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NMU Board Approves Fee Increase But Waits On Tuition

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Northern Michigan University Board of Trustees today approved a $164 per semester increase in housing and dining rates for the upcoming academic year. The Board, however, did not make a decision on tuition and will take up the matter after higher education appropriations are decided in […]

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MTU Board Approves New Strategic Plan, Increases Tuition

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Technological University’s Board of Control has approved a new strategic plan for the Houghton school. The board says the plan will focus on exceptional and diverse people, distinctive educational programs, and research, innovation and entrepreneurship to position Michigan Tech as a leading global technological university. In […]

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One Man Killed, One Man Injured In Houghton Accident

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in Houghton say one man died and another was injured in an accident involving an unoccupied dump truck this morning at the city’s Public Works garage. Houghton Police say the dump truck rolled over a 48-year-old and a 49-year-old man, both from Houghton, around 7:20 this […]

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Man Arrested For Break-In Now Suspect In Car Theft

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Calumet, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Houghton County man who was arraigned in connection with a break-in at a Calumet auto parts store is now the suspect in two car thefts and another break-in. 36-year-old Isaac Laplander of Calumet was charged in the break-in at Harter’s Auto Supply that occurred last week. […]

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U.P. College Graduations This Weekend

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University’s spring commencement ceremony will be held at 10:30 tomorrow morning at the Superior Dome in Marquette. Of the 991 students eligible to graduate, nearly 890 are expected to participate in the ceremony. The commencement exercises will be broadcast live on WNMU Public TV 13 […]

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Search Warrants In Grand Marias

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Grand Marais, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Arrest warrants have been filed for two people in Alger County following the execution of a search warrant in Grand Marais. Reports say the search warrant was executed on March 20th at the Sportsman’s Restaurant located on Lake Avenue. Warrants for possession of marijuana and for […]

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Marquette City Block Project Starts Monday

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 200 block of West Washington Street in the City of Marquette will undergo a major repair and improvement project beginning Monday. The Marquette Downtown Development Authority says the project will include complete replacement of the curbing, removal of brick pavers, installation of stamped concrete, and the […]

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Roundabout Public Meeting Tonight In Ishpeming

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  A public meeting is being held this evening in Ishpeming discussing the planned construction of roundabouts in the area. M-DOT plans to convert the intersection of US-41/M-28 and Second Street into a roundabout while the city is planning to realign Third Street and Second Street, as well […]

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M-DOT Delta County Bridge Repair Underway

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Rapid River, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is starting a repair project today on a bridge on US-2 in Delta County. M-DOT says the project will repair railings on the bridge over the Rapid River. The project will require the closure of the eastbound outside lane of US-2 […]

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UP Health System Donates $30K To Peter White Public Library

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with UP Health System made a contribution of $30,000 to Peter White Public Library Development Fund last night in Marquette. UP Health System representatives announced the donation and presented a check to the library at the regular meeting of the Marquette City Commission. UP Health System […]

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