2 dead after County Road 550 crash on Saturday

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MARQUETTE — Two people are dead after a single-vehicle crash along Marquette County Road 550 in Marquette Township early Saturday morning. At around 12:55 a.m., the Marquette County Sheriff’s Office responded to the crash, which occurred near Wetmore Landing. Police said in a news ...

Marquette beaches closed

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MARQUETTE — The city of Marquette beaches will be closed today due to inclement weather and hazardous water conditions. Lifeguards will not be on duty during this period of time. Beach status updates may also be accessed through the city's website at ...

Fighting the invaders


As invasive species continue to be a problem in Dickinson County, efforts to combat their spread this summer primarily will focus on Eurasian watermilfoil and wild parsnip. The amount of the aquatic EWM acreage “increased considerably” this year in Lake Antoine, according to a recent Lake ...

Juneteenth marked

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MARQUETTE — Juneteenth, which was formally recognized as a federal holiday on Thursday, was celebrated by the local nonprofit Social Justice For Us during the “Juneteenth: A Cultural Celebration” event held Saturday at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette. The park, which featured ...

Police Log


EDITOR’S NOTE: The following information is collected from Marquette City Police Department dispatch log books recorded at the time the calls were received. The incidents reported may have proven to be unfounded once police investigated. Some log entries may be edited or omitted due to space ...