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Gwinn Man Sentenced For Domestic Violence

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette county man was sentenced yesterday for domestic assault. 29-year-old Brandon Strohm of Gwinn was arrested on April 2nd by Forsyth Township Police who responded to a report of domestic assault at a residence on the 400 block of North River Drive in Gwinn. Strohm was […]

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New Traffic Lights Coming To Marquette Township

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Marquette, Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is getting ready to install new traffic lights in Marquette Township. The lights will be installed on US-41/M-28 at Brickyard Road near the Best Buy store. M-DOT says the new lights are being put in due to increased traffic and changing […]

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Man Arrested On Reckless Driving Charges

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Copper Country man is facing arraignment later this month following his arrest in connection with a reckless driving case and a rollover crash in Calumet Township. State Police at the Calumet Post say the 27-year-old Houghton man was arrested on a warrant for reckless driving related […]

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Michigan Tech Board Extends President’s Contract

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Tech University in Houghton has extended the contract of President Glenn Mroz. The University’s Board of Trustees voted to extend Mroz’s contract through June 30th, 2018. His current contract was set to expire on June 30th of 2016. According to a statement from the university, the […]

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M-DOT Starts Major U.P. Road Projects

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation has started up a pair of major road projects today in Upper Michigan. In Delta County, M-DOT will be replacing the bridge on US-2 over the Ogontz River near Nahma. The project is expected to be completed on October 16th. In Marquette […]

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Marquette One Of The Top 10 Best Small Cities In Nation

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The city of Marquette has been selected as one of the Top 10 Small Cities in America. The list, published by the website NerdWallet.com, posts Marquette as #8 of 100 cities with populations under 75,000. The site analyzed 1300 cities around the country in the areas of […]

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Update On Fatal SUV-Semi Head-On Collision

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Skandia Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff has released an update about the fatal head-on crash between a semi-truck and an SUV yesterday in Marquette County’s Skandia Township. The accident happened around 8:00 a.m. on US-41 and Kreiger Drive when a northbound Ford Explorer, driven by 24-year-old Brandon Doneau […]

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Chocolay Township Police Report Several Vehicle Break-Ins

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Chocolay, Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Chocolay Township Police are investigating several thefts of items taken from motor vehicles over the holiday weekend in the Harvey area. Police are advising residents to lock their vehicles, outbuildings and homes to prevent further occurrences.

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Marquette City Commission Addresses Food Trucks And Smoking In Presque Isle Park

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission will take another look at a plan to regulate food trucks in the city. Following public comments from both brick-and-mortar restaurant and mobile food truck owners at last night’s meeting, Commissioners voted to have city staff reassess the proposed ordinance and develop a […]

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Marquette County Fatal Semi-truck SUV Accident

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Skandia Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Police are reporting a fatal head-on crash between a semi-truck and an SUV this morning in Marquette County’s Skandia Township. The accident happened around 8:00 o’clock on US-41 and Kreiger Drive when a northbound Ford Explorer crossed the centerline and collided with the semi. The Marquette […]

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