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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is starting a resurfacing project on US-41 in Marquette County on Monday. According to officials, the project will be resurfacing US-41 from the Marquette/Alger county line north to County Road 456. M-DOT says the project will require lane closures with traffic shifts […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The investigation is continuing into the cause of a chemical spill in downtown Manistique, which was confirmed to be mercury. A suspicious liquid was found at a common entrance to a downtown business’s upstairs apartment. The building’s owner contacted police after an employee of the business had […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Delta County store clerk who assisted in the theft of money from the cash register at the business she was working at nearly a year ago has been sentenced to jail time. Annaelise Ambrose, 23, of Escanaba assisted in a larceny at the Grain N’ Grape […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The former director of an assisted living facility in Manistique convicted of embezzlement charges has been sentenced to one year behind bars. Jana Chaperon, 39, of Rapid River was arrested following an investigation into embezzlement involving Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital. Chaperon was the director of the Woodland Meadows […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County woman has been arrested in connection with a hit and run traffic accident that happened earlier this month. Heather Arseneau, 32, of Ishpeming was arrested on three misdemeanor charges for the accident that happened on July 14th on County Road around 2:20 a.m. when […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A coalition of U.S. Senators from six Great Lakes states are encouraging President Obama to include risks and impacts to the Great Lakes into his plan addressing climate change. Senators Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow of Michigan, Dick Durbin of Illinois, Al Franken of Minnesota, Sherrod Brown […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation hopes motorists will take notice of a pilot, statewide safety campaign that is starting today on state highways. M-DOT will display the number of traffic fatalities on Michigan roadways year to date on selected electronic signs, also known as Dynamic Message Signs. […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police say Michigan law enforcement officers made 4,434 traffic stops and arrested 131 drunk drivers during the July Fourth Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over crackdown that ran from July 1-7. This included 25 arrests under the state’s high blood alcohol content law (.17 or higher), […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette man has been arrested on charges of malicious destruction of property and resisting and obstructing. Marquette Police were called to the 500 block of Hawley Street Monday on a report of a man writing on a dumpster. A witness observed the man running from the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A home in Sands Township was destroyed by an early-morning fire today. The fire was reported just after 5 a.m. at a home at 432 Silver Creek Road. Few details have been released at this time, but reports say there was a loud explosion prior to the […]

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