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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A hunter who went missing yesterday in Houghton County was recovered by authorities safely. The Houghton County Sheriff’s Department says 25-year-old Joe Burns of Sterling Heights was hunting yesterday in the Bowstead Lake area of Duncan Township. He was declared missing around 3:00 p.m.  According to Sheriff’s […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Senator Tom Casperson says anti-hunting advocates are acting like bullies for harassing an Upper Michigan teenager after a successful bear hunting trip. The Escanaba Republican says “bullies are as bullies do, and I won’t keep silent about this mob of bullies any more than I’d put […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Motorists in Michigan will find the average gas price edged up one-point-seven cents per gallon this past week, according to Triple-A Michigan. Michigan’s current statewide average is $3.31 per gallon, almost eleven cents less than this same time last year. The average price for self-serve regular dropped […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Possible solutions to a controversy over heavy truck traffic in the City of Marquette and Marquette Township were the focus of a special meeting last night. The multi-jurisdictional public meeting was held at the Marquette Township Community Center in front of a packed house of concerned residents […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Forsyth Township Police are looking for the public’s help in their investigation of a weekend hit and run. Police say a vehicle, believed to be a black 2004 to 2006 Chevrolet pickup truck missed a curve on M-35, sometime early Sunday morning, and hit two cars that […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with the Eagle Mine are holding another community forum tonight in Humboldt. The forum will update community members on the progress at the Eagle Mine in western Marquette County, which is on schedule to start production in late 2014. Attendees will be able to talk with […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette Township Officials are hosting a multi-jurisdictional public discussion tonight on current and future transportation needs of the region. Township Supervisor Dennis Liimatta says there are several current local issues under debate regarding routes for heavy truck traffic generated by various industries, that will impact not only […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A rate increase is on the way for customers of the Marquette Board of Light and Power. Following a 6-1 vote last night by the Marquette City Commission to approve a proposed increase by the BLP, customers will see the first phase of an overall 25% increase […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  The Marquette City Commission voted last night to delay a final decision on a controversial proposed city road ordinance. Commissioners said they are willing to put off a decision for 90 days as government and business stakeholders work to find and agreement that focuses on heavy truck […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News ) –  Marquette City Police say two teenagers have been arrested in connection with the recent death of a Marquette man. 19-year-old Jordan Beaudry and 17-year-old Christopher Garrow, both of Marquette, have been charged with concealing the death of an individual and failing to report the discovery of […]

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