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Marquette County Police Officer of the Year announced
The Marquette County Police Officer of the Year has been chosen as Sgt. Marty Munger of the Marquette City Police Department.
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Man charged with charity violation
According to the Marquette County Sheriff's Department, the charge is against 40-year-old Scott Martin of Ishpeming, owner of Martin Sports Apparel.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Northern Michigan News
Marquette County seeks state emergency declaration
The Mining Journal of Marquette and WLUC-TV report the county in Michigan's Upper Peninsula made the request this week to Gov. Rick Snyder.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Declaring a State of Emergency
We've seen State of Emergencies declared because of visible disasters, but what about ones that can't be seen? "What they're doing is going through piece by piece right now in Lansing, determining what it's like up here and they're trying to get a picture of what we have and they're going to submit that to the Governor's Office" said Don Brown ... (more)
Wed Mar 05, 2014
State of Michigan
Adaptive kayaking lessons offered in Marquette for veterans with disabilities
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has partnered with the Marquette County YMCA and Northern Michigan University Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreational Sports to offer a series of adaptive kayaking lessons for veterans with disabilities.
Ripple Effect of the Empire Mine Deal
The deal struck with the Empire Mine has brought relief to many of its workers, but it also buys time for workers to plan ahead in case the mine does not reach another agreement.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
One hurt in two vehicle crash
A Champion man continues to recover after a two car accident on Monday evening. The Marquette County Sheriff's Department reports that it happened at 8:35 p.m., on U.S.41 in Ishpeming Township.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Police continue fatal hit-and-run investigation
In the early morning hours of December 17, the Michigan State Police were contacted about a woman lying on Marquette County Road KCB, the Lighthouse Road, in Big Bay.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Lansing State Journal
Bath Twp. Board to interview finalists
Daniel Burke Wietecha will be interviewed on Wednesday, March 5, at 6 p.m. Sherry Katz-Hedrington will be interviewed on Thursday, March 6, at 1 p.m. David Thayer will be interviewed on Friday, March 7, at 1 p.m. All meetings will be held at the township offices, 14480 Webster Road, and are open to the public.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
City of Marquette want to keep MGH within city limits
People of Marquette County are still waiting to hear from Duke Lifepoint about the new location for Marquette General Hospital.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Detroit Free Press
You haven't lived here until ... you slide down the naturbahn luge track in Negaunee
JUST LIKE THE OLYMPIANS! Actually, no. The folks in Sochi made a kunstbahn, or artificial track, while the one in the Upper Peninsula's Marquette County, called Lucy Hill, is a naturbahn, or natural track.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Record warmth, 20 foot snowdrifts and thundersnow
Record warmth, 20 foot snowdrifts and thundersnow top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history .
Wed Feb 19, 2014
75 straight days at or below freezing, a Michigan county finally breaks 32-degree barrier
This winter season has been brutal across the state but when it comes to enduring cold temperatures, Lower Michigan residents have no room to complain.
Suicide prevention coalition formed in Marquette County
There's a new suicide prevention coalition, and Wednesday afternoon several agencies gathered at the MARESA building to talk about what needs to be done in helping to save a life.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Warning posted about M-28
Due to treacherous conditions on M-28 between Marquette and Munising, they are encouraging motorists to use M-94, especially in the Marquette County area.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
Ruling Due Soon on DNR Feral Pig Policy
An Upper Peninsula judge is expected to rule within 30 days on a hearing concerning the Department of Natural Resources' listing of certain pigs as an invasive species.
Suspect arrested in meth bust
After conducting a warranted search of a home at 429 E. High Street in Ishpeming, officers found several components to make meth.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Worst Storm in 18 Years: Feb 11-12, 1965
Much of the Upper Peninsula was nearly paralyzed by a severe snowstorm on February 11-12, 1965.
Two escape injury in rollover crash
According to the Marquette county Sheriff's Department, a 2013 Chevy driven by 19-year-old Molly Laurich of Harvey was heading on CR 480, when she lost control of the vehicle.