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Long airport security waits anger fliers

May 14, 2016 WASHINGTON — Facing a growing backlash over extremely long waits at airport security, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson asked fliers “to be patient” as the government takes steps to get them... more »»

If the shoe fits

May 13, 2016 ISHPEMING — Middle schoolers in Ishpeming received a soleful boost Thursday during lunch facilitated by a local church — new shoes. more »»

BLP receives facility financing, schedules groundbreaking

May 13, 2016 MARQUETTE — The Marquette Board of Light and Power completed its bonding process with Bank of America-Merrill Lynch Thursday morning and recently announced the date of an official groundbreaking for... more »»

BLP awards site prep contract

May 13, 2016 MARQUETTE — The Marquette Board of Light and Power on Tuesday awarded a contract for site preparation work related to the utility’s new electric generating facility that includes clearing about a... more »»

Ishpeming standoff resolved peacefully

May 13, 2016 ISHPEMING — A male suspect allegedly connected to an armed robbery in the city of Marquette was arrested late Thursday afternoon after a three-hour standoff in Ishpeming involving Ishpeming police,... more »»

West end pageant contestants prepare for contests

May 13, 2016 Nineteen girls will be competing for the titles of Independence Princess 2016 and Miss Independence 2016 at 5 pm. Saturday in the Westwood High School Auditorium. more »»

Northern’s MPA program among most affordable

May 13, 2016 MARQUETTE — Northern Michigan University has one of the nation’s most affordable online master’s degree programs in public administration for 2016, according to more »»

Young ‘Cats

May 12, 2016 MARQUETTE — Hundreds of sixth-grade students from Northern Michigan University’s charter schools around the state are visiting campus today as part of the Young Wildcat Scholars program. more »»

Standoff in Ishpeming resolved

May 12, 2016 ISHPEMING — One adult suspect who was allegedly connected to an armed robbery in the city of Marquette about one month ago was arrested in Ishpeming late Thursday afternoon after a three-hour... more »»

Police ID explosion victim; community backs effort to raise money for medical expenses

May 12, 2016 MARQUETTE — Police have identified the man injured in the explosion that destroyed a building in K.I. Sawyer earlier this month as 33-year-old Derek Parker, of Skandia. more »»

Stabenow bill aims to increase use of wood

May 12, 2016 MARQUETTE — U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Lansing, and Se. more »»

MAPS getting upgrades this summer, beyond

May 12, 2016 MARQUETTE — The Marquette school board awarded bids Monday to two Marquette-based contractors for sinking fund projects set to be completed this summer. more »»

Fire danger soars

May 11, 2016 MARQUETTE — An elevated wildfire risk in portions of the eastern Upper Peninsula continues today, with rainfall expected tonight or Thursday as a cold front moves into the area. more »»

Gwinn schools move forward with bond sale

May 11, 2016 GWINN — The Gwinn school board on Monday approved the competitive sale of bonds, following voter approval May 3 of the district’s $4.4 million bond proposal. more »»

Township makes counteroffer to property purchase

May 11, 2016 MARQUETTE — The Marquette Township Board on Tuesday made a counteroffer to the group looking to purchase the former township hall and garage property along Marquette County Road 492. more »»

BLP seeking permits for beach landing in energy equipment delivery

May 11, 2016 MARQUETTE — To transport massive equipment needed for its new generating facility, the Marquette Board of Light and Power and its consultants are moving forward with the plan that includes a beach... more »»

Racine sentenced in child abuse case

May 11, 2016 MARQUETTE — A West Branch Township man charged with physically abusing his 3-month-old son last June was recently sentenced to 12 to 30 years in prison. more »»

Transit time

May 10, 2016 MARQUETTE — Sky watchers of all ages visited Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette on Monday to view the planet Mercury traverse in front of the Su. more »»

City OKs abatement work on Wright Street structure

May 10, 2016 MARQUETTE — The Marquette City Commission on Monday authorized waiving the competitive bidding process to award a contract for asbestos abatement at property on Wright Street that will be the site o... more »»

Gwinn school board reshuffles administrative roles

May 10, 2016 GWINN — K.I. Sawyer Elementary School Principal Sandy Petrovich will become the district special programs coordinator in Gwinn schools next year as part of administrative restructuring. more »»



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