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Founders Landing project reworked

April 11, 2015 MARQUETTE — Development at Founders Landing is expected to continue this year with the construction of the first phase of a 220-space private parking structur. more »»

State Rep. pushing Congress to oppose nuclear waste dump near Lake Huron

April 11, 2015 TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Michigan Re. more »»

Planners approve initial site plan for Sawyer hotel

April 11, 2015 MARQUETTE — Plans to redevelop a former Air Force dormitory into a three-story, 56-room hotel at K.I. Sawyer are moving forward. more »»

Group wants statewide vote on fracking ban

April 11, 2015 LANSING (AP) — A Michigan group is seeking to put a ban on horizontal hydraulic fracturing up for a statewide vote in November 2016. more »»

Storm hits region

April 10, 2015 MARQUETTE — Don’t put away those snow boots just yet. more »»

Tax loophole scrutinized: Legislative solution garners support locally

April 10, 2015 MARQUETTE — A legislative solution to close the “dark store” tax loophole, embraced statewide since 2010 by the Michigan Tax Tribunal, will not likely have retroactive impacts on appeals previously... more »»

Marijuana legalization ballot drive launched in state of Michigan

April 10, 2015 LANSING — Michigan would legalize the use of marijuana for recreational use under the wording of a proposed ballot initiative submitted Thursday, the first of what could be competing legalization... more »»

State veterans’ health care facilities performing well

April 9, 2015 LANSING — The chronically long waits for care that have infuriated patients at Veterans Affairs hospitals and clinics in some parts of the country are a lot more rare in Michigan, and the handful of... more »»

Telkite seeks to redevelop KI Sawyer dorm into hotel

April 9, 2015 MARQUETTE — The Forsyth Township Planning Commission is scheduled to review a site plan today for a project that would repurpose a former U.S. Air Force dormitory into a 56-room hotel at K.I. Sawye. more »»

Standoff defendant enters pleas

April 9, 2015 MARQUETTE — The 28-year-old Marquette man arrested on two felony firearms charges following a standoff with city police last month has pleaded guilty to lesser charges. more »»

Council OKs land purchase for roundabout

April 9, 2015 ISHPEMING — The Ishpeming City Council unanimously approved a motion Wednesday night giving City Attorney Bonnie Hoff and City Manager Mark Slown authority to complete the purchase of property the... more »»

State struggling to clean up leaking underground storage tank sites

April 9, 2015 ISHPEMING — Michigan has about 8,500 sites known to have been contaminated by the release of materials from underground storage tanks that still need to be cleaned up, according to a federal agency. more »»

Mill discharge permit OK’d

April 8, 2015 HUMBOLDT — The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has approved revisions to the surface water discharge permit for Eagle Mine’s Humboldt Mill in response to public input received at a draf... more »»

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev convicted in Boston Marathon bombing

April 8, 2015 BOSTON (AP) — Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing by a federal jury that now must decide whether the 21-year-old former college student should be executed. more »»

Township OKs firm to seek road bids

April 8, 2015 MARQUETTE — The Marquette Township Board Tuesday OK’d a local engineering firm to proceed with soliciting bids to get a better idea of the costs for the Local Roads Rehabilitation Project. more »»

Shipping alert: U.S. Coast Guard crews clearing path through Lake Superior ice

April 8, 2015 SAULT STE. MARIE (AP) — Crews are working to clear a path through ice on eastern Lake Superior that’s left freighters unable to move, including one that had a hole punched in its hull. The U.. more »»

Gwinn addresses fiscal issues

April 8, 2015 MARQUETTE — Moving toward a final decision about reopening Gilbert Elementary School, the finance committee for the Gwinn school board met last week to go over spreadsheets and review the district’s... more »»

DNR officer mistakenly shoots family’s pet pig

April 8, 2015 ISHPEMING — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources said the conservation officer who shot and killed a pet pig in Ely Township Thursday afternoon acted in accordance with state la. more »»

Michigan cutting 3 prison stores under new pact

April 8, 2015 LANSING (AP) — About 30 Michigan prison workers are expected to lose their jobs as the state eliminates three regional prison stores, officials said. more »»

Cheryl Reed out as North Wind adviser at NMU

April 7, 2015 MARQUETTE — The Board of Directors for The North Wind newspaper, an independent, student-run publication of Northern Michigan University, voted Friday not to rehire the paper’s adviser and denied it... more »»



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