property and a Probation Violation. The […]

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Boat Capsizes On Lake Michigan On Ogontz Bay

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Nahma, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Rescue authorities were called out to Ogontz Bay on Big Bay deNoc this morning after a boat carrying four duck hunters capsized. The boat overturned around 10:00 am, and three of the four hunters were able to make it to shore safely. The fourth boater held on […]

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Unemployment Drops Seasonally In Michigan

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates in September declined in all of the state’s 17 major labor market areas. The Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget says seasonal job gains resulted in a state rate of 4-point-4 percent. That’s down from 4-point-9 percent in August and 4-point-6 percent […]

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Marquette Man Appointed To State Port Committee

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette man has been appointed by Governor Rick Snyder to serve on a state advisory committee dealing with lake port issues. Former Marquette City Manager and current Marquette County Board candidate Bill Vajda has been appointed to the Michigan Port Authority Advisory Committee. The nine-member board […]

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