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NMU Hosting Town Hall Meeting On Infrastructure Improvements Tomorrow On Campus

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A special town hall meeting is being held tomorrow at Northern Michigan University in Marquette focusing on infrastructure needs in the state. Governor Rick Snyder will be hosting the 21st Century Infrastructure Commission listening session. Northern Michigan University’s Vice President for Finance and Administration, and commission member, […]

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Three Arrested After Two Marquette Co. Armed Robberies

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Three men have been arrested after a pair of armed robberies in Marquette County this morning. Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies say two men, dressed in black clothes and wearing masks, entered the America’s Best Value Inn in Chocolay Township around 6:15 a.m., threatened the clerk with a […]

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Delta & Marquette Co. Cops Investigate Robberies

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Escanaba Public Safety Detectives are working in conjunction with the Marquette County Sheriff’s Detectives investigating the possible link between this morning’s armed robberies in Marquette County and one yesterday in Delta County. The Quality Inn and Suites in the City of Escanaba was robbed by two men […]

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Snyder Visits Marquette On U.P. Tour

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder will be in Marquette today as part of his current tour across the U.P. He will be speaking at a ceremony this afternoon at 4:30 celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund. The event is being held at the city’s […]

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Escanaba Motel Robbed Overnight

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Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Escanaba Public Safety is investigating an armed robbery at an area hotel early this morning. Officers were called to the Quality Inn and Suites on North Lincoln Road around 12:30 a.m. Reports say two masked men had entered the motel, demanded money from the front desk clerk […]

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Structure Fire In Ishpeming

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Ishpeming Fire Department was called out to a structure fire last night. Firefighters were called to 712 E. Empire Street around 10:30 p.m. and found moderate smoke coming from an attached garage. The building had light smoke in three apartments which were ventilated by firefighters. Ishpeming […]

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Meth Lab Discovered In Big Bay Campground

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Big Bay, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Detectives with the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team and State Police from the Negaunee Post investigated a suspected meth lab at Perkins Park Campground in Big Bay yesterday. Troopers were at the campground investigating an assault at a nearby store. They found the assault suspect at […]

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“Do It For Daniel” Documentary Premieres This Weekend

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Premiere events for the documentary film “Do It For Daniel” are happening this weekend in Ishpeming. The film tells the story of Daniel Olson, an all-state athlete from Ishpeming High School who ended his life in 2012 after a lengthy battle with depression. Daniel’s father, Ishpeming Hematite […]

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Long-Distance U.P. Phone System Problems Fixed

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Negaunee Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at Regional Dispatch in Negaunee say telephone outages that were being reported yesterday over a wide area of the U.P. have been repaired. The service outages appear to have been isolated to long distance calls via land lines. Authorities say that 9-1-1 service and […]

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Marquette Streets Closing Due To Bike Race

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette is reminding motorists of a series of street closures going into effect tomorrow morning for the annual “Ore to Shore” Mountain Bike Race. Starting at 6 a.m., Pine Street from Fair Avenue to Lakeshore Boulevard, and Powder Mill Road from County Road 550 […]

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